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Edwards and Garcia put Chevy Coyote on pole at VIR

Grand-Am Rolex Series
Friday, May 13, 2011

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Given his turn to qualify the Spirit of Daytona Chevrolet/Coyote, Paul Edwards stepped up Friday and ran a lap of 1:44.984 (112.131 mph) to capture the pole position for Saturday's Bosch Engineering 250 at Virginia International Raceway.

It was the team's second consecutive GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 pole, with Antonio Garcia leading qualifying for the recent Porsche 250 at Barber Motorsports Park.

"The team decided at the beginning of the year that they were going to treat us both as ‘A' drivers," said Edwards, who won his first career DP pole. "They said we were going to flip-flop through the year with who starts and who finishes. It's a good experience for both of us, gives us the full-rounded package of starting and finishing races."

Memo Rojas - who is seeking to give the No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley co-driven by Scott Pruett its seventh consecutive victory - appeared to take the pole with a lap of 1:44.935. On his next lap, through, Rojas went wide in Turn 17 and came to a stop, bringing out a black flag. Under GRAND-AM qualifying rules, drivers who cause a qualifying session to be stopped are penalized their fastest lap. As a result, the No. 01 will start sixth.

"I was a little concerned when I heard Memo had pipped me by half a tenth," Edwards said. "I was on a flyer to better the pole, but then he had an incident and threw up some dirt. It will be nice starting on the pole, trying to get the Bounty award."

GRAND-AM has posted a $25,000 "Bounty" for a team that can halt the TELMEX/Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates winning streak.

Jan Magnussen won his second GT pole of the season, running a lap of 1:53.727 (103.511 mph) in the No. 57 Stevenson Automotive Group Camaro co-driven by Robin Liddell. He will be joined on the front row by Boris Said, who went 1:54.380 (102.920) in the No. 31 Whelen Engineering Chevrolet Corvette co-driven by Eric Curran.

The Bosch Engineering 250 will take the green flag at 3 p.m. ET Saturday. The race will be televised on SPEED, beginning at 5 p.m. ET Saturday.”

Lineup

Pos

No. Class Pic Drivers Team/Car Time
1 90 DP 1 Edwards / Garcia Spirit of Daytona Racing / Chevrolet Coyote 1:44.984
2 99 DP 2 Fogarty / Gurney GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing / Chevrolet Riley 1:45.138
3 10 DP 3 Angelelli / Taylor SunTrust Racing / Chevrolet Dallara 1:45.348
4 5 DP 4 Donohue / Law Action Express Racing / Porsche Riley 1:45.720
5 61 DP 5 Frisselle / Wilkins AIM Autosport / BMW Riley 1:45.761
6 01 DP 6 Pruett / Rojas Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates / BMW Riley 1:46.015
7 60 DP 7 Negri / Pew Michael Shank Racing / Ford Riley 1:46.594
8 2 DP 8 Popow / Potolicchio Starworks Motorsport / Ford Riley 1:48.200
9 8 DP 9 Dalziel / Forest Starworks Motorsport / Ford Riley 1:48.838
10 9 DP 10 Barbosa / Borcheller / France Action Express Racing / Porsche Riley 1:49.112
11 57 GT 1 Liddell / Magnussen Stevenson Motorsports / Camaro GT.R 1:53.727
12 31 GT 2 Curran / Said Marsh Racing / Corvette 1:54.380
13 07 GT 3 Gavin / Schaldach Banner Racing / Camaro GT.R 1:54.507
14 70 GT 4 Bomarito / Tremblay SpeedSource / Mazda RX-8 1:54.881
15 59 GT 5 Davis / Keen Brumos Racing / Porsche GT3 1:54.976
16 88 GT 6 Lester / Taylor Autohaus Motorsports / Camaro GT.R 1:55.273
17 41 GT 7 Cameron / Gue Dempsey Racing / Mazda RX-8 1:55.658
18 42 GT 8 Gidley / Nonnamaker Team Sahlen / Mazda RX-8 1:56.149
19 94 GT 9 Auberlen / Dalla Lana Turner Motorsport / BMW M3 1:56.194
20 44 GT 10 Potter / Stanton Magnus Racing / Porsche GT3 1:56.374
21 30 GT 11 Herrington / Sandberg Racers Edge Motorsports / Mazda RX-8 1:56.485
22 69 GT 12 Assentato / Segal SpeedSource / Mazda RX-8 1:56.866
23 49 GT 13 Nonnamaker / Nonnamaker / Sahlen Team Sahlen / Mazda RX-8 1:58.313
24 40 GT 14 Dempsey / Foster Dempsey Racing / Mazda RX-8 1:58.520
25 43 GT 15 Nonnamaker / Nonnamaker / Nonnamaker Team Sahlen / Mazda RX-8 1:59.260
26 67 GT 16 Bertheau / Pumpelly TRG / Porsche GT3 2:02.018
27 77 DP 0 Frisselle / Richard Doran Racing / Ford Dallara -

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