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2001 Grand Prix of Mosport

The 2001 Gran Turismo 3 Grand Prix of Mosport was an American Le Mans Series professional sports car race held at Mosport International Raceway near Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada from August 17 to the 19, 2001. It was the seventh round of the 2001 American Le Mans Series season and the 16th IMSA / Professional SportsCar Racing sanctioned sports car race held at the facility.

Race

The overall race victory went to Audi Sport North America drivers Frank Biela and Emanuele Pirro marking the Audi R8's second consecutive win at Mosport. Second place went to Jan Magnussen and David Brabham in the Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-S, with Team Cadillac drivers Emmanuel Collard and Christophe Tinseau picking up the first American Le Mans Series podium for the Cadillac Northstar LMP01.

Dick Barbour Racing took the LMP675 victory with drivers Bruno Lambert and Didier de Radigues in the Reynard 01Q.

Corvette Racing drivers Ron Fellows and Johnny O'Connell drove the Chevrolet Corvette C5-R to the GTS class victory with BMW Schnitzer Motorsport drivers Jörg Müller and JJ Lehto taking the GT win in the BMW M3 GTR.[1]

The race was held under cool and rainy conditions and was broadcast across North America on NBC Sports with Rick Benjamin and Bill Adam calling the race.

Official results

Class winners in bold.

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps
Engine
1 LMP900 2 23x15px Audi Sport North America 23x15px Frank Biela
23x15px Emanuele Pirro
Audi R8 M 115
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
2 LMP900 50 23x15px Panoz Motor Sports 23x15px Jan Magnussen
23x15px David Brabham
Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-S M 113
Élan 6L8 6.0L V8
3 LMP900 7 23x15px Team Cadillac 23x15px Emmanuel Collard
23x15px Christophe Tinseau
Cadillac Northstar LMP01 M 112
Cadillac Northstar 4.0L Turbo V8
4 LMP900 8 23x15px Team Cadillac 23x15px Wayne Taylor
23x15px Max Angelelli
Cadillac Northstar LMP01 M 112
Cadillac Northstart 4.0L Turbo V8
5 LMP900 16 23x15px Dyson Racing 23x15px Butch Leitzinger
23x15px James Weaver
Riley & Scott Mk III C G 112
Lincoln (Élan) 6.0L V8
6 LMP675 5 23x15px Dick Barbour Racing 23x15px Bruno Lambert
23x15px Didier de Radigues
Reynard 01Q G 111
Judd GV675 3.4L V8
7 GTS 3 23x15px Corvette Racing 23x15px Ron Fellows
23x15px Johnny O'Connell
Chevrolet Corvette C5-R G 109
Chevrolet 7.0L V8
8 GTS 26 23x15px Konrad Team Saleen 23x15px Terry Borcheller
23x15px Franz Konrad
Saleen S7-R G 108
Ford 7.0L V8
9 GTS 4 23x15px Corvette Racing 23x15px Andy Pilgrim
23x15px Kelly Collins
Chevrolet Corvette C5-R G 107
Chevrolet 7.0L V8
10 GT 42 23x15px BMW Motorsport
23x15px Schnitzer Motorsport
23x15px Jörg Müller
23x15px JJ Lehto
BMW M3 GTR M 107
BMW 4.0L V8
11 GT 43 23x15px BMW Motorsport
23x15px Schnitzer Motorsport
23x15px Dirk Müller
23x15px Fredrik Ekblom
BMW M3 GTR M 107
BMW 4.0L V8
12 GT 6 23x15px Prototype Technology Group 23x15px Boris Said
23x15px Hans-Joachim Stuck
BMW M3 GTR Y 107
BMW 4.0L V8
13 GT 23 23x15px Alex Job Racing 23x15px Lucas Luhr
23x15px Sascha Maassen
Porsche 911 GT3-RS M 106
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
14
DNF
LMP900 38 23x15px Champion Racing 23x15px Andy Wallace
23x15px Johnny Herbert
Audi R8 M 104
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
15 GTS 45 23x15px American Viperacing 23x15px Shane Lewis
23x15px David Donohue
Dodge Viper GTS-R D 103
Dodge 8.0L V10
16 GT 52 23x15px Seikel Motorsport 23x15px Tony Burgess
23x15px Magnus Wallinder
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 102
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
17 GT 69 23x15px Kyser Racing 23x15px Kye Wankum
23x15px Jeffrey Pabst
Porsche 911 GT3-R D 96
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
18 GT 15 23x15px Dick Barbour Racing 23x15px Grady Willingham
23x15px Randy Wars
Porsche 911 GT3-R D 95
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
19 LMP675 57 23x15px Dick Barbour Racing 23x15px John Graham
23x15px Milka Duno
Reynard 01Q G 95
Judd GV675 3.4L V8
20
DNF
GT 22 23x15px Alex Job Racing 23x15px Randy Pobst
23x15px Christian Menzel
Porsche 911 GT3-RS M 92
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
21 GTS 44 23x15px American Viperacing 23x15px Tom Weickardt
23x15px Kevin Allen
Dodge Viper GTS-R D 88
Dodge 8.0L V10
22
DNF
LMP675 11 23x15px Roock-KnightHawk Racing 23x15px Steven Knight
23x15px Claudia Hürtgen
Lola B2K/40 A 56
Nissan (AER) VQL 3.4L V6
23
DNF
GT 10 23x15px Prototype Technology Group 23x15px Joe Foster
23x15px Niclas Jönsson
BMW M3 GTR Y 27
BMW 4.0L V8
24
DNF
LMP900 1 23x15px Audi Sport North America 23x15px Rinaldo Capello
23x15px Tom Kristensen
Audi R8 M 24
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
25
DNF
GT 30 23x15px Petersen Motorsports 23x15px Johnny Mowlem
23x15px Timo Bernhard
Porsche 911 GT3-R M 21
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
26
DNF
LMP900 51 23x15px Panoz Motor Sports 23x15px Klaus Graf
23x15px Franck Lagorce
Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-S M 1
Élan 6L8 6.0L V8

Statistics

  • Pole Position - #1 Audi Sport North America - 1:08.222
  • Fastest Lap - #2 Audi Sport North America - 1:10.002
  • Time of race - 2:46:03.805
  • Distance - 455.098 km
  • Average Speed - 164.430 km/h

References

  1. ^ Watkins, Gary (September 2001). "Red Alert - Race Report Mosport". Le Mans Series & Sportscar Racer (Indianapolis, Indiana: Haymarket Media Group). pp. 44–49. 

External links


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