Torres tops Yokohama GT 2nd leg

SPORTS-businessman Willie Torres of W-Autosports Racing bagged his second straight triumph in the premier GT300 class for a step ahead of his cast on Sunday’s 2015 Yokohama Philippine Grand Touring Car Championships at the Batangas Racing Circuit.

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After a terrific victory on its first leg last May 31 and June 1, the comebacking Torres clocked 1:52.469 in the 10-lap sprint race for a total 18.53.948 to lead all entries at the close of the second leg and a step ahead for a possible Yokohama GT Driver of the Year honors.

Paolo Montolino is close second with 1:52.549 (19:07.835 total) while Walter Zamora, 1:57.836 (19.48.541 total) placed third in the motorsporting event sanctioned by the Automobile Association of the Philippines (AAP) and backed by Yokohama, the official tires and Sparco.

The six-round series also has the GT200, GT150 and GT100 classes.

Legs three and four will be on August 30-31 and September 27-28, respectively at the Clark International Speedway while leg 5 will be on October 25-26 at the Batangas Racing Circuit before coming back for the sixth and final leg on Novmber 29-30 at the Clark International Speedway. 

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