Pepper wins twice
Jordan Lee Pepper celebrated a double victory after a convincing performance at the first weekend of the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup season. The 17-year-old South African won the first race on the Hockenheimring ahead of Sweden’s Victor Bouveng. In the second race on Sunday afternoon, Pepper was victorious in glorious sunshine, finishing almost 1.2 seconds ahead of Germany’s Manuel Fahnauer.
Victory in the Junior classification went to Denmark’s Nicolaj Møller Madsen. Guest starter Pierre Casiraghi delighted spectators with a strong performance. After finishing 22nd in the first race, Princess Caroline of Hanover’s son improved in the second round to finish in position 20.