A new record was set at the Mountain Speed Race in Lučine! He is credited with Federico Liber, who with his prototype Gloria G8P Evo completed the almost four-kilometer route from Todraž to Lučin in 1: 59,39, with a final average speed of 119,85 km / h. “In the second run, I used tires that had better grip. The set of tires I used in the first run had a slightly worse grip on the road the day before due to the rain, I was slipping. Maybe I could drive even a little faster, but I'm still very happy with the time, "commented the record of the nice Italian and answered the question of what was the main factor for the exceptional time on the ridges to Lučin. The second in the overall ranking was the Czech Vaclav Janik in the Norma M20F, and the third place went to the best Slovenian Vladimir Stankovi
This year's GHD Gorjanci will be remembered not only for the beautiful weather and excellent organization, but also for the fact that the horror was provided by the first favorites of the race, Italian Federico Liber (Gloria Formula C8F) and Czech Vaclav Janik (Norma M20FC). after two runs separated by only a good second. After yesterday's whimsical weather and the cancellation of the last training session, the weather was favorable for the racers today, as the race on Gorjanci took place in beautiful sunny weather. A good number of spectators gathered along the track. In the end, Federico Liber was more successful, celebrating for the third time in Gorjanci! Apparently, he is destined to win in odd years, as he also won in 2013 and 2015. In the second run, he also set the fastest time of 01: 39.467 and, as the only one, dropped below the magic limit of 1:40. His av
The international mountain speed race on Gorjanci started today with two training runs. The third was canceled due to adverse weather conditions. In the competition of 108 vehicles, the Italian Federico Liber (Gloria C8P - EVO) was the fastest on the Gorjanci route, who was the fastest in both training runs. He set the fastest time 01: 44.580 in the 2nd run. He was followed by Czech Vaclav Janik (Norma M20FC), who was almost 6 seconds behind the fastest time Italians. Interestingly, both two-time winners of Gorjanci Liber celebrated in 2013 and 2015, and Janik in 2012 and 2014. The best of the Slovenes in the general classification was Milan Bubnič, who was the only Slovene to run the course in less than two minutes. Italian mountain racing star Federico Liber is at his best
Vaclav Janik and Federico Liber staged an excellent duel for many spectators in Lučine for a joint victory, while improving the record of the route from Todraž to Lučine three times. In the first run, a new record was set by Liber, who stopped the stopwatches at 2: 01.90. Janik was 0.8 seconds behind his time, and in the second run it was even closer between them, except that Janik set the fastest time. The Czech was seven hundredths of a second better than Liber's time, and the Italian drove half a second slower this time. In the decisive third run, the moody Janik drove even faster and set the measuring bar for 2: 01.30 for next season. His average speed was almost 119km / h, but because Liber drove 0.8 seconds slower this time, Janik celebrated the overall victory with a 0.53 second advantage
There are 80 drivers on tomorrow's race starting list. If in the first run the drivers flirted even more shyly with the track, in the second they were more confident and achieved faster results, and in the third the Swiss Ronnie Bratschi surpassed himself again, breaking his own (last year's) track record between touring vehicles. In the absolute competition, we will obviously see a fierce battle for victory between the Czech Vaclav Janik and the Italian Federico Liber tomorrow. Among the Slovenes, Vladimir Stankovič proved to be the best in the first and second training sessions, but resigned in the third. The hero of today's training is the Swiss Ronnie Bratschi, who already managed to break his (last year's set) track record. Last year he crossed the track with a time of 2: 13.55, and this year a few tenths faster, as he finished at the finish
After yesterday's training sessions, one of the most attractive races so far took place in Lučine on Sunday. Among the 90 best European drivers, 82 of them finished the race. The atmosphere was raised in the first run by the Swiss Ronnie Bratschi, who set a track record among touring vehicles and surpassed it in the second run with a time of 2: 13,55. The absolute winner and the undisputed new master of Lučin is the Italian Federico Liber, who set a new track record - 2: 03,98. Among Slovenians, the fastest was Vladimir Stankovič in 10th place overall. After the first run offered some longer breaks today, the second one was also delayed, mainly due to a longer break after the accident of the Austrian Karl Werner, which he took quite well. The third was fairly smooth, with a break just before the performance
Italian Federico Liber is the joint winner of two runs of the Gorjanci mountain speed race after the favorite, Tiziano Riva, resigned. With a total time of 3: 25.92, he celebrated the victory with just under three seconds of advantage over two Czechs, Vaclav Janik, and Peter Trnko, who was a second and a half more behind the winner. Among Slovenians, Vladimir Stankovič was expected to be the fastest in the overall standings, while Aleš Prek (Honda Type R) won the national championship, ahead of Matej Grudnik (Renault Twingo RS) and Peter Marco (Mitsubishi Lancer EVO IX). Andrej Prelc (Suzuki Swift) took the top step in the national championship of Division I, Aleš Žakelj (Zastava Yugo 65) won second place, and Janko Čebron (MG ZR 105) was third.
Italian Federico Liber is the winner of the Gorjanci 2013 mountain speed race. The Italian overtook the Czech Vaclav Janik by only half a second with the Gloria C8F formula after three runs. Third was another Italian Marietto Nalon. Marjan Smrdelj was sixth, and seventh place went to Rado Raspet. Crucified is also the winner of the overall ranking of the national championship. The second was Matej Grudnik with a Renault Twingo R2, and the third was Alojz Udovč with a Renault Clio. All results and times can be viewed here.
The mountain speed race in Lučine ended prematurely. In the third run, full of interruptions, Istvan Kavecz and his BMW damaged the guardrail so badly that it could not be repaired to such an extent that the last run could be carried out safely until the end. This was canceled and the results after the second run took effect. This year's victory in Lučine goes to the Italian Federico Liber with the Gloria C8F formula, who beat the Czech Vaclav Janik by a good two seconds. The third was Laszlo Szazs. The Hungarian, who played for the Croatian club here, was two seconds behind the winner. The fastest Slovenians were expected to be Marjan Smrdelj with Lola F3000, who was the seventh fastest among all competitors. It is in the total sum of the Slovenian DP with the total time
The racers completed three training sessions in Lučine today before tomorrow's race. The trainings, where many racers drove their cars on the track towards Lučine for the first time in their careers, took place without any major peculiarities, but we saw some technical failures and mistakes of the racers. Among them, if not the biggest, probably the most expensive of all, the one done in the second training session by the Englishman David White, who crashed into a protective fence with his legendary Porsche Spyder Special and damaged the race car worth six hundred thousand. In all three training sessions, the order at the top did not change. Federico Liber was the fastest in all training sessions, while Vaclav Janik and Laszlo Szasz were second and third. Liber staged his fastest run in third practice when he did
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