2005 Formula Ford Zetec Championship Series

2005 Formula Ford Zetec Cooper Tires Championship Series season
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The 2005 Formula Ford Zetec Cooper Tires Championship Series was the fifth the USF2000 Ford Zetec championship. Aiken Racing driver Jay Howard took the titel in a Van Diemen RF03. He was the second Brit to win the championship, after Dan Wheldon in 1999.


Race calendar and resultsEdit

Round Circuit Location Date Pole Position Fastest lap Winner
1[1] Road Atlanta   Braselton, Georgia April 16   Jay Howard   Jason Bowles   Jay Howard
2[2] Road Atlanta   Braselton, Georgia April 17   Jason Bowles   Jay Howard   Jay Howard
3[3] Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course   Lexington, Ohio May 22   Jay Howard   Joey Foster   Jay Howard
4[4] Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course   Lexington, Ohio May 22   Joey Foster   Joey Foster   Jay Howard
5[5] Grand Prix of Cleveland   Cleveland, Ohio June 25   Mike Forest   Jay Howard   Jay Howard
6[6] Grand Prix of Cleveland   Cleveland, Ohio June 26   Jay Howard   Jay Howard   Jay Howard
7[7] Road America   Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin August 6   Jay Howard   Joey Foster   Joey Foster
8[8] Road America   Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin August 7   Joey Foster   Joey Foster   Jay Howard
9[9] Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course   Lexington, Ohio August 27   Joey Foster   Jay Howard   Joey Foster
10[10] Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course   Lexington, Ohio August 28   Joey Foster   Jay Howard   Jay Howard
11[11] Virginia International Raceway   Alton, Virginia October 9   Jay Howard   Alan Sciuto   Alan Sciuto
12[12] Virginia International Raceway   Alton, Virginia October 9   Alan Sciuto   Alan Sciuto   Jay Howard

Final standingsEdit

Color Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green 4th & 5th place
Light Blue 6th–10th place
Dark Blue 11th place or lower
Purple Did not finish
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Brown Withdrawn (Wth)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Driver replacement (Rpl)
Injured (Inj)
No race held (NH)
Rank Driver  
ATL1
 
ATL2
 
MDO1
 
MDO2
 
CLE1
 
CLE2
 
ROA1
 
ROA2
 
MDO3
 
MDO4
 
VIR1
 
VIR2
Points
1   Jay Howard 1 1 1 1 1 1 26 1 2 1 22 1 307
2   Joey Foster 32 3 2 2 33 2 1 2 1 2 21 21 215
3   Chris Guerrieri 28 5 5 24 3 4 7 5 4 4 6 4 180
4   Jason Byers 5 9 24 13 6 6 2 3 8 5 8 6 164
5   Chris Meredith 10 8 25 6 8 7 10 8 9 12 4 9 133
6   Doug Smith 6 11 9 5 9 11 23 9 10 10 7 5 132
7   Matt McDonough 9 29 3 3 7 8 3 3 128
8   Gerry Kraut 11 13 8 16 30 12 3 6 11 24 9 11 116
9   Nick Haye 4 4 27 14 36 13 25 25 7 6 5 7 116
10   Nicholas Boulle 26 30 7 11 10 16 29 15 5 9 3 8 113
11   John Lombardo 12 14 26 19 11 10 6 27 12 8 79
12   Enzo Potolicchio 3 7 6 4 72
13   Chuck Lessick 16 19 11 8 34 34 15 14 16 25 15 14 64
14   Scott Rubenzer 7 10 10 28 18 17 27 11 56
15   Noah Bystrom 37 20 4 4 18 10 54
16   Brian Graham 30 12 31 15 13 9 13 13 54
17   Jason Bowles 2 2 51
18   Dwight Rider 15 21 14 26 38 32 29 26 10 12 41
19   Chris Hundley 19 16 16 35 8 7 40
20   Ira Fierberg 33 18 28 17 15 15 15 17 20 20 34
21   Fiorenzo Tirinnanzi 14 15 12 16 30 29 28
22   Franklin Futrelle 34 6 12 27 27
23   Cole Morgan 8 20 17 38 18 16 27
24   David Clarke 31 DNS DNS DNS 25 36 28 17 24 15 11 DNS 25
25   Rich Zober 21 28 DNS DNS 21 25 12 13 21
26   John Gluckin 24 25 17 17 31 22 24 21 15
27   Dick Rose 18 25 32 29 19 19 11
28   Chris Dona 15 DNS 19 23 10
29   Slade Miller 36 17 4
30   Scott Dick 18 25 32 29 19 19 3
31   Brian Tomasi 35 DNS 27 28 2
32   Kevin Hartwig 22 DNS 1
  Jim Belay DNS DNS
  Bryan Blair 23 28
  Dan Bruggeman 17 DNS 16 26
  Brian Burke 23 26 20 21 27 33 22 19 20 23
  Craig Clawson 21 20 13 15
  Brian Cleary 20 22
  Olivier Comeau 9 18
  Mark Defer 35 14
  Dan Denison 21 20 26 18
  Mark Dickens 24 24
  Mike Forest 4 7 5 37
  Peter Gonzalez 25 31 19 20 DNS DNS
  Barry Haynie 27 27 23 23 39 39 23 22
  J.R. Hildebrand 2 3 17 3
  Brad Jaeger 4 5
  Bill Jordan 18 DNS 22 30 14 18
  Doug Kniffin 20 24 16 12 14 21 28 30 16 17
  Philip Metzger 19 10
  Adam Pecorari 6 28
  Greg Pizzo DNS DNS
  Robert Podlesni 2 19
  Brendan Puderbach 26 26 22 21 19 16
  Seth Ravndal 20 18
  Glennon Reidler 29 DNS 21 22
  Al Salvo 14 9 39 27
  Alan Sciuto 1 2
  Ricardo Vassmer 13 23 29 10 12 19 11 11 14 14
  Walter Vollrath 18 23
  William Wald 28 31
  Mike Wettstein 17 29
  Browning Williams DNS DNS

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cooper Championship Series Round One race" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Cooper Tires Championship Series, Round Two" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  3. ^ "PROVISIONAL RESULTS FOR - F2A F2B Round Three" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  4. ^ "Mid Ohio Race 2 Racing Results" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  5. ^ "Champ Car Grand Prix of Cleveland on June 24-25 2005 Cooper Series Championship FF2000" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  6. ^ "Champ Car Grand Prix of Cleveland on June 24-25 2005 Cooper Series Championship FF2000" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  7. ^ "Road America - Final Result Race One August 6,2005" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  8. ^ "Road America - Race 2 Results August 7,2005" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  9. ^ "Mid Ohio Sport Car Course Provisional Results Race One August 27, 2005" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  10. ^ "Mid Ohio Sport Car Course Provisional Results Race Two August 28, 2005" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  11. ^ "VIR 400 with Grand Am on Oct 7-9 2005 Cooper Series Championship FF2000" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  12. ^ "VIR 400 with Grand Am on Oct 7-9 2005 Cooper Series Championship FF2000" (PDF). Cooper Series. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 16, 2006. Retrieved 2 February 2016.