Uwe Alzen excluded, David Terrien wins

05.04.2008: Uwe Alzen excluded, David Terrien wins

Uwe Alzen's victory in the first race this morning was cancelled by the Bahrain Support Race Stewards of the meeting. The German driver was excluded from the race classification based on an official protest lodged by another team.

The Stewards found that the driver had not worn his HANS (Head and Neck Safety Device) during the race in contravention of the Series regulations. The HANS device is a special safety device used in all major top level international championships and is designed to protect the driver's neck in the case of an accident during racing.

Frenchman David Terrien therefore inherits the race win.

The new and official classification is as follows:

Classification Race 1

1 David Terrien 19 41:19.395
2 Gianni Morbidelli 19 4.894
3 Nicolas Navarro 19 10.178
4 Marchy Lee 19 15.940
5 Johnny Herbert 19 25.266
6 Jacques Villeneuve 19 25.332
7 Hasher Al Maktoum 19 35.561
8 Ukyo Katayama 19 37.762
9 Stefan Johansson 16 DNF
10 Jean Alesi 16 DNF
11 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 14 DNF

Not Classified

Ananda Mikola 12 DNF
Fabien Giroix 3 DNF
Klaus Ludwig 1 DNF
JJ Lehto 1 DNF
Uwe Alzen Excluded

Fastest Lap Nicolas Navarro 2:08.484 on lap 4

 

Speedcar Series positions after Race 5

1 Jean Alesi 10 8 10 6 - 34
2 Uwe Alzen 4 10 5 10 - 29
David Terrrien 5 5 1 8 10 29
4 Johnny Herbert 6 2 8 5 4 25
5 Mathias Lauda 8 4 6 - - 18
6 Nicolas Navarro 3 - 2 2 6 13
7 Gianni Morbidelli - - - 4 8 12
8 Ananda Mikola 1 6 4 - - 11
9 Stefan Johansson - - 3 3 - 6
10 Klaus Ludwig 2 3 3 - - 5
Marchy Lee - - - - 5 5
12 Jacques Villeneuve - - - - 3 3
Hasher Al Maktoum - - - 1 2 3
14 Ukyo Katayama - 1 - - 1 2

- Speedcar Series -

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/speedcar-series-bahrain-uwe-alzen-exluded-hans-not-worn-david-terrien-wins-classification---35244.html

