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2016 Race Results (TA3)

EVENT DATE EVENT NAME CAR # START FINISH (OVERALL)

3/5/2016

Sebring International Raceway

22

6

6 (30)

4/10/2016

Road Atlanta

22

8

5 (25)

5/15/2016

Watkins Glen

22

9

8 (32)

6/12/2016

New Jersey Motorsports Park

22

6

6 (6)

7/3/2016

Ryan Companies Independence Day Classic

22

-

4 (14)

8/13/2016

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

22

10

9 (28)

8/27/2016

Road America

22

-

10 (22)

9/24/2016

Virginia International Raceway

22

7

8 (20)

10/9/2016

Homestead-Miami Speedway

22

5

4 (17)

* - Exhibition (non-points) race

SEASON STATISTICS (TA3)

Total Starts
9
Pole Positions
0
Wins
0
Top 5's
3
Top 10's
9
Avg. Starting Position
5.7
Avg. Finishing Position
6.7


Mel Shaw

Mel Shaw

  • Car#10 Bay Investments Chevrolet Camaro
  • Team(s) TRB Autosport
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  • Birth PlacePhiladelphia, PA
  • HometownVoorhees, N.J.
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Bio

Mel began racing in 1968 in A/Production.  Over the years he raced in A-Sedan, B/Production, GT1, the Trans Am Series, Bilstein Cup, IMSA Kelly Girl and Firehawk Series, Grand-Am, HSCRA, HSR and SVRA.  Mel has also been an instructor for SCCA and NASA.  Mel won the B-Class championship in a Winston Cup stockcar in the HSCRA Series in 2002.

Mel rejoined the Trans Am Series in 2011 and raced in the TA2 Class in 2011 and 2012. In 2013 and 2014 he drove a Camaro in TA2 with Miller Racing, finishing in 7th place in class in 2014. 2015 found Mel driving a Ford Mustang 302-R in TA3 with Breathless Racing, finishing 3rd place in class. Again driving with Breathless Racing but in a 2016 Corvette, Mel took a 3rd place finish in TA3 for the spring/summer portion of the season.  For the 2017 Trans Am season, Mel is driving a Chevrolet Camaro in TA4 with TRB Autosport and Troy Benner.