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1 Hans Andersen - were unable to make any serious impact, and they were effectively out of contention by the halfway stage.
Car 009, crewed by Harold Primat (CH), Miguel Ramos (PT) and Darren Turner (GB), ran in the top three until the final 40 minutes of the race, when a spin put the crew out of contention.
JEMEZ faded out of contention after doing too much for most of the way on his chasing bow at Kelso.
I didn't want to be out of contention through injury this week after what has happened.