2012 JK Racing Asia Series season

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2012 JK Racing Asia Series season
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The 2012 JK Racing Asia Series season is the ninth season of the former Formula BMW Pacific series, and the second under its new name of the JK Racing Asia Series. The championship began on 27 May at Sepang and will finish on 28 October in New Delhi[1] after sixteen races held at five meetings.

Teams and drivers[edit]

  • All cars are BMW-engined Mygale FB02 chassis. Guest drivers in italics.
Team No. Driver Class Rounds
United States EuroInternational 1 Malaysia Nabil Jeffri[2] All
2 Malaysia Weiron Tan[3] 1–4
Malaysia Hiqmar Danial 5
India Aditya Patel 6
3 Malaysia Irfan Ilyas[4] 1–4
India Akhil Khushlani 5
4 South Africa Aston Hare[5] R 1–3, 5–6
10 Malaysia Hiqmar Danial 4
49 India Akhil Khushlani 6
Canada Atlantic Racing Team 5 India Raj Bharath 1
6 India Vishnu Prasad 1
7 India Sandeep Kumar 1
12 Singapore Calvin Seibl 1
India Meco Racing 5 India Raj Bharath 5
6 India Vishnu Prasad 5–6
14 India Chetan Korada 5
15 India Mahveer Raghunathan 6
17 Mexico Diego Duez 6
19 India Akhil Rabindra 5–6
United States US Formula Project 9 New Zealand Chris Vlok 2
10 Malaysia Calvin Wong 5
India Amer Beg 6
11 India Aditya Patel[4] 2–3, 5
33 United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw[4] 2
37 Malaysia Ashraff Dewal 5–6
49 India Akhil Khushlani 4
Philippines Eurasia Motorsport 10 Malaysia Danial Hidzir[4] 1–3
37 Australia Josh Raneri[4] R 1–3
45 Belgium Alexis van de Poele 3
United Kingdom SWB Motorsport 24 Norway Tommy Ostgaard 4
27 United Kingdom Jack Dex 4
Malaysia www.Meritus.GP 29 Malaysia Akash Nandy 1
38 Australia Aidan Wright[4] R 1–3, 5–6
68 Thailand Toby Earle[4] R 1–3, 5
88 Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan[4] All
95 South Africa Ernie van der Walt[4] 2–3
New Zealand Earl Bamber 5
Malaysia Mahara 45 United Kingdom Ollie Millroy 2
79 France Charly Bizalion 2
New Zealand Earl Bamber 3
India Karmnder Pal Singh 5
Icon Class
R Rookie Driver

Race calendar and results[edit]

Round Circuit Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning driver Winning team Supporting
1 R1 Malaysia Sepang International Circuit 26 May Malaysia Nabil Jeffri Malaysia Nabil Jeffri Malaysia Nabil Jeffri United States EuroInternational Asian Festival of Speed
R2 Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia Nabil Jeffri South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational
R3 27 May South Africa Aston Hare Malaysia Nabil Jeffri United States EuroInternational
R4 South Africa Aston Hare South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational
2 R1 France Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet 1 July Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan South Africa Ernie van der Walt Malaysia Nabil Jeffri United States EuroInternational Blancpain Endurance Series
R2 South Africa Aston Hare South Africa Aston Hare Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia www.Meritus.GP
3 R1 Belgium Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps 27 July Malaysia Nabil Jeffri South Africa Aston Hare Malaysia Nabil Jeffri United States EuroInternational Spa 24 Hours
R2 28 July Malaysia Nabil Jeffri Malaysia Weiron Tan South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational
4 R1 United Kingdom Silverstone Circuit 8 September Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia www.Meritus.GP British GT / British Formula Three
R2 9 September Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan India Akhil Khushlani Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia www.Meritus.GP
5 R1 India Buddh International Circuit 27 October Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan India Aditya Patel Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan Malaysia www.Meritus.GP Indian Grand Prix
R2 28 October Malaysia Nabil Jeffri Malaysia Nabil Jeffri South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational
6 R1 India Buddh International Circuit 1 December South Africa Aston Hare South Africa Aston Hare South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational stand-alone round
R2 South Africa Aston Hare Malaysia Nabil Jeffri South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational
R3 2 December Malaysia Nabil Jeffri South Africa Aston Hare United States EuroInternational
R4 Malaysia Nabil Jeffri India Aditya Patel United States EuroInternational

