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Event: VIR 500Date: 1.9.2002
Track: Virginia International Raceway (United States), 5.263 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Virginia 500 Miles

Weather:overcast, drying, cool
Start time:12:19
Grid:unknown
Distance:500 miles
Attendance:unknown
Entered:39
Practiced:22
Qualified:22
Started:20
Finished:15
Classes:PractStart
SportsRacing Prototype54
SportsRacing Prototype II44
GTS00
GT98
American GT44
Race notes:
SRP qualifying session stopped after 1 lap due to rain, grid decided by team points
10 minute reconnaisance held before start
3 full-course cautions for 19 laps (66 minutes)
Pre-race sessions:
official test session held on 29/8 in 3 sessions for a total of 120 minutes
3 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 180 minutes on 30-31/8
1 qualifying sessions held for a total of 15 minutes on 31/8
25 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:16Crawford SSC2K JuddWallace / Dyson
SportsRacing Prototype II:8Lola B2K/40 NissanLazzaro / Borcheller
GT:33Ferrari 360 Modena GTAuberlen / Wagner
American GT:19Chevrolet CorvetteHitt / Mills / Trinkler
Leaders:
laps 107-153:16Riley & Scott Mk III
laps 1-106:27Dallara LMP
Fastest Laps:
Overall:27Dallara LMP JuddDidier Theys (B)1:39.618190.178 km/hlap 2
SportsRacing Prototype II:8Lola B2K/40 NissanTerry Borcheller (USA)1:45.289179.936 km/hlap 38
GT:24Mosler MT900RJoão Barbosa (P)1:53.375167.101 km/hlap 41
American GT:48Ford MustangTommy Riggins (USA)1:52.502168.398 km/hlap 97
Pole Positions:
Overall:8Lola B2K/40 NissanTerry Borcheller (USA)2:33.789
SportsRacing Prototype:27Dallara LMP JuddDidier Theys (B)2:27.811128.171 km/h
GT:34Porsche 996 GT3-RSSpencer Pumpelly (USA)2:10.264145.436 km/h
American GT:82Chevrolet CorvetteJack Willes (USA)2:31.132125.355 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (4), Lola (3), Chevrolet (3)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (5), Chevrolet (4), Nissan (3), Ford (3), Judd (2), BMW (2)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 996 GT3-RS (4), Chevrolet Corvette (3), Lola B2K/40 (2)
Driver nationalities:USA (31), F (3), GB (2), I (2), NL (2), NZ (2), B (2), D (2)
Most used colours:blue (26%), white (25%), red (14%), silver (8%), orange (7%), black (7%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (52%), front-engined (26%), rear-engined (22%)
Oldest known drivers:Dick Greer (70), John Morton (60), Doug Mills (60)
Youngest known drivers:Chris Dyson (24), Cory Friedman (24), Owen Trinkler (26)

Official Race Programme:

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