PCM's Carl Skerlong Scores Provisional Pole, Muniz Starts the Day Sixth Quick

14.09.2008: PCM's Carl Skerlong Scores Provisional Pole, Muniz Starts the Day Sixth Quick

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CARL SKERLONG, #14 King Taco/Mazda/Swift/Cooper Tires

Finished 1st 1:10.802 110.692

Finished 1st 1:10.801 110.693

Carl on qualifying: "I am so excited to take the provisional today. I’m always fast in practice sessions, but to do it in the session that counts is just incredible. I’m so happy to have been fastest in every session this weekend so far, and I’m hoping to keep it that way in the race.

I want to give a big thanks to the team, especially my engineer, Burke Harrison, and my driver coach, Lee Bentham, because they’ve been fantastic, and I wouldn’t have been able to do it without them. I know I have the car to win, but it’s up to me to do it."

 

Frankie Muniz #41 PCM/Mazda/Swift/Cooper Tires

Finished 6th 1:11.577 109.493

Finished 11th 1:11.890 109.017

Frankie on qualifying: "After ending up sixth in a great practice session this morning, I’m not happy with my qualifying result this afternoon. I got held up behind two of the slower cars which affected my lap times. I used a lap to gap myself from those cars, but I ended up just catching up to them when I did a fast lap which really frustrated me.

The good news is that I was only .2 away from P8, so being that close is going to be great for the hunt in the race tomorrow. I want to thank all the guys for being here and working hard for me this weekend."

About Pacific Coast Motorsports: Formed in 2002 and based in Oxnard, California, Pacific Coast Motorsports are champions on the track and in the marketplace. The 2004 Toyota Atlantic Champions have competed in a diverse array of motorsports challenges, from open wheel to sports car racing and succeeded in every discipline. This season PCM returns to Atlantic competition in partnership with US RaceTronics.

PCM’s two-car effort fields American standout drivers, Carl Skerlong and Frankie Muniz. Off the track, PCM has represented some of the countries most recognizable names, from Imperial Capital Bank to Menards, TECATE and Vonage to Uniden establishing successful, high-profile marketing platforms that deliver meaningful exposure and a quantifiable return on investment.

PCM is dedicated to success and committed to go beyond the traditional means to deliver value and exceed the expectations of our partners.

Follow our 2008 season at www.PCMracing.com.

 

- Katie Brannan, PCM -

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14.09.2008 / MaP

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