Bourdais finally adds Road America win to trophy case

Three-time defending Champ Car champion Sebastien Bourdais will head to Formula One next season. He made sure his current competitions have something to remember him by with a near-flawless win at Road America on Sunday, writes John Oreovicz.

Updated: August 12, 2007, 8:51 PM ET
By John Oreovicz | Special to ESPN.com

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- With a Formula One contract finally tucked into his pocket, three-time defending Champ Car World Series champion Sebastien Bourdais didn't have to take it to the limit this weekend at Road America.

He didn't have to demoralize the field with a qualifying lap almost 1.6 seconds quicker than his competition.

He didn't have to rub in his superiority on race day by turning the fastest lap of the Generac Grand Prix of Road America on the 53rd and final ...

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