Pombo Fastest in First Practice Session at VIR

Mark Pombo put in the fastest lap during the first practice session at Virginia International Raceway. His time was two-tenths quicker than the next fastest car. Pombo currently sits second in the in the points standings behind Nick Wittmer, who was fourth during the session. Hopefully that speed carries over to Qualifying, which takes place…

Practice Results: Circuit of the Americas

The season is officially underway as the MINI JCW Team took part in the first two practice sessions today. Mark Pombo in the 59 and Nate Norenberg in the 60 both showed good speed in their first time out for TC America. Pombo had the second fastest time in both sessions, within tenths of second…

Practice Results: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park 120

The first two practice sessions for the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park 120 were today. These sessions gave us our first look at how the MINIs would compare to the competition for tomorrow’s race. Mark Pombo put up the fastest lap out of the MINI drivers. His best lap was a 1:32.859. While fast, it was…

Mid-Ohio Practice Results

The long wait since Sebring is over, the MINI JCW Team has hit the track to tackle the first day of practice sessions for the Mid-Ohio 120. Mat Pombo had the fastest lap in the ST class, taking his MINI JCW around the track in 1:35.690. The entire ST field ran lap times within a…

Practice Results: Biscuitville Grand Prix

The practice results are in and the MINI JCW Team is looking pretty good. The #37 car with co-drivers James Vance and M. Lamarra had the fastest time of the MINIs. They put in a lap time of 2:04.269 in the third practice session. The entire field is within a few seconds of each other…

Practice Results: 2017 Road America 120

Road America has experienced plenty of rainy weather today limiting practice time. The fastest teams in the ST class were putting in lap times in the 2:44 range. The fastest time of any JCW was a 2:46.496 put in by James Vance in the second practice session. Qualifying will take place at 11:45 AM tomorrow and…

Practice Results: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park 120

The first day of official events kicked off at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) with two practice sessions. Mat Pombo and Derek Jones had the fastest car of the day with a lap time of 1:32.197 which they did in the first practice session. James Vance and Mike Lamarra also looked strong with excellent practice…

COTA Day 1 Practice Results

Today was the first day of on track action at the Circuit of the Americas. Two practice sessions were run for CTSC and so far things are looking good for our MINI JCW Team. The first session had the 73 putting up the 4th fastest time at 2:30.460. The 37 was in ninth with a 2:31.684. That gave…

Road Atlanta Qualifying Results

The qualifying results are in and there’s plenty to be excited about. Two MINI JCWs qualified in the top 10! Derek Jones qualified the #73 in 4th place even though his speed was consistent with practice times. The shortened and congested qualifying sessions give a better indication of what race conditions will be like. The…

Road Atlanta Practice 2 Results

All three team cars showed consistency in practice session two.  They put up speeds very close to what they did in practice session one. But with others improving their time each of the MINI JCWs found themselves lower on the charts.  Let’s hope qualifying shows a little more improvement.