15 Oct 2016 — Marcelo Aiello won 11th place in the Koda Factory Portugal – GP GroupC in the opening round of the Group C Atlantic Motorsport series.
Aiello spent nearly equal parts of 34 laps total leading Rob Milliken after engaging and passing him on lap 46. Aiello passed Milliken and into 11th place on lap 46, and kept it the remaining 13 laps to the conclusion.
Group C Atlantic Motorsport series moves on to Round 2 in two weeks at Sebring Int’l – 12 Hour. The series has 18 drivers competing for points in the championship.
Eduardo Beninca leads the championship in a tight campaign over Ricardo Demateo, separated by just a couple grid spots. The title continues to be challenged by Daniel Gomez, Darien Bailey, Damian Baldi, Edson Archela, Andy Bruno, Indra Feryanto, Ze Jesus, Harris Muhammad, Marcelo Aiello, Rob Milliken, Flavio Costa, Mario Rocha, Porfirio Dias Santos, Nick Phillips, Nando Ferreira, and Juan Puyo as well. The Top 5 places are an open field for 18 drivers in the running with four races remaining.