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Grand-Am Rolex Porsche 250 & Barber 200 Weekend

Racing | April 3rd, 2012 by 3
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This past weekend, BMWBLOG attended the Porsche 250 at the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. After an exciting race, a Daytona Prototype Corvette driven …

This past weekend, BMWBLOG attended the Porsche 250 at the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. After an exciting race, a Daytona Prototype Corvette driven by Richard Westbrook and Antonio Garcia took the first place in Porsche 250.

The reigning champions of the Rolex Series’ DP class, Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas (No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley) came in third.

Here are the full results along with an exclusive photo gallery:

Grand Am Rolex Porsche 250 & Barber 200 Weekend

Porsche 250

DP 1st: Antonio Garcia and Richard Westbrook, No. 90 Spirit of Daytona Corvette DP
DP 2nd: Alex Gurney and Jon Fogarty, No. 99 GAINSCO Auto Insurance Corvette DP
DP 3rd: Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas, No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley
GT 1st: Sylvain Tremblay and Jonathan Bomarito, No. 70 SpeedSource Mazdaspeed Mazda RX-8
GT 2nd: Jeff Segal and Emil Assentato, No. 69 AIM Autosport Team FXDD Ferrari 458 Italia Grand Am
GT 3rd: Leh Keen and Andrew Davis, No. 59 Brumos Racing Porsche GT3
Margin of Victory: 2.326 seconds (overall); one lap (GT)
Average Speed: 86.116 mph (overall); 81.458 mph (GT)
Cautions: Four for 17 laps

The Points (Unofficial)
DP: Enzo Potolicchio/Ryan Dalziel, 60; Antonio Garcia/Richard Westbrook and John Pew/Ozz Negri, 58.
GT: Andy Lally/John Potter, 63; Leh Keen/Andrew Davis and Jonathan Bomarito/Sylvain Tremblay, 60.

Barber 200

GS 1st: Matt Plumb and Nick Longhi, No. 13 Rum Bum Racing Porsche Carrera
GS 2nd: Scott Maxwell and Joe Foster, No. 55 Multimatic Aston Martin Vantage
GS 3rd: Hugh Plumb and Al Carter, No. 45 Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3
ST 1st: Gregory Liefooghe and David Levine, No. 81 BimmerWorld Racing BMW 328i
ST 2nd: Nic Jonsson and Andy Lally, No. 10 Kia Motors American Kia Forte Koup
ST 3rd: Owen Trinkler and Mark Congleton, No. 197 RSR Motorsports Honda Civic Si
Margin of Victory: .618 seconds (overall); .392 seconds (ST)
Average Speed: 109.365 mph (overall); 101.926 mph (ST)
Cautions: Five for 32 laps

The Points
GS: Al Carter/Hugh Plumb, Charles Espenlaub/Charles Putman, Nick Longhi/Matt Plumb, 58.
ST: Gregory Liefooghe/David Levine, 65; Andy Lally/Nic Jonsson, 64; Glenn Bocchino/Taylor Hacquard and Jayson Clunie/Pierre Kleinubing, 48.

Results Credit – Grand-Am | www.grand-am.com

Photo Credit – Halston Pitman/Trevor Andrusko | MotorSportMedia | www.racemsm.com

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