WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – K-PAX Racing had a successful trip to Watkins Glen International, sweeping the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) season finale. The team’s Bentley Continental GT3s earned two wins, three podiums and two poles, giving K-PAX Racing its second Team Championship in the last three seasons.
• Driver of the No. 3 Bentley Continental GT3, Rodrigo Baptista, led every lap from pole in two rounds of PWC Sprint GT competition. Teammate Álvaro Parente, driver of the No. 9 Bentley Continental GT3, placed third in the event finale.
• Baptista won by more than a 10-second margin in both races – his largest margin-of-victory coming in the event finale of 12.507 seconds.
• Baptista recorded the fastest qualifying and race laps of the weekend. In Saturday’s qualifying session, he was the only driver to cross the start-finish line under the 1:43.000 mark with a record 1:42.780. He also set the series’ record race lap with a 1:44.151 in the opener.
• K-PAX Racing overcame a five-point deficit heading into the weekend and was awarded the Team Championship, beating Pfaff Motorsports by seven points.
BONUS CLIP from Race Week at Watkins Glen International