El Public RelationsThe Chilean national team scored their first victory in the United States this season Roy Barbosa (Imoto-Garcés Fruit-Prize-Biosano-Mindep) during the fourth date of the tournament Mid East Racing From the East Coast of the United States, and ranked third in the professional pilots category.
This is the third participation of the 22-year-old pilot in the competition held in Lorenz (South Carolina), with the participation of 111 pilots of all classes. It was his first victory on North American soil in a competition outside of the US Grand National Cross-Suburb Championship (GNCC).
Of the four stations of the parallel championship, Barbosa competed in the last three places with two second places, and the first took place this weekend under spring weather at the Chestnut Corner circuit, with a time of 1 hour 36 minutes 27 seconds and 628 ppt. American Jonathan Johnson with 1: 39’46 “731, who was the winner in the first three dates, and third place went also to Chile’s Sebastian Tavern with 1: 40’36” 277.
“I am happy with this victory, especially because I defeated Johnson, who previously defeated me and is the leader of the standings. This result shows the work we are doing with Luciano Villavicencio’s mechanic in both tournaments. No rest. To get a podium in GNCC, because so far it has been difficult to adapt.” With that kind of championship in the US, ”said Team Phoenix Racing Honda.
Jonathan Johnson leads the standings with 79 points, he is accompanied by Zachary Davison with 62 points, and Roy Barbosa and Michael Delosa, both with 58 points. Barbossa’s next commitment will be on the fifth day of the World Forestry Congress taking place on April 17-18 at Tiger Run Circuit, Union, South Carolina.