Budget team excels

Hill, Gary
August 2009
Australian Auto Action;8/26/2009, Issue 1355, p29
The article reports that a team of six drivers and four rally-cars beat 49 other outfits racing cars the likes of Mustangs and Minis to win the Phillip Island 6 Hour Relay held on August 9, 2009 in Victoria. Each team nominated lap times, based on practice times, that each driver aimed to achieve. Each team was required to have a driver on the track at all times for a maximum of 15 laps per stint. The winners were the only team which collected no penalties for exceeding its time.


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