GTS – Wilson and Cooper split GTS wins
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Wilson and Cooper split GTS wins
Wilson and Cooper split GTS wins
Kris Wilson, driving the No. 07 Aston Martin Vantage GT4 started from pole but was slow off the start and was passed going in turn-1 by Dean Martin driving the No. 50 Ford Mustang Boss 302. Andrew Aquilante, in the No. 32 Ford Mustang Boss 302 started third and followed both Martin and Wilson out of turn-1.

By lap-3, Wilson started to reel Martin back in, with Aquilante in close pursuit and on the bumper of the No. 50 Ford Boss 302. On lap-4, Wilson passed Martin through turn-8 to take the lead with Aquilante almost making the pass for second on the exit. From there, Wilson gained on both Martin and Aquilante leading both by over a second. Aquilante continued to press Martin and on lap-10 he passed to take over second. From there on out, Wilson maintained control and wasn't pressured by Aquilante for the win. Completing the top five were Kurt Rezzatano in the No. 37 Ford Mustang Boss302 in fourth and Ben Clucas in the No. 36 Kia Optima in fifth.

Clucas was awarded the VP Racing Fuels Hard Charger Award for gaining 4-positions during the race. Rezzatano was awarded the Optima Batteries Best Standing Start Award for gaining 2-positions at the start as well as the Invisible Glass Clean Pass of the Race Award.

The big mover in the second GTS race was the No. 10 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 of Michael Cooper. On the first lap Cooper moved up from ninth on the grid to challenge Martin for third. By the end of lap-1, Cooper had passed both Martin and Aquilante and set his sights on Wilson - by turn-19, Cooper passed Wilson for the lead.

Cooper opened up a gap for the duration of the race. The remainder of the field was competing for second. Early in the race the order was Wilson, Aquilante, and Martin now nose to tail. Aquilante got past Wilson for second with Wilson now hounded by Martin followed by the No. 36 Kia Optima driven by Ben Clucas.
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