Trois Rivieres Challenges Result in Disappointing Qualifying Results for PCM Drivers

17.08.2008: Trois Rivieres Challenges Result in Disappointing Qualifying Results for PCM Drivers

Grand Prix de Trois Rivieres Saturday, August 16, 2008

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

Practice 2 Finished 3rd :59.545 91.957

Qualifying 2Finished 6th 59.481 92.056

Carl on qualifying: "The last two days have been a little frustrating for me. I’ve been quick in both practice sessions, finishing in the top three, but I haven’t been able to get the same results in qualifying. Today was about finding track position, but unfortunately we were not able to get a gap and qualified in traffic.

I’ll have a lot of work to do in the King Taco car in tomorrow’s race to get back up front, but the guys have continued to give me a good car all season, so I’m hoping for positive results."

 

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

Practice 2 Finished 18th 1:00.959 89.824

Qualifying 2 Finished 18th 1:00.461 90.564

Frankie on qualifying: "I’ve been struggling all weekend. This is a really difficult track to drive on, and I haven’t been able to find the right mentality to conquer it yet. You’ve got to be really competitive out there and fight for position. I’m slowly getting there, but I just didn’t have enough today.

Tomorrow is going to be a long and tricky race, but hopefully other people will make some mistakes, and I can drive clean; then I can gain positions and championship points. I want to thank the guys for all the effort they’ve put into this weekend, and I’m hoping for a good day tomorrow."

 

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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17.08.2008 / MaP

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