Entries Tagged as 'Event Notes'

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Engine failure ends NASA Championship hopes at Mid-Ohio

My sophomore slump continued during our recent visit to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with NASA Great Lakes.  Engine failure caused by the timing belt coming off or breaking during the second Friday practice session caused us to pack-up and head back to New York.

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

First Race at NJMP Yields 1 Rainout, 1 Win

The NASA Northeast season began at New Jersey Motorsports Park’s Lightning racetrack April 15-17, 2011.  It was my first event of the season, and we used the Friday test day to work out various bugs in the car that were introduced during the winter rebuild. No major changes were made to the car over the […]

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

Mid-Ohio event yields 2 poles, 1 win, and a track record

Every August we skip the NASA Northeast event at Lime Rock Park (because the car cannot pass the sound restrictions) and head to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course to run with NASA Great Lakes during their August event.  Due to our poor performance this year, I was reluctant to go due to the cost and time […]

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Season Ends at the NJMP Halloween Bash with a pole, a win, a 2nd place finish, and me winning 2 championships

The NASA Northeast season ended at New Jersey Motorsports Park’s Thunderbolt Raceway Halloween weekend.  I went into the weekend as the Super Unlimited class points leader and the overall drivers points leader, but we had to perform well in both races to take home the drivers championship.

Monday, October 5th, 2009

Thunder at The Glen: 1 Win, and 1 Second

NASA Northeast hosted the annual Thunder at The Glen at Watkins Glen International October 2-4.  The first day was a practice day with qualifying and racing on Saturday and Sunday.  The weather wasn’t very corporative, with alot of rain Friday late morning thru Saturday morning and a mostly damp, cold track with little grip.