Team Betta Electrical set for showdown at Sandown.
Today's practice session gave he team the opportunity to set-up the cars for both Saturday and Sunday's races.
Both drivers, Tony Longhurst driving Team Betta Electrical car 66 and Max Wilson in Team Betta Electrical car 65 are set for an exciting weekend's racing with expectations running high for a podium finish.
Longhurst commented, the cars are running very well and our results in Round 12 at Pukekhoe recently have given us a heap of confidence for this weekend.
It is important for the team to do well in this final round of the series, particularly as our sponsors - BETTA ELECTRICAL are the title sponsors of the Sandown event.
First practice session saw Max Wilson in car 65 post a fastest time of 1:12.951 on Lap Seven, placing him 22nd fastest for the session. Tony Longhust driving car 66 posted hi fastest time of 1:12.447, placing him 9th fastest car for the session. Second Practice sessions aw Wilson attain 31st fastest with a time of 1:13.316.
Longhurst posted a time of 1:12.499 on Lap 9, positioning him 23rd fastest for the session
Qualifying was conducted at 2pm and in fine conditions.
Wilson managed to improve his times with a 1:11.637, placing him 14th fastest in qualifying.
Longhurst could only manage 27th fastest with 1: 12.076. However he maintains he is confident of performing better in the race now that minor adjustments have been completed.