2011 WRDA News
2011 Welsh Sports & Saloon Car Championship -BARC Pembrey 10/11 September 2011
Ten out of Ten for Dom, but Nissan Challenge cars make it hard for him.
Dom Evans continued his dominant form at Pembrey on
the weekend but
Dom Evans continued his dominant form at Pembrey on the weekend butthe Nissan Playstation Academy Nissan 370Z duo of Jann Mardenborough and Bryan Heitkotter were at the centre of the race action on both Saturday & Sunday.
There were a select group of 9 racers on the grid with Dom Evans
taking another pole position to maintain his 100% record with a time of 60.35 seconds, 2nd
fastest was Dave Krayem with his Black Ginetta G50 on 60.988. The Nissan 370Zs of
Bryan Heitkotter and Jann Mardenborough were
on the 2nd row with times of 61.069 & 61.112 seconds showing there was
little to choose between them. On row 3, Neil Watts was 5th and he had Alvin
Powell alongside him.
Dom has already gone but plenty of action behind him
Dom made his customary quick start and established himself in the lead for another lights to flag victory to maintain his 100% record, but behind it there was some great racing, which had the commentator for one, singing the praises of the Welsh Championship.
carved through the field and was up to 2nd place by lap 2 and initially tried
to put some pressure on Dom. However he had Dave Krayem on his tail. But when Dave then
found Jan Mardenborough on his tail, this allowed Chris Lofty Everill
to settle into a solid second place
until he found gears hard to select, eventually pitting 3 laps from the end. Jan by this
time had passed Dave and was now therefore in second place. However the joy for Jan, only
lasted one lap and a spin allowed Dave into 2nd place. Jan still had enough
time to gather it up, finishing 3rd , someway ahead of Bryan Heitkotter in 4th place.