2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup

2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup
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The 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup was the Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup's second season. In 2009 10 races were set to take place on eight circuits. Both Virginia International Raceway and New Jersey Motorsports Park were doubleheader events hosting two rounds each. There are also four new tracks for the 2009 season, Miller Motorsports Park, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Autobahn Country Club, and Road America. Gone for the season are Iowa Speedway and Lime Rock Park.[1]

Jetta TDI car from German race series.

Also new for this season is a new fuel from Hyperfuels, the official supplier for the TDI Cup. This year all the race cars, as well as all the vehicle/equipment transporters and generators used by the series, will run SynDiesel B5 Biodiesel.[1] Late in the 2008 season, Pirelli announced that they would be the official tire supplier for the 2009 season.[2]

DriversEdit

Name Hometown Car # Sponsor
Joey Atterbury Renton, WA 14 Red Bull
Andy Lee Maricopa, AZ 27 Castrol
Nicky Boulle Dallas, TX 4 Pirelli
Timmy Megenbier Melrose Park, IL 17 ChicagolandVW.com
Taylor Broekemeier Fort Collins, CO 3 Pirelli
JD Mobley Castle Rock, CO 7 Bosch
Juan Pablo Delgado Orizaba, VZ (Mexico) 34 SCCA
Eric Morse Pittsburgh, PA 16 VW Preloved
Andrew Novich Novato, CA 22 Meguiars
AJ Nealey Edgewater, MD 2 Oakley
Devin Cates Broad Run, VA 29 HYPERFUELS
Andrew Gunn Tucker McDonough, GA 32 Oakley
Theresa Condict Lexington, MA 15 HYPERFUELS
Mark Pombo Duluth, GA 20 VW Parts & Accessories
Andrew Cordeiro Woodbridge, ON 26 Lamin-x
Perry Richardson Los Gatos, CA 30 DefNder
David Richert Niverville, MB 6 Bosch
Ryan Ellis Ashburn, VA 5 ViON
Juan Pablo Sierra Lendle Puebla, Mexico 23 Castrol
Kerstin Smutny Bothel, WA 18 iRacing.com
Jake Thompson Vancouver, BC 19 ViON
Derek Jones Philadelphia, PA 8 Aggreko
Rhett Tucker Cumming, GA 28 DC United
Donny Warren Winchester, VA 24 Aggreko
Kyle Wharff Miramar, FL 11 VW Parts & Accessories

Season resultsEdit

Rd. Date Track Location Pole Position Winning driver Supporting
1 April 24–26 Virginia International Raceway
Doubleheader
Danville, Virginia Joey Atterbury Joey Atterbury Rolex Sports Car Series
2 Timmy Megenbier Jake Thompson
3 May 15–17 Miller Motorsports Park Tooele, Utah Jake Thompson Timmy Megenbier American Le Mans Series
4 June 19–21 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Lexington, Ohio Devin Cates Timmy Megenbier Rolex Sports Car Series
5 July 24–26 Autobahn Country Club Joliet, Illinois Andy Lee Andy Lee Atlantic Championship
6 August 14–16 Road America Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin Timmy Megenbier Timmy Megenbier American Le Mans Series
7 August 28–30 Mosport International Raceway Bowmanville, Ontario Mark Pombo Mark Pombo American Le Mans Series
8 September 11–13 New Jersey Motorsports Park
Doubleheader
Millville, New Jersey Andy Lee Jake Thompson ARCA Re/Max Series
9 Mark Pombo Devin Cates
10 September 25–27 Road Atlanta Braselton, Georgia Juan Pablo Sierra Lendle Mark Pombo American Le Mans Series

