CHAMPCAR/CART: Lausitz: Dale Coyne Racing qualifying report

Lausitz, Germany - Saturday, May 10------Dale Coyne Racing team mates, Alex Yoong and Joel Camathias qualified today 13th and 18th respectively for the second running of the German 500 at Lausitzring. Alex Yoong posted his second weekend in a...

Lausitz, Germany - Saturday, May 10------Dale Coyne Racing team mates, Alex Yoong and Joel Camathias qualified today 13th and 18th respectively for the second running of the German 500 at Lausitzring.

Alex Yoong posted his second weekend in a row qualifying in 13th position running a weekend best lap time of 38.152 seconds around the 3-turn 2.0 mile oval. "I was hoping for more after the needed gear change from this mornings session," reported the Malaysion driver. "We made gains but need a bit more, nonetheless I am happy with another 13th position and know that tomorrow is a long race and look for a good finish.

Joel Camathias qualified 18th with a time 38.558 seconds. "We need to find some more speed in the car and the team is working to help me with that," commented the personable Swiss. "This will be my first oval race and I am looking forward to a strong finish and learning a lot tomorrow."

Sunday's race represents the first oval race for both Dale Coyne Racing drivers. With the experience of the team on ovals, look for solid strategy and good finishes for Yoong and Camathias in tomorrows German 500.

-dcr-

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Joel Camathias , Alex Yoong , Dale Coyne
Teams Dale Coyne Racing