Bowmanville, ON – Ernie Francis Jr. of Davie, Fla., Elivan Goulart, of Shelton, Conn., and Travis Washay, of Milford, Conn., will be on pole in TC, TCA and TCB respectively for Friday’s Round 4 race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, and the Remo Ferri Group Canadian Grand Prix presented by Replay XD, part of the Victoria Day SpeedFest weekend.

Early on in the 25-minute qualifying session, Cory Fergus, of Columbus, Ohio, in the No. 00 Motorsports Promotions USLED/Axis Roofing/AERO/RSS/Motul Porsche Cayman set a fast TC lap with a 1:30.086. He then bettered his time with a 1:29.604. Adam Poland, of Mount Vernon, Texas, in the No. 33 EASTEX Motorsports Edge Addicts/Majestic Pet Mazda MX-5 was second with a 1:30.295 and Francis Jr. in the No. 98 Breathless Racing/Time4Learning Mazda MX-5 was third on the charts with a 1:30.455

In TCA, Jason Wolfe, of Mount Vernon, Ohio in the No. 36 Wolfe Trucking Kinetic Motorsports Kia Forte Koup set the pace with a 1:34.542. Goulart, in the No. 23 Tech Sport Racing Mazda RX-8 then went to the top with a 1:34.180.

In TCB, Washay, in the No. 30 Indian Summer Racing MINI Cooper set the early pace with a 1:45.280. Mac Korince, of Ridgeway, Ontario, in the No. 51 Indian Summer Racing MINI Cooper then went to the top in class with a 1:45.054 eight minutes into the session

Francis Jr. then went to the top with a 1:28.784 in TC.

Twelve minutes into the session the red flag came out when the No. 16 HPA Motorsports Volkswagen Jetta GLI of Alex Welch, of Englewood, Colo., went off at Turn 5. The session returned to green after the No. 16 car had been removed – seven minutes remained.  Soon after Washay would go to the top in TCB with a 1:44.940. As the checkered flew Francis Jr., Goulart and Washay had secured poles for Round 4. Of note, the fastest laps recorded in each class all eclipsed previous track records set in 2014.

Results are provisional until posted final. TC, TCA and TCB Round 4 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park is scheduled for 12:45 p.m. Friday.

BOWMANVILLE, ON – Starting lineup for Friday’s Pirelli World Challenge Championship TC/TCA/TCB Round 4 race, part of the Remo Ferri Group Canadian Grand Prix prsnt by Replay XD at CTMP, with position, class, car number in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, fastest lap time, and speed in miles per hour.

1, TC, (98), Ernie Francis_Jr, Dania, Fla., MAZDA MX-5, 1:28.784, 99.707.
2, TC, (00), Corey Fergus(R), Columbus, Ohio, Porsche Cayman, 1:29.604, 98.794.
3, TC, (04), Cody Ellsworth, Jupiter, Fla, Porsche Cayman, 1:30.282, 98.052.
4, TC, (33), Adam Poland, Mt. Vernon, Texas, Mazda MX-5, 1:30.295, 98.038.
5, TC, (14), Nathan Stacy, Owesso, Okla., Volvo C30, 1:30.845, 97.445.
6, TC, (03), Cory Friedman, Charleston, S.C., Porsche Cayman, 1:30.922, 97.362.
7, TC, (44), Andrew Rains(R), Auburn, Ala., Volkswagon Golf, 1:30.942, 97.341.
8, TC, (40), John Weisberg, Webster, N.Y., Porsche Cayman, 1:31.407, 96.846.
9, TC, (64), Austin Snader, Sealy, Texas, Mazda MX-5, 1:32.150, 96.065.
10, TC, (13), Jason Cherry, Gambrills, Md., Nissan Altima, 1:32.538, 95.662.
11, TC, (17), Randy Hale, Haddam, Conn., Mazda MX-5, 1:34.619, 93.558.
12, TC, (16), Alex Welch, Englewood, Colo., Volkswagen Jetta GLI, 1:34.767, 93.412.
13, TC, (50), Dinah Weisberg(R), Webster, N.Y., Mazda MX-5, 1:35.415, 92.777.
14, TC, (15), Jeff Altenburg, Ellicott City, Md., Volkswagon Jetta GLI, no time.
15, TC, (26), Mikey Taylor(R), Birmingham, Ala., Volkswagon Jetta GLI, no time.
16, TCA, (23), Elivan Goulart, Shelton, Conn., Mazda RX-8, 1:34.180, 93.994.
17, TCA, (36), Jason Wolfe, Mt. Vernon, Ohio, Kia Forte Koup, 1:34.542, 93.634.
18, TCA, (67), Shea Holbrook, Orlando, Fla., Honda Civic Si, 1:34.860, 93.320.
19, TCA, (71), Paul Holton, Tallahassee, Fla., Honda Civic Si, 1:34.932, 93.250.
20, TCA, (49), Patrick Seguin, Ottawa, Ontario, Honda Civic Si, 1:34.985, 93.197.
21, TCA, (5), Felipe Merjech, Bogata Columbia, , Honda Civic, 1:35.750, 92.453.
22, TCA, (34), Kris Wright(R), Pittsburgh, Pa., Kia Forte Koup, 1:36.394, 91.835.
23, TCA, (72), Emilee Tominovich(R), Clarksville, Md., Honda Civic Si, 1:37.029, 91.234.
24, TCA, (38), Samantha Tan(R), Gormley, Ontario, Kia Forte Koup, 1:37.184, 91.089.
25, TCA, (22), Kevin Anderson, Huntington Station, N.Y., Mazda RX8, 1:37.821, 90.496.
26, TCA, (4), Timothy Mincey_Sr(R), Port St Lucie, Fla., Honda Civic Si, 1:38.105, 90.234.
27, TCB, (30), Travis_W Washay(R), Milford, Conn., MINI Cooper, 1:44.940, 84.356.
28, TCB, (51), Mac Korince(R), Ridgeway, Ontario, MINI Cooper, 1:45.054, 84.265.
29, TCB, (25), Johan Schwartz, Huntersville, S.C., Chevy Sonic, 1:45.074, 84.249.
30, TCB, (58), Glenn Nixon, Mission, British Columbia, MINI Cooper, 1:45.125, 84.208.
31, TCB, (57), Andrei Kisel, N. Vancouver, British Columbia, MINI Cooper, 1:45.248, 84.110.
32, TCB, (59), Wei Lu(R), Richmond, British Columbia, MINI Cooper, 1:45.670, 83.774.
33, TCB, (2), Van Svenson(R), Hyde Park, N.Y., Chevrolet Sonic, 1:45.853, 83.629.
34, TCB, (66), Randy Smith, Coldwater, Ontario, Honda Fit, 1:46.018, 83.499.
35, TCB, (8), PJ Groenke, Toronto, Canada, MINI Cooper, 1:46.477, 83.139.
36, TCB, (7), Jason Fichter, Jupiter, Fla., MINI Cooper, 1:46.499, 83.122.
37, TCB, (27), Marc Sherrin(R), Lucas, Texas, Ford Fiesta, 1:47.129, 82.633.
38, TCB, (48), Tom Noble, Medina, Minn., MINI Cooper, 1:47.611, 82.263.