Superlap Battle media roundup

This post was getting too big so I split all the videos into two new ones:

Video:
Street and enthusiast class
Mod and unlimited

Pictures:
Official GTA galleries
Photo gallery 1 by JDM zipties
Photo gallery 2 by JDM zipties
Stanceworks Gallery
Attack the track write up
Speedhunters Gallery
Motoiq article
Fullboost.au pictures and results
Tein USA write up
European Car coverage
AFL gallery

GTA Super Lap Battle results

Went through some more time sheets, think I have everything right:

New records in bold.

Enthusiast FWD
1 – 2:01.314 – Pradana Willianto – Evasive/SCM Acura CSX

Enthusiast RWD
1 – 1:58.338 – Rif Daghter – M3
2 – 1:58.458 – Amir Bentatou – StanceWorks M3
3 – 2:01.680 – PoWei Huang – Bobs Donut M3
4 – 2:01.733 – Chris Reber – Mustang GT

Enthusiast AWD
1 – 1:56.509 – Craig Peyron – Robispec/Yimisport STI
1 – 1:58.228 – Tony Fuentes – Evo X
2 – 2:03.895 – Michael Jantz – STI
3 – 2:19.503 – Michael Cruz – Massimo EVO

Street FWD
1 – 2:01.695 – Chris Boersma – Boersma Racing Civic
2 – 2:03.654 – Jason Lee – SCM/Hankook Civic
3 – 2:06.271 – Ken Suen – Civic si

Street RWD
1 – 1:54.969 – Will Wattanwonkiri – 240SX
2 – 1:58.181 – Ricky Kwan – R’s Tuning M3
3 – 1:59.504 – Mike Kang – CounterSpace Garage Subaru BRZ
4 – 2:00.041 – Ron Chang – R’s Tuning M3
5 – 2:00.461 – Terry Liu? – Platteform AG Z4M
4 – 2:04.794 – Ashton Stander – Hillbank Mustang
5 – 2:04.994 – Andrew Nier – Nier Racing Group Ford Mustang GT
6 – 2:15.587 – Terry Liu – Air Rex Nissan 370Z

Street AWD
1 – 1:53.068 – Brian Bengali – Massimo EVO
2 – 1:53.207 – Mark Jager – Jager/Yimisport STI
3 – 1:55.398 – Breck Haggerty – AQ Motorsports STI
4 – 1:56.734 – John Carson – KTMotoring/Robispec/ETS EVO
5 – 1:56.835 – Spencer Li – R’s Tuning GTR
6 – 1:57.031 – Taylor Wilson – Snail Performance 09 WRX
7 – 2:01.468 – Matt Dennison – RRE/Robispec EVO
8 – 2:01.898 – Istvan Klag – Night Motorsport STI
9 – 2:03.882 – Todd Earsley – My Shop Assist EVO

Limited FWD
1 – 1:52.886 – Dr. Tim Kuo – Sportcar Motion ITR
2 – 1:55.685 – James Houghton – R Division Integra
3 – 1:59.158 – Kevin Courtney – Bobby Lane Accord
4 – 1:59.273 – Tony Jackson – Eibach Civic
5 – 2:00.081 – Doug Wind – Windspeed SRT-4

Limited RWD
1 – 1:48.038 – Tyler McQuarrie – Platteform AG M3
2 – 1:50.152 – Adam Knapik – FRSport 240SX
3 – 1:53.639 – Cody Kishil – Kishel racing M3
4 – 1:54.565 – Ricky Kwan – R’s Tuning S2000
5 – 1:56.274 – Tom Tang – Blacktrax/Tunerplayground S2000
6 – 1:58.820 – Derrick Lee – A&J racing BRZ
7 – 2:03.165 – Kevin Parlett – SOHO Motorports G35
8 – 2:08.784 – Larry Chen – Speedhunters 240Z
9 – 2:09.531 – Dai Yoshihara – Lexus IS
10 – 2:15.971 – Reid Yoken – Whiteline Mustang

Limited AWD
1 – 1:49.102 – Michael Chang – Evasive EVO
2 – 1:50.029 – Clint Boisdeau – Novak Racing GC Impreza
3 – 1:51.791 – Ryan Gates – Gates 311 EVO X
4 – 1:53.079 – JC Meynet – AQ Motorsports STI
5 – 1:53.396 – Zhong Cheung – FFTEC EVO
6 – 1:54.287 – Tim Pu – R’s Tuning GTR
7 – 1:55.242 – Alex Lewandowski – JDM Factory EVO
8 – 1:57.812 – Roy Narvaez – RD Engineering GTR
9 – 1:58.192 – Ivo Mitkov – Renner Motorsports GC Impreza

