Maxson Does Rain Dance to Claim TC America Race 1 Pole from Road America

28 August 2020 TCR, TC, TCA

Elkhart Lake, WI - Under cool and wet conditions, Tyler Maxson grabbed the pole for Friday’s TC America Race 1 from Road America in the #74 Copeland Motorsports Hyundai Veloster N TCR with a best lap of 2:38.938.  Victor Gonzalez Jr and the #99 VGMC Honda Civic Type-R TCR ran a 2:40.379 for the second fastest lap of the session with Tim Lewis Jr and the #55 KMW Motorsports w/ TMR Engineering Alfa Romeo Giulietta third.

Olivia Askew and the #29 DXDT Honda Civic Type-R TCR and teammate Scott Smithson in the #17 Honda Civic Type-R TCR rounded out the top five.

TC was led by points leader Johan Schwartz and the #31 Hard Motorsport BMW M240iR with a flying lap of 2:42.570, which was good enough for the third best time overall. Toby Grahovec and the #26 Classic BMW M240iR will start second in class with James Clay and the #36 BimmerWorld BMW M240iR third.

The TCA-class pole went to Kevin Boehm and the #9 Boehm Racing Honda Civic Si after posting a fastest lap of 2:49.376. Tomas Mejia in the #60 MINI JCW Team MINI Cooper will start second after running a best lap of 2:50.442 followed by teammate Mark Pombo in the #61 MINI. 

TC America Race 1 from Road America will go green later this afternoon at 1:30pm CT. Follow along live at https://www.tcamerica.us/live.

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