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USCC Point Standings
2014 After Long Beach
Prototype Drivers
1 Joao Barbosa 98
1 Christian Fittipaldi 98
2 Scott Pruett 93
2 Memo Rojas 93
3 Jordan Taylor 91
3 Ricky Taylor 91
4 Olivier Pla 84
4 Gustavo Yacaman 84
5 Michael Valiante 78
5 Richard Westbrook 78
6 Ed Brown 77
6 Johannes van Overbeek 77
7 Ryan Dalziel 76
7 Scott Sharp 76
8 Sebastien Bourdais 67
9 Oswaldo Negri Jr. 66
9 John Pew 66
10 Boris Said 64
11 Marino Franchitti 60
12 Joel Miller 59
13 Max Angelelli 58
14 Alex Brundle 56
15 Brian Frisselle 55
15 Burt Frisselle 55
16 Simon Pagenaud 52
17 Mike Rockenfeller 51
18 David Brabham 50
18 Scott Dixon 50
18 Tony Kanaan 50
19 Sage Karam 47
20 Klaus Graf 46
20 Lucas Luhr 46
21 Tristan Nunez 44
22 Eric Curran 43
22 Justin Wilson 43
23 Byron DeFoor 41
23 David Hinton 41
23 Jim Pace 41
24 Tom Long 40
24 Sylvain Tremblay 40
25 Tristan Vautier 35
26 Gabby Chaves 33
26 Katherine Legge 33
26 Andy Meyrick 33
26 Wayne Taylor 33
27 Fabien Giroix 31
27 John Martin 31
28 Alex Popow 30
29 Roman Rusinov 26
29 Oliver Webb 26
30 Jon Fogarty 25
30 Anthony Lazzaro 25
31 Kyle Larson 24
32 Frank Beck 23
33 Max Papis 22
33 Bradley Smith 22
34 Ben Devlin 21
34 Jamie McMurray 21
35 AJ Allmendinger 20
35 Guy Cosmo 20
36 Jann Mardenborough 19
37 James Hinchcliffe 18
38 Alexander Rossi 16
38 Sebastian Saavedra 16
39 Brendon Hartley 15
39 E.J. Viso 15
40 Memo Gidley 14
40 Alex Gurney 14
41 Scott Mayer 2
42 Pierre Kaffer 1
42 Darren Law 1
Pruett and Rojas win at Road America

Grand-Am Rolex Series
Saturday, June 23, 2012

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Corvette’s Daytona Prototype winning streak wasn’t the only thing that ended Saturday at Road America.

So did the winless streak for co-drivers Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas.

Pruett and Rojas ended the Corvette DP run of five-straight Rolex Series wins by taking the checkered flag in the Rolex 250 Driven by VISITFLORIDA.com. It snapped a nine-race winless streak for the defending Daytona Prototype co-champions.

“Even thought we haven’t been to Victory Lane, it hasn’t taken the fight out of us,” said Pruett, whose No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley hadn’t won since New Jersey Motorsports Park in 2011. “We’ve worked real hard: The dyno guys, BMW, TELMEX, everybody has been doing whatever they can to get the last drop of performance out of that car.”

That hard work paid off when it counted.

A late caution-lap crash by race leader Ricky Taylor in the No. 10 SunTrust Corvette DP opened the door for Pruett’s first 2012 triumph.

Taylor’s trouble came as he exited Turn 5 with a little less than 15 minutes left. Taylor hit the wall, while warming his tires for a restart, leaving the No. 10 machine with a broken right-rear suspension and forcing him to give up the lead.

Pruett took full advantage and “drove like it was qualifying” when the race resumed, claiming his 38th Rolex Series win, his 37th in the DP class. Pruett and Rojas extended their lead in the Daytona Prototype driver standings to five, 205-200, over co-drivers Ryan Dalziel and Enzo Potolicchio.

“He just went down into Turn 5 and all of the sudden he was accelerating up the hill, the car spun from out underneath him and he hit the fence on the inside,” said Pruett, who alongside Rojas, won for the second straight year at Road America. “It happened very fast, so it looked like something potentially broke on the rear.”

Ford/Rileys filled out the remainder of the DP podium, with Potolicchio and Dalziel finishing second in the No. 8 Starworks Motorsport entry. John Pew and Ozz Negri Jr. finished third in the No. 60 LiveOn machine.

