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Norris leads Daruvala to score third TRS victory

by Gruz David
Photo: Toyota Racing Series

Photo: Toyota Racing Series

Lando Norris claimed a confident victory in the first Toyota Racing Series race at Hampton Downs to extends his championship lead.

Norris did not put a foot wrong throughout the race as he converted his pole position into a victory, extending his lead to 1.5s by the end.

The only driver able to stay relatively close to the championship leader was Jehan Daruvala, the Indian standing on the podium for the third time in seven races.

Pedro Piquet completed an all-M2 podium, securing third place at the start when Guan Yu Zhou lost four positions.

Kiwi duo James Munro and Brendon Leitch were fourth and fifth respectively, followed by Ferdinand Habsburg and Zhou.

Antoni Ptak and Bruno Baptista?took?eighth and ninth, while Taylor Cockerton inherited the final spot in the top ten after Artem Markelov dropped down the order from fourth.