Christian Engelhart’s actions during and after the opening race of the Sprint Cup race at the Nurburgring on Saturday has seen his #63 Grasser car excluded from the whole weekend’s proceedings.
GRT Grasser Racing Team
Both the GRT Grasser Racing and the Black Falcon was penalised during Blancpain’s Saturday race at the Nurburgring.
A lights-to-flag win from the #63 GRT Grasser Racing Lamborghini ensures 11 points separates three teams going into Sunday’s finale.
Pole positions went to the GRT Lamborghini and the Black Falcon teams, as Christopher Meis suffered a brake failure in Q2.
The #88 AKKA ASP Mercedes-AMG drivers, Raffaele Marciello and Michael Meadows, earned themselves a hard-fought maiden win of the season, in a rain-soaked race two at the Hungaroring earlier today.
Despite a strong showing from the Mercedes teams during qualifying, the GRT Grasser Racing Lamborghini Huracan of Christian Engelhart and Mirko Bortolotti took a hard-fought Blancpain Sprint Cup victory during race one at the Hungaroring.
- 24 Hours of SpaBlancpain Endurance SeriesIntercontinental GT Challenge
SRO Motorsport has announced a 68 car entry list for the 70th edition of the Total 24 Hours of Spa.
The Checkered Flag looks ahead to the opening round of the 2018 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup, which gets underway this weekend at Zolder.
Nick Smith of TheImageTeam.com shares the best of his photos from the 2018 Hankook 12H Silverstone for the 24H GT Series and 24H Proto Series.
- Blancpain Endurance SeriesBlancpain Sprint
Team Parker Racing set the fastest time over the two days at Circuit Paul Ricard for the Blancpain GT Series test.
Simpson Motorsport and ROFGO Racing have claimed victory on home soil in the 24H Proto and 24H GT Series respectively during the Hankook 12H Silverstone.
Bohemia Energy Racing with Scuderia Praha have finished the first five hours of the Hankook 12H Silverstone for GT and Prototypes on top of the timing sheets in difficult conditions.
Simpson Motorsport demolished all competition to claim pole position for the Hankook 12 Hours of Silverstone by over three seconds in the Ginetta G57.
Felipe Albuquerque brought the #5 Mustang Sampling Racing home to take victory in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.
The sixteenth hour produced only the third full course yellow as a seperate incident saw the #7 Acura Team Penske forced into the pits.