Without the strong windy of yesterday, today hot conditions set the weather at the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese for the third round of WSK Super Master Series.
OK: Valtanen unbeatable among the KR
Only four heats in total took place in the International Circuit La Conca today, but plenty of good competition was shown.
Juho Valtanen is the man of the day, the driver from Finland took the victory in heat A-C and B-C, taking pole position for prefinal A. In prefinal B the pole sitter is Dexter Patterson (KR / Iame/ Vega) who was only beaten by Valtanen this weekend; Patterson was victorious in heat A-D. The other heat victory was for Rosberg Racing Academy driver Taylor Barnard who won heat B-D.
OKJ: Arvid Lindblad unstoppable with the Forza
British driver Arvid Lindblad (Exprit / TM Racing / Vega) has been unstoppable all day long. The Forza Racing driver won all four heats in which he has contested. Lindblad will be the pole sitter for prefinal A, while Andrea Kimi Anotnelli (KR / Iame / Vega) will be the pole sitter in prefinal B.
The Italian also won all the heats that he has contested except one. The other boy who has been on top is Thomas Ten Brinke (FA Kart / Vortex / Vega). The Dutch driver yesterday won one of the heats and today was able to take victory in one of those. Also won one of the heats, heat D-E, Kacper Sztuka (Tony Kart / Vortex / Vega) from Speedkart team.
MINI: MacIntyre does not change the pace despite team change
William MacIntyre (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) was almost unbeatable in today’s qualifying heats. The British driver who was racing for Tony Kart Racing Team for the last two rounds, now has changed to the Team Driver Racing Kart team where he still showed a great pace.
MacIntyre will be starting from pole position in prefinal A, while Ean Eyckmans (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) will do so for prefinal B after wining heat C-E, and finishing second in all the heats with a special photo-finish final in heat B-E where Eyckmans was beaten by Jamaican Alex Powell (Energy Corse / TM Racing / Vega) who will start second in prefinal B.
The “Jamaican Sensation” won heat B-E and B-F. The other race winners of the day were Nikola Tsolov (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) from Team Driver Racing Kart in heat E-F. Maciej Gladysz (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) from Parolin Poland won heat A-C, Douwe Dedecker (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) won heat C-F, Matteo Bagnardi (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) did so in heat B-C, while qualifying practice pole sitter Coskun Irfan (Paorlin/TM Racing /Vega) from Baby Race Driver Academy won heats A-F and A-E.
Tomorrow you can follow live in WSK official website the prefinals and the finals which will take place at 10:40 onwards and from 14:00, respectively.