Round 1: McGregor Wins at Sebring International Raceway

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Wednesday, March 23, 2011

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Round 1: McGregor Wins at
Sebring International Raceway

Sebring, FL. (Mar. 17). On a perfectly sunny St. Patrick�s Day, nineteen year old Thomas McGregor earned his first win in the BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National presented by Mazda. In an exciting opening round of the season at Sebring International Raceway, the young competitors battled head to head throughout the entirety of the race, sometimes going three wide for the lead. The lead changed several times between McGregor, Scott Anderson, Trent Hindman and Shelby Blackstock. By the last laps, McGregor had extended his lead to 1.162 seconds. California Scents Pole winner Scott Anderson Finished fourth and Trent Hindman set the fastest lap of the race with a 2:23.832.

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Manager Michael Duncalfe Congratulates McGregor, Round One Race Winner
(Photo: Kelly Brouillet, Courtesy of Skip Barber Racing School)

UNOFFICIAL Results for Round 1 at Sebring International Raceway
2011 BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National Presented by Mazda

1. (2) Thomas McGregor, 19, Saskastoon, Canada
2. (3) Brandon Newey, 18, Indianapolis, IN
3. (8) Danilo Estrela, 17, Goiania, Brazil
4. (1) Scott Anderson, 22, Fort Collins, CO
5. (5) Trent Hindman, 15, Wayside, NJ
6. (4) Shelby Blackstock, 21, Nashville, TN
7. (6) Sebastian Ordonez, 16, Deerfield Beach, FL
8. (11) Franco Aragones, 14, Cancun, Mexico
9. (9) Mukul Sud, 25, India
10. (12) Devin Jones, 17, Mooresville, NC
11. (7) Patrick Gallagher, 18, Thornville, OH
12. (10) Remo Ruscitti, 17, Burnaby, Canada
Fastest Lap: Trent Hindman (2:23.832/ 92.608)
Cautions: One
Track Conditions: Warm and sunny

Results will be official pending video review.

Next Up:

Drivers qualify for Round 2 of 16 of the BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National presented by Mazda tomorrow morning at 8:00am EST.

Remaining Schedule:
Friday, March 18, 2011
8:00-8:30AM Qualifying for Round 2 of 16
12:45-1:20PM Round 2 of 16, BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National presented by Mazda

About the Skip Barber National Series
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Kelly Brouillet

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