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Prototype Drivers
Pos Drivers Total
1 Dane Cameron 314
1 Eric Curran 314
2 Joao Barbosa 311
2 Christian Fittipaldi 311
3 Jordan Taylor 309
3 Ricky Taylor 309
4 Oswaldo Negri Jr. 282
5 Marc Goossens 273
6 Tom Long 258
6 Joel Miller 258
7 Tristan Nunez 257
7 Jonathan Bomarito 257
8 John Pew 255
9 Ryan Dalziel 247
10 Katherine Legge 247
11 Sean Rayhall 196
12 Scott Sharp 128
12 Johannes van Overbeek 128
12 Luis Felipe Derani 128
13 Olivier Pla 113
14 Max Angelelli 113
15 Ryan Hunter-Reay 109
16 Spencer Pigot 95
17 Andy Meyrick 91
18 Filipe Albuquerque 88
19 Ed Brown 72
20 Ben Devlin 70
21 Scott Pruett 62
22 Simon Pagenaud 55
23 Rubens Barrichello 53
24 Nicolas Minassian 52
25 Byron DeFoor 46
25 Jim Pace 46
25 David Hinton 46
25 Dorsey Schroeder 46
26 Henrik Hedman 29
26 Nicolas Lapierre 29
27 Brendon Hartley 27
27 Andy Priaulx 27
27 Lance Stroll 27
27 Alex Wurz 27
28 Jonny Adam 26
29 Jamie McMurray 25
29 Scott Dixon 25
29 Tony Kanaan 25
29 Kyle Larson 25
30 Gabby Chaves 25
31 Thomas Gruber 24
32 Keiko Ihara 24
33 Maurizio Mediani 23
33 Kirill Ladygin 23
33 Mikhail Aleshin 23
34 AJ Allmendinger 21
35 Carlos de Quesada 21
35 Dominik Farnbacher 21
35 Cameron Lawrence 21
35 Daniel Morad 21
36 Andreas Wirth 20

Prototype Teams
1 #31 ACTION EXPRESS RACING 314
2 #5 ACTION EXPRESS RACING 311
3 #10 WAYNE TAYLOR RACING 309
4 #60 MICHAEL SHANK RACING 282
5 #90 VISITFLORIDA RACING 273
6 #70 MAZDA MOTORSPORTS 258
7 #55 MAZDA MOTORSPORTS 257
8 #0 PANOZ DELTAWING RACING 220
9 #2 TEQUILA PATRON ESM 128
10 #50 HIGHWAY TO HELP 46
11 #81 DRAGONSPEED 29
12 #01 FORD CHIP GANASSI RACING 27
13 #02 FORD CHIP GANASSI RACING 25
14 #37 SMP RACING 23
15 #24 ALEGRA MOTORSPORTS 21

Prototype Manufacturers
1 Chevrolet 338
2 Ligier 324
3 Mazda 304
4 Oreca 56
5 BR 30
Smith Turns The Tables For Dyson At VIR

Captures P1 Pole
Friday, October 4, 2013

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Dyson Racing teammates Mowlen and Smith
Dyson Racing turned the tables on Muscle Milk Pickett Racing in qualifying for Saturday’s Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway, capturing the pole position for Round 9 of the 2013 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patr¢n season.

Guy Smith ran a lap of one minute, 35.965 seconds (122.670 mph) on the 3.27-mile, 17-turn road course to lead the 15-minute session. He was driving the No. 16 Dyson Racing Mazda/Thetford/Norcold Lola B12/60 he shares with Johnny Mowlem, giving the team its first pole of the season.  Klaus Graf, who already clinched the title with Lucas Luhr in the No. 6 Muscle Milk HPD ARX-03c, had a best lap of 1:36.169 (122.410 mph).

“I knew it was going to be pretty close, but that’s what makes it so interesting,” said Smith, who took his eighth career ALMS pole. “Klaus and Lucas are absolutely first-class drivers, and to beat them, you really need to be on your game. It’s great to be on the pole position, but tomorrow’s another day. We’ve got to sit down and plan to see how we can beat them in the race. It’s been a pretty tough year for Dyson Racing, and this will be my last ALMS race, so I want to go out with a good one.”

Graf and Mowlem will take a six-race winning streak into the event, after having a five-race pole streak come to an end in qualifying.

“It was exciting qualifying, even if it’s not the way we wanted it to be,” Graf said. “We couldn’t quite get the performance out of the car that we wanted, but we’ll keep working on it. It’s a long race tomorrow.”

Ryan Briscoe took the P2 pole as Level 5 Motorsports swept the top two positions. Briscoe ran a lap of 1:39.796 (117.961 mph) in the No. 551 Level 5 Motorsports Siemens/Alpina Watches/Ohiya Casino Resort HPD ARX-03b co-driven by Scott Tucker. He was followed by Marino Franchitti, 1:40.307 (117.360 mph) in the No. 552 co-driven by Guy Cosmo and new addition Stefan Johansson.

“For me, this is one of the most exciting tracks to qualify at, because there are really high speeds and you can go quick with the downforce,” Briscoe said. “My job is really simple tomorrow – I get in for Scott (Tucker) and drive it home for the win.”

