Jonathan Goring, a driver coach for the Lime Rock Drivers Club, is this year’s National Champion in Spec Miata SM thanks to his exciting and superbly driven win at Daytona in the SCCA Run-Offs in late September. Another LRDC coach, Elivan Goulart (who’s already a multi-time SCCA Spec Miata National Champion) finished seventh.
We won’t spoil what happened on the last laps, but if you click on this link (or the photo), it’ll take you to that point of the broadcast.
The race was called by LRP friends Greg Creamer and Dorsey Schroeder, who admitted on-air that they messed up which drivers were in which cars – the rain and darkness certainly didn’t help in that regard – and when Greg says “Haldeman,” he really means “Goring.”
Regardless, just keep an eye on the yellow and black no. 118.
And yes, that's his Lime Rock Drivers Club coaching patch on the left sleeve of his Sparco...