SRS Season 2022.1 Week 3 Recap
We’re already in the middle of the season, and here we are with the 3rd recap of the season!
MCLAREN F1 GTR – Montreal 🇨🇦
A really clean race, with everyone in the top 10 without any incident, was won by Matija Rasinec! Simon Speth, 2nd, was really close to him all the race, ending just 0.7 behind on the finish line. 3rd place for Jari Penttinen, followed by Lucas Biberacher and just 0.2 seconds behind him, there’s Clemens Bauer. peth leads the championship with 299 points, 10 more than Rasinec. 3rd place with 276 points for Biberacher, ahead of Penttinen by 8. 5th place for Philip Clegg (9th in the race) at 256 points. Fuji will be used next week!
PORSCHE 911 GT AMERICA – Kyalami 🇿🇦
Martin Smith wins again with the Porsche! An “easy” race for him, winning ahead of Ethan Dean, who started on pole, lost many places and recovered until P2. 3rd place, away from everyone, there’s James Leeder, followed by Pasha Paterson and 2 seconds behind him, Oggi Pineas. In the standings, Smith leads with a safe gap of 29 points on Oggi Pineas, followed by Paterson, 6 ahead of Leeder and 8 from Handy Hanafiah, 8th in the race. Tor Poznan will be used next week!
TARK ESTONIA-25 – Ledenon 🇫🇷
Another race, same results. At Ledenon the winner is once again Lucas Biberacher, who won ahead of Craig Gillett, the leader for the first part of tge race. 3rd place for Philip Clegg who ended 9 tenths behind 2nd place. P4 for Jari Penttinen who overtook Matija Rasinec on the penultimate lap of the race. Biberacher leads solidly the standings with 303 points, 30 points ahead of Gillett. 3rd place for Rasinec, 8 points ahead of Penttinen and 11 on Clegg. Daytona will be used for the next race!
TATUUS FA01 – Nurburgring GP GT 🇩🇪
It happened! 6 drivers registered for the race, and that was enough to count for points! In this race, Dan Laufer won, 5 tenths ahead of Handy Hanafiah. 3rd place for Jeffrey Jones, ahead of John Lynn. 5th place without even joining the server for Juan Pablo Cano. The standings are the same as the results, and hopefully next week at the Red Bull Ring, a race will happen.
FORD MUSTANG BOSS 429 – Bridgehampton 🇺🇸
Jari Penttinen dominates at Bridgehampton! A strong win which left his rival of the championship, Matija Rasinec, 2nd ahead of Rico Haas, with an overtake on the penultimate lap of the race. 4th place for Matic Kadivec, followed by Michal Janak after a difficult race. Penttinen now has a 4 point advantage on Rasinec. 3rd place for Haas, 14 points ahead of Janak, followed by Kadivec 19 points behind Michal. Montreal will be the track for the next race!
GINETTA G55 GT4 – Most 🇨🇿
Riley Gallardo wins at Most! A great win in a combo where overtakes were pretty difficult. Behind him there’s Emiliano Videla, 2.4 seconds ahead of Ramiro Dominguez, who overtook Javier Brandao for the 3rd place on the 6th lap. P5 for Kevin Woodward. Gallardo still leads the championship, 15 points ahead of Dominguez and 16 from Videla. 4th place for Woodward, followed by Martin Smith, who ended just 7th. Brands Hatch GP will be used next week!
PORSCHE 911 RSR 2017 – Laguna Seca 🇺🇸
Mike Richard wins the 3rd race of this championship! After a little fight with Mikko Eerola, the Finn was overtaken by the Frenchman and later by Mark Puc, who finished the race almost 4 seconds behind him, followed by Eerola. 4th place for Oggi Pineas, ahead of Gaetano Santonicola who did a great race, recovering from P11 after falling down from 5th on the first lap. Puc leads the championship with the highest amount of the entire season so far, with 56 points of gap on Pineas. 3rd place for Max Spied, ahead of Ilmari Ylitalo, both with a low amount of points in the last two races. 5th place for Gerbrandt van der Merwe. Spa-Francorchamps will be the track for the next week!
