Euro drivers sweep top spots in JK Asia Series

May 27th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS  

Kuala Lumpur, May 27 (IANS) Teammates Nabil Jeffri and Aston Hare completed a double for Eurointernational as they won the rounds three and four, respectively, in the JK Racing Asia Series races at the Sepang International Circuit here Sunday.

In Round Three, Malaysian Jeffri got off to a great start to claim his second win of the season while South African Hare came in second ahead of teammate Hiqmar Danial Hidzir.

Indian drivers Raj Bharath and his Atlantic Racing teammate Vishnu Prasad finished eighth and 12th.

In Round Four, Hare got off to a good start but was challenged by Meritus GP’s Akash Nandy at the first few turns. Both went into turn 1 side by side before Hare got a better line and began to push to maintain the lead which he kept all the way to the finish.

Nandy was third while Raj Bharath finished ninth and Prasad was 10th.

Hare now leads the Championship by five points over Jeffri and also leads the Rookie Championship.

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