SSC Evening race #2, 31:st of January 2005
A field of 9 drivers lined up for monday night racing.
As mentioned before two changes were done for this year. The A and B mains
laps are compared and most laps win.
Now the laps counts and that again proved to be a success.
The second change was that we went from three minute heats to four
minute heats in the main.
Marcus Hammenstad had spent a lot of hours to prepare the track for
Lasse Åberg was first up to qualify with a time of 3,906.
Second to qualify was Michel Lorin who came close, 3,925.
Torgny Lundmark 3,935.
Kenth Jansson turned a 3,925, the same as Michel and with a better back
up time he got second place.
1. Lasse Åberg 3,906
2. Kenth Jansson 3,925
3. Michel Lorin 3,925
Quarter B was won by Mikael Eskilsson 152,45 followed by Ove Halvarsson
149,80 with Peter Lantz 139,35 in third and P-J Kronberg in fourth 108.
Quarter A was won by Lasse Åberg 163,70 followed by Marcus
Hammenstad 161,25, Kenth Jansson 159,20, Torgny Lundmark 155,35 and
Michel Lorin 149,45.
B and Quarter A.
Michel Lorin took a commanding lead from the start and at a point
he had a seven lap lead. In the fifth heat on yellow he lost some pace due
to a body pin and at the same time Ove Halvarsson did one of his best heats.
This meant that Michels lead was now down to two laps.
In the last heat Michel responded and did his best heat for the day.
Michel Lorin 328,85
Ove Halvarsson 321,05
Peter Lantz 302,75
P-J Kronberg 287,35
Torgny Lundmark took the lead and with the same amount of laps as
Michel had turned in the B main.
Torgnys second heat was better than Michels and he was now in the total
Two laps behind Torgny (and one lap behind Michel) was Lasse Åberg.
Mikael Eskilsson and Marcus Hammenstad shared third place in A Main with
Kent Jansson one lap behind.
In the third heat Marcus went into the pits. Torgny and Lasse drove the
same amount of laps but lost out to Michel.
Marcus Hammenstad was the fast guy in the fourth heat coming back
from the pits.
In the fifth heat Lasse passed Torgny into the lead in this main.
Sixth heat saw no change in positions but who won overall?
Lasse Åberg 328,55
Torgny Lundmark 325,05
Marcus Hammenstad 312,40
Kenth Jansson 305,45
Mikael Eskilsson 233,40
Already and the first try the new system was a hit for the B main
contenders and again proved so.
Yet a close race at the top with the two first drivers on the same laps.
B, Main A
Total results Main total
Total Results Main
1. Michel Lorin 328,85
2. Lasse Åberg 328,55
3. Torgny Lundmark 325,05
4. Ove Halvarsson 321,05
5. Marcus Hammenstad 312,40
6. Kenth Jansson 305,45
7. Peter Lantz 302,75
8. P-J Kronberg 287,35
9. Mikael Eskilsson 233,40
Next event is Sport and Cobra Tuesday 8 February.