Kouvola, Finland. 12-13:th of March 2005
This was the second time this year that I took a flight over to
Finland and raced in Kouvola.
We got a ride from the airport with Jari Porttinen. At the track
Hannu Laitinen had already made coffee so it was then time for the last preparation
for the race.
G 7 one motor race
On Saturday we started with the G-7 one motor race. We first drove
semi-finals and then a main for the top eight. This race was won by Jari
30 minutes after the one motor race it was time for group 27. In
the qualifying Stefan Törnfeldt did several times which was good for
first time. His best was 1,845. Second was Pekka Sippola 1,871.
In the main it was again Jari Porttinen on top winning his second
race for today.
Image of main results in 27 here.
Saturday ended with the G 7 qualifying.
In the main Jyri-Ville Pouttu was the surprise using borrowed motors
and taking the lead together with Pekka Sippola. Stefan Törnfeldt was
close behind and he raced to victory. Second was Lasse Åberg and third
Results by Hannu Laitinen here.
After the races were over we, Stefan and I, got a ride to the airport
by Tuomo Iso-Aho. There we took a beer and flew home.