Text: Dalia Pastor / Photos: Lester Shih | posted June 05, 2013 16:44
Carlos Anton continues to dominate upon his return to the track
GT Radial-Circuit Showdown started off the month of with a bang. A total of 90 drivers signed up for this round and was brought to the twists and turns of the Clark International Speedway. The long track proved to be a truly notable feat for newbie and series veterans alike, rearranging them in the classes that they usually run in.
At the end of the day fastest time of the day and Bracket A winner was Carlos Anton running the HKS GT800, with a 2.06.259, followed by Joby Tanseco running his Porsche 997 Turbo and Marc Thomann.
In Bracket B, Sam Avila our resident Pilot took home top honors for the group, followed by Eggy Ong and Nino Garcia in his DC5. Bracket C winner, Trek Mendoza broke his windshield during the Grid Race but was still able to go home with a trophy, followed by Mr. HKS, Dolf Santiago and Eugene Uyboco. Bracket D went to Bagious own Jem Querimit, Mao Dy and Al Lacambra. Bracket E went to Alking dela Cruz running GT Radial SX1's, Onyl Malabanan followed closely in 2nd and Allan Kitz Ferrer rounded of the group. Bracket F winners were MC Agapito, Enrique Siachi and Adrian Agcamaran.
Grid A had a runaway victory for Rafael La'O followed by new comer Peter Kim and Eggy Ong. Grid B Champion Nino Garcia showed what driving skill can do in an underpowered car during the race followed by CS veterans Eggy Ong and Michael Bryan Co. Grid C Winners were Ike Palinar, Jerwin Joson and Ton Ton Ramos.
The next round of the GT-Radial Circuit Showdown will be this July 6, 2013 at the Batangas Racing Circuit.