Johnny O'Connell wins race,Andy Pilgrim third, Cadillac wins manufacturer title.
James Sofronas: “Whatever happens on Sunday, everyone on this team should be proud of getting to this point,”
Pirelli World Challenge is in action this weekend in Napa Valley, California with Jack Baldwin leading in the GTS Drivers' Championship
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James Sofronas: “We’re not walking away with the point lead, but we made big gains this weekend.”
Alex Figge was strong this weekend at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for his second GT victory. In GTS second race of the double-header, Lawson Aschenbach took the top honors.
The Pirelli World Challenge Round 11 at Mid-Ohio ended with Figge earning the first race of the double header weekend. Wilkins took the honors in GTS. In the Touring Car races held on Saturday, Cooper sweeps TC and Francis Jr, Davis split TCB.
On the street circuit in Toronto, Cadillac Racing finished 1-2 with O'Connell and Pilgrim. Aschenbach notched another victory GTS n his Camaro.
Pirelli World Challenge was at Lime Rock Park this past weekend, and now the teams and their drivers are preparing for the Toronto Exhibition Place race on the streets in the Canadian city for the first time since 2010.
Wasting no time until the next round, GMG will head straight out to the streets of Toronto, Canada, for the tenth round of the championship next weekend.
O’Connell can repeat his 2012 GT class sweep in Detroit on Sunday. In GTS, Wilkins also led flag-to-flag for his victory on the Belle Isle street circuit.
It would be the third victory in five races for James’ 2013 effort, and the Villa Park, California resident has never been off the podium this season.
James Sofronas earned the Pirelli World Challenge GT victory on the Circuit of The Americas. The GTS class win was taken by Andy Lee. For the Touring Car race, Brett Sandberg grabbed the win and Ernie Francis Jr. took the Touring Car B-Spec win.
Johnny O’Connell took the GT victory in Austin, Texas while Lawson Aschenbach grabbed the GTS victory. Ryan Winchester was the overall victor in the Touring Car class while Ernie Francis Jr won in the Touring Car B-Spec class.
Winchester, Francis Jr. earn Touring Car and Touring Car B-Spec poles at Circuit of The Americas
A recording setting field of over 90 cars across four classes will compete at Circuit of The Americas.
While there is some celebration within the entire GMG organization, the party can’t last for long as they prepare for their next round just a few weeks away.
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