05.04.2008 / MaP

More News

Third success for Uwe Alzen in Bahrain
05.04.2008
Uwe Alzen took the lead of the Speedcar Series after scoring his third win of the season in a dramatic Saturday morning race in Bahrain. The German beat the strongest field of F1 drivers assembled thus far. New to the series for this race were 1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve, and his former Williams t more >>
Herbert to lead the pack in Bahrain
04.04.2008
Johnny Herbert took pole position on the grid of the first Speedcar Series race at the Bahrain Grand Prix. The qualifying session determined the starting grid for the first of two race days that begin tomorrow. For most of the 45 minute qualifying, Johnny stayed ahead on the time board. The Briton was ousted by Stefan Johansson on a couple of laps before quickening his pa more >>
MATHIAS LAUDA Best of...
03.04.2008
Best race you took part in... "Monza in my first year in Formula Nissan. I started from eighth place and fought my way onto the third step of the podium! Your toughest season...  The 2005 GP2 Series. I didn’t have much experience and the overall level was very high. Best team-mate...  Jean Alesi. We were in the more >>
Johnny Herbert : more than just an outsider !
03.04.2008
So the Speedcar concept suits you down to the ground... "Yes, it’s got everything I love. It’s like going back to basics. On our cars the only electronic device is the engine management system. All the rest is mechanical. The car’s not easy to drive and that makes the races all the more interesting. Even if you’re 100% concentrated it’s almost impossible to more >>
Jacques Villeneuve: A world champion on the grid!
03.04.2008
The arrival of Jacques Villeneuve in Speedcar Series is the red-letter event of the Bahrain weekend round of the championship. The 1997 F1 world champion has confirmed his participation in the last two meetings of the season. JV is among the most eclectic drivers in motor racing with a victory in the Indy 500 to his name. The 37-year-old Canadian has set himself a double more >>
Alesi / Alzen:locked in battle!
03.04.2008
With the Speedcar Series inaugural season at the halfway stage Jean Alesi and Uwe Alzen have pulled out a lead over their rivals. They have each scored two victories, so the Frenchman and the German look odds-on title favourites. With just a week to go to the final round on the Dubai circuit, will one of the two drivers pull out a decisive advantage in Bahrain? On more >>
Speedcar Series entry list released
02.04.2008
Speedcar Series has released its final driver entry list today for the race weekend at the Bahrain Grand Prix between Friday and Sunday, April 4-6, 2008 The latest additions to the driver line up are '97 F1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve, former F1 driver Heinz Harald Frentzen and Le Mans 24 Hours winner, Klaus Ludwig who also drove for the Series in Indonesia. more >>
Nicolas Navarro à l’aise en Malaisie
01.04.2008
Nicolas Navarro, pilote Speedcar Series #71 Sepang, Grand Prix de Malaisie 3ème et 4ème manches de la Speedcar Series, 22 et 23 mars 2008 Pour la première fois de sa jeune histoire, la Speedcar Series a eu le privilège d’évoluer en lever de rideau de la Formule more >>
Frentzen to drive ACI Legends Speedcar at Bahrain GP
31.03.2008
Former Formula 1 driver Heinz Harald Frentzen will feature as the ACI Legends' guest star driver for the up coming Speedcar Series race at the Bahrain Grand Prix on April 4-6. With a long list of former Formula 1 drivers racing in Speedcar Series, Heinz Harald Frentzen will join Jean Alesi, Johnny Herbert, Stefan Johansson, Ukyo Katayama, JJ Lehto, Gianni Morbidelli and ' more >>
Jacques Villeneuve signs up with Speedcar Series
29.03.2008
Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will race with Speedcar in the last two rounds of the Series' inaugural season. He will take to the grid for the upcoming race at the Bahrain Grand Prix on April 4-6 followed by the final round in Dubai a week later on April 11-12. Jacques is the most recent addition to the long line up of former Formula One drivers pa more >>
Standings after Race 4 in Sepang
23.03.2008
1 Jean Alesi 10 8 10 6 34 2 Uwe Alzen 4 10 5 10 29 3 Johnny Herbert 6 2 8 5 21 4 David Terrien 5 5 1 8 19 5 Mathias Lauda 8 4 6 - 18 6 Ananda Mikola 1 6 4 - 11 7 Nicolas Navarro 3 - 2 2 7 8 Stefan Johansson - - 3 3 6 9 Klaus Ludwig 2 3 - - 5 more >>
Classification Race 2 Sepang
23.03.2008
1 Uwe Alzen 18 40:05.212 2 David Terrien 18 1.936 3 Jean Alesi 18 9.334 4 Johnny Herbert 18 11.381 5 Gianni Morbidelli 18 15.059 6 Stefan Johansson 18 20.630 7 Nicolas Navarro 18 22.467 8 Hasher Al Maktoum 18 32.445 9 Alex Yoong 18 33.029 10 JJ more >>
Alzen takes his second
23.03.2008
Uwe Alzen scored his second Speedcar victory in the Sunday morning race at Sepang, having already won the second 'reverse grid' event at Sentul. The German touring more >>
The Jean and Johnny Show
22.03.2008
