Hyper Global Tourenwagen Masters Event 5

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Event 5: Sebring
Event 5 of 10 in the Hyper Global Tourenwagen Masters
HGTM sebring title image.jpg
Date 16th February 2012
Location Sebring International Raceway, Sebring, Florida, USA United States of America
Full Circuit
Course Purpose Built Racing Facility
3.7 miles
Entrants 14
Races 2
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Returning to the States, the HGTM drivers will compete at Florida's challenging Sebring circuit.

The race saw the debut of new driver TheWilkesy88 and his team ATTK Motorsport. Feta Motorsport drivers JayCoops and AyrtonSenna6094 made the switch to their newly formed Wop&Limey Racing team. They continue to run the Audi A4. It is unknown if Feta Motorsport will contest any further rounds of the championship with different drivers.

The sprint race was won by FlavouryRug, his second of the season, and saw the first podium of the season for Ajokay with the POWA driver taking 3rd place. Meanwhile it was the first race of the season not to feature Shout-E-Motoring driver and runaway championship leader Shouty on the podium. He could only manage 4th

Qualifying

Summary

Qualifying Classification

Dirty laps are ordered below clean laps, even if they are faster.

Pos Driver Time
1 United Kingdom Sodamn Insane 6 02:00.531
2 United Kingdom RumblyLizard 02:00.639
3 England FlavouryRug 02:00.721
4 United Kingdom Mr Flobadob 02:01.288
5 England Ajokay 02:01.503
6 United Kingdom Bookoi 02:02.091
7 United Kingdom JayCoops 02:03.895
8 Kernow Dan 7horn 02:04.429
9 England Mr E 004 02:05.737
10 Sweden RareDevil666 02:07.975
11 United Kingdom TheWilkesy88 02:07.861
12 United Kingdom Butler258 02:02.834
13 Italy AyrtonSenna6094 02:08.793
14 United Kingdom Tommo_N7 no time*

Times in italics indicate a dirty lap time
Drivers disconnected during qualifying session and so their times do not count
* Tommo_N7 did not take part in qualifying and started the sprint race from the back of the grid

Sprint Race

Sprint Race
Round 9 of 20 in the Hyper Global Tourenwagen Masters
Distance 10 laps 37.00 miles
Fastest Lap
Driver/Team England FlavouryRug United Kingdom CheeseyRug Racing
Time 02:00.777
Podium
First England FlavouryRug United Kingdom CheeseyRug Racing
Second United Kingdom Mr Flobadob United Kingdom Virtue Racing
Third England Ajokay United Kingdom POWA

Summary

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Race Classification

Pos No Driver Team Car Time/Retired Points
1 29 England FlavouryRug United Kingdom CheeseyRug Racing A4 Touring 20:21.180 25
2 7 United Kingdom Mr Flobadob United Kingdom Virtue Racing AMG C-Class +5.561 21
3 23 England Ajokay United Kingdom POWA AMG C-Class +10.236 18
4 16 United Kingdom Sodamn Insane 6 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring AMG C-Class +17.128 15
5 39 United Kingdom Tommo N7 United Kingdom Virtue Racing AMG C-Class +34.429 12
6 17 United Kingdom JayCoops Italy\United Kingdom Wop&Limey Racing A4 Touring +37.606 10
7 69 United Kingdom RumblyLizard United Kingdom Black Raptors Astra V8 +47.124 9
8 258 United Kingdom Butler258 Europe IndyBeta Astra V8 +1.26.661 8
9 71 United Kingdom Bookoi United Kingdom POWA AMG C-Class +1.30.038 7
10 802 Kernow Dan 7horn Europe IndyAlfa Astra V8 +1:47.570 6
11 97 Sweden RareDevil666 Hawaii Goteki 45 TT-R +1 Lap 5
12 442 United Kingdom TheWilkesy88 United Kingdom ATTK Motorsport AMG C-Class +1 Lap 4
13 04 England Mr E 004 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring AMG C-Class +1 Lap 3
DNS 44 Italy AyrtonSenna6094 Italy\United Kingdom Wop&Limey Racing A4 Touring Disconnection

Drivers DimensioN Flipped during the race and had appropriate time penalties added to their final race time. Bookoi received a 3 second penalty and Tommo_N7 an 8 second penalty.

Image Gallery

Ajokay's POWA Mercedes chases Flavoury's Audi for 2nd position.
Mr Flobadob had some of the worst lag that the others had ever seen.
Flobadob and Flavoury cross the line neck and neck at the end of lap 3.

Feature Race

Feature Race
Round 10 of 20 in the Hyper Global Tourenwagen Masters
Distance 19 laps 70.30 miles
Fastest Lap
Driver/Team United Kingdom Sodamn Insane 6 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring
Time 01:59.819
Podium
First United Kingdom Sodamn Insane 6 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring
Second England FlavouryRug United Kingdom CheeseyRug Racing
Third United Kingdom RumblyLizard United Kingdom Black Raptors
Videos
Video.png Epic Start, Epic Fail, Epic Save

Summary

Dan Thorn got off to a good start before a collision at the end of lap one dropped him to the back. The entire crowd went home as a result.

Race Classification

Pos No Driver Team Car Time/Retired Points
1 16 United Kingdom Sodamn Insane 6 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring AMG C-Class 38:32.255 25
2 29 England FlavouryRug United Kingdom CheeseyRug Racing A4 Touring +12.021 21
3 69 United Kingdom RumblyLizard United Kingdom Black Raptors Astra V8 +36.676 18
4 23 England Ajokay United Kingdom POWA AMG C-Class +46.581 15
5 7 United Kingdom Mr Flobadob United Kingdom Virtue Racing AMG C-Class +49.098 12
6 39 United Kingdom Tommo N7 United Kingdom Virtue Racing AMG C-Class +57.927 10
7 71 United Kingdom Bookoi United Kingdom POWA AMG C-Class +1:04.238 9
8 258 United Kingdom Butler258 Europe IndyBeta Astra V8 +1:04.975 8
9 802 Kernow Dan 7horn Europe IndyAlfa Astra V8 +1:18.640 7
10 17 United Kingdom JayCoops Italy/United Kingdom Wop&Limey Racing A4 Touring +1:29.250 6
11 04 England Mr E 004 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring AMG C-Class +1:40.045 5
12 442 United Kingdom TheWilkesy88 United Kingdom ATTK Motorsport AMG C-Class +1 Lap 4
13 97 Sweden RareDevil666 Hawaii Goteki 45 TT-R +1 Lap 3

Image Gallery

We're not sure if the 50 on the side of Dan's car celebrates his 50th race or the 50th slide he's saved this season.
Ajokay and Mr E get together on the first lap, allowing a brace of cars through.
Close racing in the midfield between Butler258, JayCoops and Dan Thorn.

Championship Positions after the Event

Drivers' Championship

Pos Driver Points
1 United Kingdom Sodamn Insane 6 222
2 England FlavouryRug 158
3 United Kingdom Tomcheesey 140
4 United Kingdom Mr Flobadob 136

Teams' Championship

Pos Team Points
1 United Kingdom CheeseyRug Racing 298
2 United Kingdom Shout-E-Motoring 259
3 United Kingdom POWA 225
4 United Kingdom Virtue Racing 224

Manufacturers' championship

Pos Manufacturer Points
1 Germany Mercedes 399
2 Germany Audi 325
3 Germany Opel 234