SBM Agency Last act of the Blancpain Endurance Series at the Nurburgring
Back on track this weekend at the German track of Nurburgring, the Blancpain Endurance Series, now in its fifth and final round of the season after the events of Monza, Silverstone, Paul Ricard and Spa-Francorchamps 24 Hours staged in late July . It will be a very exciting event and full of suspense, since that the Nurburgring is the last stage of the season the series appropriate to endurance competitions organized by SRO, while for the series called GT Sprint is scheduled for the last race on the calendar in Barcelona October. At the Nurburgring, the F1 Strecke, the titles are up for grabs for the drivers and teams, and that’s why we expect a warm climate not only meteorologically, but also on the track.
SBM Agency will be like the tradition of 2016 both on the track with two cars entered in the PRO-AM class. Ferrari 488 GT3 of the Team AF Corse will see the wheel Lorenzo Bontempelli, Olivier Beretta and Japanese Motoaki Ishikawa, while the Lamborghini Huracan GT 3 of Shadow Team will be flying to three Italian Matteo Beretta, Giovanni Berton, who will be joined for the ‘ Alex Frassineti occasion, recent winner of the race with Stefano Gattuso Italian GT Championship at Vallelunga.
The weekend will see the Nurburgring track drivers and cars on Saturday morning with a testing round for riders “bronze” from 9.00 to 10.00. Then will follow the free practice session from 11.05 to 12.35, while from 16.15 to 17.45 will be the turn of the pre-qualifications. Sunday morning from 8.30 to 9.30 will stage the qualifying session designed to establish the starting grid of the race, which will see a green light come on at 14.45 hours.
The Nurburgring race will be seen live-streamed on the www.blancpain-endurance-series.com championship corporate website, while highlights and services of the German race will be broadcast on the satellite channel Eurosport.