April 14-15, 2017   |   Chang International Circuit, THAILAND

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CIRCUIT INFO

The Chang International Circuit (ช้าง อินเตอร์เนชั่นแนล เซอร์กิต) (also known as Buriram United International Circuit because of alcohol restrictions) is a motorsport race track in Buriram, Thailand. The circuit was opened in 2014. This is the first FIA Grade 1 and FIM Grade A circuit in Thailand. The track’s primary corporate sponsor is Chang Beer, named the track as part of the sponsorship.

The Japanese Super GT has visited Buriram since 2014. Also, the TCR International Series, TCR Asia Series and GT Asia Series is scheduled to race at Burinam in October 2015, and the World Touring Car Championship in November 2015, and the Asian Le Mans Series in January 2016.

On March 22 2015, the first ever Thailand round of the World Superbike Championship was held at the circuit. Both of the Superbike races were won by UK rider Jonathan Rea and the World Supersport race was won by Thai rider Rathapark Wilairot, much to the delight of the Thai spectators.[2]

On June 23 2015 it was announced that the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia series would be visiting the circuit for the seventh and eighth rounds of the one-make series.[3]

On March 12 2016, the second Thailand round of the World Superbike Championship was held. UK rider Jonathan Rea again won race 1, UK rider Tom Skyes won race 2. The World Supersport race was won by the French rider Jules Cluzel. [4]

On March 11 2017, the third Thailand round of the World SuperBike Championship took place. UK rider Jonathan Rea scored his hattrick of race 1 wins at the circuit and also won race 2. The World Supersport race was won by Italian rider Federico Caricasulo, local Thai rider Decha Kraisart came second. [5]

Location :Buriram, Isan, Thailand  |  Major events :SBK, WTCC, Super GT, Porsche Carrera Cup Asia  |  Lenght : 4.554 km (2.830 mi)  |  Turns : 12  |  Grade :FIA 1 &
FIM A  |  Surface : Asphalt  |  Opened : 4 October 2014  |  Lap record :1:25.441 (Daiki Sasaki, Kondō Racing, 2014, Super GT)  |  Capacity :50,000 (grandstand) + 50,000 (berm) = 100,000 total capacity[1]

Website : www.bric.co.th

RACE PROGRAMME

DAY/TIME ACTIVITIES/CLASS STATUS PROGRAMME
Wednesday – 12th April 2017
1400 – 1700 Registration, Technical & Sporting Checks
Team Set up & Others Formalities
Asia Road Racing
1700 Riders Briefing SS600, AP250, UB150
0900-1500 Track Familiarization
Thursday – 13th April 2017
0800 Riders Briefing Suzuki Asian Challenge
0800 – 0930 Technical & Sporting Checks
0830 – 0900 (30min) AP250 Practice 1
0910 – 0950 (40min) SS600 Practice 1
1000 – 1030 (30min) UB150 Practice
1040 – 1110 (30min) Suzuki Asian Challenge Practice 1
1120 – 1150 (30min) AP250 Practice 2
1200 – 1240 (40min) SS600 Practice 2
BREAK
1350 – 1420 (30min) UB150 Qualifying
1430 – 1500 (30min) AP250 Practice 3
1510 – 1550 (40min) SS600 Practice 3
1600 – 1630 (30min) Suzuki Asian Challenge Practice 2
Friday – 14th April 2017
0830 – 0840 (10min) UB150 Warm Up
0850 – 0920 (30min) AP250 Qualifying
0930 – 1010 (40min) SS600 Qualifying
1020 – 1050 (30min) UB150 Top 15 Riders SuperPole
1100 – 1130 (30min) Suzuki Asian Challenge Qualifying
1140 – 1240 (60min) Chang International Circuit Activities (Track & Paddock)
1310 UB150 Race 1 – 8 Laps
1405 AP250 Race 1 – 10 Laps
1505 SS600 Race 1 – 18 Laps
1610 Suzuki Asian Challenge Race 1 – 7 Laps
Saturday – 15th April 2017
0900 – 0910 (10min) Suzuki Asian Challenge Warm Up
0920 – 0930 (10min) UB150 Warm Up
0940 – 0950 (10min) AP250 Warm Up
1000 – 1015 (15min) SS600 Warm Up
1055 Suzuki Asian Challenge Race 2 – 7 Laps
1130 – 1240 (70min) Chang International Circuit Activities (Track & Paddock)
1310 UB150 Race 2 – 8 Laps
1405 AP250 Race 2 – 10 Laps
1505 SS600 Race 2 – 18 Laps
* As of 6 April 2017 **Subjected To Changes

