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After Austin
Prototype Drivers
Pos Drivers Total
1 Jordan Taylor 226
1 Ricky Taylor 226
2 Christian Fittipaldi 207
2 Joao Barbosa 207
3 Misha Goikhberg 200
3 Stephen Simpson 200
4 Dane Cameron 199
4 Eric Curran 199
5 Ryan Dalziel 183
5 Scott Sharp 183
6 Tristan Nunez 181
6 Jonathan Bomarito 181
7 Tom Long 168
7 Joel Miller 168
8 Johannes Van Overbeek 162
9 Renger Van Der Zande 148
9 Marc Goossens 148
10 Ed Brown 117

PC
1 Patricio O'ward 216
1 James French 216
2 Don Yount 182
3 Buddy Rice 120
4 Kyle Masson 108
5 Gustavo Yacaman 89
6 Nicholas Boulle 68
7 Garett Grist 62
8 Ryan Lewis 62
9 Sean Rayhall 60
10 Daniel Burkett 60

GTLM
1 Jan Magnussen 182
1 Antonio Garcia 182
2 Alexander Sims 179
2 Bill Auberlen 179
3 Joey Hand 172
3 Dirk Mueller 172
4 Richard Westbrook 169
4 Ryan Briscoe 169
5 Dirk Werner 159
5 Patrick Pilet 159
6 Oliver Gavin 151
6 Tommy Milner 151
7 John Edwards 151
7 Martin Tomczyk 151
8 Laurens Vanthoor 151
9 Giancarlo Fisichella 104
9 Toni Vilander 104
10 Kevin Estre 78

GTD
1 Christina Nielsen 203
1 Alessandro Balzan 203
2 Jeroen Bleekemolen 195
2 Ben Keating 195
3 Andy Lally 179
3 Katherine Legge 179
4 Jens Klingmann 168
5 Lawson Aschenbach 166
5 Andrew Davis 166
6 Madison Snow 165
6 Bryan Sellers 165
7 Daniel Morad 162
8 Oswaldo Negri Jr. 152
8 Jeff Segal 152
9 Patrick Lindsey 150
10 Cooper Macneil 147

Prototype Teams
Rank Teams Total
1 #10 Konica Minolta Cadillac 226
2 #5 Mustang Sampling Racing 207
3 #85 Jdc-Miller Motorsports 200
4 #31 Whelen Engineering 199
5 #2 Tequila Patron Esm 183

PC
1 #38 Performance Tech 216
2 #26 Bar1 Motorsports 185
3 #20 Bar1 Motorsports 182
4 #8 Starworks Motorsports 58
5 #88 Starworks Motorsport 28

GTLM
1 #3 Corvette Racing 182
2 #25 BMW Team Rll 179
3 #66 Ford Chip Ganassi 172
4 #67 Ford Chip Ganassi 169
5 #911 Porsche Gt Team 159
6 #4 Corvette Racing 151
7 #24 BMW Team Rll 151
8 #912 Porsche Gt Team 151
9 #62 Risi Competizione 104
10 #68 Ford Chip Ganassi Uk 50

GTD
1 #63 Scuderia Corsa 203
2 #33 Riley Motorsports - AMG 195
3 #93 M. Shank W/ Curb-Aga 179
4 #96 Turner Motorsport 168
5 #57 Stevenson Motorsports 166
Scenes from Grand-Am at Laguna Seca

