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Lou Gigliotti #28 LG Motorsports, ProLong Tube Header Corvette On The Pole
Lexington, Ohio - Lou Gigliotti, driving the #28 LG Motorsports, ProLong Tube Header Corvette C6.R took the top qualifying spot for the SCCA Pro Racing SPEED World Challenge GT race taking place at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The race will make its standing start at 6:05 p.m. (EDT) and will be broadcast on SPEED Channel next Saturday, May 27 at 9 p.m.
Gigliotti set the fastest time in qualifying with a 1:26.973 at 93.463 mph. The 3-time World Challenge Champion (91, 92, & 96) has 93 World Challenge starts to his credit. He has sat on the pole 25 times and accumulated an amazing 20 wins. Since his return full time to the World Challenge Series in 2004, Lou has sat on the pole four times and had one win and five podium finishes.
To the credit of Lou's LG Motorsports team, the #28 LG Motorsports Corvette enjoys an outstanding reliability record. With just 20 DNFs to his World Challenge career, only three have been directly related to engine failure.
The LG Motorsports' three-car effort will also start the #87 3 Dimensional Services Corvette in 12th position, driven by Doug Peterson and the #26 Pabst Blue Ribbon Corvette driven by Claudio Burtin. Burtin will start 19th