Foley Moves Closer to BRRS Title With Pocono Sweep

LONG POND, Pa. — Seth Foley’s march towards the Bertil Roos Race Series championship continued with a sweep of Group 2 races at the Pocono Raceway South course, Sept. 27-28.

In what has been a dream season, Foley scored his sixth and seventh wins of the year. 

Foley had the fastest time in qualifying at 1:05.19 and used that to his advantage in the first race for the Group 2 cars. With the battling for position intense behind him, Geoff Valentino was the runner-up. Derek Jose finished third, followed by Rich White in fourth and Frank Anelante fifth.

The top four remained the same in race No. 2 with Foley, Valentino, Jose and White all maintaining their positions. Jimmy Dai broke up the top-five repeat by taking the fifth spot.

Frank Tiano won for the second time this season in the Group 1 opener. Gabe Jasper held on for a second-place finish with fast qualifier Andy Ourant third. Adam Colombo and Vinnie Virga rounded out the top five.

Jasper earned his first win of the season in the second Group 1 race. Colombo powered to the runner-up spot as 2018 series champion Ourant scored another third-place finish. Virga and Tiano took the fourth and fifth spots.

Foley holds a 278-264 advantage over Jose in the point standings after drops of their worst finishes. Valentino is third with 243 points, followed by Colombo with 237 points and Tim Nichols with 223 points. 

Pocono Raceway hosts the final weekend of the 2019 Bertil Roos Race Series, Oct. 11-12 races held on the South/East track.

MPT Industries Named Exclusive Motor Oil of Bertil Roos Racing School

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (July 10, 2018) — Two elite high-performance brands have joined together with MPT Industries named the “Exclusive Motor Oil” of the Bertil Roos Racing School (BRRS).

 

Since 1985, MPT Industries has set the standard for improvements in lubrication with the production of full synthetic passenger car, motorcycle, and race car motor oils, as well as gear oils, fuel additives, and oil additives which are comprised of the finest synthetic basestocks and friction-reducing additives for longer engine life, better fuel economy, and extended drain intervals.

 

MPT Racing Oils will be used in the Bertil Roos Racing School’s fleets of Formula cars, which combine modern performance with the same great drivability that has made Bertil Roos Racing School a staple in the United States for over four decades.

 

“We are very excited to be partnering with the Bertil Roos Racing School,” MPT President Michael Trueba Jr. said. “As the “Exclusive Motor Oil,” we have the direct ability to provide more power and performance to their race cars, as well as extend the life of the engines and manual transmissions while decreasing maintenance and down time. Although students of the craft of auto racing can be harsh on equipment, our true synthetic lubricants are up to the task.”

 

Bertil Roos Racing School is the nation’s leading school for instruction in the highly intricate and technical form of European-style road racing. BRRS graduates can be found at every level of racing from the hobbyist to the top levels of the sport.

 

“MPT Industries and Bertil Roos Racing School share a goal of providing outstanding quality and high performance to their customers,” said Dennis Macchio, President of Bertil Roos Racing School. “Their products are made with the finest ingredients to help our vehicles perform at their highest levels.”

 

For more information about the MPT Industries and the impressive line of products visit mptindustries.com. For more information about Bertil Roos Racing School, visit RaceNow.com or call (800) RACE-NOW.

 

 

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About MPT Industries
MPT Industries is a manufacturer of advanced true synthetic lubricants located in Dover, NJ. We specialize in the production of a wide variety of full synthetic passenger car, motorcycle, and race car motor oils, as well as gear oils, fuel additives, and oil additives that will enhance the fuel mileage, performance and life of any vehicle. Since 1985, we have set the standard for improvements in lubrication technology with the use of true synthetic base stocks, and friction reducing additives.

 

MPT products have been shown to outperform in heavy duty equipment, trucks, passenger cars, and race cars including monster trucks, sprint, drag, and sports car endurance road racing at many race tracks throughout the U.S. To learn more about MPT Industries, please visit mptindustries.com or call 800-351-0605.

 

About Bertil Roos Racing School

Bertil Roos Racing School (BRRS) has been training students in the art of motor racing for over four decades. BRRS graduates can be found at every level of racing from the hobbyist to the top levels of the sport.

 

Bertil Roos Racing School has been awarded full licensing recommendation status for SCCA Competition accreditation, the most advanced teaching system and the most advanced driving tech with passing allowed in all programs. BRRS staff of experienced racing instructors have developed a multitude of programs that challenge drivers at all experience levels. For more information visit racenow.com or call 1-800-RACE-NOW.