Report: Super GT in Okayama

The race weekend is over. It was a good start of season for R&D Sport team with Subaru BRZ GT300. Back in 17-18March in Okayama the drivers Tetsuya Yamano and Kouta Sasaki did 176 laps testing in two days, setting the 8th best time overall which is quite qood for a brand new car. This weekend the team started well by qualifying 8th for the race day setting a laptime of 1'30.089

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The race day was not so good. BRZ had problems with gearbox differential and after 45 laps R&D sport team quit the race.

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Subaru BRZ GT300 for Super GT


Toyota Prius team also quit the race after just 23 laps.

All results:

MachinePoNoDriverTime/Diff.LapsBest LapTireWH
111GAINER DIXCEL R8 LMS
Audi R8-LMS ultra / CJJ
Tetsuya Tanaka
Katsuyuki Hiranaka
2:02'20.303781'31.143DL
2911ENDLESS TAISAN 911
PORSCHE 911 GT3 R / M97/79
Kyosuke Mineo
Naoki Yokomizo
3.766781'30.854YH
30GSR HATSUNEMIKU BMW
BMW Z4 GT3 / P65B44
Nobuteru Taniguchi
Tatsuya Kataoka
1Lap771'31.603YH
415ART TASTE PORSCHE
PORSCHE 911 GT3 R / M97/79
Tim Bergmeister
Takeshi Tsuchiya
1Lap771'31.108YH
533HANKOOK PORSCHE
PORSCHE 911 GT3 R / M97/79
Masami Kageyama
Tomonobu Fujii
1Lap771'30.996HK
643ARTA Garaiya
ARTA Garaiya / VQ35DE
Shinichi Takagi
Kosuke Matsuura
1Lap771'32.061BS
72EVANGELION RT TEST TYPE-01 Apple Shiden
Shiden MC/RT-16 / 1UZ-FE
Kazuho Takahashi
Hiroki Katoh
2Laps761'32.616YH
830IWASAKI MODA KUROCO apr R8
Audi R8-LMS ultra / CJJ
Yuki Iwasaki
Yuya Sakamoto
2Laps761'31.951YH
921ZENT Audi R8 LMS
Audi R8-LMS / CJJ
Akihiro Tsuzuki
Cyndie Allemann
2Laps761'32.771YH
1027PACIFIC NAC IKAMUSUME FERRARI
Ferrari F430 GTC / F136GT
Yutaka Yamagishi
Takuto Iguchi
2Laps761'32.953YH
1166triple a Vantage GT2
Aston Martin V8 Vantage / V8
Hiroki Yoshimoto
Kazuki Hoshino
2Laps761'33.210YH
1252GREEN TEC & LEON SLS
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 / M159
Hironori Takeuchi
Haruki Kurosawa
3Laps751'32.253YH
13360RUNUP CORVETTE
CALLAWAY CORVETTE Z06R GT3 / LS7
Atsushi Tanaka
Yasushi Kikuchi
3Laps751'34.229YH
1485JLOC Exe LAMBORGHINI RG3
GALLARDO RG-3 / 07L1
Sakamoto Yuya
Msaki Kanou
3Laps751'33.858YH
154GSR ProjectMirai BMW
BMW Z4 GT3 / P65B44
Taku Bamba
Masahiro Sasaki
4Laps741'33.522YH
1622R'Qs Vemac 350R
Vemac RD350R / ZK348
Hisashi Wada
Masaki Jyonai
4Laps741'33.270YH
1788MANEPA LAMBORGHINI GT3
GALLARDO LP600+ GT3 / TBN
Manabu Orido
Takayuki Aoki
4Laps741'31.566YH
1820Racerbook Audi R8 LMS
Audi R8-LMS / CJJ
Michael Kim
Hideki Noda
5Laps731'33.994YH
193S Road NDDP GT-R
NISSAN GT-R NISMO GT3 / VR38DETT
Yuhi Sekiguchi
Katsumasa Chiyo
5Laps731'30.853YH
205MachgogogosyakenFerrari458
Ferrari 458 GT3 / F142
Tetsuji Tamanaka
Masayuki Ueda
9Laps691'33.106YH
2187JLOC LAMBORGHINI GT3
GALLARDO LP600+ GT3 / TBN
Kouji Yamanishi
Hideki Yamauchi
16Laps621'31.405YH

PoNoMachineDriverTime/Diff.LapsBest LapTireWH

61SUBARU BRZ R&D SPORT
SUBARU BRZ GT300 / EJ20
Tetsuya Yamano
Kouta Sasaki
33Laps451'32.873YH

48DIJON NEON CALLAWAY WAKO'S ED
CALLAWAY CORVETTE Z06R GT3 / LS7
Hiroshi Takamori
Shogo Mitsuyama
48Laps301'36.222YH

31apr HASEPRO PRIUS GT
TOYOTA PRIUS / RV8K
Morio Nitta
Koki Saga
55Laps231'31.748YH

86Verity BOMEX LAMBO RG3
GALLARDO RG-3 / 07L1
Junichiro Yamashita
Matsuda Hideshi
56Laps221'33.108YH
Best Lap : 1'30.853 No.3 S Road NDDP GT-R/Yuhi Sekiguchi

Tire = BS:Bridgestone / DL:Dunlop / HK:Hankook / YH:Yokohama
WH = Handicap Weight (kg)



Next race is Fuji Speedway 4-5 May, 2012

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