NA-F2000: Charlotte Preview

FORMULA 2000 SERIES CMS OVAL HOSTS ROUNDS ...

FORMULA 2000 SERIES CMS OVAL HOSTS ROUNDS #9 & #10 FRIDAY, SATURDAY

Australian David Besnard continues his quest for the 1998 USAC/SCCA Formula 2000 National Championship this weekend in rounds nine and ten of the series at Charlotte (NC) Motor Speedway.

Besnard leads Ryan Hampton of Glendora, Calif. by 37 points entering the two 30-lap races on the 1-1/2 mile paved oval. Practice is set from noon-12:30 p.m. Friday, with qualifying from 1-2 p.m. Friday's feature is at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday's feature is at 6:45 p.m.

Last year's Charlotte rounds were the most hotly-contested in series history, with Hampton scoring a victory in a race which saw no less than 16 official lead changes in 30 laps!

Formula 2000 Point Standings: 1-David Besnard-227; 2-Ryan Hampton-190; 3-Robby McGehee-152; 4-Andy Lally-148; 5-Mike Johnson-115; 6-Marc Antoine Camirand-113; 7-Jonathan Bottoms-110; 8-Jon Herb-102; 9-Steve Rikert-96; 10-Bobby Oergel-90.

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Series Other open wheel
Drivers Robby McGehee , Jon Herb , Andy Lally , David Besnard , Ryan Hampton , Mike Johnson