Tag Archive: Mirko Bortolotti

Apr 23

Emphatic Lamborghini win after eventful TM Performance 3 Hours of Monza

Blancpain GT Series 3 Hours of Monza

The first endurance race of the 2017 Blancpain GT Series saw the #63 Grasser Racing Team Lamborghini of Mirko Bortolotti, Andrea Caldarelli and Christian Engelhart cross the line in first. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 14

Full program for GRT Grasser Racing

Blancpain GT Series & ADAC GT Masters

20160604_0118With still two important long distance races on the schedule in March for the  Grasser Racing Team, the Austrian squad around team principal Gottfried Grasser is already looking further into the future. During the 2017 season the aim is to fight for the championship in two top categories with the Lamborghini Huracán GT3. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

Lamborghini Squadra Corse announces the 2017 Factory Drivers

Five young professional drivers were selected, four of whom are Italian

Mirko_BortolottiFactory Drivers are the top of Lamborghini Squadra Corse driver programs, the highest level of Motorsport professionalism. Their office is the cockpit of the Huracán GT3 and their tasks are varied: they represent Lamborghini as brand ambassadors on and off the track, they work as test drivers during the development of the racecars and, above all, they take part in the major GT championships around the world for the customer teams of Lamborghini Squadra Corse. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

Rolex 24 At Daytona: GRT qualifies Fifth in deep field to lead Lamborghini

Lamborghini teams take three of top 12 starting spots for North American sports car endurance classic

Mirko Bortolotti leads Lamborghini entries in qualifying today for the Rolex 24 At Daytona Mirko Bortolotti leads eight Lamborghini entries in GT Daytona class, qualifying fifth in GRT Grasser Racing Team No. 11 Lamborghini Huracán GT3. Blancpain GT Series veterans GRT Grasser Racing Team competing in Rolex 24 At Daytona for the first time. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 25

Victory for the Lamborghini Huracán GT3 of Imperiale Racing in the Italian GT Championship at Imola

The crew formed by Mirko Bortolotti and Jeroen Mul dominates Race 2

Imperiale Racing The two Lamborghini drivers hit the podium also in Race 1 with a third place. Imperiale Racing and Antonelli Motorsport are fighting for the victory in the Italian championship one round from the end.

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Aug 09

Lamborghini Squadra Corse takes to the track with the Kart Drivers Program

Four talents selected for the new junior program

Lamborghini Squadra Corse_DR Racing Kart The career of a driver starts here: the world of karting, gateway to Motorsport for those who want to approach professionalism on four wheels. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

HTP Motorsport’s Buhk, Baumann and Jaafar clinch victory at Silverstone

Blancpain GT Series – Round 4 – Silverstone – Main Race

2016-05-15-Sunday-0109 HTP Motorsport’s Maxi Buhk, Dominik Baumann and Jazeman Jaafar emerged victorious from a hard-fought Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup encounter at Silverstone earlier today after surviving a late Safety Car period.

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Jan 30

Mirko Bortolotti signs as Lamborghini factory driver: “The most important chapter of my career to date!”

Mirko Bortolotti – Season Preview 2015

25-year-old Mirko Bortolotti will become the first Viennese to enter the selected company of factory drivers in the history of the Italian supersports car manufacturer.

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Jun 08

Monza: Second win for Felix Rosenqvist in Acceleration Events

Felix Rosenqvist had a fantastic weekend in Italy

Acceleration Events - Felix Rosenqvist The Swedish driver started the second FA1 race from P4, but battled himself to the winning position during the race. Nigel Melker (NLD) had his second strike for P2 and Sebastian Balthasar (DEU) finished third. Both Italian drivers had to stop the race prematurely. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

During the fourth round of ACCELERATION 2014, team Sweden’s Felix Rosenqvist (SWE) won the first FA1 race in Monza

Felix Rosenqvist wins first F1A race

Acceleration - Monza - Felix Rosenqvist Nigel Melker (NLD) started from the second row, and finished second. Championship leader Mirko Bortolotti (ITA) qualified sixth and took the last podium place. All FA1 cars finished the race in Italy, which was incredibly warm. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

Acceleration 2014 getting ready for Monza

The Autodromo Nazionale di Monza will be the fourth venue for Acceleration 2014 from 6 to 8 June 2014.

acceleration14 FA1 cars, MW-V6 Pickups and Legend Supercup will form the starting grids on this legendary Italian track. In addition, the BOSS GP championship will join Acceleration in Monza to create a wide variety of car races. Targeted towards families, Acceleration offers three days of races and music performances. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Nürburgring: Full FA1 Team Ghinzani podium

During the second Formula Acceleration 1 race at the Nürburgring, it was a full win for the Italian Team Ghinzani.

