It was the "Maximilian show" at Nogaro with the two Mercedes teammates snagging the victory in the maiden race of the 2014 BSS season.
Alex Zanardi's qualifying race at Nogaro was far from being monotonous and the slippery conditions didn't help any.
Daniel Lloyd: “This weekend has been a massive learning curve and we made some big steps forward.”
Vincent Abril and Mateusz Lisowski, clinched an overall podium finish (3rd) in the Main Race.
Ortelli and Guilvert take second in Main Race after finishing fourth in Qualifying Race.
Alessandro Zanardi finished 14th in his BMW Z4 GT3 entered by ROAL Motorsport.
Jeroen Bleekemolen will share the front row for Sunday’s Qualifying Race with Belgian Audi Club Team WRT driver Laurens Vanthoor.
The Czech driver will be called to keep the Ferrari flag high as he will be driving a 458 Italia GT3 run by team Villorba Corse.
Eleven teams and forty pilots are participating to the Blancpain Sprint Series championship.
McLaren GT kicked off the 2013 European GT season in style, with French rally-ace Sébastien Loeb gets a good result in the opening round of the FIA GT Series at Nogaro.
In the end, only one McLaren (#16) with the two German drivers Niclas Kentenich and Daniel Keilwitz in the cockpit competed in the race.
1-2 for Belgian Audi Club Team WRT at eventful FIA GT Series opener.
Penalties prevented a happy ending for Sébastien Loeb Racing.
Following this excellent start, the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT can head to the second round of the FIA GT Series, at Zolder.
Water element was overthrown by Rene Rast and Niki Mayr-Melnhof
Loeb and Parente reactions to their first win.
Sébastien Loeb Racing wins debut race in international competition.
Sebastien Loeb, taking part in a full International Series for the first time, starts from 3rd place on the grid with Portuguese team mate Alvaro Parente.
Pit notes from Friday at Nogaro.
All-gamer entry motivated to punch above weight at Nogaro.
Sébastien Loeb, who knows the Nogaro circuit, having won there in Formula France before going on to collect nine World Rally championships, will be starting a new adventure.