Unlimted FWD
1 – 2:05.072 – Craig Utter – JDMspeedshop Civic

Unlimited AWD
1 – 1:52.781 – Anthony Szrika – UMS Tuning EVO
2 – 1:58.663 – Texas Dave – Rally Ready EVO
3 – 2:00.492 – Coco Zurita – RRE EVO X

I can’t believe how fast street AWD is going- last year that was unthinkable!

Buttonwillow CW13 Time Attack Track Records

This post is out of date. Please see the new version here

Buttonwillow time attack track records

Overall:
1:37.520 – Billy Johnson – Factor X Motorsports Development NSX

Street
AWD – 1:50.206 – Mark Jager – Jager Racing / Yimisport 06 STI – 11/14/14
RWD – 1:51.259 – Rif Dagher – Plattform A.G. C7 Corvette – 11/14/14
FWD – 1:55.602 – Ken Suen – Godspeed/SCM Civic – 11/14/14

Modified/Limited
AWD – 1:44.062 – Jeff Westphal – Professional Awesome EVO – 11/14/14
RWD – 1:44.456 – Cody Kishel – Excelsior Corvette – 11/14/14
FWD – 1:51.789 – William Au-Yeung – PZtuning Acura RSX – 11/14/14

Unlimited
AWD – 1:38.976 – Jeff Westphal – GST Motorsports Impreza – 11/14/14
RWD – 1:37.520 – Billy Johnson – FXMD NSX – 12/8/13
FWD – 1:46.736 – Chris Rado – World Racing Scion – 3/28/10

Buttonwillow CW13 top 50 times

A few people asked for more times, so I added some.

