GT Academy Winner Doherty Finds Silver Lining in Challenging Weekend for Nissan at Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON, Ohio (August 5, 2013) - It was a weekend in need of a silver lining, and in the last race of the weekend Steve Doherty came through. Paired with two established Nissan teams racing in the Pirelli World Challenge Series, 2008 GT Academy Europe Champion Lucas Ordonez and 2012 GT Academy US Champion Doherty were sure to make a splash in rounds 11 and 12 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
    • 2592 x 3872
    • 1200 x 1200
From left: Host Dhani Jones and judges Boris Said, Danny Sullivan and Rob Barff

From left: Host Dhani Jones and judges Boris Said, Danny Sullivan and Rob Barff

GT Academy Season 3 host Dhani Jones

GT Academy Season 3 host Dhani Jones

Nissan GT Academy Season 3

Nissan GT Academy Season 3

From left: Judges Boris Said, Danny Sullivan and Rob Barff

From left: Judges Boris Said, Danny Sullivan and Rob Barff

Nissan GT Academy Season 3

Nissan GT Academy Season 3

Nissan GT Academy Season 3

Nissan GT Academy Season 3

GT Academy: Next Level - Episode 1

GT Academy: Next Level - Episode 1

GT Academy's Mega Month

GT Academy's Mega Month

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

GT Academy Champion Peter Pyzera (left) and BASE jumper Dave Barlia

GT Academy Champion Peter Pyzera (left) and BASE jumper Dave Barlia

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

GT Academy Champion Peter Pyzera (left) and BASE jumper Dave Barlia

GT Academy Champion Peter Pyzera (left) and BASE jumper Dave Barlia

2012 Nissan GT Academy Champion Peter Pyzera

2012 Nissan GT Academy Champion Peter Pyzera

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit

NISMO vs. Wingsuit