Grand Prix of Long Beach

Encinitas racer is primed for Grand Prix of Long Beach

Encinitas racer is primed for Grand Prix of Long Beach

ENCINITAS — Nick Esayian, the 44-year-old champion racer and Encinitas resident has been driving professionally since 1994, and is primed for a podium finish in the 2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, which starts Friday.