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Event: Leather Center Grand Prix of TexasDate: 4.3.2001
Track: Texas Motor Speedway (United States), 3.740 kmsOrganiser: unknown

American Le Mans Series Texas

Weather:cool, dry
Start time:unknown
Grid:2-2-2, PP left, rolling start
Distance:2 hours 45 minutes
Attendance:unknown
Entered:25
Practiced:22
Qualified:22
Started:22
Finished:19
Classes:PractStart
Le Mans Prototype 90066
Le Mans Prototype 67511
Grand Touring Sport44
Grand Touring1111
Race notes:
2 full-course cautions for 27 min
Pre-race sessions:
1 qualifying session held for a total of 20 minutes on 3/3
2 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 120 minutes on 3/3
30 minute pre-race warm-up held
official test session held on 2/3 in 1 session for a total of 90 minutes
Winners:
Overall:1Audi R8Capello / Kristensen
Le Mans Prototype 675:11Lola B2K/40 NissanKnight / Hawkins
Grand Touring Sport:3Chevrolet Corvette C5-RO'Connell / Fellows
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RSMaassen / Luhr
Leaders:
laps 109-117:1Audi R8Tom Kristensen
laps 1-38:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello
lap 39:2Audi R8Frank Biela
lap 40:38Audi R8Andy Wallace
laps 41-45:2Audi R8Frank Biela
laps 46-58:51Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SKlaus Graf
laps 59-66:2Audi R8Emanuele Pirro
laps 67-69:51Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SKlaus Graf
laps 70-90:1Audi R8Tom Kristensen
laps 91-108:50Panoz LMP07David Brabham
Fastest Laps:
Overall:2Audi R8Emanuele Pirro (I)1:14.542180.628 km/hlap 88
Le Mans Prototype 675:11Lola B2K/40 NissanSteven Knight (USA)1:26.134156.319 km/hlap 10
Grand Touring Sport:3Chevrolet Corvette C5-RO'Connell / Fellows1:21.550165.106 km/hlap 46
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RSMaassen / Luhr1:24.523159.299 km/hlap 82
Pole Positions:
Overall:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello (I)1:16.350176.352 km/h
Le Mans Prototype 675:11Lola B2K/40 NissanSteven Knight (USA)1:27.793153.366 km/h
Grand Touring Sport:3Chevrolet Corvette C5-RRon Fellows (CDN)1:23.963160.361 km/h
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RSLucas Luhr (D)1:25.653157.197 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (6), Audi (3), Panoz (3), Chevrolet (3), BMW (3)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (6), Chevrolet (4), Audi (3), Elan (3), BMW (3)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 996 GT3-RS (4), Audi R8 (3), BMW M3 E46 (3)
Driver nationalities:USA (21), D (7), GB (3), I (3), DK (2), F (2), CDN (2)
Team nationalities:USA (18), D (4)
Most used colours:white (34%), yellow (17%), red (17%), black (13%), silver (10%), blue (5%)
Engine positions:front-engined (52%), rear-engined (28%), mid-engined (20%)
Average engine size:4709 cc (with regard to 13% turbocharged cars an applicable size is 4953 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Bob Wollek (58), Tom Weickardt (54), Mel Hawkins (52)
Youngest known drivers:Lucas Luhr (22), Owen Trinkler (25), Jan Magnussen (28)

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