ESS: Alain Bergeron Utica-Rome summary

Following Saturday bad luck at Can-Am in the A-Main, Team Bergeron wanted to begin the evening of a beautiful way at the Vernon NY track, yesterday night. The evening effectively began well for Alain Bergeron with a second place in its...

Following Saturday bad luck at Can-Am in the A-Main, Team Bergeron wanted to begin the evening of a beautiful way at the Vernon NY track, yesterday night. The evening effectively began well for Alain Bergeron with a second place in its heat. Starting fourth, he found himself in second, than in fourth again and finally finish in second place. This result qualified him for the DASH race. For the third time of the season, Alain Bergeron took away with the DASH win. Moreover, he won all three DASH races of the season. The car was running pretty well and the A-Main was announcing very well.

Sixth on the starting grid, after the first lap, Alain met himself in the fifth place. In the second lap, the Sprint that occupied third position turns sideways on track and five Sprints cannot avoid it, as well as Sprint 8B of Team Bergeron. With one flat in the front, a broken wheel, the brakes not working and some damage to the suspension, Alain Bergeron went into the pits and made the minimal repairs, than returned on the track with laps back. The Saint Pie's driver will complete the A-Main in fourteenth place.

'The car is running great and is very fast. We shall have to have a little less bad luck in A-Main. ', to declare Alain Bergeron.

Not less than 35 Sprints filled the pits of Utica-Rome Speedway to try to qualify for the 24 available spots in the A-Main.

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