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2019 Motegi GT 250km Race: Weekend Schedule

Just one race remains in the Super GT season. Three teams still have a chance at the GT500 Championships. Four teams in GT300 still have a shot to win the title. It’s a chance as well to bid farewell to Jenson Button as the 2018 GT500 Champion bows out of the championship.

Here’s a look at the schedule for this final weekend of the 2019 Autobacs Super GT Series.


MOTEGI GT 250KM RACE – WEEKEND SCHEDULE

all times JST (UTC +9)

Saturday, 2 November 2019

8:50 AM – 10:35 AM: Official Practice (1 hour 45 minutes)
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM: GT300 Qualifying 1 (15 minutes)
2:20 PM – 2:35 PM: GT500 Qualifying 1 (15 minutes)
2:45 PM – 2:55 PM: GT300 Qualifying 2 (10 minutes)
3:03 PM – 3:13 PM: GT500 Qualifying 2 (10 minutes)

Sunday, 3 November 2019

11:55 AM – 12:15 PM: Warm-Up (20 minutes)
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM: Motegi GT 250km Race (53 laps)


This weekend will also see the final two rounds of the FIA F4 Japanese Championship, Saturday at 1:05 PM JST, and Sunday at 8:15 AM JST. Honda prodigy Ren Sato has already wrapped up the championship and is on a six-race winning streak, while 2nd in the championship is still up for grabs!

Here is the schedule converted into eight different time zones for eight key regions across Continental Asia, the Americas, Europe, and the Oceanic:

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2018 Motegi GT 250km Grand Final: BoP Tables

On Tuesday, the GT Association (GTA), promoter and sanctioning body of the Autobacs Super GT Series, released the Balance of Performance (BoP) tables for the upcoming eighth and final round of the season, the Motegi GT 250km Race Grand Final.

The Balance of Performance for the GT300 class is administered by the GTA in association with the St├ęphane Ratel Organisation (SRO) for the FIA GT3 category cars, with all other BoP adjustments handled by the GTA.

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2018 Motegi GT 250km Grand Final: Weekend Schedule

Twin Ring Motegi will host the final round of the 2018 Autobacs Super GT Series, with a potential winner-take-all championship finale in the GT500 class, and six contenders still mathematically eligible to win the GT300 titles in this final race.

You won’t want to miss what is sure to be a classic title-deciding race at Motegi – here are the dates and times for the entire weekend schedule!


MOTEGI GT 250KM RACE GRAND FINAL – WEEKEND SCHEDULE

all times JST

Saturday, 10 November

  • 8:50 – 10:35: Practice (1 hour, 45 minutes)
  • 14:00 – 14:35: Qualifying Session 1 (15 minutes x 2)
  • 14:45 – 15:13: Qualifying Session 2 (10 minutes x 2)

Sunday, 11 November

  • 11:55 – 12:15: Warm-Up (20 minutes)
  • 13:30 – 15:30: Race (53 laps)

The support bill features the season finale of the 2018 FIA F4 Japanese Championship. Honda-backed prospects Yuki Tsunoda and Teppei Natori, and Toyota-backed Kazuto Kotaka, are separated by 29 points going into the final two races of the season. Will Tsunoda, who has won six races this year, win the title? Or will challengers Natori or Kotaka overtake him in the final round?

Also on offer is the 2018 Honda Sports & Eco Programme Fit 10 Liter Challenge, a one-make sprint race for Honda Fit 3 RS cars carrying just 10 liters of fuel onboard! A race of speed and economy all in one!

Here are the session times in other regions of the world:

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2018 Motegi GT 250km Grand Final: Entry List

On Monday, the GT Association (GTA), promoter of the Autobacs Super GT Series, released the entry list for the eighth and final round of the 2018 season, the Motegi GT 250km Race Grand Final at Twin Ring Motegi on 10-11 November.

Straightforward as ever, all 44 cars will be on the grid for this final race of the 2018 season.

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