Danny Steyn Dominates Spec Miata at Road Atlanta

Danny Steyn Dominates Spec Miata at Road Atlanta

NASA’s Race for the Pi kicked off Saturday with Danny Steyn running a 1:43.582 to win pole position, followed by Teen Mazda Challenge driver Connor Zilisch, John Allen, Camden Gruber, Keith Williamson and Travis Wiley.
On the start, the inside lane got a clear run through Turn 1 as Zilisch bobbled a shift, with the order shaking out as Steyn, Allen, Williamson, Zilisch, Gruber and Wiley. Zilisch quickly recovered and bump-drafted Williamson coming out of Turn 7 to close the gap to Allen. Zilisch then passed Williamson approaching the brake zone of Turn 10a and dropped in behind Allen. On lap two, Zilisch pushed Allen on the back straight and the pair closed up to about two car lengths behind Steyn. Zilisch looked to pass Allen in the brake zone of T10a, but dropped back in behind Allen and waited until Turn 1 to make the inside pass on Allen.
Zilisch then

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