Maxson Takes Pole For TC America Race 1 at VIR; Grahovec In TC; Pombo Takes TCA

10 July 2020

Tyler Maxson will lead the TC America field to the green flag for Friday’s Race 1 after posting a fastest qualifying lap of 1:56.881 in the #74 Copeland Motorsports Hyundai Veloster N TCR just ahead of Victor Gonzalez Jr and the #99 VGMC Racing Honda Civic Type-R. Scott Smithson and the #17 DXDT Honda Civic Type-R will start third.

Toby Grahovec and the #26 Classic BMW M240iR will start from pole in the TC class after barely edging out Johan Schwartz and the #31 Hard Motorsport BMW M240iR by .018 of a second. Grahovec’s fastest time was an impressive 2:02.665. Championship leader James Clay will start the #36 BimmerWorld BMW M240iR third.

Mark Pombo nabbed the TCA pole in the #61 MINI JCW Team Mini Cooper with a 2:09.828 fastest lap just ahead of his teammate Tomas Mejia in the #60 MINI entry. Kevin Boehm and the #9 Boehm Racing Honda Civic Si will roll off the grid third.

TC America teams and drivers get ready for Race 1 later today at 2:15pm ET. You can follow along live at https://www.tcamerica.us/watch-live and listen via SiriusXM channel 383 and app channel 984.

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