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Lienemann storms back to victory, Bonetti on the podium again After the Vallelunga victory, Draco driver Timo Lienemann secures a new success and celebrates this fantastic week-end with his team-mate Alessandro Bonetti who takes his fourth ...

Lienemann storms back to victory, Bonetti on the podium again

After the Vallelunga victory, Draco driver Timo Lienemann secures a new success and celebrates this fantastic week-end with his team-mate Alessandro Bonetti who takes his fourth seasonal podium.

With these results, they close the gap further in the championship and will fight in the Monza' final race for the 3000 Pro Series title.

German driver made an exemplary race: with a perfect start, he took the lead on the first corner, then, after the safety car intervention, he made a good restart and remained in front. During the 27 laps he dominated the race without delay, building on his opponents a big advantage that he succeeded in keeping till the end.

Also his team-mate Alessandro Bonetti made a great performance: after a good start, he managed to keep the opponents behind and he finished third.

Mrs Nadia Morini, Draco Team Manager: "I'm satisfied, Tiimo and Alessandro both made a very good race, they deserve these results. Our drivers showed grit and made important progress...A big challenge is awaiting us in Monza.."

Timo Lienemann, Draco Driver: "I'm very happy, I made a good start and I took the lead on the first lap. After the restart, I controlled my opponents and I increased my advantage. It has been a fantastic race, the car was perfect and I was very fast. Now I'm third in the championship...of course there will be a great spectacle in Monza!"

Alessandro Bonetti, Draco Driver: "I'm quite satisfied, but I'd have liked to make more...we could have scored a fine one-two. I think I can make a good work in Monza, the final race will be very fiery, and I will make my best !"

<pre> Race Result: 1. Timo Lienemann Draco Junior Team 27 laps in 32'55.024 2. Massimiliano Busnelli Pro Motorsport + 7.751 3. Alessandro Bonetti Draco Junior Team + 17.353 4. Norbert Siedler ADM + 18.657 5. Marco Mocci Cek Team + 36.811 6. Tor Graves JVA + 43.178 7. Sergio Ghiotto System + 2 laps DNF Ignazio Belluardo Pro Motorsport DNF Fausto Ippoliti ADM

Drivers Standings: Siedler 41 Busnelli 39 Lienemann 35 Bonetti 34 Mocci 23 Graves 19 Tielemans 16 Ippoliti 15 Belluardo 12 Jackson 11 Kerr 10 Ghiotto 5 Beshir 4 Mansell 3 De Pourtales 3 Pellegrino 1

Next race: Monza, 9th October.

-www.dracoracing.com

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Series Auto GP
Drivers Tor Graves , Fausto Ippoliti , Norbert Siedler , Massimiliano Busnelli , Alessandro Bonetti