Mirko Bortolotti (ITA) started from P4 and won the race, Richard Gonda (SVK) finished second and Sergio Campana (ITA) third. Nigel Melker (NL) qualified on pole position, but had troubles with his clutch in the formation lap and couldn’t start the race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 12

Formula Two chooses Yokohama tyres for new two-second-faster car

Upgraded 2012-spec F2 car unveiled at Autosport International Show

F2 - The new 2012-spec F2 car which will feature tyres from leading manufacturer YOKOHAMAF2 - Jonathan Palmer and Kazu Sekiguchi unveil the new 2012-spec F2 car The FIA Formula Two Championship today (Thursday 12 January) unveiled its new two-seconds-a-lap quicker F2 car at the Autosport International Show in Birmingham, which features tyres from leading motorsport manufacturer YOKOHAMA for the first time.

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Nov 17

Bortolotti ends impressive Williams F1 test seventh fastest

Abu Dhabi Young Driver Test, Day 3

2011-11-17 - AT&T Williams - Abu Dhabi - Mirko Bortolotti 02 2011-11-17 - AT&T Williams - Abu Dhabi - Mirko BortolottiRecently crowned FIA Formula Two champion Mirko Bortolotti was seventh fastest at the end of his prize Williams F1 test after taking part in the Formula One young driver programme at Abu Dhabi today (17 November).

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Nov 17

Formula One teams Abu Dhabi Young Driver Test, Day 3

Abu Dhabi Young Driver Test, Day 3

Yas Marina logoToday’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers at Yas Marina Circuit.



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Nov 09

AT&T Williams confirms Abu Dhabi test Line-Up

15, 16 and 17 November 2011

Gp3 - Monza - Valtteri Bottas, 2011 GP3 Series championF2 - Barcelona - Mirko Bortolotti championAT&T Williams today confirmed that the team will run Valtteri Bottas and Mirko Bortolotti during the young driver test days in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 30

Imperious Bortolotti takes F2 win record

Bortolotti claims pole position ahead of Pineiro in Barcelona

F2 - Barcelona - Mirko Bortolotti actionF2 - Barcelona - Mirko Bortolotti championItalian’s victory halts Pineiro’s charge for second in championship. Mirko Bortolotti has taken the FIA Formula Two Championship win record with victory in the final race of the season at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona today (Sunday). His seventh victory in 2011 matches Andy Soucek’s record from 2009, the year Bortolotti took his first of what has now become eight wins.

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Oct 29

Bortolotti scores commanding Barcelona race one win

Pineiro’s third place denies Monras third place in the championship

F2 - Barcelona - Mirko BortolottiF2 - Barcelona - Mirko Bortolotti actionMirko Bortolotti has won the first race at Barcelona with a strong performance, breaking the early challenge of Miki Monras with a succession of fast laps. Ramon Pineiro completed the podium with third place, guaranteeing him at least third place in the championship.

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Oct 29

Bortolotti on pole for Barcelona race one

Austro-Italian edges out Spanish pairing in closely fought qualifying session

F2 - Barcelona - Mirko BortolottiF2 - Barcelona - Mirko Bortolotti poleMirko Bortolotti has taken pole position for today’s (Saturday) penultimate round of the 2011 FIA Formula Two Championship in Spain. The 21-year-old Austro-Italian lapped Barcelona’s Circuit de Catalunya two-tenths of a second faster than Miki Monras. His compatriot Ramon Pineiro, meanwhile, will start the race from third on his 20th birthday.

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Oct 28

Hegewald sets the pace in Barcelona

German leads from Bortolotti and Marinescu in second free practice session

F2 - Barcelona - Tobias HegewaldTobias Hegewald was the pace-setter during today’s (Friday) second FIA Formula Two free practice session in Barcelona – 0.286s ahead of his nearest rival.

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