Chad Raynal Takes Inaugural Historic Trans Am Challenge!

Chad Raynal piloted his 1969 Chevrolet Camaro to victory in the Historic Trans Am Challenge race, part of the 44th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Raynal, from San Jose, CA, took the checkered flag just ahead of Karman Cusak (Conifer, CO) and his 1968 Ford Boss Mustang in the 20-minute race.

Jimmy Hague (Santa Clara, CA) rounded out the podium in his 1970 Ford Boss 302 Mustang.

The race featured 32 classic American muscle cars that defined the golden age of Trans Am racing from 1966-72.