A bit of time for a few photos in the main foyer. For tourists who happen to be near Yokohama station with time to kill, all the cars in the current Nissan range (including export only models) and some concept cars are on display for public viewing in the foyer of their global headquarters. Apart…… Continue reading Global HQ
Rain -> Wet -> Light Rain -> FOG -> Wet. Everything but fine weather conditions throughout the race – Take home notes at the end of post. The day was spent between the pit and the lookout over hairpin corner. UPDATE: Finally getting around to sort out video and Youtube. Video of the startup and…… Continue reading Race Day (UPDATED w/Video)
Image: Nissan Motorsports International. Although only a test race, NISMO have pulled out the big guns – Kageyama, Tanaka and Hoshino. With rainy season due to start early next week, with a bit of luck and being the only AWD in ST1 it could be a walkover. http://www.nismo.co.jp/news_list/2010/motorsports_news/10003.html Who is coming up? Let me know.
Training at FSW. Don’t enjoy them when they are out there doing their thing. They seem to like GTRs though:
After no real dramas with the shake down of car #2 since early March, it was good to see the car out at Fuji for final data collection and competitive assessment. With lap time pretty much the same as the top ST1 qualifying time at the Fuji round in 2009, I suspect an official announcement…… Continue reading “Public” Test #3