With a clear sky and a sunny track, the first GT3 race kicked of at 15:42hr on Saturday afternoon. With ear deafening loud roars and high pitched revs the cars came out of the formation lap to decide who would be the king of the dunes! Read more
The catastrophic events of March 11th and their aftermath put most of the professional sport activities in Japan in a limbo just as many of the championships were going to begin. Motor sports were impacted as well, and test sessions and opening races were postponed in droves. This was of course the case for Super GT: the opening round in Okayama at the end of March did not happen and neither did the last test session scheduled at the same circuit for the 19 and 20 March.