It was the "Maximilian show" at Nogaro with the two Mercedes teammates snagging the victory in the maiden race of the 2014 BSS season.
Jeroen Bleekemolen will share the front row for Sunday’s Qualifying Race with Belgian Audi Club Team WRT driver Laurens Vanthoor.
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.
The Dutch seaside resort hosts the third round of the 2014 season, after some spectacular action during the opening two rounds at Nogaro and Brands Hatch.
Jeroen Bleekemolen and Hari Proczyk dominated the feature Blancpain Sprint Series event of the weekend at Brands Hatch.
Stephen Errity, GT Correspondent
The FIA GT Series finale will be held on the streets of Baku in Azerbaijan, with the Baku World Challenge. A grid of thirty cars has been included on the provisional entry list, which has six Audi R8 LMS ultra entries.
The winning team also took the FIA GT Series Pro-Am class honours with drivers Andreas Simonsen and Sergei Afanasiev
Ed Fahey, GT Correspondent
The task force will build a 10-year plan for global motor sport development. FIA Vice President Dr.Mohammed Ben Sulayem says national, regional stability is the foundation for sports’ worldwide prosperity.
The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT invited the press today at its premises in Baudour to present its 2013 sporting programme.
Filip Salaquarda: "Track conditions were very difficult under the rain and I did not have any chance to keep the car under control in the aquaplaning."
28 spectacular FIA GT Series cars are now ready to do battle in the first Baku World Challenge.
Hari Proczyk : “Keeping the Mercedes behind was not as easy as it might have looked."
Circuit Zolder will be staging the second round of the FIA GT Series from 19th through to 21st April. The name rings true and not without reason.
Dominant Pro-Am victory for GRT Grasser Racing Team in their Lamborghini LP 560-4. Cesar Campanico had a heavy impact in his Audi causing a red flag; photographer injured.
Ortelli and Vanthoor’s title followed the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT’s clinching of the team crown in the qualifying race earlier today at the Baku World Challenge.
Laurens Vanthoor claimed pole position for tomorrow’s qualifying race at Brands Hatch.
Audi will be sitting pretty on the grid for the BSS event at Zandvoort.
The grid for the third round of the 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series season has been set.