Jean Alesi won a spectacular Speedcar race at Sepang on Saturday morning as the championship supported a Grand Prix for the first time. Many big names from the F1 world paid close attention to the action as Alesi won a race-long battle with his old friend and sometime Sauber team mate Johnny Hebert, finally getting the better of the Englishman on the last lap. Winner of t more >>
Alesi takes pole in Malaysia
21.03.2008
Jean Alesi timed the fastest lap at Speedcar Series' qualifying today, putting him on pole position when the first race of the weekend is flagged off. Alesi clocked a best time of 2:11.342 followed closely by Briton Johnny Herbert, with a 1.39 second gap, leading by 0.01 second over Austrian Mathias Lauda. The 45 minute qualifying session determined the starting more >>
Lehto and Lee join Speedcar Series in Malaysia
21.03.2008
On the eve of Speedcar Series featuring as the support race at the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix this weekend, JJ Lehto and Marchy Lee are the Series' latest additions taking the wheel of the 620 bhp monster stockcars. Finnish driver JJ Lehto raced in Formula 1 from 1989 to 1994, participating in 70 GPs. He started his racing career driving in Formula Ford at the age o more >>
Alex Yoong joins Speedcar Series ahead of Malaysian GP
21.03.2008
Malaysia's most successful driver, Alex Yoong will drive for Speedcar Series in front of his home crowd this weekend at the support race to the Malaysian Formula 1 Grand Prix The first ethnic Chinese to reach F1, Alex participated in 16 more >>
Christian Danner races Speedcar at Malaysian Grand Prix
06.03.2008
Speedcar Series heads to the Sepang International Circuit as the support race to the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix on March 21-23. Appropriately, former F1 driver Christian Danner will be behind the wheel of the ACI Legends Car at the race weekend. Danner is a motorsports veteran having started his career in Renault 5, advancing to F2 and F3 before the zenith of Formul more >>
Nicolas Navarro, pilote Speedcar Series #71
03.03.2008
Sentul Track, Indonésie, 1ère et 2ème manches de la Speedcar Series, 16 et 17 février 2008 Nico ouvre son score La Speedcar Series a véritablement pris son envol en Indonésie, près de Jakarta, où les premiers points au championnat ont été distribués aux huit premiers d more >>
Grand Racing™ 2008 - Round 2 - Sentul
17.02.2008
Race 4 Preliminary Classification after 26 Laps - 103.090 Kms 1 8 U. ALZEN GER Phoenix Racing 26 40:39.625 152.123 1:33.004 4 2 27 J. ALESI FRA Speedcar Team 26 40:42.219 2.594 151.961 1:32.605 13 3 18 A. MIKOLA INA Speedcar Team 26 4.5861.992 40:44.211 151.837 1:33.280 2 4 20 D. TERRIEN FRA UP Team 26 7.871 3.285 40:47.496 151.634 1:33.293 more >>
Uwe Alzen strikes again
17.02.2008
Uwe Alzen dominated the second Speedcar Series round at Sentul, Indonesia today. The German started fourth on the grid but fought his way ahead of Nicolas Navarro, touring car guest star Klaus Ludwig, and local favourite and pole-sitter Ananda Mikola to assume the lead on the eighth lap. more >>
Sentul Race 1 classification
16.02.2008
Grand Racing™ 2008 - Round 2 - Sentul Race 3 Preliminary Classification after 27 Laps - 107.055 Kms   1 27 J. ALESI FRA Speedcar Team 27 45:48.803 140.205 1:33.237 16 2 21 M. LAUDA AUT G.P.C. Team 27 45:54.263 5.460 139.927 1:33.447 14 3 69 J. HERBERT GBR Speedcar Team 27 10.160 4.700 45:58.963 139.689 1:33.564 14 4 20 D more >>
Alesi finds his form in Sentul
16.02.2008
Jean Alesi charged to his maiden Speedcar Series victory at Sentul, Indonesia today. The former grand prix winner only qualified eighth, but he stormed through the pack to hit front before half distance. Once in front he controlled the race and maintained a safe gap back to Mattias Lauda in second. more >>
Sentul Qualifying Session results
16.02.2008
Grand Racing™ 2008 - Round 2 - Sentul 1 18 A. MIKOLA Speedcar Team 1:38.013 12 100.000 145.633 10:47:13 2 8 U. ALZEN Phoenix Racing 1:39.122 15 101.131 1.109 144.004 10:50:30 3 21 M. LAUDA G.P.C. Team 1:39.203 101.214 1.190 0.081 15 143.886 10:53:40 4 10 G. MORBIDELLI Speedcar Team 1:39.353 101.367 1.340 0.150 10 143.669 10:47:19 5 6 more >>
New team joins Speedcar Series
16.02.2008
Molitor Racing Systems (MRS) is the latest team to join the Speedcar ranks. The new entry was announced on the advent of Speedcar Series™ race in Indonesia this weekend. The German team will be represented by Asian Formula 3 Champion, Ananda Mikola and Formula Asia National Champion, Moreno Soeprapto in Round 2, racing on home territory at the Sentul International Circui more >>
Speedcar Series at Sentul Circuit in Indonesia
15.02.2008
Speedcar Series is in Indonesia for Round 2 of the Grand Racing events. The V8 620 bhp stockcars will be racing at the Sentul International Circuit on Saturday and Sunday, the 16th and 17th of February, 2008. Approximately 100,000 spectators are expected this weekend to watch more >>
Speedcar Series storms Indonesia
14.02.2008
