Just had another go at it; managed 7:47.527 on a conservative lap. I'd already chopped 2 seconds off that in the first sector when I crashed.
Active Sims: rFactor, GTR2
Inactive Sims: NR 2003, RACE '07, F1C, GPL, GP3, GP2
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