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Gates Dominates GT Sports Club Race 2 at VIR; Sweeps Weekend

12 July 2020

ALTON, Virginia - Race 1 winner Ryan Gates and the #311 311RS Motorsports Porsche 911 GT2 RS CS led the GT Sports Club field to the green flag for Round 2 of the 2020 season at VIRginia International Raceway under sunny 88 degree skies.

Jason Bell in the #2 GMG Racing Porsche 911 GT2 RS CS slotted into second with Karl Leinsing and the #54 ATech Design Porsche 911 GT2 RS CS third. Stu Frederick in the #57, the second GMG entry, would start fourth.

10 minutes into the race Frederick got past Leinsing for third and would begin going after Bell for second.

With 15 minutes off the clock, Gates stretched his lead to over 12 seconds and never looked back, continuing to grow his lead as the race continued.

As the checkered flag flew, Gates would cross the line first followed by Jason Bell in second.

Stu Frederick would take the Iron class victory, finishing third overall.

GT Sports Club will next be in action August 7th - 9th at Sonoma Raceway in Sonoma, California.