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By lap 10, Cisneros still led in GTA, while Christina Nielsen, of Aarhus, Denmark, in the No. 7 Royal Purple/Orion Energy/LaSalle Solutions/PassTime USA TRG-AMR Aston Martin Vantage GT3 moved up to second, with Bryan Heitkotter, of Fresno, Calif., in the No. 05 Nissan GT Academy GT-R GT3 in third.

Catsburg, due to the damage from the incident with O'Connell, would come into the pit and retire the car. By Lap 12 Estre led over Beretta, with JD Davison, of St. Petersburg, moving into third in the No. 33 AE/ReplayXD/NISSAN NISMO GT-R GT3. On the same lap, Curtis would strike back and pass Nielsen for second in GTA.

While Estre stretched his lead over Beretta (by 5.734 seconds), and Beretta stretched his lead over Davison (by 1.755 seconds), Chris Dyson, of Pleasant Valley, N.Y. in the No. 16 Bentley/Breitling/Mobil 1 Team Bentley Dyson Racing Bentley Continental GT3 closed up to battle for third in GT by lap 15. Then on Lap 20, Dyson was able to pass Davison on the front straight into turn 1 to gain third. The pass netted Dyson the Invisible Glass Clean Pass of the Race Award.

Positions remained the same when the checkered flew on lap 33, with Estre scoring his third GT win of the 2015 season, and Cisneros his first career Pirelli World Challenge GTA win. Beretta would finish second in GT ahead of Dyson in third, while O'Connell finished fourth and Davison fifth. Curtis finished second in GTA with Nielsen third in class. Nielsen was awarded the VP Racing Fuels Hard Charger Award for gaining 11 positions overall during the race.

"I finally got that heavy monkey off my back," said Cisneros on winning his first career PWC race. "The race went very well, it was smooth sailing from the beginning. We had a great pace, a great rhythm."

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