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EBC Brakes Racing Reclaims Lead

Dubai, UAE, 1 May 2021:  Polesitter EBC Brakes Racing (#10) lost the frontrunner position to Dojomoto (#9) in the initial laps the 2021 Dubai Kartdrome Endurance Championship Powered by EBC Brakes opening round, but just before midnight the team regained the top spot.

Back in the saddle: EBC Brakes Racing (#10). Photo: Aaron Meriwether
Back in the saddle: EBC Brakes Racing (#10). Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

Out of 31 teams in qualifying, early favourite EBC Brakes Racing grabbed pole position with a best lap time of 1:10.712 on the 1.2-kilometre International Circuit at Dubai Kartdrome, but team Dojomoto, starting from P4, took over the lead within the first hour of the seven-hour endurance race.

Early challenger: Dojomoto (#9). Photo: Aaron Meriwether
Early challenger: Dojomoto (#9). Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

Dojomoto and sister team Dojo Power (#11) controlled the contest early on but EBC Brakes Racing made up six places to reclaim the lead.  Veteran team Gamma Racing (#28) and newcomer Porsche FANStastic 2 (#14) are also both in the chase.

The chase continues. Photo: Aaron Meriwether
The chase continues. Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

RD1 Qualifying Results

Report & Photos: Aaron Meriwether

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