Circuit of the Americas Multiclass
31 Dec 2016 — Mateusz Stasiak captured sixth place in the ES_GT2 class in the Circuit of the Americas Multiclass in the eighth and final round of the Farewell Race2Play EnduRacers Endurance Series [SemiPro].
Driving the Panoz GT2, Stasiak mixed it up with Tobias Mueller in a lengthy and determined fight for third starting midway through, running within car lengths of each other over a span of 18 laps. Stasiak drove equal parts leading Mueller after engaging and passing him on lap 15. Stasiak fended off a prolonged attack by Mueller midway through, staying just a straightaway ahead of him over a continuous run of nine laps. Ultimately Stasiak lost the spot on lap 24 and settled into fourth the couple laps before retiring early due to dnf trouble.
Stasiak finished the series 21st in the ES_GT2 class standings. He made one start and finished as high as sixth.
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.