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21.10.2013 / Raceweekends

Super Trofeo USA | Final Round - Fontana

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Kevin Conway of Lamborghini Carolinas and Change Racing rounds off an incredible first year of the North America Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo.

Kevin Conway of Lamborghini Carolinas and Change Racing, win the inaugural North America Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeos series in stylewith first place in race #1 yesterday and round #2 at Fontana today. Joining Conway on the podium was, Dax Shepard and Burt Jenner for Lamborhgini Beverly Hills and GMG Racing. Tom O’Gara also for Lamborghini Beverly Hills and GMG Racing took first place in the amateur class.

It proved to be a fitting end to the season with Conway taking the Overall Championship and O’Gara winning the Amateur series crown. Courtesy of series sponsors, both Champions received a beautiful Blancpain, Le Mans Stainless Steel Flyback Chronograph watch, while their respective teams received an over-sized Blancpain wall clock.

Series champion Kevin Conway said, “To win yesterday and again today is really special, especially as series champion. I have tothank my team at Change Racing and Eddie Littlefield at Lamborghini Carolinas for all the hard work they put in. They made my job of driving so easy. I also have to thank Lamborghini for producing an incredible car and delivering a great racing series. You’ll see a lot more from Change Racing in the Super Trofeo series in 2014.”

Amateur Champion, Tom O’Gara added, “It’s been a fantastic first year racing for us. I am thrilled to get the Amateur Championship and I would like to share it with my teammate Parris Mullins who couldn't drive today. I’d like to thank all the guys at GMG Racing and everyone who’s taken part with Lamborghini Beverly Hills. We’ve got a great series here and it’s only going to get bigger and better next year.”

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America Series Coordinator, Tristan Herbert said, “I’d like to thank all the dealers, teams, drivers and sponsors who have shown their full support throughout the year. Special congratulations to Kevin and Tom, who have been two of our strongest advocates. It’s fitting they take the recognition as champions of our first ever series. We now look forward to Vallelunga next month where we hope our American drivers will bring home the inaugural World Championship. We’re looking forward to the 2014 season where we anticipate racing at 6 of the most prestigious road racing courses in North America.”

At Vallellunga, near Rome, Italy, next month, the North America Series will look to compete against the very best from Europe and Asia in the first ever Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Series. With increasing interest and growing anticipation, 2014 looks to deliver even more from the world’s ultimate one make series.