Entering Road America adrift in the MX-5 Cup points standings after a tough event at Watkins Glen, a pair of 3rd and 4th place finishes, with trouble for some rivals, helped bolster Wagner’s efforts to defend his 2021 championship.
Road America brings first podium of 2020
Gresham Wagner and the Spark Performance team earned a second place finish in the opening round of the 2020 Battery Tender MX-5 Cup season. After qualifying in 3rd, Wagner lead the most laps in race 1 before falling to 2nd on the final lap. Wagner and fellow podium finishers Robert Noaker and teammate Selin Rollan battled for the lead all race before a showdown at the end. While an opportunity at a victory slipped away, a second place finish was a strong start to the 2020 season.
Heading to Road America for 2020 MX-5 Cup opener
Gresham Wagner and the Spark Performance team will begin the 2020 MX-5 Cup season at Road America later this week. The delayed season gets underway with a pair of races on Thursday and Friday, July 23-24.