Kimiya Sato (Euronova Racing) captured a spectacular Race 1 win at Budapest.
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Driving for Super Nova Racing, Markus Pommer captured his maiden Auto GP pole at the Hungaroring.
At the end of a rain-disrupted session, the German handed the Sears-owned operation their fourth straight pole in Budapest. From 2011, the honor went in succession to Luca Filippi, Adrian Quaife-Hobbs and Vittorio Ghirelli.
It’s been a positive return for Super Nova’s Vittorio Ghirelli in Auto GP
The Roman, who won the 2013 title, scored the fastest lap at the end of the second practice session as he stopped the clocks at 1’34”436, while Championship Leader Kimiya Sato (Euronova Racing) ended up 25 hundreds of a second adrift.
Vittorio Ghirelli was once again the fastest man on-track at Budapest.
In the first practice session for the Hungarian round of the 2013 Auto GP, the Roman-based racer, fielded by Super Nova International, repeated yesterday’s testing performance and clocked a personal best lap of 1:32.662, 0.7s clear of local hero Tamas Pal Kiss.
Vittorio Ghirelli is currently leading the Under 21 standings in Auto GP.
The 18-year-old Roman-based racer, born on May 9, 1994 in Fasano, made his championship debut this season and cruised to the podium in both the 2013 rounds held so far at Monza and Marrakech, also clocking the fastest lap of Race 2 at the Moroccan street circuit.