Matchless in Monza SBM Agency, close to the podium in the Italian Gran Turismo Championship.

He kicked off the Autodromo Nazionale Monza track the Italian Gran Turismo Championship. A much-anticipated start of the championship, after the great success of participation in the 2015 competition and with large numbers expected to confirm at the highest level. After the brilliant debut last week with Bontempelli Lorenzo in second place among the class drivers “PRO-AM” in the first race of the Blancpain Endurance Series, also for the “first” of the Italian league SBM Agency he became the protagonist of a good starting point initial, with two sessions of qualifying and fought two great level races.

Qualifying saw the Nissan Nismo GT3 Team Drive Technology Italy win the sixth row with the twelfth fastest time overall feedback for the starting grid for race one, while for the second race grid is slightly better with the fifth row and the ninth time absolute.

Saturday, race one, was held in dry conditions, and the success has awarded the Audi R8 LMS Albuquerque / Mapelli (Audi Sport Italy) with Bontempelli who finished his race in fifth place preceded by a whisker from BMW M6 GT3 Cerqui / Comandini, but in front of the Aston Martin Vantage GT3 crew Mugelli / Sini.

The Sunday race was held in difficult conditions because of the rain that has been raging on the Lombardy track already from the night and continued to fall persistently during the race, forcing the organizers to keep on track the “safety car” for first two rounds. The success at the end of forty-eight minutes and a ride, has awarded the Ferrari 488 GT3 of Black Bull Team, while Bontempelli / Linossi were the authors of a very spectacular race ended with an excellent sixth place under the checkered flag.

The next round of the Italian GT Championship is set for the end of May, when it will go to Imola for flute second round of the season.