Circuit of the Americas Multiclass
31 Dec 2016 — Marcos Junior won third place in the ES_P2 class in the Circuit of the Americas Multiclass in Round 8 of the Farewell Race2Play EnduRacers Endurance Series [SemiPro].
Junior took the fight back and forth with Matteo Tolari in a drawn-out battle for third starting midway through, sparring over a span of 33 laps. Junior ran nearly equal parts leading Tolari after engaging and passing him on lap 29. After losing the spot on lap 36, Junior passed Tolari for the third time and into third place on lap 37, and controlled it the remaining nine laps to the conclusion.
Junior finished the series second in the ES_P2 class standings. Junior made seven starts and led 141 of his 288 laps while taking the win four times.
Farewell Race2Play EnduRacers Endurance Series [SemiPro] finished its season after eight rounds spanning two months. A total of 52 drivers competed for points in the multiclass championships.
Fahn Thomas captured the ES_GT2 class championship, leading 248 laps and taking six wins in seven races. Barrett Erickson, Gilles Lalonde, Tobias Mueller, and Bolas Plata finished out the Top 5.
Alex Freitas won the ES_GT1 class championship, leading 77 laps and taking four wins in seven races. Paul Anstey, Ramon Llupart, Jorge Herrera, and Jason Whited rounded out the Top 5.
John Van Der Geest took the ES_P2 class championship in a tight campaign over Marcos Junior, separated by just a single finishing position in the end. Van Der Geest led 218 laps and took three victories in seven races. Ken Jagger, Mike Erickson, and Andrie Ambadar finished out the Top 5.