News Flash: Said catches Francis, wins Road Atlanta
March 28, 2021
Boris Said caught Ernie Francis Jr. on a drying Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, taking the lead with seven laps remaining and going on to capture his 18th career Trans Am Series by Pirelli victory in the No. 2 Panco Weaver-prepared Dodge Challenger.
While Mark Brummond saw the tires go away on his No. 24 Garage Door Doctor BMW M4 GT4, he held on to win in SGT by less than a second over charging pole-winner Mike Phillips in a Corvette.
BMW also won in GT, with Jason Merck making a triumphant series' debut in the No. 51 OG Shark BMW M3.