Ed CalloWhen I got back from the Glen I found out that I won the CellMark Paper Hard Charger award. While sitting in pit lane waiting for the restart on Saturday afternoon I figured I had it locked with 2 cars out on the pace lap and 8 or so more down in turn two. But I also knew my transmission was toast. When I left the grid earlier for the start of the race there was a terrible noise when I shifted to 2nd. It didn't get any better on all the caution laps.

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Johnston sits fifth in the F1600 points going into Lime Rock.Wow, it is hard to believe that it is September already. Soon the leaves will be changing, it is getting darker at night earlier, and my favourite, the snow will start to fall. It has been a very busy summer with plenty of racing.

We are really looking forward to getting back to the track in a couple of weeks. Lime Rock Park is definitely one of my favourite places to race.

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b_200_150_16777215_00_images_stories_11season_VIR_sunday_caitlinjohnston.jpgHey Everyone,

We are getting into the thick of the race season. I have been looking forward to getting back to The Glen for quite some time. The track is fantastic, the scenery is beautiful and I expect the racing there one the weekend to be top notch.

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b_200_150_16777215_00_images_stories_11season_VIR_post_thompson2.jpgAs I return from my race at Virginia International Raceway (VIR), I am very pleased with the results and the amount that I was able to learn and grow over the short time period. I entered the weekend with absolutely zero seat time in the car and only 5 total formula car races in my history. The car was completed the day before we packed up and began the trip down to the track to begin rounds 1 & 2 of the 2011 F1600 Series.

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Johnston drove in the F2000 Championship Series in 2009Hey Everyone,

Last season was a very busy one, racing both in our Formula 1600 as well as competing in a couple of NASCAR Canadian Tire Series races. I graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University in June 2010, with a Bachelor of Arts, Honours Political Science.

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