Liam Talbot beat Observe 3 on the Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hours, which noticed the weekend’s first massive occasion.
Pink flag interference got here quarter-hour earlier than the scheduled 40-minute session with Theo Koundouris on the Wall on the Prime of the Mountain within the #47 Supabarn Audi R8 LMS GT3 Evo II.
The video reveals the automotive sideways at Reid Park earlier than slapping the concrete wall to the motive force’s proper simply earlier than the Grille and inflicting extreme injury to the rear proper.
Koundouris obtained out of the automotive, but it surely was a protracted delay earlier than the injured Audi was rescued.
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Time was added to the session, and for the Bronze-only driver session, the inexperienced flag was waved once more at 22 minutes to the hour.
Brad Schumacher’s earlier pedestrian time of two:08,290 stalled for a second till higher occasions got here by a number of drivers.
Audi’s Talbot took the highest spot with 2:06.216s, with no vital enchancment regardless of the timing screens lit after the checkered flag.
Sharing the #65 Coinspot Audi R8 LMS GT3 Evo II with Fraser Ross and Chaz Mostert, Talbot led Yasser Shahin within the #777 Audi.
The German producer positioned third within the prime three courtesy of Schumacher on the wheel of the Audi Sport Staff Valvoline entry quantity 74.
Martin Konrad within the SunEnergy1 Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 and Kevin Tse within the Craft-Bamboo Racing automotive rounded out the highest 5.
Triple Eight Race Engineering’s 888 Mercedes-AMG GT3 spent practically the whole session within the pit lane, and Prince Jefri Ibrahim rapidly returned to the storage.
The particular night time exercise will happen at 5:05 PM native time/AEST.
Outcomes: Utility 3
|one||65||coin stain||Liam Talbot||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||APA||2:06.2166|
|2nd||777||Audi Sports activities Staff Valvoline||Yasser Sahin||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||APA||2:06.6516||+0.4350|
|3||74||Audi Sports activities Staff Valvoline||Brad Schumacher||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||APA||2:06.7354||+0.5188|
|4||75||SunEnergy1 Race||Okay.Habul/M.Konrad||Mercedes AMG GT3||APA||2:06.9270||+0.7104|
|5||91||Mercedes-AMG Staff Craft-Bamboo Racing||Kevin Tse||Mercedes AMG GT3||APA||2:06.9582||+0.7416|
|6||52||Wheels/ FX Racing PNG||H. Morrall/Z. Morse||MARC II V8||I||2:07.6011||+1.3845|
|7||24||Tony Bates Racing||Tony Bates||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||APA||2:08.2396||+2.0230|
|8||4||Defend Race||Stephen Grove||Porsche 911 GT3R||APA||2:08.4167||+2.2001|
|9||95||MARC Vehicles Australia||G.Taunton/D.Fraser||MARC II V8||I||2:08.6405||+2.4239|
|10||17||Staff BRM||Mark Rosser||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||APA||2:10.4069||+4.1903|
|eleventh||6||Wall Race||A.Deitz/G.Denyer||Lamborghini Huracan GT3||APA||2:10.7625||+4.5459|
|12||9||Hallmarc||marc china||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||APA||2:11.0352||+4.8186|
|13||55||Valmont Race||Marcel Zalloua||Mercedes AMG GT3||AAM||2:11.4655||+5.2489|
|14||19||Nineteen Company Pty Ltd||Mark Griffith||Mercedes AMG GT3||APA||2:12.2620||+6.0454|
|15||47||Supabarn||Theo Koundouris||Audi R8 GT3 Evo II||AAM||2:13.3932||+7.1766|
|16||45||RAM Motorsports||M.Sheargold/G.Walden||Mercedes AMG GT3||AAM||2:13.9457||+7.7291|
|17||222||Scott Taylor Motorsport||Scott Taylor||Porsche 991 GT3 2nd Era||C||2:16.9646||+10.7480|
|18||50||M Motorsport/ Vantage Racing||David Crampton||KTM X-Spring GT2||I||2:18.2660||+12.0494|
|19||eleventh||Our Kloud-UpTo11 Motorsports||I.Padayachee/
|Porsche 991 GT3 2nd Era||C||2:18.6317||+12.4151|
|20||888||Triple Eight Race Engineering||Cefri Ibrahim||Mercedes AMG GT3||APA|