Race Details Race Times: 1pm & 2pm Laps: 23 & 11 Predicted weather: Dry Hotspots: Turn 1 & 4 The Track The 100,000 capacity Algarve International Circuit, commonly referred to as Portimao Circuit, is a 4.692 km (2.915 mi) race circuit located in Portimão, Portugal. With a total cost of €195 million (approximately $250 million), the project includes a karting track, technology park, five-star hotel, sports complex and apartments. Construction was finished in October 2008 and the circuit was homologated by both the FIM on 11 October 2008 and the FIA two days later. The circuit hosted the final round of the World Superbike Championship on 2 November 2008. On 9 June, the track was confirmed to host a round of the 2008-09 A1 Grand Prix season. The race was set for the weekend of 12 April 2009. On 10 October 2008, the Le Mans Series announced a 1000 km night race to be held at Algarve on 2 August 2009. On 5 November 2008, the FIA GT Championship announced and 7th round of the 2009 season will be held at Algarve on 13 September 2009. A Formula One test session, with the McLaren and Honda teams participating, was scheduled for 15–17 December 2008. Key Rules: Penalties will be OFF Track limits will be policed by the hotspot system Pit stops will be automatic Feature race will be a standing start Sprint race will be a rolling start. There is a MANDATORY pit stop for tyres (feature race only) Do not cross* the pit exit line (Instant 5s penalty) *Crossing is classed as 2 wheels completely over the white line. Assists will be set to authentic. Weather will be live weather, and will be confirmed an hour before the race. Formation Lap Info TBC This seasons staff Stewards: Thomas While Adel Elsayed Advisors: Liam McEwan Gazza Williams Organizer: Adam Morris Hotlap Questions S6 is finally here, along with a new game, what do you so far think of Project Cars 2? We've had almost 3 months of off season, how have you found it/spent it? What in particular are you most looking forward to from the new game this season?