Pikes Peak Qualifying Report

Due to the fact that the first six starters are inverted, Michael Lewis and Thomas Messeraul will share the front row starting spots in Sunday's 25-mile feature. Newman's speed of 138.990 mph fell just shy of his all-time USAC Midget Car record of...

Due to the fact that the first six starters are inverted, Michael Lewis and Thomas Messeraul will share the front row starting spots in Sunday's 25-mile feature. Newman's speed of 138.990 mph fell just shy of his all-time USAC Midget Car record of 139.265 set two years ago at Pikes Peak International Raceway.

USAC MCI WORLDCOM NATIONAL/WESTERN MIDGET CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: August 28-29, 1999 -- Fountain, Colorado - Pikes Peak International Raceway

QUALIFICATIONS: (Held August 28) 1. Ryan Newman, 39, Lewis-25.901; 2. Sarah Fisher, 67, Fisher-26.091; 3. Jason Leffler, 9, Lewis-26.187; 4. A.J. Fike, 69, Fike-26.591; 5. Thomas Messeraul, 29, Tomassi-26.595; 6. Michael Lewis, 85, Lewis-26.668; 7. Dave Steele, 67x, Zarounian-26.703;8. Chuck Gurney, Jr., 74, James-26.717; 9. Brian Gerster, 16, BWB-26.723; 10. John Nervo, 21N, Nervo/Coggin-26.749; 11. Jerry Coons, Jr., 7, CED-26.758; 12. Ronnie Johncox, 8, Johncox-26.797; 13. Bobby Boone, 96, Boone-26.827; 14. Dan Drinan, 33, Drinan-26.829; 15. Andy Michner, 26, JS-26.842; 16. John Heydenreich, 62, Klatt-26.860; 17. A.J. Davis, 128, Owen-26.910; 18. Ryan Scott, 48, Scott-26.912; 19. Steve Paden, 0, Farrier-26.916; 20. Wally Pankratz, 8x, Pankratz-26.974; 21. Travis Welpott, 18, P & E-27.122; 22. Ed Carpenter, 3, TG Racing-27.152; 23. Sarah McCune, 58, McCune-27.156; 24. Clay Klepper, 17, Hartman-27.165; 25. Jay Drake, 15, Lawson-27.182; 26. Chris Shultz, 30x, Cook-27.183; 27. Shane Scully, 56x, Scully-27.522; 28. Marc DeBeaumont, 11, Sewell/DeBeaumont-27.527; 29. John Starks, 55, Starks-27.552; 30. Keith Rauch, 153, Minarik-27.720; 31. Jon Herb, 56, Nowicke-28.134; 32. Jason Lynch, 35, Lynch-30.176; 33. Rick Treadway, 88, Treadway-30.360; 34. Tony Ave, 91, Lewis-NT; 35. John Nervo, 21, Nervo/Coggin-NT; 36. #26x, JS-NT.

The 10-mile "qualifying race" and the 25-mile feature are scheduled Sunday morning.

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Series USAC
Drivers Jason Leffler , Ryan Newman , Sarah Fisher , Tony Ave , Michael Lewis , Ryan Scott , John Nervo , Dave Steele , Ronnie Johncox , Jay Drake , John Heydenreich , Dan Drinan , A.J. Fike , Steve Paden , Jerry Coons , Wally Pankratz , Chris Shultz , Sarah McCune , Clay Klepper , Brian Gerster , Ed Carpenter