Championship standings[edit]

  • Points were awarded as follows:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 PP
All Race 20 15 12 10 8 6 4 3 2 1 1
Pos Driver SEP
Malaysia
LEC
France
SPA
Belgium
SIL
United Kingdom
IND
India
IND
India
Pts
1 South Africa Aston Hare 3 1 2 1 4 3 3 1 5 1 1 1 1 2 236
2 Malaysia Nabil Jeffri 1 6 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 3 2 8 10 7 3 Ret 223
3 Malaysia Afiq Ikhwan 2 Ret 4 11 9 1 Ret 6 1 1 1 4 3 2 6 Ret 174
4 Australia Aidan Wright 7 4 10 5 7 7 9 5 6 5 5 5 5 3 120
5 Malaysia Irfan Ilyas 9 3 6 4 5 4 2 4 7 4 93
6 Malaysia Hiqmar Danial 5 10 3 7 11 14 4 7 3 5 7 3 89
7 Malaysia Weiron Tan 6 5 13 6 3 8 Ret 3 4 6 67
8 Malaysia Akash Nandy 4 2 5 3 45
9 South Africa Ernie van der Walt 2 5 7 8 34
10 Thailand Toby Earle 10 8 11 12 12 11 10 12 9 11 27
11 Australia Josh Raneri 8 7 7 8 Ret 10 8 10 25
guest drivers ineligible for points
India Aditya Patel 8 6 6 9 3 2 4 3 4 1 0
India Akhil Khushlani 8 2 4 7 2 4 2 4 0
India Vishnu Prasad 13 11 12 10 Ret 10 6 6 10 5 0
Norway Tommy Ostgaard 5 7 0
New Zealand Earl Bamber 5 Ret Ret Ret 0
India Amer Beg 9 11 8 6 0
United Kingdom Jack Dex 6 8 0
Malaysia Calvin Wong 8 6 0
United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw 6 12 0
India Akhil Rabindra 12 13 7 9 7 7 0
Mexico Diego Duez 8 8 11 9 0
India Raj Bharath 11 12 8 9 10 9 0
Malaysia Ashraff Dewal 13 14 Ret 10 9 8 0
Singapore Calvin Seibl 12 9 9 Ret 0
New Zealand Chris Vlok 10 9 0
India Mahaveer Raghunathan Ret Ret 12 10 0
Belgium Alexis van de Poele 11 11 0
India Karminder Pal Singh 11 12 0
France Charly Bizalion 13 13 0
India Chetan Korada 14 15 0
India Sandeep Kumar DNS DNS DNS DNS 0
United Kingdom Ollie Millroy DNS DNS 0
Pos Driver SEP
Malaysia
LEC
France
SPA
Belgium
SIL
United Kingdom
IND
India
IND
India
Pts
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Did not finish (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

Bold – Pole
Italics – Fastest Lap

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "JK Racing Asia Series heads to Europe for 2012". JK Racing Asia Series (Asian Festival of Speed). 3 February 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Nabil Jeffri aim for Title in JK Racing Asia Series 2012". JK Racing Asia Series (Asian Festival of Speed). 11 April 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  3. ^ "Weiron Tan confirms 2012 race program". JK Racing Asia Series (Asian Festival of Speed). 29 March 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i "PROVISIONAL ENTRY LIST" (PDF). 24 Hours of Spa. Retrieved 25 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "Aston Hare joins Eurointernational for JK Racing Asia Series 2012". JK Racing Asia Series (Asian Festival of Speed). 8 May 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  6. ^ "Silverstone confirmed as third European venue for JK Racing Asia Series". afos.com (Asian Festival of Speed). 15 August 2012. Retrieved 17 August 2012. 

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