Amazing results in Fuji!
After the long blank, Super Formula return to race.
Q1 (20 min)
Difficult wet condition on Fuji. All driver sets wet tyre for Qualifying 1.
Rookie Stoffel Vandoorne (Docomo Team Dandelion) lead early of session. Vandoorne continue fast and sets top of time on Q1.
Yuichi Nakayama (KCMG) 、William Buller (Kondo Racing), Takuya Izawa (Real Racing), and so tough session for Tomoki Nojiri (Docomo Team Dandelion) ended 17th.
Q2 (7 min)
Stop raining from Q1, but still wet condition.
They improvement of time from Q1. And Champion Hiroaki Ishiura (P.MU Cermo・Inging) score top. Surprising knock out for Kamui Kobayashi (Sunoco Team LeMans).
Another out of Q2 driver Koudai Tsukakoshi (Real Racing), James Rosiiter (Kondo Racing), Narain Karthikeyan (Sunoco Team LeMans) , Yuji Kunimoto (P.MU Cermo・Inging) , point leader Naoki Yamamoto (Team Mugen).
Q3 (7 min)
Increase tensions for Q3. Many driver update the top time.
Stoffel Vandoorne jump up to top on Checkered flag. Last attacker Hiroaki Ishiura try to catch up Vandoorne, but Ishiura can’t update time.
So Super Rookie Stoffel Vandoorne (Docomo Team Dandelion) tkaes fitst time Super Formula pole position on first time run Fuji Speedway!
Hiraoki Ishiura (P.MU Cermo・Inging) is 2nd, Fuji mister J.P.Oliveira (ITOCHU ENEX Team IMPUL) is 3rd.
Good day for Belgian, Bertrand Baguette (Nakajima Racing) his best results 4th. Yuhi Sekiguchi (ITOCHU ENEX Team IMPUL) is 5th.
VANTELIN Team TOM’s both guys Andre Lotterer and Kazuki Nakajima come back to Q3.