Updated 12/4/17

01 – 1:37.520* – Billy Johnson – FXMD NSX – U RWD – 12/8/13
02 – 1:38.967 – Jeff Westphal – GST Motorsports Impreza – U AWD – 11/14/14
03 – 1:40.051 – Andy Smedegard – RSMotors/ Gridlife Evo – U-AWD – 11/10/17
04 – 1:40.417 – Cole Powelson – Lyfe Motorsports GTR – U AWD – 11/14/14
05 – 1:40.742 – Steven Aghakhani – Steven Eacing Lambo – pro/comp – 4/15/17
06 – 1:41.046 – David Empringham – SSE EVO – U AWD – 11/9/10
07 – 1:41.309 – Mark Jager – Lost Art/Yimisport/Jager STI – U AWD – 11/11/16
08 – 1:41.853 – Elliot Skeer – Savvy / SP GT3 cup – pro/comp – 11/10/17
09 – 1:41.925 – Cody Kishel – Corvette – U RWD – 11/11/15
10 – 1:42.258 – David Haagsma – SP Engineering GTR – U RWD – 4/15/17
11 – 1:42.288 – James Haughton – K-tuned / Lavigne Integra – U- FWD – 11/10/17
12 – 1:42.594 – Ken Dobson – Professional Awesome EVO – L AWD – 11/11/16
13 – 1:43.365 – William Au-Yeung – Vibrant/PZ tuning civic – U FWD – 11/11/16
14 – 1:43.523 – Nob Taniguchi – HKS EVO – U AWD – 11/7/07
15 – 1:43.923 – William Au-Yeung – PZ tuning RSX – 11/10/17
16 – 1:44.372 – Tarzan Yamada – Cusco STI – U AWD – 11/12/08
17 – 1:44.456 – Cody Kishel – Excelsior Corvette – L RWD – 11/14/14
18 – 1:44.589 – Daijiro Yoshihara – Spoon Sports Civic – U FWD – 11/10/17
19 – 1:44.788 – Anthony Szrika – UMS Tuning EVO – U AWD – 11/11/16
20 – 1:44.984 – Emilio Cervantes – Supermiata – U RWD – 11/10/17
21 – 1:45.262 – Cameron Rogers – Donate Life RX7 – U RWD – 11/10/17
22 – 1:45.541 – Graham Downey – Blacktrax S2000 – U RWD – 11/11/15
23 – 1:45.552 – Tarzan Yamada – Crawford Performance STI – U AWD – 11/10/09
24 – 1:46.119 – Mark Jager – Lost art/Yimi/Jager STI – L AWD – 11/11/16
25 – 1:46.370 – John Carson – JD Motoring EVO – L AWD – 11/11/15
26 – 1:46.736 – Chris Rado – World Racing Tc – U FWD – 3/28/10
27 – 1:46.829 – Paul Gerrard – AMS Performance EVO X – U AWD – 11/10/09
28 – 1:46.868 – Paul Brown – JIC Magic GT2 – U RWD – SLB 11/12/08
29 – 1:46.893 – Tyler McQuarrie – C-West S2000 – U RWD – 11/12/08
30 – 1:47.248 – Casey Dennis – United Agencies BMW M4 – U RWD – 11/10/17
31 – 1:47.295 – Mike Chang – Evasive GTR – U AWD – 11/11/16
32 – 1:47.425 – Emilio Cervantes – Angry Panda Racing EVO 9 – L AWD – 11/11/14
33 – 1:47.472 – Rob Walker – Evasive FRS – L RWD – 11/11/15
34 – 1:47.758 – Ivo Mitkov – Renner Motorsports RS – L AWD – 11/11/15
35 – 1:47.791 – David Haagsma – SP Engineering GTR – L AWD – 11/11/16
36 – 1:47.987 – Tim Kuo – Evasive EVO 9 – U AWD – 3/28/10
37 – 1:48.038 – Tyler McQuarrie – Platte Forme AG M3 – L RWD – 11/14/13
38 – 1:48.072 – Kip Olson – Driving Ambition NSX – U RWD – 11/10/09
39 – 1:48.424 – Chris Boersma – K-Tuned Civic – L FWD – 11/10/17
40 – 1:48.430 – Will Wattanwonkiri – WWR Racing 240SX – L RWD -11/14/14
41 – 1:48.464 – Tony Fuentes – Honda S2000 – L RWD – 11/11/15
42 – 1:48.471 – Billy Johnson – M-Workz 350Z – U RWD – 11/12/08
43 – 1:48.483 – Ryan Passey – Goodwin Racing Miata – L RWD – 11/10/17
44 – 1:48.550 – JC Meynet – AQ Motorsports STI – L AWD – SLB 2010
45 – 1:48.597 – Jack Mardikian – Twins Turbo RX-7 – U RWD – SLB 2007
46 – 1:48.766 – Tyler McQuarrie – JIC Magic 240SX – U RWD – RTA 2007
47 – 1:48.772 – Paul Gerrard – AMS Performance EVO 8 – U AWD – SLB 2007
48 – 1:48.802 – Tony Fuentes – Honda S2000 – S RWD – SLB 2015
49 – 1:48.817 – Graham Downey – Blacktrax S2000 – L RWD – SLB 2014
50 – 1:48.897 – Brian Lock – COBB Tuning GTR – L AWD – RTA 2010
51 – 1:48.906 – Tarzan Yamada – Sun Auto Cyber EVO – U AWD – SLB 2004

*some people don’t like that FXMD set their record at an extreme speed time attack event instead of SLB, GTA or RTA. Their next fastest time is 1:40.379 at SLB 2012.

Willow Springs top 40 time attack cars

Updated 11/2016, class records in bold.

01 – 1:18.555 – Billy Johnson – FXMD NSX – U-RWD – RTA 2009
02 – 1:18.742 – Mark Jager – Jager Racing STI – U-AWD – RTA 2016
03 – 1:19.317 – Jeff Westphal – GST Impreza – U-AWD – GTA 2011
04 – 1:20.210 – Cole Powelson – Lyfe Motorsports GTR – U-AWD – GTA 2014
05 – 1:20.454 – Jonathan Bomarito – SSE EVO – U-AWD – RTA 2009
06 – 1:20.838 – Tyler McQuarrie – C-West S2000 – U-RWD – RTA 2009
07 – 1:22.097 – Tarzan Yamada – Crawford STI – U-AWD – RTA 2009
08 – 1:22.312 – Chris Rado – World Racing Scion – U-FWD – GTA 2011
09 – 1:22.591 – Russ Warr – LIC Motorsports STi – U-AWD – Subiefest 2009
10 – 1:22.647 – Cody Kishel – Z06 Corvette – M-RWD – GTA 2014
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