Skip Barber National at Lime Rock Park – Karam on pole for Round 13
Thursday, October 08, 2009
Lakeville, Conn. (Oct. 8) – Following up on his first career Skip Barber National win at Road Atlanta, Sage Karam picked up his first pole position for Friday’s Race 1 at Lime Rock Park. The Nazareth, Penn. driver clocked in with a 56.073 sec. / 98.229 mph lap early in the session that held up for pole. Outside the front row will be the other winner from Road Atlanta, Sean Rayhall, who missed out on the top spot by .269. The two men standing for the championship occupy Row 2, with Court Vernon edging out Connor De Phillippi by .008. Isaac Lyons rounds out the top five.
Race 2 qualifying is Friday morning with Race 1 scheduled to start in the afternoon. Race 2 will run Saturday morning. Check skipbarber.com for results and race wrap-up soon after.
Thursday, October 8, starting grid for Friday Race 1 (round 13 of 14) BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National Presented by Mazda, Lime Rock Park, 7-turn road course
1. Sage Karam, 56.073 sec., 98.229 mph
2. Sean Rayhall, 56.342
3. Court Vernon, 56.384
4. Connor De Phillippi, 56.393
5. Isaac Lyons, 56.447
6. Dennis Trebing, 56.570
7. Julian Albarracin, 57.249
8. Al Carter, 57.358
9. Brian Skinner, 57.761
10. Ashley Freiberg, 57.792