Qualifying – Race 2 Drying conditions on the track made choosing the right settings and tyres for the car difficult. In the end the choice to go to slick tyres for the end of the session proved to have been made one lap too late with the number 22 car qualifying 10th for Sunday’s race. […]
Result – Race 1 Shaun qualified the number 22 Ferrari in 6th place. After the rolling start where Shaun held his place only to lose a place to Duncan Cameron in the number 52 Ferrari after a pass on the second lap in to turn 2. 15 minutes in to the race Marcell Puglisi in […]
Qualifying – Race 1 Shaun drove the number 22 car to 6th place for the race 1 starting grid. After an extremely wet start to the morning the rain let up before the qualifying session started. Whilst Shaun had been qualifying well a vibration after the change to new wet tyres caused the car to […]
Monza Free Practice 2 Free Practice 2 was a full wet session with Shaun taking the driving seat for the majority of the session. 24 laps completed with the best lap being lap 23 at a time of 2’02.542
Monza Free Practice 1 10th Place for Shaun and Phil who were just about to start their session of flying laps when the weather closed in and the rain started. 23 laps completed with the best lap being lap 10 at a time of 1’50.624
Balfe Motorsport prepare for GT International Open Round 6 at Monza The Balfe Motorsport team are hard at work preparing the pit garage to be ready for a weekend of hard racing at the Monza circuit. Over the weekend of 2nd, 3rd and 4th October Shaun Balfe and Phil Keen will pit their skills against […]
Shaun Balfe prepares for Monza Shaun Balfe this week spent time on a race simulator in the UK in order to be as prepared as possible for the upcoming visit to Monza. Balfe Motorsport are pulling out all the stops for a good finish to the season and this is shown by Shaun’s commitment to […]
Qualifying Sunday 7th June 2015 Phil Keen took pole for Balfe Motorsport in Race 2 on his home track. Phil, who already took a pole in Estoril, set a time of 1.59.024 with his Ferrari, beating the number 51 Ferrari of Lathouras and Rugolo by just over one tenth of second. Qualifying data: 9 laps […]
Race 2 Sunday 7th June 2015 From lights out Phil had been chased down by the 51 Ferrari. Often less than a a car lengths apart pushing and pushing lap after lap the 51 AF corse car could not find a way through. Fantastic effort by Phil meant he pitted the car in 1st place […]
A Big Thank You Shaun and David would like to thank all who contributed to the successful weekend at Silverstone Specifically the guys on the team who worked hard all weekend: Chris Moore Steve Lucas Simon Ranyard Vinny Reeves Tim Chapman Simon Hooper Tom Starey Not forgetting Mick Willgoose who kept everybody fed and watered […]
Only 4 seconds separated the Balfe Motorsport team from yet another podium finish.
Shaun qualified top spot of all the amateur drivers and set his own personal best ever qualifying lap time.