RACE INFO

2016 REVIEW

Pos Race 1 Time Race 2 Time
1 Decha Kraisart 30’00.113 Decha Kraisart 29’56.605
2 Chalermpol Polamai 30’00.364 Chalermpol Polamai 29’57.553
3 Anucha Narkcharoensri 30’00.819 Anthony Keith West 29’59.565
4 Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman 30’07.212 Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman 30’01.049
5 Anthony Keith West 30’07.272 Dimas Ekky Pratama 30:03.247

 

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Anthony West Akeno Speed Racing AUS Yamaha 13
2 Irfan Ardiansyah. Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 16
3 Sena Yamada RAMA Honda by NTS T.Pro Ten 10 JPN Honda 17
4 Md Zaqhwan Zaidi MUSASHi Boon Siew Honda Racing MAS Honda 21
5 Taiga Hada RAMA Honda by NTS T.Pro Ten 10 JPN Honda 23
6 Decha Kraisart Yamaha Thailand Racing Team THA Yamaha 24
7 Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman Manual Tech Kawasaki Racing MAS Kawasaki 25
8 Ahmad Yudhistira Manual Tech Kawasaki Racing INA Kawasaki 33
9 Noriyuki Haga K-max Racing Team JPN Yamaha 41
10 Ratthapong Wilairot AP Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 59
11 Keminth Kubo Yamaha Racing THA Yamaha 64
12 Chalermpol Polaimai Yamaha Thailand Racing Team THA Yamaha 65
13 Shankar Sarath Kumar RAMA Honda by NTS T.Pro Ten 10 IND Honda 69
14 Yuki Ito Yamaha Racing JPN Yamaha 76
15 Ayumu Tanaka Akeno Speed Racing JPN Yamaha 82
16 Tatsuya Yamaguchi AP Honda Racing Thailand JPN Honda 104
17 Teppei Nagoe MUSASHi Boon Siew Honda Racing JPN Honda 634

2016 REVIEW

Pos Race 1 Time Race 2 Time
1 Anupab Sarmoon 19’38.679 Apiwat Wongthananon 19’25.546
2 Peerapong Loiboonpeng 19’38.897 Takehiro Yamamoto 19’26.248
3 Yusuke Nakamura 19’39.440 Imanuel Putra Pratna 19’34.062
4 Somkiat Chantra 19’39.479 Anupab Sarmoon 19’34.219
5 Imanuel Putra Pratna 19’39.511 Kasma Daniel Kasmayudin 19’34.347

 

 

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Takehiro Yamamoto SIDRAP HONDA IKAZUCHI Racing Team. JPN Honda 11
2 Md Fitri Ashraff Razali Hong Leong Yamaha Racing MAS Yamaha 12
3 Peerapong Luiboonpeng YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 14
4 Md. Khairul Ikhwan Ajis ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 15
5 Tran Thi Doan Trang Team One For All VIE Yamaha 16
6 Sethu Rajiv RAMA Honda IND Honda 17
7 Md. Adib Rosley RCB KAGE Motobatt Yamaha YY Pang Racing Team MAS Yamaha 18
8 Soichiro Minamimoto Akeno Speed Racing Team JPN Yamaha 22
9 Rusman Fadhil Yamaha Yamalube KYT TJM RACETECH Racing Team INA Yamaha 27
10 Gerry Salim Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 31
11 Yusuke Nakamura Akeno Speed Racing Team JPN Yamaha 33
12 Md. Shafiq Rasol ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 35
13 Peerapong Boonlert YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 39
14 Muklada Sarapuech AP Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 44
15 Vorapong Malahuan AP Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 46
16 Ahmad Afif Amran Hong Leong Yamaha Racing MAS Yamaha 50
17 Tomoyoshi Koyama RAMA Honda JPN Honda 71
18 Herman Baharuddin SIDRAP HONDA IKAZUCHI Racing Team. INA Honda 75
19 Hsu Yung Chieh Team One For All TPE Yamaha 77
20 Bui Duy Thong Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team VIE Honda 95
21 Imanuel Putra Pratna Yamaha Yamalube KYT TJM RACETECH Racing Team INA Yamaha 96
22 Galang Hendra Pratama Yamaha Racing Indonesia INA Yamaha 99
23 Andy Muhammad Fadly Manual Tech Kawasaki Racing INA Kawasaki 108
24 Rheza Danica Ahrens Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 123
25 Awhin Sanjaya Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 198
26 Reynaldo Chrisantho Ratukore Yamaha Racing Indonesia INA Yamaha 222
27 Anupab Sarmoon YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 500
28 Naoko Takasugi Team One For All JPN Yamaha 750

