All that glitters is not gold and sometimes there’s more to a lap record than the shining time at the end. This is what it takes to compete at Road Atlanta.
Back for its second consecutive year, North America’s time attack event at Circuit of the Americas packed even wilder automotive action than before.
Despite a grim forecast, competitors were gifted gorgeous racing conditions for two whole days on the beautiful sweeping hills of Road Atlanta.
The gorgeous Circuit of the Americas played host to the newest time attack event in the nation, Super Lap Battle USA. We have the details for you!
If you’re a fan of time attack, then what a time to be alive! A FWD Civic owns the overall North American time attack record, the Unlimited AWD record was just broken, twice, and there’s an all-new, world-class annual event in the works, right here in the good ol’ US of A.
In years past, time attack entrants used reliable cars that were able to spend days circling a track in the quest of the driver’s cleanest and fastest lap. However, those days have passed, and now one lap on the edge is all it takes to eclipse the all-important event victory or circuit record.
This year’s Global Time Attack finals and 13th annual Super Lap Battle at California’s Buttonwillow Raceway saw 82 competitors in 13 classes fight some of the harshest battles we’ve ever seen in the two days of their shared quest for the ultimate stateside time attack honors.
Global Time Attack drivers pitched their cars onto two wheels around Road Atlanta in the quest for faster lap times. The home of the famous Petit Le Mans race served as a challenging stop for the nation’s premier lap dancing cars.
Evasive Motorsports has set out to revamp their bad-to-the-bone Global Time Attack GT-R, and Front Street is on-site to capture all of the juicy details. Check out this exclusive build series right here!