The fifth round for Qatar International Road Racing Championship resumes this weekend at Losail International Circuit at night time. The defendant champion Alex Cudlin will try to increase his gap of 33 points with Mishal Al Naimi. Cudlin is leading the championship with 149 points and Al Naimi is second with 116 points. The female German rider Nina Prinz is in third place with 96 points.
Alex Cudlin: ' It was a shame to miss out on the double last time but I have to keep my head on straight because Al Naimi is riding really well and his bike is fast in a straight line, which is a big plus around Losail circuit. I'd really like to set up a championship victory for the next round, because it would be really nice not to have to go to the final round without the pressure of having to seal the title, so I'll be coming out with all guns blazing this weekend and trying to capture the 3 wins in the series first triple header.”
A part from the fifth round, there will be the second race of the third round that took place on 23rd March and was cancelled due to the weather conditions. This second race will be on Friday at 22:10, after Free and Qualifying practices. On Saturday, there will be two races for the fifth round, Race 1 at 18.30 and Race 2 at 21:10.
Regarding cars, this weekend it will be the third round for Qatar National Road Racing Championship. On Friday there will be Free and Qualifying practices and the race will be on Saturday at 22:20. The leader of this championship is the Australian driver Talal Wehbe with a Lotus car. Wehbe has 16 points and the second classified is Nasser Al Abdulla with 11 points.