Makishima/Lau and Pete Bovenberg Win Big in USTCC at Buttonwillow Double Header

Makishima/Lau and Pete Bovenberg Win Big in USTCC at Buttonwillow Double Header

The team of Doug Makishima and Edgar Lau were one of only two teams that won both of their races at the double header United States Touring Car Championship races at Buttonwillow Raceway Park, just north of Los Angeles. The other driver was Pete Bovenberg, who also won both of his races.
On Saturday, in round four, the team of Doug Makishima and Edgar Lau had an uneventful race working their way through traffic and securing a win the MCS/Summit Tech BMW M3 in the Super Touring class. Reto Baumann finished second in the Sparta Evolution Volkswagen Jetta after getting a poor start and losing many positions. Daniel Rose finished third in the ARG MBO Motorsports BMW M3.
In the GT class, it was Rob Harper’s P2i Services BMW 335i who won the race. He was not the fastest, though, as Chris Alliegro’s Intellectual Ventures Ford Mustang had a faster lap time,

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