Reigning Audi R8 LMS Cup Champion Alex Yoong heads into this weekends Fuji race set to increase his championship lead by scoring pole position in todays qualifying.

Driving at a blistering pace Alex set a time of 1:41.476 to pip Marchy Lee by 0.154s, securing a much needed pole.

Alex will be trying to emulate the last round at Sepang with a win in race 1, then a podium in race 2.

Heading into this round of the Audi R8 LMS Cup at Fuji Japan, Alex leads the championship by only four point over Franky Cheng who will be starting from 6th place on the grid.

“I love driving these cars, it’s a real privilege to be doing what I love. It’s great that this championship is getting stronger and stronger all the time,” said Alex. “The more pressure the better, bring on the race.”

You can watch the live stream of Race 1 at 08:45 Japan Local Time UTC+9 on and Race 2 on the same day at 12:35.

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