Round 1 and the iRacing.com V8 Supercar Championship is already back at UK to Oulton Park, Richard Hamstead was now the driver to beat when he claimed his second championship edging out Madison Down and Justin Ruggier.
Down was the top qualifying with a blistering 1:35.772 while Hamstead started second just ahead of Ruggier by .010. On return to the series Joshua Muggleton started from the second row while Vail Riches and George Maris would start on the third row. John Emerson and Michael Fabian started from 7th and 8th with Mitchell McLeod and Scott McLaughlin at the back of the top 10.
Down led the field into turn one with Hamstead on his tail, with everyone getting through the first few corners cleanly in single file as Hamstead was looking to pass and try and take initial control of the race but Down’s defenses held him off. Going into the second chicane McLaughlin lost the rear...
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