Published on July 26th, 2014 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez


Audi R8 LMS Cup Round 3 Qualifying, André Couto to start from pole in Round 3

Fuji, Japan, July 25, 2014 – Qualifying for the Japan stop of the Audi R8 LMS Cup got underway today. Former Macau GP winner André Couto posted the fastest lap time with 1’43.217 at the Fuji International Speedway. This means he will line up first on the grid for Saturday’s Round 3. 2012 champion, Marchy Lee (1’43.907), and former Formula 1 driver, Alex Yoong (1’43.955), will start from second and third position respectively. Japanese star actor and driver Koichi Iwaki was hampered by a mechanical problem during qualifying. As his lap times during free practice were 10 seconds inside the qualification criteria, he can still compete in Round 3.

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Audi R8 LMS Cup 2014

Qualifying – Fuji International Speedway, Japan, Provisional Result

PosNameTeamClsBest time
110André COUTOBrothers Racing Team (BRT)1’43.217
29Marchy LEEAudi Michelin Racing Team+ 0.690
38Alex YOONGAudi TEDA Racing Team+ 0.738
415SUN ZhengBrothers Racing Team (BRT)+ 1.008
555Kyong-Ouk YOUTeam Audi Korea4R+ 1.009
666Rahel FREYCastrol Racing Team+ 1.041
711Aidan WRIGHTAudi GQ Racing Team+ 1.234
825CHENG Congfu (Franky)Audi R8 LMS Cup Team4R+ 1.379
988Matt SOLOMONAudi Hong Kong Team4R+ 1.514
1068Adderly FONGKAMLUNG Racing4R+ 2.277
1112Alex AUWrightspeed+ 2.841
1233Ronald WUJF Racing+ 2.858
137Jeffrey LEEAudi Taiwan Team4R+ 3.164
1427LIN Yue (Steven)Brothers Racing Team (BRT)Am+ 3.776
1599Stefano MONTESITeam Chengdu New Elements4R+ 3.971
1659Daniel BILSKIDriverAm+ 4.512
1769Ashraff DEWALTeam Visit MalaysiaAm+ 5.534
1824CHENG Fei (David)CTVS+ 5.673
1917BKato GACHITiger Racing TeamAm+ 6.216
2077Jacky YEUNGTiger Racing TeamAm+ 6.385
2117AKenji ABETiger Racing TeamAm+ 7.234
2213Vignesa MOORTHYZ RacingAm+ 7.543
235REN Wei (Ricky)Brothers Racing Team (BRT)Am+ 11.033
2451Koichi IWAKITeam Audi JapanAm,   4R+ 56.307

Am = Am Cup Competitor       4R = Four Rings Trophy Driver       = Guest Driver

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