Saturday November 9, 2013

 

Race Day Schedule:

10:00am - Qualifying

10:30am - Race Begins

 

12 min. heats x 3 x 4 = 2.4h

 

All heats Race to Line with Refueling

 

 

 

Qualifying Results:

1. Kevin - 6.297 Seconds

2. Joe - 6.413

3. Drew - 6.446

4. Chuck - 6.475

5. Bob - 6.490

6. Art - 6.538

Porsche tipped it's dominance but excitement still brewed over who would be the best of the rest 

Race Results:

1. Kevin - 1278 Laps (34.565 Ext.)

2. Art - 1269 (38.566)

3. Joe - 1239 (53.383)

4. Chuck - 1238 (36.409)

5. Drew - 1227 (48.217)

6. Bob - 1225 (52.872)

Five different manufacturers were represented in this year's field

The full field led by the winning Porsche down pit straight

The winner flanked by the runner up

1st & 2nd finishers

Porsche continues their reign while Sauber-Mercedes is bridesmaid again

3rd & 4th finishers

Jaguar pipped Toyota by just a lap to secure the remaining podium position - Toyota ran out of fuel on lap 542 costing them at least 2 laps

5th finisher

A tribute to Paddy

5th & 6th finishers

Lancia couldn't crack the top half of the field due in part to mechanical gremlins - the curse continues 

The field leaves the track for their haulers after a grueling 2.4h

Wreaths on plaques were distributed by director Fritz Stroebl to the top 3 finishers as is custom at the Ring

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