Falken will enter both cars in various VLN endurance races as well as the legendary 24h-Race on Nürburgring
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Two cars of Grasser Racing Team dominate from pole position to victory at the Nürburgring
It was a great race weekend for Lamborghini Squadra Corse. In addition to the triple commitment of the Blancpain Super Trofeo one-make series, with the Huracans engaged simultaneously at the Nürburgring in Germany, at Fuji in Japan and at the COTA in the United States, the brand of Sant’Agata Bolognese was also protagonist in two major GT championships: the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup, with the first victory of the season for the Grasser Racing Team’s Huracán GT3, and in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship thanks to the second position of Paul Miller Racing in the Lone Star Le Mans, which took place at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas.
First absolute victory for the Latvian Harald Schlegelmilch in Race 1 of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at the Nürburgring
In the championship, the fight is still open in all classes
Two pole positions and first absolute victory for Harald Schlegelmilch: at the Nürburgring, home of the fifth of the six double rounds of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe, the driver of Artline Team Georgia has been the number one protagonist of the first part of this weekend.
A good start and a perfect strategy were the keys to success for Edoardo Mortara’s third race win of the current season
The Audi driver won the 14th DTM race of the season at the Nürburgring in a dominant way and thus moved up to second in the drivers’ standings. Lucas Auer, who had started from pole position with his Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM, finished second from BMW driver Marco Wittmann. With his third place, the latter defended his lead in the drivers’ standings. The race weekend at the Nürburgring attracted 72,500 spectators.
Three rostrum finishes including two wins, one fastest race lap achieved from three front row starts, two from “pole”
Lance Stroll took another major step towards winning this year’s FIA European Formula 3 Championship title when the Canadian placed his Dallara F312-Mercedes first in the opening two races then second in the third and final race in Germany this weekend (10-11 Sep).
Marco Wittmann extended his points’ lead in the DTM drivers’ standings with an undisputed lights-to-flag victory in the race at the Nürburgring on Saturday
In pleasant late-summerly conditions, the BMW driver won the 30 lap race with a margin of 7.136 seconds from his fellow BMW driver Tom Blomqvist. For Wittmann, it was the eighth DTM race win of his career and the third of the 2016 season.
55 cars will line up for the penultimate round of this season’s Blancpain GT Series at the Nürburgring next weekend (September 17/18)
While the overall title cannot be won in the Eifel mountains, the battle for the 2016 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup will come to its conclusion after three hours of racing around the German track.
From 09th to 11th September DTM is going to race for the 50th time at the Nürburgring
“50 times DTM at the Ring – that means 50 times motor racing at the highest level, 50 times maximum excitement for the fans and – last but not least – 50 times a highly professional organisation at one of the nest motor-racing facilities in the world,” says ITR Chairman Hans Werner Aufrecht.
Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) travels to the Eifel as championship leader and wants to take another step on the way to securing the title
The balance of power between the three manufacturers involved in DTM remains extremely close
The 2016 DTM season slowly is approaching its home straight, with the Nürburgring staging the seventh race meeting and the 13th and 14th rounds of the year respectively. The motor-racing enthusiasts may look forward to a thrilling DTM weekend at the tradition-rich Eifel circuit as the fight for the title is far from being over.