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Event: Buchares City Challenge 08Date: 24.8.2008
Track: Bucharest-Ring (Romania), 3.071 kmsOrganiser: unknown

FIA GT Championship Bucharest

FIA GT Championship (round 6)
Weather:sunny, dry
Start time:23/8 18:12 and 24/8 14:12
Distance:2 x 1 hour
FIA GT11088
FIA GT213129
FIA Group 2111
Race notes:
two races were officially called Qualifying Race and Championship Race but in fact both were counted for the championship
Pre-race sessions:
2 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 160 minutes on 22-23/8
1 qualifying session held for a total of 45 minutes on 23/8
30 minute pre-race warm-up held
Race 1:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RDelétraz / Fässler
Race 2:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RDelétraz / Fässler
FIA GT2 race 1:56Ferrari F430 GTCKirkaldy / Bell
FIA GT2 race 2:56Ferrari F430 GTCKirkaldy / Bell
FIA Group 2 race 1:101Gillet Vertigo.5Leinders / Kuppens
FIA Group 2 race 2:101Gillet Vertigo.5Leinders / Kuppens
laps I/1-23:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMarcel Fässler
lap I/24:6Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMike Hezemans
laps I/25-46:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RJean-Denis Deletraz
laps II/1-46:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMarcel Fässler/Jean-Denis Deletraz
Fastest Laps:
Race 1:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMarcel Fässler (CH)1:16.683144.170 km/hlap 6
Race 2:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMarcel Fässler (CH)1:16.400144.700 km/hlap 19
FIA GT2 race 1:50Ferrari F430 GTCGianmaria Bruni (I)1:19.240139.520 km/hlap 38
FIA GT2 race 2:95Ferrari F430 GTCMatías Russo (RA)1:18.698140.480 km/hlap 33
FIA Group 2 race 1:101Gillet Vertigo.5Renaud Kuppens (B)1:22.917133.330 km/hlap 3
FIA Group 2 race 2:101Gillet Vertigo.5Bas Leinders (B)1:22.713133.660 km/hlap 9
Pole Positions:
Race 1:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RJean-Denis Delétraz (CH)1:15.348
Race 2:5Chevrolet Corvette C6.RJean-Denis Delétraz (CH)
FIA GT2 race 1:50Ferrari F430 GTCToni Vilander (FIN)1:18.665
FIA GT2 race 2:56Ferrari F430 GTCAndrew Kirkaldy (GB)
FIA Group 2 race 1:101Gillet Vertigo.5Bas Leinders (B)1:22.251
FIA Group 2 race 2:101Gillet Vertigo.5Bas Leinders (B)
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Ferrari (9), Chevrolet (3), Porsche (3), Maserati (2)
Top engines by numbers:Ferrari (9), Chevrolet (3), Maserati (3), Porsche (3)
Top car types by numbers:Ferrari F430 (9), Chevrolet Corvette C6.R (3), Porsche 997 GT3 RSR (3)
Driver nationalities:I (9), GB (5), A (4), B (4), CH (4), NL (3), RA (2), D (2), F (2)
Team nationalities:D (7), I (5), GB (4), B (4)
Engine positions:mid-engined (61%), front-engined (23%), rear-engined (16%)
Average engine size:4929 cc
Average age of cars:1 year old (average year manufactured: 2007)
Oldest known drivers:Horst Felbermayr (63), Jean-Denis Delétraz (45), Peter Kox (44)
Youngest known drivers:Henri Moser (21), Alexandre Negrão (23), Richard Lietz (25)

Official Race Programme:

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