Conway secures his first F3 victory at Croft
Motorsport driver Mike Conway won the first race at Croft
on Sunday lunchtime after a great start from second place
on the grid. After a second and a third place at Donington
Park two weeks ago, Conway is now the new Championship class
leader. Marko Asmer (Hitech Racing) finished the race in second
place ahead of pole sitter Alvaro Parente of Carlin Motorsport.
Parente had a poor start due to clutch problems in the warm-up
Duran (P1 Motorsport) won the race in the National Class,
ahead of Barton Mawer of T-sport and Team SWRs Josh
race was full of action right from the start, with Tim Bridgman
unable to make it to the start as his engine broke down on
the way out of the pit lane. Stephen Jelley (Menu Motorsport)
and Promatecmes Stephen Kane had contact at the start,
which caused both cars out of the race. Dan Clarke (Raikonnen
Robertson Racing) and P1 Motorsports Danilo Dirani came together
coming towards Tower, which saw both cars retiring from the
race. The Safety Car had to come out after the accident to
remove the debris of Diranis car.
the first British GT race on Saturday afternoon, the weather
played a key part in the result with light rain and hail storms
making conditions difficult.