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  • Nathanial Sparks Takes Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Victory at Road America

     June 24, 2017| 
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    Elkhart Lake, Wisc. (23 June 2017) – For the second time in as many races, it came down to a last lap drag race to the Road America finish line in another thrilling round of Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires action on Saturday.
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  • Patrick Gallagher Scores Road America Victory by .0263-second

     June 23, 2017| 
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    Elkhart Lake, Wisc. (23 June 2017) – During a radio interview earlier in the day, Patrick Gallagher predicted that it would take a last lap pass to take the Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires victory this weekend at Road America. It turned out that he was the one making that pass when he won a drag race to the finish line and edged Bryan Ortiz (No. 4 CMS Motorsports/Bella Racing) by .0263-seconds to score his fourth win of the 2017 season.
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  • Matt Cresci Scores First Ever Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Pole

     June 22, 2017| 
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    Elkhart Lake, Wisc. (22 June 2017) –  Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires rookie driver Matt Cresci turned a setback into a massive advantage on Thursday as he scored pole position at Road America with a fast lap flyer of 2:43.7317-seconds. The qualifying session set the field for Rounds 5 & 6 of the 2017 championship, which is being staged as part of the Verizon IndyCar Series event weekend at the fabled Wisconsin circuit. After an electronics issue early in the qualifying session sent him to the pits, the young driver from San Jose, California decided to try slick BFGoodrich Tires on the rapidly drying circuit. It worked.
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  • Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Heads to Road America 

     June 21, 2017| 
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    Elkhart Lake, Wisc. (20 June 2017) - Moving from one iconic North American race track to the next in the space of a week, this weekend will see the drivers and teams in the Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires head to Road America for Rounds 5 & 6 of the 2017 championship.  The double-header Global MX-5 Cup event will be staged as part of the Verizon IndyCar Series race weekend. The 4-mile natural terrain circuit in Wisconsin is one that has long been a driver favorite and promises yet another competitive event for the closely matched Global MX-5 Cup field.
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  • Patrick Gallagher Returns to Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Victory Lane in Indianapolis

     June 18, 2017| 
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    Indianapolis, Ind. (17 June 2017) –  Racing on a warm midwestern summer day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the drivers in the Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires impressed with a hard fought race on Saturday that featured another close finish. There were battles all the way through the field with more than 240 on-track passes in the 45-minute race.  Impressively it was a green flag run from start to checkers, starting on a wet track, a great case study of the capabilities of the BFGoodrich Tires.
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