Marcos Quijada achieved the second success of the season at the La Plata racetrack, scene of the 13th date of the year and third of the Gold Cup, for which he increased his dominance in the definition stage of the category, in command of the Dodge of the Dole Racing team.
With the green traffic light, Quijada prevailed over Tomás Abdala, who tried to give him a fight with Ford but could not. Behind, who could account for Diego Azar was Alfonso Domenech, third in the first meters of competition. Jeremías Olmedo completed the first five places, while Tobías Martínez, one of the cheerleaders for the Gold Cup, was late in the peloton after puncturing a rear tire of his Chevrolet when running the first lap.
Midway through the race, with Quijada escaping at the lead, Olmedo, Azar and Domenech approached Abdala, but the Lobos rider suffered a broken tire at the start of the 13th lap and abandoned.
“I am happy for this victory, it is the merit of the team, which gave me a great car for this race. Now we have to go to Viedma, a circuit that I don’t know, but the team has always done well there, so we will surely work to find a good set-up, ”said Escobar’s.
Finally, the San Juan finished in 23rd place, 1: 17.902 behind the leader.
The division’s next commitment will be on November 7, at the Río Negro circuit.