ANDREW "ACP" COMRIE-PICARD AND TEAM SPARCO RALLY XD FIGHT BACK TO SECOND PLACE AT 100 ACRE WOOD
SALEM, Missouri (ACP Racing) February 28, 2012 – Andrew “ACP” Comrie-Picard and the Scion Rally xD team fought through choking dust on the roads in the Ozark Mountains of Missouri to take second place in the two-wheel-drive category on the 100 Acre Woods rally this past weekend.
ACP and the team had their work cut out for them after being caught behind ailing competitors for three of the five legs of the rally. They lost minutes of valuable time trying to drive through walls of dust thrown up by slower cars in front.
“The dust was bad anyway,” said ACP, “but on three legs we had a car in front of us limping out of the stage – one that got back on the road after a crash, one with failed brakes, and one that rolled right in front of us. It was impossible to pass them, and incredibly frustrating to be flat out everywhere and then have such bad luck with the dust. But that's rally...” The team estimates that they lost almost three minutes to the dust problems. Read Full Article