MERCEDES 190E EVO II – Sachsenring 🇩🇪
Not a really exciting race compared to the last one, in fact Riley Gallardo ended the race just 8 tenths after the start (in reality he did all the 39 laps, but given the proximity to exactly one hour of race the timer on the server was apparently “broken”). 17 seconds behin him there’s Martin Smith, followed by James Leeder. 4th place for Kevin Woodward, 5 seconds ahead of Carson Engemoen. Now Gallardo leads the championship with 289 points, 4 more than Smith and 7 on Leeder. 4th place for Woodward, 1 point ahead of Engemoen. New Jersey will be the track for the next race!
LOTUS 72D – Portimao 🇵🇹
Austin Ogonoski wins the Lotus race! An overtake with two laps to go, and a contact too, on Matija Rasinec gave him the win. Just 1.4 seconds behind Matija, there’s Rico Haas, author of a good comeback from P7 after the 1st lap. 4th place for Michal Janak with 6 incidents, followed by Jari Penttinen. Ogonoski leads the championship in front of Rasinec, who would have led the championship if he had won the race. 3rd place for Janak, 4 points ahead of Haas and 6 on Penttinen. Road America will be the track used next week!
FERRARI 312/67 – Thomson Road 🇸🇬
Hign incidents in the two races, especially in the first, at Thomson Road! In the first one Giuseppe Iaria dominated, finishing ahead of Matteo Venuti and Michal Janak. A massive pile-up saw involved most of the drivers except for the fastest ones. In the second race, with less people, Janak won ahead of Danny Mueller and Gaetano Santonicola. Now Iaria leads the championship by 14 points from Janak, who passed Venuti by 1 point. 4th place for Rico Haas, 7 points ahead of Collin Dunham, who was victim of the Singaporean track, retiring from the races. Bridgehampton will be the track used for the next races!
DALLARA F317 – Spa-Francorchamps 🇧🇪
An exciting fight for the top of the leaderboard is happening between Jaap Wagenvoort and Luke Sutherland, both at 13 wins, but with Jaap whohas 2 P2, compaed to the 2 P3 of his rival. 3rd place for Justin Barouky, who has 10 wins, two more than Ilmari Ylitalo. 5th place for Martijn van t Land, with “only” 6 wins and 2 podiums. Hockenheim GP will be the track for the next week!
HONDA CIVIC TYPE R EP3 – Brands Hatch GP 🇬🇧
Matteo Venuti leads the Civic series with 8 wins, two more than Marco Armosini, who also got three P2. 3rd place for Roman Bisanz, who raced just one race per week, winning all of them. 4th place for Dario Piccardo, with 4 wins and 299 points, the same as Tayeb Belala who has 2 wins. Sentul will be used the next week!
GT3 DAILY – Barcellona Moto 🇪🇸
Another close battle, but with less wins, in the GT3 series, between the top 5! Andrzej Gruszka leads the championship with 6 wins, one more than both Mikko Eerola and Mateusz Tokarski, with the Finn who had 3 P2 and a P3 over the course of the season. 4th place with three wins for Matteo Venuti, ahead of Ilmari Ylitalo who couldn’t win a race this last week, sitting at 292 points, 14 behind the top 4. Road America will be the track for the next week!
PORSCHE 911 GT3 CUP DAILY – Laguna Seca 🇺🇸
Another week of success for Walter Toro, who leads this championship with 306 points and 8 wins, ahead of Andzrej Gruszka with 3 wins. 3rd place for Dimitri Syrkin who got his first win in the series, followed with 16 points less by Anthony Yau, 2 points ahead of Craig Gillett. Imola will be the track used for the next week!
PORSCHE 911 GT3 CUP EURO – Laguna Seca 🇺🇸
Another week of domination by the Dutch, with Hugo Hekkenberg who’s leading the championship with 302 points and 2 wins, 13 more than Martin Kraaijenbrink, the other winner of the week, tied with 3rd place held by Rico Haas. Behind them sits Kevin Pruscha, followed by Jose Ferraz, who still didn’t get a podium so far. Imola will be the track for the next week!
PORSCHE 911 GT3 CUP AMERICA – Imola 🇮🇹
None of the races this week were eligible for points, so the standings remain the same as last week. Hopefully Spa-Francorchampswill bring more people!
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