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.
Testing continues overseas readying teams for the upcoming Blancpain GT season.
Teams and drivers cannot wait to end their hibernation and are ready for the first confrontation with the competition.
In the Blancpain Endurance Series, FIA GT Champion Laurens Vanthoor (B) will compete with Marc Basseng (D) and the Brazilian César Ramos in car number 1.
Zanardi never ceases to amaze and inspire.
Alessandro Zanardi’s first race in the Blancpain Sprint Series is scheduled for the 21st April in Nogaro (FR).
Major involvement from the defending champs in BES and BSS.
Six Audi customer teams field examples of both the Audi R8 LMS and ultra versions on the famous Mount Panorama.
Belgian Audi Club Team WRT was very busy this week, taking part in two sets of two-day tests at Paul Ricard in France and at Navarra in Spain.
Belgian track added following removal of Navarra round.
Season finale at Baku was not kind to Markus Winkelhock and Enzo Ide
The magic of motor sport and of races in city streets all helped to rack up the tension to fever pitch!
Despite adversity and a unique city circuit, the Alsacian team showed once again its tenacity.
Laurens Vanthoor and his team mate Stéphane Ortelli have become FIA GT Series Champions in Baku.
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.
The Team WRT Audi R8 LMS ultra headed the fellow Audi R8 LMS ultra of Stephane Ortelli (MCO) to take the chequered flag by 1.226 seconds after an eventful race around the streets of the Azerbaijani capital.
28 spectacular FIA GT Series cars are now ready to do battle in the first Baku World Challenge.