Dane Cameron led the Prototype Challenge presented by Continental Tire qualifying, winning the pole with a lap of 1:41.854 (115.577 mph) to edge out Tom Kimber-Smith.

“We have a really good car for the race,” Cameron said. “It was nice for us to be quickest during both of today’s (practice) sessions, so it should make for a fun race tomorrow. Hopefully we’ll be able to turn this around into a win.”

Cameron is looking to help Mike Guasch, co-driver of the No. 52 PR1 Mathiasen Motorsports Molecule ORECA FLM09, capture the PC title on Saturday. Kimber-Smith ran a lap of 1:42.105 (115.293 mph) to briefly lead the session, but wound up second in the No. 05 CORE autosport Composite Resources ORECA FLM09 co-driven by Jonathan Bennett. To remain in title contention, Bennett cannot lose more than one position to Guasch in Saturday’s race.

Saturday’s schedule opens with a 25-minute warm-up at 9:35 a.m. ET. The Oak Tree Grand Prix coverage begins at 2 p.m. ET on ESPN3.com and the field takes the green flag at 2:15 p.m. ET. The race will be televised on ESPN2 at 5:30 p.m. ET on Sunday.

The two-hour and 45-minute Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway takes the green flag at 2:15 p.m. ET on Saturday, Oct. 5. The race will be streamed live on ESPN3.com beginning at 2 p.m. ET and will be televised on ESPN2 at 5:30 p.m. ET on Sunday.

1.  (16-P1) Guy Smith/Johnny Mowlem, Lola B12/60 Mazda, 1:35.965, 122.670 mph
2.  (6-P1) Lucas Luhr/Klaus Graf, HPD ARX-03c, 1:36.169, 122.410
3.  (551-P2) Scott Tucker/Ryan Briscoe, HPD ARX-03b, 1:39.796, 117.961
4.  (552-P2) Guy Cosmo/Marino Franchitti/Stefan Johansson, HPD ARX-03b, 1:40.307, 117.360
5.  (02-P2) Johannes van Overbeek/Ed Brown, HPD ARX-03b, 1:40.743, 116.852
6.  (52-PC) Dane Cameron/Mike Guasch, ORECA FLM09, 1:41.854, 115.577
7.  (05-PC) Jonathan Bennett/Tom Kimber-Smith, ORECA FLM09, 1:42.105, 115.293
8.  (8-PC) Chris Cumming/Kyle Marcelli, ORECA FLM09, 1:42.419, 114.940
9.  (01-P2) Anthony Lazzaro/Scott Sharp, HPD ARX-03b, 1:42.497, 114.852
10.  (18-PC) Ryan Booth/Tristan Nunez, ORECA FLM09, 1:42.574, 114.766
11.  (81-PC) Mirco Schultis/Renger van der Zande, ORECA FLM09, 1:42.869, 114.437
12.  (7-PC) James French/Rusty Mitchell, ORECA FLM09, 1:43.406, 113.843
13.  (0-P1) Katherine Legge/Andy Meyrick, DeltaWing LM12 Elan, 1:43.724, 113.494
14.  (55-GT) Bill Auberlen/Maxime Martin, BMW Z4 GTE, 1:45.978, 111.080
15.  (62-GT) Matteo Malucelli/Olivier Beretta, Ferrari F458 Italia, 1:46.113, 110.938
16.  (56-GT) Joey Hand/Dirk Mueller, BMW Z4 GTE, 1:46.174, 110.875
17.  (48-GT) Bryce Miller/Marco Holzer, Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, 1:46.211, 110.836
18.  (93-GT) Jonathan Bomarito/Kuno Wittmer, SRT Viper GTS-R Viper V-10, 1:46.528, 110.506 19.  (91-GT) Dominik Farnbacher/Marc Goossens, SRT Viper GTS-R Viper V-10, 1:46.568, 110.465
20.  (06-GT) Colin Braun/Patrick Long, Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, 1:46.673, 110.356
21.  (3-GT) Jan Magnussen/Antonio Garcia, Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1, 1:46.923, 110.098
22.  (4-GT) Tommy Milner/Oliver Gavin, Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1, 1:47.038, 109.980
23.  (17-GT) Bryan Sellers/Wolf Henzler, Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, 1:47.730, 109.273
24.  (23-GT) Bill Sweedler/Townsend Bell, Ferrari F458 Italia, 1:47.761, 109.242
25.  (66-GTC) Ben Keating/Damien Faulkner, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:52.213, 104.908
26.  (22-GTC) Cooper MacNeil/Jeroen Bleekemolen, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:52.610, 104.538
27.  (45-GTC) Nelson Canache Jr./Spencer Pumpelly, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:52.621, 104.528
28.  (30-GTC) Henrique Cisneros/Sean Edwards, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:52.927, 104.244
29.  (31-GTC) Eduardo Cisneros/Jakub Giermaziak, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:53.286, 103.914
30.  (11-GTC) Mike Hedlund/Jan Heylen, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:53.425, 103.787
31.  (44-GTC) Seth Neiman/Dion von Moltke, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:53.507, 103.712
32.  (27-GTC) Patrick Dempsey/Andy Lally, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, 1:53.571, 103.653

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