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Monday, November 06, 2006

Satrio wins last two AF3 promotion race

BATANGAS, Philippines: Satrio Hermanto swept on Sunday the title of the last two Asian Formula 3 promotion races in Batangas, Philippines although he already won the 2006 championship on Saturday. Satrio clocked a time of 19 minutes 54.649 seconds to win 14 laps in round 17, and 18:15.252 in 13 laps to triumph in round 18. "I have nothing to lose today so I just drive my car as fast as I could," he said. His victory emulates the success of fellow Moreno Soeprapto, who also won AF3 promotion race last year. But in International class, Satrio elder brother Bagoes Hermanto failed to win the championship in his first year. Both Satrio and Bagoes are Joson F3 R&W Indonesia team drivers. Their compatriot Moreno, who joined Aran Racing team but turned to Kinetic Racing also failed to be the AF3 champion this year.

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