Mount Victorious in Season Finale

September 16, 2018

Millville, NJ – The 2018 Atlantic Championship Series season came to an exciting close on Sunday afternoon at New Jersey Motorsports Park as Blake Mount took his second career victory for K-Hill Motorsports, driving flag-to-flag for the win in round 14 in an all-green flag race. Mount beat teammate Bruce Hamilton to the checkered flag while Rich Zober finished third.

“It was a great race. All I had to do was essentially manage the pace,” said Mount, standing in Thunderbolt’s victory circle on Sunday afternoon.

Hamilton said: “If I had maybe another 30 laps, I might have challenged him. It was a great race and the car ran well; I think we did good for the weekend. The car and engine combination are a winner.”

Zober added: “I couldn’t get up to speed right away; it took a while and everyone checked out. It was a good weekend and I’d like to thank the Series.”

The victory cemented Mount’s second place in the points chase behind teammate and Champion Baltazar Leguizamon.

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