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Alastaro, 6.8.


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Timo Kjelin reached the 2nd position of the Historic Touring/GT race, which gave him the title of the Historic G/A class in the Gulf Historic Race Cup.

Jukka Westerback showed that a rally car can be driven on a racetrack as well.

3rd of the Historic F/C -class was Jukka Suominen in his Ford Lotus Cortina.

Markus Weckström had an unfortunate retirement in his slightly battered "Swedish Kiss" Lotus Cortinallaan.

Historic G/A -class Opel -machinery in their paddock stand.

Tapani Lehtinen in Austro Kaiman Formula V, followed by Reijo Heurlin in a one-off special RV Cooper Formula Junior.

Patrick Winqvist in his Historic Formula C/H -class RSV Mk II.

Jarmo Brandes drove a VeeMax Mk IV B Formula V which was driven by Keke Rosberg in its original period.

Hannu Nieminen got the title of Van Diemen SR Sports.

Wheel to wheel racing in the Roadsport B -class. Jari Matalamäki in his Ford Escort RS 2000 was 3rd in the end, Petri Kuusisto in Opel Kadett C Coupe was first and Mika Lampela 2nd in his Ford Cortina Mk I Lotus.

Tommi Leino's tidy Sunbeam Imp of the Roadsport C-class.

The rush of the first corner of the combined Roadsport A and V8 classes. The leader Toni Nieminen has already run away from the picture in his BMW but...

...was catched in the picture when coming back from the first lap.

The 2nd of the Roadsport A, Marko Viitala in a reputedly fast Peugeot 205:llä, which is more known as driven by Mika Viitala.

Roadsport A's third was Tommi Kaarna in his monstrous Cosworth powered Ford Taunus.

Roadsport A's fourt became Viktor Galkin in BMW 2002 Turbo. Behind him battling Tomi Naaramo in Buick Special, the winner of the Roadsport V8s Tero Kuisma in Chevrolet Camaro ja Sami Lintunen in VW Golf Gti.

Being front wheel driven, Sami Lintunen's VW Golf Gti is a rarity in the leading group of the Roadsport A -cars.

Roadsport V8-class 2nd, Marko Hauhtonen in his Pontiac Firebird, followed by Tapio Kotka in BMW 325i:llä and Mika Särkelä in a slightly suffered Porsche 914:llä.

Markku Kainulainen's BMW 535 had an unfortunate retirement in Roadsport A race.

Reijo Juvenius' Wankel-engined Mazda RX7.

Acoording to a bit muddy appearance, Jyri Rekonen did also some off-roading with his Ford Mustang.

Mika Oikarin defended the honour of Italian cars by taking his Alfa Romeo GTV 6th in the Roadsport A -class.

Roadsport A newcomers of the season 2003 were Harri Salminen with his Opel Monza...

... as well as Juha Mustonen with Ford Capri.