Segal, Wilden, Workman on Grand-Am Weekly tonight

25.09.2009: Utah 250 Acxiom GT winner Jeff Segal and Grand-Am KONI Sports Car Challenge drivers Ken Wilden and Jason Workman will highlight tonight's Grand-Am Weekly radio show and webcast.

 Utah 250 Acxiom GT winner Jeff Segal and Grand-Am KONI Sports Car Challenge drivers Ken Wilden and Jason Workman will highlight tonight's Grand-Am Weekly radio show and webcast.

Grand-Am Weekly is heard Tuesday evenings from 7-8 p.m. ET on WELE-1380 AM Daytona Beach, featuring DC Williams, Wyatt Davis and J.J. O'Malley.

To listen live, visit the station's new web site, www.news1radio.net. To call in with your questions, dial the new studio telephone number, (386) 523-1880.

Segal and co-driver Emil Assentato are currently the hottest team in the Rolex Series GT class, winning two of the past three races. Assentato started last for the Utah 250 due to an engine change. Segal took a mammoth lead when he stayed out under a caution, only to have it erased when his teammate was assisted into a gravel trap. Segal pitted, came out at the end of the line, and worked his way through the field to take the checkered flag.

Wilden was in a new role at Miller Motorsports Park, qualifying the No. 59 Rehagen Racing Ford Mustang GT co-driven by Dean Martin. The pair finished fifth in the Salt Lake City 200. Wilden leads the Grand Sport championship by 18 points, and is in position to win the title with a 14th place finish in the Oct. 4 season finale at Virginia International Raceway. The pair have two victories this season, at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and Mid-Ohio.

Workman will be making his first KONI start of the season, co-driving the No. 2 US Army Ford Mustang GT with Scott Turner and Mark Ackley. Now fully recovered from injuries suffered while working as a non-driving instructor at Palm Beach International, he will be racing for the first time since last year's event at VIR. Workman remains the first and only American to win a European Formula Ford 2000 championship, in 1999 with Team Valvoline.

 
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25.09.2009 / MaP

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