Having not raced in an FIA (Federation Internationale de l’Automobile) sanctioned sprint race since 2012; and having not been strapped into a proper race car since 2013 (shake-down and testing session); on behalf of Team 9tro Racing it was about time to return to the race track! Unlike the many track days we organize and participate in, or time attack challenges we compete in, nothing beats the adrenaline rush of actually competing in a proper race! That said, prior to participating in this year’s 2016 Sepang 1000km Endurance Race…
Here below are my two ‘better laps‘ from 3 stints (60mins/stint), trying out different gears at different turns with different racing lines.
Coach: Kenny (Kegani Racing)
Car: Toyota AE111 Levin (1.6L 4A-GE 20V – FF)
Tires: Hankook Ventus RS-3 (used)
Location: Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia
Below: Some in-car clips from my 2011 and 2012 participation in the Singapore Touring Car Challenge held at Johor Circuit, Pasir Gudang, Malaysia.
2011: Honda Civic 1.6L EK9
2012: Honda Civic 2.0L FD2Type R