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Circuit Showdown Round 7: Nino Garcia tops Grid A


GT Radial Circuit Showdown, recently concluded its 7th leg at the Batangas Racing Circuit last September 1,2012. Participants from all over the Philippines to be part of this event, having almost 80 entrants for the Time Trial event and the Grid race and over a thousand spectators, CS has become a household name in motorsports where drivers from all backgrounds battle it out while still having good clean racing in a safe environment.

Blessed with perfect weather throughout the day, the 7 lap sprint race was dominated by Nino Garcia in the Grid A race followed by Paolo Mantolino and Rafael La 'O. Runaway Champion Alan Arguelles leads Dax Santiano and Patrick Mendoza bagged the 12 car Grid B. While Edwin Rodriguez, Marcus Timbol and Eduardo Suiza take the top 3 spots in Grid C.

The excitement did not stop there, horsepower was the order of the day for the top 3 drivers. Rafael La 'O clocks in 3 seconds ahead of Joby Tanseco and Nino Garcia in the Bracket A Open Class. Bracket B went to Edward dela Rosa, Toby Santiago and Jun Cruz. Mark Castro tops bracket C followed by Trek Mendoza & Alan Arguelles. JP Pacres, Edward Pujol & Eugene Uyboco close out bracket D. Bracket E goes to Lester Shih, Ian Faraon & Luigi Cupino. Leo Candava, Fritz Balmes & Dondi Sy seal it off for Bracket F.

Catch the final leg of the Circuit Showdown series on October 6, 2012 at the Clark International Speedway.

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