Despite car bursting into flames, Hong Kong driver Shaun Thong wins Fuji 24-Hour Super Tec race

//Despite car bursting into flames, Hong Kong driver Shaun Thong wins Fuji 24-Hour Super Tec race

Despite car bursting into flames, Hong Kong driver Shaun Thong wins Fuji 24-Hour Super Tec race

Hong Kong racing car driver Shaun Thong Wei Fung miraculously steered his burning car into a first-place at the 2020 Fuji 24-Hour Super Tec in Japan on Sunday.The 24-year-old Thong, alongside his debuting Mercedes-AMG Team Hirix Racing team, discovered their Mercedes-AMG GT3 Evo was up in flames just three hours into the race.“We were refuelling and there was a small hole in the fuel hose – a tiny bit dropped into the exhaust and the car just lit up,” recalled Thong, explaining pit stops are…

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