In the free practice sessions the Kaufmann Drivers were running on a
In the final free
practice it was Tunjo setting the fastest overall laptime (although
his time was deleted due to a yellow flag sequence). Schothorst was
P 7 and Malja P 16.
In Group A it was Tunjo
only managing P 4
in his group. Schothorst and Malja also were struggleing in Group B
with P 9 and P 11. Overall a difficult qualifying session. Starting
Grid Tunjo P 8, Schothorst P 17 and Malja P 21.
Race 1 was started under heavy rain, so the first laps were driven
behind the Safety Car. Malja spun in the beginning and dropped to P
26 were he also finished the race. Schothorst had a good pace and
moved a few postions to P 13. Tunjo was one of the fastest in the
field but had problems to pass the others under those difficult
conditions. He finally finished P 7.
Schothorst first on track in Group B took P 8 and P 6. Tunjo in
Group A was fighting for Pole. In the end he got beaten by 5/1000 of
a second and was P 2. Starting Grid: Tunjo P 3, Schothorst P 12,
Malja P 16.
Malja made up a few positions at the start to P 13, directly behind
Teammate Schothorst on P 12. Both kept their positions during the
race as overtaking was really difficult. In the front it was Tunjo
who battled for the victory. After a great move in turn 2 he oved up
to P 2 running close to the leader. After a great race with very
fast laptimes Tunjo finished on P 2 and took another podium this