We moved on to Sonoma’s Infineon Raceway for Round 6. We shared this weekend with the Indy Racing League. It was cool to see the single seaters on track but it made for a very long weekend as there was massive gaps between sessions. Formula D made us remove the rear wing as they deemed the mounts to be too big??? So putting the engine where the radio is is legal and our wing stays are illegal, i don’t understand??
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My Top32 Battle was against Pat Mourdaunt in his S14. I hate Silvia’s!! so was really glad to move on from this one
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Top 16 driver Introductions. Must say the blue suit looks much better than last years white one
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Put your hand up if you think Falken should send the Saturn Sky to Ireland??????
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My extremely frustrating Top16 Battle against Katsuhiro Ueo in his smelly S15. I don’t know how many times I’ve given out to Ueo for turning to the dark side. The AE86 legend who still owns 5 AE86’s also has a S15 and 350Z. That makes no sense to me. Anyway……. back to the drifting. I made contact with Ueo on the entry to turn one due to his questionable line. I was pretty pissed about this as my contact made me straighten and lose the run. The Judges ruled in favour of Ueo
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The run was still pretty close
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On the second run all i could do was lay down a solid run and hope lady luck smiled on me but it wasn’t to be. Another Top16 elimination……not impressed!!
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The Saturn Sky really looks better with a GT Wing. A new much wider wing is being fitted for Irwindale along with “legal” mounts. Look at the smoke from the Falken Azenis RT-615’s………Nice
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Cant wait for Irwindale now, full blog entry to follow, watch this space

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