2016 REVIEW

Pos Race 1 Time Race 2 Time
1 Md Haziq Md Fairues 17’26.285 Wahyu Aji Trilaksana 17’16.687
2 Florianus Roy Brilyan 17’26.340 Florianus Roy Brilyan 17:20.286
3 Md Amirul Ariff Musa 17’26.480 Md Shah Khairil Hisham 17’20.728
4 Md Shah Khairil Hisham 17’26.557 Md Fareez Afeez 17’21.498
5 Wahyu Aji Trilaksana 17’26.613 Amirul Ariff Musa 17’38.120

 

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Tengku Amirul Haffiruddin RCB KAGE Motobatt Yamaha YY Pang Racing Team MAS Yamaha 18
2 Md. Akid Aziz UMA Racing Yamaha Maju Motor MAS Yamaha 13
3 Shafiq Rosli M-Mate Liberty Honda Racing MAS Honda 15
4 Norizman Ismail ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 19
5 Azroy Hakeem Anuar Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team MAS Honda 20
6 Cao Viet Nam Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team VIE Honda 24
7 Md Haziq Md Fairues UMA Racing Yamaha Maju Motor MAS Yamaha 26
8 Md. Hafieenaz Md Ali Team One For All MAS Yamaha 54
9 Md. Helmi Azman ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 55
10 Wahyu Aji Trilaksana Yamaha Racing Indonesia INA Yamaha 60
11 Md Amirul Ariff Musa Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team MAS Honda 63
12 Fakhrusy Syakirin Rostam*** SCK Rapido Hi Rev Honda Racing Team MAS Honda 65
13 Yuan Ji Bo M-Mate Liberty Honda Racing CHN Honda 72
14 Md Muzakkir Mohamed SCK Rapido Hi Rev Honda Racing Team MAS Honda 92
15 Anggi Setiawan Yamaha Yamalube KYT TJM RACETECH Racing Team INA Yamaha 96
16 Md. Izzat Zaidi RCB KAGE Motobatt Yamaha YY Pang Racing Team MAS Yamaha 98

Notes : *** Replacement Rider

2016 REVIEW

Pos Race 1 Time Race 2 Time
1 Jefri Tosema 16’05.471 Mario U. Bordon Jr. 16’02.876
2 Jagan Kumar 16’05.542 Rizal Feriyadi 16’02.948
3 Rizal Feriyadi 16’05.699 Shinnosuke Sato 16’03.685
4 Arsyad Rusydi Shaharum 16’05.812 Muhammad Sapril 16’03.772
5 Eane Jaye S. Sobretodo 16’06.123 Muhd Rozaliman Zakaria 16’03.966

 

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Md. Arfyq Hillman MAS Suzuki 10
2 Ahmad Saugi Muchtar INA Suzuki 11
3 April King H. Mascardo PHI Suzuki 16
4 Tetsuya Fujita JPN Suzuki 17
5 Patis Chooprathet** THA Suzuki 18
6 Eane Jaye S. Sobretodo PHI Suzuki 22
7 Nur Al Fath Sam Ahmad INA Suzuki 27
8 Mario Borbon U. Jr. PHI Suzuki 29
9 Prahbu Arunagiri IND Suzuki 32
10 K.Y Ahamed IND Suzuki 33
11 Edward Faulkhead AUS Suzuki 43
12 Aaron Gunawardene SRI Suzuki 46
13 Chepy Armansyah INA Suzuki 76
14 Punchana Kulrojchalalai THA Suzuki 78
15 Bikram Thapa NEP Suzuki 96
16 Md. Zulhilmi MAS Suzuki 98

Notes : ** Wild Card

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