DUSTIN WIMMER AND JESSE
WEST NAB QUALIFYING HONORS IN VIRGINIA
PETERSBURG, Va. (June 29, 2007) -- Dustin
Wimmer and Jesse West set the fastest time in
their respective Pro classes, qualifying first
for Sunday's first of two finals, part of the
GBC National. The event is the sixth on the 2007
WPSA PowerSports ATV Tour.
Wimmer, who currently leads the points in the
SuperQuad Pro 450 Class, swept qualifying,
winning both of his heats aboard the No. 191 MSR,
Pro Taper, Yoshimura/Suzuki. Wimmer's teammate
Chad Wienen (No. 44 Team Rockstart, MSR, Pro
Taper, Yoshimura/Suzuki) is second on the grid,
ahead of John Natalie, Jr. (No. 13 Elka, Maxxis/Honda).
West (No. 888 West Racing/Arctic Cat), who
sits second in QuadTerrain Pro Stock points, won
his second heat and finished second in his first
heat to net the top spot. Chris Borich (No. 2
Warnert Racing/Can-Am) and Josh West (No. 788
West Racing/Arctic Cat) complete the top three.
The GBC Virginia National continues tomorrow
with Amateur, Junior and Women's Class racing,
as well as Pro qualifying. Sunday's racing card
features two full Pro shows.
This weekend's events will be telecast on
ESPN2 on Saturday, Aug. 18 at noon EDT, and
again on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 1 p.m. EDT.
About the PowerSports ATV Tour
The PowerSports ATV Tour is North America's
premier professional ATV racing circuit,
featuring QuadMX, QuadTerrain and SuperSport Pro
series action as well as more than 20 amateur
classes for adults, women and children. The Tour
is sanctioned by the World PowerSports
Association, North America's most respected
snowmobile and ATV sanctioning body, and a
promoter of ATV and snowmobile racing on both
the regional and national level. For more
information, please visit