The grid was set by points, qualifying having been cut short by an accident. Olivier Beretta (#61 R. Ferri Motorsports Ferrari 458 GT3 Italia) started on pole. Kevin Estre (#9 K-PAX Racing McLaren 650S GT3) lined up next to him, followed by Johnny O’Connell (#3 Cadillac Racing ATS-V GT3) and Ryan Eversley (RealTime Racing Acura TLX GT)
Nicky Catsburg (#25 Blancpain Racing Lamborghini Gallardo GT3 FL2) rose from P9 on the grid to take fourth from Eversley during the first lap. Estre took t...
Photo: Chris Jones
The start of Race 1 was moved up in an attempt to beat the arrival of even heavier rain than was already underway. Will Power (#1 Team Penske, Chevy) and Helio Castroneves (#3 Penske) made up Row 1, with Indy 500 champion Juan Pablo Montoya complete the Penske lockdown of the Top 3 starting spots. Takuma Sato (#14 AJ Foyt Enterprises, Honda) started fourth.
The 70-lap race was given a 2-hr time limit before it started, with a single-file start also declared. Sato passed Mont...
Christian Fittipaldi put the #5 Action Express Corvette DP on pole for the 1 hr 40 min timed race on Detroit’s Belle Isle, with Ricky Taylor (#10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP) starting next to him.
PC challenge made its Belle Isle debut, with James French (#38 Performance Tech Motorsports) taking pole by 0.004 sec over Chris Cumming (#11 RSR Racing). Dion von Moltke (#48 Paul Miller Racing Audi R8 LMS) won GTD pole after crashing yesterday in practice. GTLM did not compete this round.
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Taking a look at the second season of @BroadChurchTV from @BBC
@BruceCookHere takes a look at the Detective Comics collection from @DCComics
Our first batch of #cosplay from this year's @Comicpalooza
Hunter did two of his favorite things: ate Girl Scout Cookies and drank beer. Well...three of his favorite things...because he did them on camera for a new episode of The Plastic Spoon.
Also...fellow Gonzogeek, John Moorehouse, was there.
Whoa! Isn't this supposed to be Tuesday? More custom Funko from a bored, smart-ass Trekker. #StarTrek #Funko
The 99th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race marked the competition debut of Chevrolet and Honda’s new high-speed aero kits: Honda’s higher-profile with side winglets, Chevy’s with a minimal, centered wing. Chevy had proven faster during both practice and qualifying.
The first three rows of the traditional three-wide grid had Scott Dixon (#9 Chip Ganassi-Chevy), Will Power (#1 Team Penske-Chevy), and Simon Pagenaud (#22 Penske) on Row 1; Tony Kanaan (#10 Ganassi), Helio Castroneves (#...