2015 PIRELLI CUP’S THIRD LEG A SUCCESS DESPITE INCIDENTS AND THE RAIN
Date posted on August 18, 2015
The 2015 Pirelli Cup held its third leg at the Clark International Speedway and superbike riders gave their support again despite the unfriendly weather last August 9.
Pirelli Cup riders were classified into two groups based on the displacements of their bikes. The first one was composed of Heavyweight A, Heavyweight B, Heavyweight C, and Middleweight classes. Group 2 featured Middleweight A, Middleweight B, Super Lightweight 390, Super Lightweight A and Super Lightweight B categories.
Race 1 of the first group was red flagged due to riders’ crash and the rain. It was also decided to cancel the first race of Group 2.
Pirelli Cup Group 1 Grid
In the afternoon, Race 2 of the Pirelli Cup riders was held. Group 1 winners were TJ Alberto (Heavyweight A), Marvin Caspe (Heavyweight B), Cesar Castillo (Heavyweight C) and Ian Mortimer (Middlweight A).
Cesar Castillo (19)
Arturo Lavarias (Middleweight B), Patrick Orbe (Super Lightweight 390), Johndee Tagoon (Super Lightweight A) and Marvin Martinez (Super Lightweight B) were the victors in Group 2.
Group 2 Grid
The 2015 Pirelli Cup was supported by Kojie San, SIDO and Ayala Land Premier. It was organized by Mr. Pipoy Ang of Caloocan Sales Center, the official distributor of Pirelli Tires in the country.