by Bob Heathcote
Monday, September 10, 2012

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Morning practice #5 Paul Tracy, Terry Borcheller, David Donohue: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#10 Max Angelelli, Ricky Taylor: SunTrust Racing Corvette DP
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#63 Alessandro Balzan and Olivier Berretta Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458
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#51 Jim Norman, Dion von Moltke: PR Motorsport Audi R8 Grand-Am
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#10 Max Angelelli, Ricky Taylor: SunTrust Racing Corvette DP
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#40 Patrick Dempsey, Joe Foster: Dempsey RacingMazda RX-8
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#2 Alex Tagliani, Alex Popow: Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley
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#40 Patrick Dempsey, Joe Foster: Dempsey RacingMazda RX-8
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#73 Eric Foss, Patrick Lindsey: Horton Autosport Porsche GT3
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#43 Dane Cameron, Wayne Nonnamaker: Mazda RX-8
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#51 Jim Norman, Dion von Moltke: PR Motorsport Audi R8 Grand-Am
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#90 Antonio Garcia, Richard Westbrook: Spirit of Daytona RacingCorvette DP
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#10 Max Angelelli, Ricky Taylor: SunTrust Racing Corvette DP
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#8 Ryan Dalziel, Alex Tagliani: Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#60 Oswaldo Negri Jr, John Pew: Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian Ford Riley
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#99 Jon Fogarty, Alex Gurney: GAINSCO/ Bob Stallings Racing Corvette DP
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#90 Antonio Garcia, Richard Westbrook: Spirit of Daytona RacingCorvette DP
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#01 Scott Pruett, Memo Rojas: Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates BMW Riley
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#2 Alex Tagliani, Alex Popow: Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley
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#51 Jim Norman, Dion von Moltke: PR Motorsport Audi R8 Grand-Am
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Alessandro Balzan won the GT pole on his very first visit to Laguna Seca
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Fans and media attend the post-qualifying press-conference
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Paddock Scene, Continental Tire Sports Car Festival
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Young fans get autographs from Star Mazda Championship drivers
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Everyone wants a picture with Sahleens hat
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Race start for Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Race start for Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Race start for Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Race start for Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Race start for Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Multimatic Motorsports Aston Martin Vantage
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Continental Challenge Sports Car Series race action
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Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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BimmerWorld Racing pitstop
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CCSCS field got the green flag 12 times
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Aston vs Nissan drag race, Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Full-contact sport is Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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51-car field in the Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Marketplace and paddock in the distance
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CCSCS field was behind the safety car 11 times
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Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Wild ride for BTE Sport Mustang
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Race winner John Edwards and Matt Bell – No. 9 Stevenson Auto Group Camaro GS.R
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Common path for CCSCS racers
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i-MOTO Mazda in traffic
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Race winner John Edwards and Matt Bell – No. 9 Stevenson Auto Group Camaro GS.R
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Aston Martin Vantage led 12 laps and finished 3rd with Tonis Kasemets and Jade Buford.
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After 11 cautions hands were getting tired, CCSCS race
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Subaru racer for Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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CCSCS podium celebration
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John Edwards and Matt Bell repeated their 2011 CCSCS win
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The beauty of the Continental Challenge Sports Car Series
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Race start for Star Mazda Championship Presented by Goodyear
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Juan Piedrahita; JDC Motorsports
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Walt Bowlin ; AIM Autosport; Tampa Bay Jaw Surgery
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Kyle Kaiser ; World Speed Motorsports ; Intervision
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19 Gabby Chaves ;JDC Motorsports ; CLARO ; Marca Colombia ; Tecpro
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Diego Ferreira ; Juncos Racing ; Team Viso Venezuela
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Jack Hawksworth ; Team Pelfrey ; TORGOEN Swiss Watches ; EXA Networks
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Zach Veach ;Andretti Autosport ; K12 ; Zakosi Data Backup
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Gustavo Menezes ; Team Pelfrey ; SafetyPark ; Oakley
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#19 Gabby Chaves dive-bombed on #82 Jack Hawksworth on the last lap but failed to win
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Jack Hawksworth is your 2012 Star Mazda Champion
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Star Mazda podium, L-R: Gabby Chaves 2nd, Jack Hawksworth 1st, Connor De Phillippi 3rd
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#63 Alessandro Balzan and Olivier Berretta Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458
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Rolex Grand-Am cars staged for morning warm-up
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#10 Max Angelelli, Ricky Taylor: SunTrust Racing Corvette DP
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#59 Andrew Davis, Leh Keen: Brumos Racing Porsche GT3
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#87 Tony Ave, Jan Heylen, Doug Peterson: Vehicle Technologies Dodge Viper
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#40 Patrick Dempsey, Joe Foster: Dempsey RacingMazda RX-8
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#5 Paul Tracy, Terry Borcheller, David Donohue: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#42 Wayne Nonnamaker, Joe Nonnamaker, Team Sahlen Mazda RX-8
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#99 Jon Fogarty, Alex Gurney: GAINSCO/ Bob Stallings Racing Corvette DP
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#57 John Edwards, Robin Liddell: Stevenson MotorsportsCamaro GT.R
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#69 Emil Assentato, Jeff Segal: AIM Autosport Team FXDD Ferrari 458
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#41 Charles Espenlaub, Charles Putman: Dempsey Racing Mazda RX-8
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Fans old and new enjoying the grid walk
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Bomarito fans
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#90 Antonio Garcia, Richard Westbrook: Spirit of Daytona RacingCorvette DP
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Barnett and Moretti remembered
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Jon Fogarty and family
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Alex Gurney and family
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Bimmer World Grid Girl
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Fans on the pre-race grid walk
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Race start
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Race start
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Race start
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Race start
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Race start
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#41 Charles Espenlaub, Charles Putman: Dempsey Racing Mazda RX-8
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#51 Jim Norman, Dion von Moltke: PR Motorsport Audi R8 Grand-Am
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#90 Antonio Garcia, Richard Westbrook: Spirit of Daytona RacingCorvette DP
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Dion von Moltke
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Spec Continental Tires
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Rain tires were not used
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Scott Pruett
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Scott Pruet jams his helmet on
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Scott Pruett
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#2 Alex Tagliani, Alex Popow: Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley
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#01 Scott Pruett, Memo Rojas: Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates BMW Riley
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#2 Alex Tagliani
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Darren Law
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Paul Tracy
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#31 Eric Curran, Boris Said: Marsh Racing Corvette
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Pitstop for #41 Charles Espenlaub, Charles Putman: Dempsey Racing Mazda RX-8
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Pitstop for #41 Charles Espenlaub, Charles Putman: Dempsey Racing Mazda RX-8
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GT Race off pit road
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Boris Said
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#57 John Edwards, Robin Liddell: Stevenson MotorsportsCamaro GT.R
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Olivier Berretta, Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458
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Alex Tagliani watches progress from the pits
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Helmet of Alex Tagliani
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#4 Andy Lally, John Potter: Magnus Racing Porsche GT3
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#01 Scott Pruett, Memo Rojas: Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates BMW Riley
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#7 Colin Braun, Scott Mayer: Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley
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#5 Paul Tracy, Terry Borcheller, David Donohue: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#8 Ryan Dalziel, Alex Tagliani: Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley
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#73 Eric Foss, Patrick Lindsey: Horton Autosport Porsche GT3
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#90 Antonio Garcia, Richard Westbrook: Spirit of Daytona RacingCorvette DP
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#43 Dane Cameron, Wayne Nonnamaker: Mazda RX-8
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#59 Andrew Davis, Leh Keen: Brumos Racing Porsche GT3
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#5 Paul Tracy, Terry Borcheller, David Donohue: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#59 Andrew Davis, Leh Keen: Brumos Racing Porsche GT3
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#9 Darren Law, Joao Barbosa: Action Express Racing Corvette DP
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#69 Emil Assentato, Jeff Segal: AIM Autosport Team FXDD Ferrari 458
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Podium
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Podium

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