After a week of cold, wet and dreary weather, entrants were surprised to be greeted by blue skies over Sandown at Round 4 of the Porsche 944 Challenge. Beller made the best of the good conditions, picking up where he left off last round, posting a scorching 1:24.1 in qualifying. The rest of the pack were almost a second down the road, with Mills, CLW and Partridge all split by 3 tenths of a second. Newcomer Jason Miller impressed on his debut, qualifying 5th.
Beller got a good start from pole in Race 1, but Mills locked up and ran wide on lap one, losing two places. CLW capitalised and passed Partridge to finish 2nd place, not far behind Beller who took the first win of the weekend. Behind them Miller and Howe came together at Dandenong Road, ending both their races, bringing out the safety car.
In Race 2, Partridge got a good start from the 2nd row and challenged Beller for the lead of the race throughout the first lap. Behind, CLW got away slowly off the line and found himself behind Mills in 4th. After an argument between the two teammates over the same piece of track, CLW […]