2020 FORMULA DRIFT RESULTS FROM PRO CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND FIVE

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EVENT DETAILS
Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020
Location: Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, TX
Event: Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round Five

RESULTS
Winner: Ryan Tuerck (USA) – Gumout / Nitto Tire / Mobil 1 Toyota Corolla
Second: Chris Forsberg (USA) – NOS Energy Drink Nissan 370Z on Nexen Tires
Third: Vaughn Gittin Jr (USA) ­– Monster Energy / Nitto Tire / Ford Performance Mustang RTR Spec 5-D

NOTES
– Tuerck commented on the podium, “It was a battle of mistakes, tonight. I knew the driver with the least would win!”
– Gittin Jr was on course for the first three-in-a-row wins since Samuel Hubinette, but was knocked out of the Top 4 by Forsberg. He beat Jeff Jones in the third-place run-off to reach the podium
– Jeff Jones (USA) in the Doc / GT Radial Nissan 370Z reached the Top 4 for the first time since joining the FD PRO category in 2009. Shifter problems meant he started his lead run in the third-place run-off against Gittin Jr in third gear
– Best rookie was Adam LZ (USA) in the Enjuku Racing Nissan S15 with a career best sixth position

ROUND FIVE TOP 16 PRO DRIVER POINTS

2020 PRO CHAMPIONSHIP DRIVER STANDINGS

2020 AUTO CUP STANDINGS

2020 TIRE CUP STANDINGS

FORMULA DRIFT TEXAS RECAP
A full recap of PRO Rounds Five and Six as well as PRO2 Round Three from Texas Motor Speedway will follow on Monday along with event images.