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    USRT’s Aghakani Wins First Race in Lamborghini Huracán at Buttonwillow – Team Heads to Rounds 3 & 4 of LSTNA at Watkins Glen International

    • Jun 28, 2017
    Monrovia, California (Tuesday, July 27, 2017) – 14-year-old Steven Aghakani won for the first time in a Lamborghini Huracán on Sunday at Buttonwillow while participating in the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) SoCal Region as part of his driver development program with US RaceTronics. The California native will also be attending this upcoming weekend’s LSTNA event at Watkins Glen International to conduct meetings regarding his future plans and to support the rest of the team’s drivers. Aghakani was thrilled with his first-place finish and thankful to all of his supporters. “The heat was exhausting,” Aghakani said. “We had some mechanical challenges, but all the hard work and perseverance paid off. It feels so incredible to be holding this first-place trophy and celebrating with my crew and sponsors. I am so

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    All Three US RaceTronics’ Cars Finish on the Podium with Two Class Wins to Round Out a Successful 2017 LSTNA Season Opener at COTA

    • May 08, 2017
    Monrovia, Calif. (Monday, May 8, 2017) – US RaceTronics (USRT) captures six podiums at the 2017 Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America (LBSTNA) season opener at Circuit of the Americas (COTA). The weekend started with the No. 50 Lamborghini of Beverly Hills seizing the pole for Race 1 in an impressive fashion. Pro driver Edoardo Piscopo laid down a lap of 206.289 which was 0.723 faster than his closest competitor. Piscopo and co-driver Taylor Proto drove a great Race 1 finishing second in the Pro-Am class. Their teammate Brian Thienes also brought home a second-place finish in the AM class. Thienes’ considerable lead over the AM field disappeared after a racing incident that resulted in a drive-through penalty. The third USRT car suffered a mechanical issue and was unable to finish

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    US RaceTronics Debuts New Driver Lineup at 2017 LSTNA Season Opener

    • May 04, 2017
    Monrovia, Calif. (Tuesday, May 2, 2017) – US RaceTronics (USRT) heads to the 2017 Lamborghini Super Trofeo North American (LSTNA) season debut at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, TX with a new lineup of drivers for their three entries. 2016 third-place Pro-Am finisher Brian Thienes will pilot a single-driver entry in the Amateur category, while 2014 LST World Champion Edoardo Piscopo will co-drive the No. 50 Lamborghini of Beverly Hills Pro-Am entry with rookie Taylor Proto. Mark Proto (Taylor’s father) and Parris Mullins round out the driver lineup in the No. 88 Lamborghini of La Jolla entry.   Brian Thienes returns for his sophomore season with USRT after a successful 2016 campaign. Thienes finished third in the Pro-Am points event after missing the two rounds at Virginia International Raceway

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