Taws sweeps qualifying to grab pole in Toronto

Toronto, Ont. (July 6, 2002) - Rookie driver Ashley Taws of AIM Autosport won both qualifying sessions so far this weekend to grab the pole for the F1600 Molson Indy at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto on Sunday. The Newmarket native posted her...

Toronto, Ont. (July 6, 2002) - Rookie driver Ashley Taws of AIM Autosport won both qualifying sessions so far this weekend to grab the pole for the F1600 Molson Indy at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto on Sunday.

The Newmarket native posted her best time on Friday with a lap of 1:19.471 and an average speed of 79.500. Her time today was over a half-second slower at 1:20.062 (78.913).

Series leader Louis-Philippe Dumoulin, who won the first race of the F1600 season at Mosport and finished second in the second stage in Montreal, will start from the second position tomorrow. He also had his better time in the Friday session at 1:19.796.

Rounding out the top six in the starting grid will be Christopher Guerrieri, Eric Paradis, Didier Schraenen and Ryan Floer.

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Series General
Drivers Ashley Taws , Louis-Philippe Dumoulin , Didier Schraenen