at the Long Beach Grand Prix 2006

In the Speed GT padock: Tony Gaples

Sony Whelen

Lou Gigliotti

Tomy Drissi

Former ALMS Corvette driver Andy Pilgrim

ALMS Corvette Driver Ron Fellows steps into the number 16 Caddy

The Long Beach skyline

On the starting grid: Lou Gigliotti

Claudio Burtin

In a last minute deal, NASCAR driver Todd Bodine gets a ride in the Whelen back-up car

Tony Gaples

The field roars to a start on Shoreline Drive

LG leads in the early laps

Turn 9 action


The field at the Fountain


Pilgrim brakes for Turn 1

Fellows rounding the Fountain

Fellows, Archer and McCann take the podium...

and have a little fun!


2006 TGPLB Speed GT Results

1.  Ron Fellows, Cadillac CTS-V, 29 laps
2.  Tommy Archer, Dodge SRT Viper C6, 29 laps
3.  Mike McCann, Dodge Viper, 29 laps
4.  Lou Gigliotti, Chevrolet Corvette C6, 29 laps
9. Tomy Drissi, Chevrolet Corvette C6, 29 laps
13. Claudio Burtin, Chevrolet Corvette C6, 29 laps
15. Sony Whelen, Chevrolet Corvette C6, 29 laps
16. Greg Weirick, Chevrolet Corvette C6, 29 laps
20. Todd Bodine, Chevrolet Corvette C5, 18 laps (Steering)
21. Tony Gaples, Chevrolet Corvette C6, 15 laps (Mechanical)