“It’s raining, and it’s Watkins Glen, which is really difficult, so I am happy” -Benitez
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Angel Benitez Jr. closed the deal this year at Watkins Glen
Venezuela native Benitez, a Miami resident, won Round 5 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama in his first start of the season in the series in the No. 05 JDX Racing Porsche. He held off Jesse Lazare by .521 of a second at the finish.
Series leader Koch, from Glendora, California, led from start to finish in the 30-minute race
Kenton Koch was pushed to the limit Friday at Watkins Glen International, but he held off championship rival Robert Alon to earn his fourth victory in five Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda starts this season.
Catania, 21, climbed to the series this season with his father, Joe
There are few things in the world that Lucas Catania likes more than putting on his helmet and firesuit and driving a race car.
The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America field will battle at Watkins Glen International for Rounds 3 and 4.
The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America series is taking the raging bull to the Northeast for the next two rounds of racing June 25-27 at historic Watkins Glen International with another large grid of 22 cars.
It’s not a stretch to call the next event for the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama series the most vital of the season
A maximum of 60 points will be available in Rounds 4, 5 and 6 June 26-27 at Watkins Glen International. The schedule is packed with a third 45-minute race because Round 4 was rained out April 12 at NOLA Motorsports Park near New Orleans.
“I messed up my start a little bit so he (Grant), got ahead of me, but I was on the inside so I kept my position”
Sitting at the pole position, K-Hill Motorsports team member and driver of the No. 47 car, Keyvan Andres came out of turn one in the lead at the start of race two, putting him in position to win his second Atlantic Championship Series race in two days at Watkins Glen.
In practice one he finished with a time of 1:43.690 and then had an even more impressive lap time of 1:42.805 in practice two
David Grant and Sam Beasley split the wins in a competitive doubleheader weekend in April
Based on two podium finishes at the season opener at Road Atlanta, Steve Bamford finds himself leading the F2000 Championship Series as rounds three and four greet drivers and teams this weekend at Watkins Glen International.