Round 4 BRCA 1/5th Circuit National Halifax 2016

1/5th Circuit

Round 4 took place on the weekend of the 11th and 12th June, The weather was going to play a big part this weekend


Saturday being free practice and the rain stayed away most of the day
Meant everyone got to setup there cars ready for the Sunday hoping it would stay dry.
Sunday started well with everyone getting in a good run in the first round .
A few made improvements in the second round heats .
But as the 3rd rounds of heats started so did the rain so only a few bravehearted went out

After 3 rounds of heats this is how it stood
Saloons
1st David Bowen 2nd Ian Oddie 3rd Adam Griffith 4th Jarret Williams
Gts
1st Danny Wilks 2nd Paul Wood 3rd Dean Driver 4th Eddie Goldsmith
Mini
1st Chris Steele 2nd Craig Orman 3rd Neale Carbis 4th Jason Noonan

Then it was time for the finals
There was a delay in starting the finals due to the rain

First out was the saloon B final in wet conditions ment
It was anyones race it finished
1st Eddie Collins 2nd Craig Orman 3rd Steve Wilks

Next out was the Minis with the rain now stopped but the track still wet
Was going to be good to watch it finished
1st Craig Orman 2nd Jason Noonan 3rd Chris Steele

Then it was the GTS class with a drying track tyre choice was going to be key
It finished
1st Danny Wilks 2nd Paul Wood 3rd Stephen Smyth

Then it was the turn of the saloon A final the rain and a marshalling error would play a big part
In the out come of this race it finished
1st David Bowen 2nd Craig Orman 3rd Adam Griffith

We have a break now and the next round is not until
7th August - Brooklands Raceway - Round 5

Hope to see you all there
Eddie