Drivers ChampionshipEdit

Pos Driver VIR1
 
VIR2
 
MIL
 
MID
 
ACC
 
AME
 
MOS
 
NJ1
 
NJ2
 
ATL
 
Points
1   Timmy Megenbier 3 23 1 1 2 1 2 3 3 11 366
2   Andy Lee 6 6 4[3] 3 1 4 4 2 5 6 337
3   Mark Pombo 5 2 7 21 3 9 1 10 2 1 322
4   Joey Atterbury 1 8[3] 6 2 5[4] 3 6 5 12 4 307
5   Jake Thompson 8 1 2 11 6[5] 12 5 1 11 DNS 271
6   Juan Pablo Sierra Lendle 11[3] 24 3 8 13[6] 5 8 4 4 3 258
7   Andrew Cordeiro 24 9[3] 16 4 4 11 3 23 10 2 220
8   Nicky Boulle 9 11[3] 13 5 9[3] 14 12 7 6 11 208
9   JD Mobley 20 12 11 7 10 13 10 6 7 7 204
10   Devin Cates 7 7 12 16 16 22 15 8 1 5 196
11   Taylor Broekemeier 4 3 5 12 7 7 13 11 23 13 195
12   AJ Nealey 2 4[3] 9 9 11 2 17 20 14 18 187
13   Ryan Ellis 21[3] 10 14 13 12[3] 10 7 9 8 10 181
14   Derek Jones 22 5 8 6 8 6 14 21 DNS 142
15   Donny Warren 12 19 18 14 19 15 22 12 9 8 139
16   Perry Richardson 13 16[3] 10 23 17 16 18 13 21 12 93
17   Andrew Novich 10 25 15[7] 10 24 8 11 22 22 20 81
18   David Richert 14 15 19 17 18 19 20 14 16 15 73
19   Rhett Tucker 25 13 DNS 10 14 17 13 14 62
20   Juan Pablo Delgado 23[3] 17 17 19 15[3] 21 16 16 20 17 58
21   Kerstin Smutny 16 21 23[8] 23[9] 18 19 15 18 19 37
22   Theresa Condict 18[3] 20[3] 22 15 22 20 DNS 18 15 21 36
23   Eric Morse 15 18[3] 21 18 20 17 22 24 17 33
24   Andrew Gunn Tucker 19[3] 22 24 22 21 23 21 19 19 16 20
25   Kyle Wharff 17 14 20 13
Pos Driver VIR1
 
VIR2
 
MIL
 
MID
 
ACC
 
AME
 
MOS
 
NJ1
 
NJ2
 
ATL
 
Points
‡ Smutny forced to sit out of race #4 in Ohio due to budget problems[10]
Color Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Finished, in points
Blue Finished, no points
Purple Did not finish

Bold - Pole
Italics - Fastest Lap

Race result linksEdit

Race #1 [11]
Race #2 [2]
Race #3 [3]
Race #4 [4]
Race #5 [12]

ReferencesEdit

Link to Official SCCA Regulations. Article 1 is general regulations. Article 4 is Jetta TDI Cup regulations.[13]

  1. ^ a b [1]
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-18. Retrieved 2009-04-29.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p Fined $50 for violation of 4.12.3.1 (Failure to attend mandatory meetings)
  4. ^ Car #14 Penalized 5 grid positions for next race for violation of 1.7.16.3 (Failure to avoid physical contact between cars) and 1.7.16.4 (Racing room regulation)
  5. ^ Car #19 Fined $100 for violation of 4.12.3.1 (Failure to attend mandatory meetings)
  6. ^ Car #23 Fined $75 for violation of 1.7.15.14 (Flag regulation violation)
  7. ^ Car #22 Penalized 10 points and 5 grid positions at next race for violation of PRR 1.7.16.3, 1.7.16.5 and 1.7.16.6
  8. ^ Car #18 Penalized 1 finish position and 5 grid positions at next race for violation of 1.7.16.5
  9. ^ Car #18 Penalized 5 grid positions for next race and 2 finishing positions for violation of 1.7.16.3 (Failure to avoid physical contact between cars)
  10. ^ "Welcome to Kerstin Smutny Racing". Archived from the original on 2009-08-17. Retrieved 2009-08-05. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ "MSDataReport" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-08-17. Retrieved 2009-08-05. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  12. ^ Rich Lankford. "MSDataReport" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-08-17. Retrieved 2009-08-05. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  13. ^ Jeremy Thoennes. "2009 PRR.indd" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-08-17. Retrieved 2009-08-05. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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