Here’s this report on the Sugo race, just in from Shun. The F4 races, especially their second race, had a very unfortunate end.
I hope you’ll all be praying that we all avoid future crashes and collisions as you cheer us on at the upcoming Fuji race!
The Super GT Round 4 Race and
FIA-F4 Round 7 & 8 Races
were all held last weekend.
I was racing in the FIA-F4.
My results were:
Round 7 – 6th place
Round 8 – retired
I’m very sorry to report that I once again was unable to meet the expectations of everyone who was cheering me on.
Having to retire during Round 8 was particularly painful.
If you were to say my performance in the qualifying was unacceptable, you’d be right – but to think I was rear-ended that bad… I don’t know what to make of it.
But I’ve not given up yet – I’ll keep trying my absolute hardest, until that day when I have some good news to report!
Over at the GT race, Driver Kataoka started in role 8.
Sorry, this is the only photo I have from the grid… lol!
He was making smooth and steady laps when all of a sudden the safety car came out, and as soon as it left it was time to pull into the pit.
Taniguchi then took the wheel. During the final stretch, it seemed like he’d be able to work up another place or two, but then the race ended on a red flag.
We came in 7th place.
Believe it or not, the Fuji race is next weekend! For the GT, the F4, and the #4 – we hope you’ll be cheering us on!