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The Auto GP championship celebrated an historic race 2 at Imola.
Italian female racer Michela Cerruti cruised to her maiden win in the Coloni-promoted series in a spectacular fashion. The 27-year-old from Milan scored the first open-wheel win for a female racer in the last 5 years, and the first with an high-power open-wheel car in the European modern era.
Markus Pommer (Super Nova) scored his third pole position of the year in qualifying for this weekend’s Auto GP round at Imola.
For the quick German it’s also the third straight pole as he edged returning Euronova racer Kimiya Sato by four tenths of a second. The Japanese has seen his points advantage go down a bit again as the pole handed two more points to his opponent.
The fifth edition of the Auto GP championship has reached its half point.
The series, which runs powerful cars with Lola chassis and 550hp Zytek engines, will approach its fifth round of the season at Monza. Teams and drivers will face another prestigious stage where legendary, where Formula 1 battles went on.
Canadian Racer’s European campaign starts with Imola debut
Canada’s Luke Chudleigh returns to European race action this weekend, Friday 4th – Sunday 6th April, as the opening double-header round of the 2014 Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS Series kicks off at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari, near Imola, Italy.
Torrential rain greeted the drivers for the final days racing for Ferrari Challenge Europe in Imola.
After this weekend’s races both championships remain wide open. The heaviest rain of the day fell as the Trofeo Pirelli cars took to the grid and the race started under the Safety Car as the conditions were far different from the bright sunshine in which qualifying was held.
Team-mates Thomas Biagi and Vitantonio Liuzzi went on-track to prepare their closing stint of the season
The Superstarsworld is ready to go on-track for its final stint of the season starting next weekend (Sept. 28th and 29th) at Imola as with just four races to go the championship is still wide open. Mercedes, Audi and BMW are looking forward to fight for the crown and the round at the Santerno track will set the tone for what is expected to be a sensational finale next October at Vallelunga.
Team BMW Dinamic racer aims for positive 2013 finale
In addition to the Superstars wins scored at Donington Park by Luigi Ferrara (Mercedes C63 AMG Coupé R.R.T.) and Gianni Morbidelli (Audi RS5 Audi Sport Italia), another top performance came from Max Mugelli, who made his way back to the podium in Race 2 driving a BMW M3 E92 for Team BMW Dinamic.