Ford Focus ST lap time at Nürburgring Nordschleife

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2019 Ford Focus ST finished a flying lap of Nürburgring Nordschleife in 8 minutes and 23 seconds.

Track Nürburgring Nordschleife
Type flying start
Vehicle Ford Focus ST (Mk IV)
Power / weight 280 ps / 1462 kg
Driver Chrsitian Gebhardt
Time 8:23.000
Peak speed 236 kph (147 mph)
Average speed 147 kph (92 mph)
Air temperature 15 C (59 F)
Track temperature 18 C (64 F)
Air pressure 1023 mbar
Notes Michelin Pilot Sport 4S with 2.4 bar front and rear
Submitted 12.02.2021 by Hoppelmoppel123
Source Sport Auto magazine (Germany)
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Reference:   Image of source Sport Auto - 3/2021

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Corvolet3  3m ago

Mk2 ST did the Nürb in 8:35 minutes with 225 PS. What the hell happened here?


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Ssss  1w ago

The magazine was complaining about how the ST dropped in power later on during their trackday due to weaker coolingand probably timed it in that state.
I don't understand why this time is up here, it's obviously not valid.