Jack Mitchell’s victory at Spa-Francorchamps leaves the Century Motorsport driver 16.5 clear of his nearest GT4 rivals as British GT heads to Brands Hatch for Round 6 this weekend. There is the possibility that the GT4 drivers’ title could be decided on Sunday.
Jetstream Motorsport’s Maxime Martin has topped British GT’s second free practice session at Silverstone this afternoon, while Matt George ensured that Aston Martin was also quickest in the GT4 class.
The fresh tarmac at Silverstone was always going to bring faster lap times, and so it was no surprise when Nicki Thiim and Scott Malvern both broke British GT lap records this morning.
Charlie Eastwood claimed his maiden GT title in a fraught and at times controversial Carrera Cup campaign, which brought to a close the era of the first generation Type 991 GT3 Cup.
As one champion is dethroned despite a race winning performance, two new ones are crowned at Brands Hatch on the GP loop.
With rival Justin Sherwood an early retirement, Alex Martin was able to claim Pro-Am1 honours in race one at Brands Hatch. As his own championship aspirations were finally extinguished, Dan Cammish took his thirtieth victory in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB on the Brands Hatch GP configuration.
The reigning double champion was on sublime form on the fearsome Brands Hatch GP loop, bouncing back from Silverstone travails to claim the final two pole positions of the 2017 season.
Dan Cammish’s triple championship dream went up in smoke after a rare car failure forced him out of race two at Silverstone, and handed Dino Zamparelli his third win of the 2017 season.
With championship leader Charlie Eastwood hampered by a grid penalty, Dino Zamparelli knew he had to maximise every chance he had in the opening race on the National circuit. In tricky conditions he duly delivered.
The reigning double champion bounced back from Knockhill disappointment with a terrific double, as all bar one driver were hit by trick limit restrictions.
- Porsche Carrera Cup GB
Team-mates tangling and some of the most physical racing seen in recent Carrera Cup GB history the headlines from round eleven.
Dan Cammish propelled himself back into the championship fight with a dominant victory, as Dino Zamparelli very much proved he is still in contention for the 2017 title too.
Erstwhile championship leader Dan Cammish and current points table topper Charlie Eastwood split the pole positions, with less than a quarter of a second covering the top eight order.
Dino Zamparelli delivered a charging performance to claim JTR’s first victory in their debut season of sportscar racing, as Snetterton provided some enthralling racing.
A fairly trouble free run for the 2016/2017 Porsche Scholar, as Pro-Am2 drama derails Kyle-Henney.