I was lucky enough to go to Hockenheim back in May for round one of the 2016 DTM season. Some great weather, great racing, frozen margaritas and some really awesome cars… Continue reading “DTM round 1 – Hockenheim Grid”
We got to the circuit just before 2am so we had to wait outside until just after 2 until they opened the circuit and let us set up in the pits. In the above photo are the cars we would be using, minus the white 964. (Itakura-Sans blue 993 and Hossy’s Army Girl 993 would be our spare cars).
Here we see Nakai-San writing out the rules so everyone can read them before and during the race..
Pretty soon it was time for the drivers briefing which everyone is supposed to take part in although if you don’t speak any Japanese it doesn’t really help. Shortly after, we got our whole RWB team together and both Nakai-San and Ichiracku-San exlained details suh as how to re-fuel the car, when to make the driver changes, flag colours and meanings, pitlane speed limits and various other things.