DETROIT GOLD CUP 2009: U-16 Dave Villwock, U1 Steve David each go 3-for-3 in Unlimited Hydroplane heat wins
PHOTO: Jim Simpson
DETROIT GOLD CUP 2009: U-16 Dave Villwock, U-1 Steve David win Heats 3A, 3BMore>>
DETROIT GOLD CUP 2009: Steve David, Dave Villwock win first two heats of unlimited hydroplane racingAfter having assigned lanes in Madison, the unlimited hydroplanes were back to fighting for lanes at the Gold Cup. That meant a return to the race before the race to line up at the start.
1A: U6 Steve David
1B: U16 Dave VillwockMore >>
- High winds canceled afternoon heat racing on Saturday, but beautiful weather greeted the racers on Sunday.
2A U16 Dave Villwock
2B U1 Steve DavidMore >>
- Dave Villwock, Steve David, and team-mates Jeff Bernard and J. Michael Kelly post top speeds in Friday's testing and qualifying sessions.More >>
- When the Miss Detroit Yacht Club unlimited hydroplane rolled into the Detroit pit area Thursday, the teams preparing for this weekend's 100th running of the Chrysler Jeep Detroit APBA Gold Cup, couldn't contain their glee as its full-time driver Jean Theoret smiled and waved from the truck.
"I just thank the Lord for being able to be here in Detroit, feeling well and getting better everyday," said Theoret.More >>