Bucknum and Stout leave Watkins Glen with solid 8th place finish
“The car handled well and we were so fast at the beginning of the race.” stated Stout. “After we qualified third I knew we were going to have a car that would contend for this win. Jeff did a great job when he got in the car and clicked off some fast laps as well. Unfortunately, after we pushed to the front, we started to get shuffled back a bit in the late stages, but we’ll take an 8th place finish. The team worked real hard to give Jeff and I a car that could contend so I am very pleased with that.”
“Robert did a great job in the car, and I was looking to keep that kind of pace going throughout the remainder of the race.” Bucknum added. “The car was fast all day long, and it’s unfortunate that we got shuffled back a bit late, but the team battled all day long to place 8th.” I’m excited about the direction of where this team is headed. I have all of the confidence in the world in Robert, and we’re looking forward to Road America.”
Following the Continental Tire 150 Mitchum Motorsports is currently 13th in team points for the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Series. Stout moved from fifth to fourth in the GS class Rookie of the Year standings.
The next scheduled race for Jeff and Robert will be June 24th at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. This race can be on SPEED Channel on July 3rd at 1pm. All Times Eastern.
Additional information may be obtained at www.mitchummotorsports.com, www.jeffbucknum.com, www.robertstoutracing.com or www.p1groupe.com.
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