GT belonged to a familiar Ferrari. Jeff Segal and Emil Assentato drove the No. 69 FXDD Ferrari 458 to its third GT win of 2012 and grew their lead in the GT driver standings to 21 points, 220-199, over Robin Liddell, who finished sixth.

“We weren’t the fastest car on track,” said Assentato, who started the winning Ferrari from the pole after Friday’s qualifying session was rained out. “There were a lot of faster laps out there by other guys, but still it’s a great car with a great team, and Jeff did a great job bringing it to the finish.”

The No. 94 Turner Motorsport BWM M3 of Bill Auberlen and Paul Dalla Lana finished second in GT, followed by the No. 70 Mazdaspeed/Mazda/ModSpace/Castrol Mazda RX-8 of Sylvain Tremblay and Jonathan Bomarito.

Next up for the GRAND-AM Rolex Series is the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen next Sunday, July 1, at Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, N.Y. It will be the second round of the 2012 North American Endurance Championship presented by VISITFLORIDA.com.

Results

Pos No Class Drivers Car No.
1 01 DP Scott Pruett, Auburn, CA; Memo Rojas, Mexico City, Mexico BMW Riley 49
2 8 DP Enzo Potolicchio, Venezuela; Ryan Dalziel, Orlando, FL Ford Riley 49
3 60 DP John Pew, North Palm Beach, FL; Oswaldo Negri Jr, Miami, FL Ford Riley 49
4 5 DP Terry Borcheller, Vero Beach, FL; David Donohue, Malvern, PA Corvette DP 49
5 7 DP Scott Mayer, Franklin, WI; Colin Braun, Harrisburg, NC Ford Riley 49
6 9 DP Darren Law, Phoenix, AZ; Joao Barbosa, Portugal; JC France, Daytona Beach, FL Corvette DP 47
7 69 GT Emil Assentato, Locust Valley, NY; Jeff Segal, Miami, FL Ferrari 458 47
8 94 GT Bill Auberlen, Redondo Beach, CA; Paul Dalla Lana, Toronto, ON Canada; Billy Johnson, Mooresville, NC BMW M3 47
9 70 GT Sylvain Tremblay, Parkland, FL; Jonathan Bomarito, Monterey, CA Mazda RX-8 47
10 42 GT Dane Cameron, Suwanee, GA; ayne Nonnamaker, Massillon, OH Mazda RX-8 47
11 59 GT Leh Keen, Charleston, SC; Andrew Davis, Bogart, GA Porsche GT3 47
12 57 GT Robin Liddell, England; John Edwards, Cincinnati, OH Camaro GT.R 47
13 31 GT Eric Curran, Holyoke, MA; John Heinricy, Holly, MI Corvette 47 14
15 88 GT Jordan Taylor, Apopka, FL; Paul Edwards, Ft Collins, CO Camaro GT.R 47
16 73 GT Patrick Lindsey, Santa Barbara, CA; Eric Foss, Dallas, TX Porsche GT3 47
17 40 GT Joe Foster, Lawrenceville, GA;Patrick Dempsey, Flowery Branch, GA Mazda RX-8 47
18 51 GT 12 Dion von Moltke, Coral Gables, FL; Jim Norman, Tampa, FL Audi R8 GRAND-AM
19 43 GT 13 Joe Nonnamaker, Massillon, OH; Will Nonnamaker, North Canton, OH Mazda RX-8
20 10 DP 7 Max Angelelli, Monaco; Ricky Taylor, Apopka, FL Corvette DP
21 90 DP 8 Antonio Garcia, Spain; Richard Westbrook, England Corvette DP
22 44 GT 14 John Potter, Salt Lake City, UT; Andy Lally, Newport, NY Porsche GT3 Cup
23 2 DP 9 Alex Popow, Venezuela; Lucas Luhr, Germany Ford Riley
24 15 GT 15 John Ware Jr, Bristol, RI; Timmy Hill, Thomasville, NC; Kevin O'Connell, Newport Beach, CA Mustang Boss 302 R
25 99 DP 10 Jon Fogarty, Bend, OR; Alex Gurney, Irvine, CA Corvette DP
26 67 GT 16 Steven Bertheau, Aurora, IL; Spencer Pumpelly, Mason Neck, VA Porsche GT3 Cup

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