Sprint Cup heads to Hungaroring
There are only two weeks to the penultimate round of Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup at the Hungaroring track, on August 25th-27th.
HTP Motorsport (Mercedes) is leading the overall Teams standings with a five-points gap over Team WRT (Audi) and Grasser Racing Team (Lamborghini).
Last year’s Hungaroring winner Maxi Buhk (Mercedes-AMG Team HTP Motorsport) heads to Hungary leading the overall Driver’s standings and sharing the first place with his team mate Frank Perera, five points ahead of Markus Winkelhock and Will Stevens (Belgian Audi Club Team WRT) and seven points ahead of Stuart Leonard (Team WRT) in third position.
In the PRO-AM category Rinaldi Racing is on top (83 points) closely followed by Kessel Racing (82 points) and AKKA ASP (60 points). Daniel Keilwitz/Alexander Mattschull (Rinaldi Racing), Carlo Van Dam/Piti Bhirombhakdi (Kessel Racing TP12) and Michael Broniszewski/Giacomo Piccini (Kessel Racing) are the top-3 pairings in the PRO-AM driver’s classification with 77, 73 and 62 points respectively.
For the second time, the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup is one of the highlights of the Hungarian Truck Fest hosting a wealth of attractions for fans and participants.
The racing action starts on Friday, August 25th with the free practice of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup at 10:00 and continues with the FIA European Truck Racing Championship’s free practice. Furthermore, fans can enjoy track action with Blancpain GT Sports Club who will take to the circuit for their first free practice on Saturday.