Guindi, Wm. Lambros, Skip Barber Race Sequence winners at NJMP
Johnny Guindi claimed one other victory in Race 1 whereas sequence newcomer William Lambros took a wet-weather win in Race 2 within the Skip Barber System Race Sequence Spherical 2 at New Jersey Motorsports Park.
In a really moist apply and qualifying session, a Guindi/Lambros duel was already heating up. In qualifying, the 2 drivers traded pole positions till Guindi set the quickest lap of the day, securing the pole with a .279s hole to Lambros.
Dean Lambros, William’s youthful brother, would begin third, adopted by Ethan Ho.
After a terrific begin in a wet Race 1, each Lambros brothers jumped forward of Guindi, with William placing over a second between himself and Dean. However after an enormous spin within the Lightbulb, Dean would concede second place to Guindi who was closing in on the chief.
Displaying nice ability racing within the rain, Guindi would declare his second SBFRS victory in Race 1, adopted intently by eRace Sequence rival, Tommy Cadwalader. Ending simply behind Cadwalader in third, David Adorno would make his option to his first podium, whereas sequence common Ethan Ho wound up fourth.
With the observe drying, qualifying for Race 2 was as thrilling because it will get, with the highest drivers persistently pushing quicker every lap. Guindi would set the quickest lap, almost a second quicker than the subsequent driver; however after being assessed a penalty from the stewards, he would discover himself in unfamiliar territory: the again of the grid.
Ho would capitalize, claiming his first pole, adopted intently by the Lambros brothers, William taking P2 and Dean P3.
Ho was capable of maintain the Lambros brothers off with an exceptional begin in Race 2, however all eyes have been on Guindi, beginning in the back of the pack. The Race 1 winner was as much as sixth on the finish of the primary lap, was inside putting distance of a podium end by Lap 3.
On Lap 5, William Lambros discovered a method round Ho with a clear transfer to the within of Flip 7. Behind the main pair, Dean Lambros fended off Guindi’s advances for a number of laps, however misplaced his third place simply earlier than an incident in Flip 1 triggered a full-course yellow.
Heading in to the restart the order was William Lambros, Ho, Guindi. By flip 1, although, Guindi and Dean Lambros had pushed Ho again to fourth.
On the flag, William Lambros would declare his first SBFRS victory, adopted house by Guindi, and Dean Lambros. Sadly, after a penalty was assessed by the stewards, Dean was dropped to final; Ho would declare third place, his third podium end on the season.
After two rounds, Guindi leads with 132 factors, Ho simply 10 factors again, whereas the constant Cadwalader jumped up within the standings and at the moment sits third within the standings with 110 factors.
For Spherical 3, the Skip Barber System Race Sequence heads to the house of System 1 in the US – Circuit of The Americas – on Sept. 18-20. Comply with the motion on Automobilnews and Instagram (@SkipBarberRacing), and go surfing to www.SkipBarber.com/race-series/ for extra info.