Mexico City -400k - Warm-Up Notes

03.03.2007: Mexico City -400k - Warm-Up Notes

· Good morning and welcome to Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Special Reserve race day at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez. Today's schedule calls for a 20-minute warm-up beginning at 10:00 a.m., a 45-minute driver autograph session at 11:00 a.m. and the Mexico City 400k, which takes the green flag at 3:15 p.m.

NOTE: The No. 87 Farnbacher Loles Motorsports Porsche GT3 qualified by Dirk Werner will move to the rear of the grid for today's race after the car was determined to be too low in post-qualifying technical inspection.

10:00 a.m. - GREEN FLAG waves to begin the warm-up.

10:04 a.m. - The No. 91 Pontiac makes contact with the water barrier entering pit lane. The car continues to its pit.

10:05 a.m. - Race control reports the pit lane entrance to pit lane is wet due after the No.91 machine made contact with the water barrier.

10:06 a.m. - No. 01 PRUETT turns the fastest lap of the session at 1:21.996 (109.761 mph). No. 07 COLLINS is quickest in GT at 1:29.241 (100.851 mph).

10:11 a.m. - The car of No. 15 TAGLIANI goes to its garage.

10.13 a.m. - No. 72 DAVIS moves to second in GT at 1:29.431 (100.636 mph). No. 99 GURNEY is second-quickest overall at 1:22.011 (109.741 mph).

10.14 a.m. - No. 99 GURNEY takes over the top spot in the session at 1:21.919 (109.865 mph).

10:19 a.m. - No. 07 EDWARDS is quickest in GT at 1:29.235 (100.857 mph).

10:20 a.m. - CHECKERED FLAG waves to conclude the warm-up. No. 99 GURNEY was quickest at 1:21.919 (109.865 mph), followed by No. 01 PRUETT at 1:21.996 (109.761 mph) and No. 76 JONSSON at 1:22.148 (109.558 mph). No. 07 EDWARDS was quickest in GT at 1:29.235 (100.857 mph), followed by No. 74 HENZLER at 1:29.235 (100.857 mph) and No. 72 DAVIS at 1:29.431 (100.636 mph).

 

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