Minor Scores Another Road Atlanta Pole

April 13, 2014
Tim Minor

Braselton, GA – Two races at Road Atlanta, two poles for Tim Minor at Road Atlanta. The veteran F2000 Sereis racer cruised to another pole for the final race of the season opener, pacing Skylar Robinson, Saturday’s race winner, by a sizable gap of almost six tenths of a second. Sergio Pasian followed in yet another solid effort for the Canadian in the first Van Diemen. Thomas McGregor, in a Spectrum, and Kevin Kopp, who finished second on Saturday, completed the top five.

David Grant was 1.2 seconds off pole in sixth, while John McCusker picked up some speed in his No. 01 RFR to qualify seventh. Tim Paul, Jim Libecco and Steve Bamford completed the top ten in the afternoon qualifying session.

Race two continues at 5:20pm, local time.

Qualifying Results:

PosNo.NameIn LapBest TmMake/ModelDiff 1 88 Tim Minor/M 2 1:25.156 Citation - 2 6 Skylar Robinson 7 1:25.740 Citation +0.584 3 23 Sergio Pasian 3 1:25.829 Van Diemen Rf +0.673 4 93 Thomas McGregor 2 1:26.151 Spectrum 014Z +0.995 5 66 Kevin Kopp 7 1:26.316 1998 Vd +1.160 6 29 David Grant 2 1:26.390 Spectrum 014Z +1.234 7 01 John McCusker 1 1:26.636 Rfr 12 +1.480 8 06 Timothy Paul 7 1:26.647 Van Diemen +1.491 9 98 James Libecco 8 1:26.841 Van Diemen Rf05 +1.685 10 07 Steve Bamford/M 7 1:27.310 Van Diemen Rf08 +2.154 11 35 Eric Presbrey/M 2 1:27.330 Van Diemen +2.174 12 69 Paul Farmer/M 7 1:27.434 Radon Rn.10 +2.278 13 14 Jason Rabe 5 1:27.532 Van Diemen +2.376 14 51 Dan Denison/M 6 1:27.597 Van Diemen RF05 +2.441 15 44 Sam Beasley 1 1:27.734 Van Diemen +2.578 16 52 Dean Baker/M 3 1:27.804 Van Diemen Rf05 +2.648 17 67 Dave Weitzenhof/M 6 1:27.810 Citation 95Sfz +2.654 18 7 Brent Gilkes/M 6 1:28.095 Van Dieman Rf03 +2.939 19 97 Christopher Gumprecht 5 1:28.152 Rfr +2.996 20 76 Beau Borders 2 1:28.243 Van Diemen Rf-01 +3.087 21 68 Steve Jenks/M 7 1:28.339 Van Diemen RF 00 +3.183 22 19 Doug Stout/M 7 1:28.409 Van Diemen Rf05 +3.253 23 37 Davy D'addario 7 1:29.451 Rfr +4.295 24 12 Bob Reid/M 7 1:30.223 Rfr +5.067 25 1 Quinlan Lall 1 1:28.976 Radon Rn10 +3.820 26 83 Charles Finelli/M 7 1:31.842 Van Diemen RF01 +6.686 27 18 James Belay/M 6 1:33.404 Van Diemen RF01 +8.248 28 11 Kem Lall/M 2 1:37.681 Van Dieman Rf05 +12.525 29 90 Robert Wright/M 0 -.--- Radon Rn10 - 30 56 Conner Kearby 0 -.--- Van Diemen Rf06 -