Porsche Carrera Cup Asia, Shanghai, China, 18-20 April 2014.

Shanghai. Reigning Porsche Carrera Cup Asia champion Earl Bamber of LKM Racing and PICC Team StarChase driver Alexandre Imperatori took front row position for Rounds 2 and 3 respectively at the 5.5km Shanghai International Circuit. The eventful single qualifying session, held in wet conditions, was first interrupted and then finished by red flags.

The round 2 race saw LKM Racing’s Earl Bamber take a thunderous victory, as part of the weekend’s Chinese F1 Grand Prix. Bamber charged ahead of the battling field to cross the line more than six seconds ahead of Porsche Holding’s Martin Ragginger who drove a thunderous race from fifth on the grid after a puncture in qualifying.

Porsche Carrera Cup Asia, Shanghai, China, 18-20 April 2014.

Third across the line after one of the most eventful and exciting races in the series’ 12-year history was PICC Team StarChase driver Alexandre Imperatori followed by China’s Tung Ho-Pin of Budweiser Team Absolute Racing

Pos No Driver/Nationality Class Entrant/Nationality Time
1 1 Earl BAMBER (NZL) LKM Racing Team (HKG) 28:50.273
2 86 Martin RAGGINGER (AUT) Team Porsche Holding (CHN) +6.151
3 99 Alexandre IMPERATORI (HKG) PICC Team StarChase (CHN) +14.167
4 58 TUNG Ho-Pin (CHN) Budweiser Team Absolute Racing (CHN) +23.422
5 55 ZHANG Da Sheng (CHN) Zheng Tong Auto (CHN) +29.228
6 66 Jason ZHANG Zhi Qiang (CHN) Team C&D (CHN) +32.808
7 88 Egidio PERFETTI (SIN) Mentos Racing Team (SIN) +34.736
8 18 ZHANG Zhen Dong (CHN) Team Basetex (CHN) +40.057
9 20 Rodolfo AVILA (MAC) Team Jebsen (HKG) +43.799
10 5 Yuey TAN (SIN) B Dorr Havelock Racing (SIN) +48.166
11 12 MOK Weng Sun (SIN) B Clearwater Racing (SIN) +48.834
12 72 Alif HAMDAN (MAS) B Nexus Racing (MAS) +56.721
13 98 Henri RICHARD (USA) B Silicon Tech Racing LLC (USA) +59.372
14 11 Ringo CHONG (SIN) Team Kangshun (CHN) +61.210
15 16 Wayne SHEN (HKG) B Modena Motorsports (HKG) +64.206
16 21 Francis TJIA (HKG) B OpenRoad Racing Team (HKG) +64.620
17 9 LI Chao (CHN) Team Betterlife (CHN) +65.165
18 28 John SHEN (HKG) B Modena Motorsports (HKG) +68.347
19 33 Samson CHAN (HKG) B Samson CHAN (HKG) +72.496
20 51 Johnson HUANG (TPE) B BC Racing Team (TPE) +79.595
21 68 MAK Hing Tak (HKG) B Kamlung Racing (HKG) +94.531
22 3 Michael S. (INA) B OpenRoad Racing Team +94.855
23 2 Kenneth LAU (HKG) B Prince Racing Hong Kong (HKG) +114.412
24 22 SIU Yuk Lung (HKG) B LKM Racing Team (HKG) +118.045
25 6 Michael CHOI (HKG) B Prince Racing (HKG) 1 Lap
78 Bentley YEUNG (HKG) B Tiger Racing Team (HKG) DNF
8 Ro.C. Skyangel (SIN) Team Yongda Dongfang (CHN) DNF
7 BAO Jin Long (CHN) Team Synsanly (CHN) DNF