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Mosport (Canada) - canada

Round 8 - Canada - Mosport

Significant improvement for the MC12
04/09/2005

Mosport - The No. 35 Maserati MC12 capped a strong development week with a fourth-place GT1 finish in the American Le Mans Series race at Mosport International Raceway in Bowmanville, Ont.

The Maserati team was quickest in the first practice session, posted a third-place qualifying time close to the class leaders and set the fastest GT1 race lap all positive signs for the new car in its rookie North American season. The team hopes for continued progress at the Petit Le Mans race at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Ga., on Oct. 1.

 

STARTING GRID

03/09/2005 Mosport

#Drivertime
01Terry Borcheller01:13.5
02Oliver Gavin01:13.8
03Andrea Bertolini01:13.9
04Ron Fellows01:13.9
05Jean-Philippe Belloc01:15.9

RACE RESULTS

04/09/2005 Mosport

#Drivertime
01O.Gavin/O.Beretta2:31.58
02R.Fellows/J.O'Connell2.202
03T.Borcheller/J.Mowlem2.846
04A.Bertolini/F.De Simone+ 1 lap
05T.Weickardt/M.Rugolo/J.Belloc+ 7 laps

PIT & PADDOCK

04/09/2005

Comments after the race at Mosport
Andrea Bertolini: «This was the best GT1 race because it was very close racing. It was fun!»