NA-F2000: Mid-Ohio race one notes

Formula Ford Zetec Championship Race 1 Notes from Mid-Ohio 5:26 PM -- The field has been given the three minute signal. 5:26 PM -- The track is damp after a heavy rain shower earlier in the afternoon. 5:26 PM -- The 26 car field will line-up...

Formula Ford Zetec Championship Race 1 Notes from Mid-Ohio

5:26 PM -- The field has been given the three minute signal.

5:26 PM -- The track is damp after a heavy rain shower earlier in the afternoon.

5:26 PM -- The 26 car field will line-up behind the pace car on the front-straight.

5:28 PM -- No. 23 Bomarito will start on the pole.

5:28 PM -- Starting alongside No. 23 on the front-row will be No. 9 Kasemets.

5:29 PM -- The series point leader, No. 32 Barber, will start fifth.

5:30 PM -- In Rounds Five and Six at Mid-Ohio in June, No. 9 and No. 32 won.

5:31 PM -- Pace car lights are out.

5:31 PM -- The field will get the start on the back straight.

5:32 PM -- GREEN, Working Lap 1, The field goes three-abreast at the start.

5:33 PM -- Working Lap 1, No. 23 holds the lead over No. 91 Kimball.

5:35 PM -- Working Lap 2, No. 25 A. Prendeville has passed No. 32 to move into fifth.

5:35 PM -- Working Lap 3, Top-five is No. 23, No. 91, No. 9, No. 2 Aschenbach and No. 25.

5:36 PM -- Working Lap 3, No. 35 Crean is reported to have gearbox problems.

5:36 PM -- Working Lap 4, No. 8 Baltzer is in the pits with damage to the rear wing. Corners workers are reported he hit the tire barrier in turn 11.

5:37 PM -- Working Lap 5, No. 23 has pulled out a two second lead over No. 91.

5:38 PM -- Working Lap 5, No. 36 Hansen has spun in turn three.

5:38 PM -- YELLOW, Working Lap 5, For the car in turn three, which is stuck in the gravel trap.

5:40 PM -- Working Lap 6, The top-five is No. 23, No. 91, No. 9, No. 2 and No. 32.

5:41 PM -- Working Lap 7, No. 3 Fickling and No. 12 Gue have entered the pits under the yellow. Both are changing to slick tires.

5:44 PM -- Working Lap 8, The track has a distinct dry line.

5:45 PM -- Working Lap 8, Field given signal that green will be shown next time by.

5:46 PM -- GREEN, Working Lap 9, The top-five are evenly spaced apart.

5:47 PM -- Working Lap 9, No. 3 Williams leads the ACC class.

5:47 PM -- Working Lap 9, No. 28 Pecorari is in the pits.

5:48 PM -- Working Lap 10, Third through fifth have bunched up.

5:50 PM -- Working Lap 11, The top-five is No. 23, No. 91, No. 9, No. 32 and No. 2.

5:51 PM -- Working Lap 12, No. 91 has closed the gap on the lead to half a second.

5:53 PM -- Working Lap 14, No. 91 continues to close on No. 91.

5:54 PM -- Working Lap 14, No. 95 Thomas has taken the lead in ACC.

5:56 PM -- YELLOW, Working Lap 16, For No. 93 Williams who has become high centered on the curb.

5:58 PM -- Working Lap 16, Top-five is No. 23, No. 91, No. 9, No. 32 and No. 2.

6:00 PM -- Working Lap 17, Field will get the green next time by.

6:01 PM -- GREEN, Working Lap 18, No. 23 holds the lead into turn one.

6:02 PM -- WHITE, Working Lap 19, The top-five are all close.

6:04 PM -- CHECKERED, No. 23 Bomarito wins his second career Zetec Championship race by 0.386 second. No. 91 Kimball and No. 9 Kasemets complete the top-three. No. 95 Thomas wins the ACC class.

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