Speedcar Series is in Indonesia for Round 2 of the Grand Racing events. The V8 620 bhp stockcars will be racing at the Sentul International Circuit on Saturday and Sunday, the 16th and 17th of February, 2008. Approximately 100,000 spectators are expected this weekend to watch local heroes Ananda Mikola more >>
Phoenix Racing takes on a second Speedcar
12.02.2008
Phoenix Racing will have a second car and driver, Klaus Ludwig, in Indonesia on the 16th and 17th of February. He will be driving the Alternative Capital Invest (ACI) sponsored "Legends Car" spearheaded by a different celebrity driver at each of the 4 Speedcar Series rounds left this season. The German team will now have countrymen Uwe Alzen and Klaus Ludwig taking the w more >>
Video Nicolas Navarro en Speedcar Series à Dubai
12.02.2008
Trois semaines après la première course de Speedcar Series à Dubaï, Nicolas Navarro participera à la fin de cette semaine à l'épreuve de Sentul en Indonésie. En attendant de savoir s'il concrétisera la grande forme affichée dans les Emirats Arabes Unis, nous vous communiquons un lien avec une spectaculaire vidéo disponible sur Youtube. On y voit la maîtrise de Nico au dép more >>
Nicolas Navarro n’a pas prêché dans le désert !
06.02.2008
Nicolas Navarro, pilote Speedcar Series #71 Grand Racing Dubaï, 25 & 26 janvier 2008 On le savait rapide au volant d’une monoplace et d’une GT, on sait maintenant que Nicolas Navarro est à la hauteur du challenge de la Speedcar Series et de ses bolides de 620 chevaux ! Face à u more >>
Double podium for Mathias Lauda at Dubai with encouragement of Michael Schumacher
26.01.2008
Undoubtedly positive debut for GPC Squadra Corse in the Speedcar championship at Dubai. Yesterday, Mathias Lauda concluded race one in third position, after the second time in qualifying, scoring in this way the first podium of the team in this series. The Austrian was protagonist of a long battle with more >>
Morbidelli sweeps second Speedcar win
26.01.2008
Gianni Morbidelli won his second consecutive Speedcar race held at the Dubai Autodrome today. His victory was witnessed by special spectator, Michael Schumacher who watched the action from the Speedcar garages. Mathias Lauda came in second, gaining a position since yesterday's race where he finished more >>
Gianni Morbidelli wins inaugural race
25.01.2008
Gianni Morbidelli triumphed in the inaugural Speedcar race this afternoon at the Dubai Autodrome with an 8 second lead over the two other podium drivers â€" German, Uwe Alzen and Austrian, Mathias Lauda. With the exception of Gianni, starting from pole position and dominating the race through all of the 20 laps, the race was thrilling and close with drivers battling for more >>
Phoenix Racing Team joins Speedcar Series
24.01.2008
On the eve of the inaugural race, Speedcar Series has a new team in Phoenix Racing with Uwe Alzen taking the wheel. The team driver will make his debut at the Grand Racing event on the 25th and 26th of January at the Dubai Autodrome. Phoenix Racing based at Nurburgring, Germany was founded in 1999 to take part in the German Touring Car Championship. Having participated i more >>
A new challenge is about to begin for GPC Squadra Corse
23.01.2008
The first official race of the Speedcar, the new series that will support GP2 Asia Series between January and April and some Formula One races as well, will be held next weekend at Dubai. GPC Squadra Corse will be the only Italian team to take part to the championship. The car at a first look seems very si more >>
Speedcars rev engines for debut season
18.01.2008
Speedcar Series stock cars will line the grid on the 25th and 26th of this month at the Dubai Autodrome for its inaugural season. Last week the V8 620 brake horse power identical stock cars passed the FIA dynamic crash tests in Europe and are preparing to race in their debut 2008 series as part of the FIA cale more >>
Speedcar spectacular demo-run wows Dubai public
17.11.2007
Speedcar provided nail-biting excitement and showed off incredible driving prowess to the visitors at the Dubai Autodrome during their demonstration run this weekend on the 16th and 17th. Race fans are now geared up for the Series that begins on the 26th of January in Dubai, the Speedcar home turf. Vis more >>
Countdown to Speedcar debut continues in Dubai
16.11.2007
Following the successful Speedcar exhibition event at the Bahrain International Circuit two weeks ago, organisers bring the teams, drivers and cars to the Dubai Autodrome on Friday, November 16, and Saturday, November 17. This weekend Speedcar makes a thundering start on its home circuit. A white-knuckle debut demonstration by the Dubai-based series will feature at the Mo more >>
Action all the way in Speedcar exhibition
03.11.2007
The world-premiere of the Speedcar Series at the Bahrain International Circuit has been hailed a resounding success by organisers. With a 2-day festival of motorsport providing the ideal backdrop, Speedcar Series had the eyes of the race fans fixed on it as all the competition's dri more >>

Kategorien

STROOSSEN ENGLEN ASBL www.stroossenenglen.lu

2001-2019 automobilsport.com full copyright