15 Aug, 2010
Stevenson Motorsports Sunoco Camaro Earns 3rd Place Podium Finish
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The Stevenson Motorsports Camaro continued its successful racing season with a 3rd place podium finish at the Grand Prix Trois-Rivieres in Montreal, Canada! The Sunoco Camaro started in 9th position, but by the end of the race, Matt Bell and Jeff Bucknam had managed to guide the Camaro to a 3rd place finish, passing a BMW on the final lap for the podium finish.
Here is an account of the race directly from driver Matt Bell:
Well I need to speak a moment of the monumental feat that the team I’m lucky enough to race for just pulled off last night at GP3R. After I had a crash early in our all-in-one-day event, the team worked EXTREMELY hard in, essentially, a parking lot to get the car ready for qualifying and the eventual night race that evening. They had a tough job replacing all four corners’ suspension with borrowed tools on a harsh asphalt surface, but they definitely got it done. We made it to qualifying, but had to wait 10 of the 15 minute qualifying due to a bogus pit lane penalty. This left me in a disappointing 9th place for the start of the race.
After the start, I did my job of handing Jeff Bucknum a clean(ish) car and did so with a 4 place bonus. Jeff took this place and ran away! ….[continued HERE].
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