Five victories outside of six races, four pole positions, no mistakes and two very talented drivers: the duo formed by Rik Breukers and Axcil Jefferies, with the meticulous work of the team GDL Racing, dominated the 2017 Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East series during all 3 rounds with the calendar, in the first one out of Abu Dhabi in the Yas Marina circuit around the two main rounds held on the Dubai Autodrome on two different track layouts.
After winning Race 1, also in cost-free event within the Dubai Autodrome, that’s the very last round in the one-make series for Huracn Super Trofeos, both the young PRO drivers have got to the top part step of your podium, thus winning deservedly the main edition from the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East. “I’m sure ours was an ideal match – commented Rik Breukers, the eighteen-year-old Dutchman, an affiliate the Lamborghini Young Drivers Program -. Axcil i have two very different driving styles, but regardless of this we’re feeling the motor car just like and our race pace is fairly similar. Also, there’s the massive team performance with regard to data analysis and set-up, which allowed us to always reach the track using a perfect car.”. Same opinion for his teammate Axcil Jefferies, 22 year-old driver from Zimbabwe, at his first experience within the Huracn Super Trofeo after actively playing GP2 and GP3 Series: “To this day, we managed to handle the race perfectly and brought home a stupendous result. Rik would be a fantastic partner we would really like by way of thanking they GDL Racing and our race engineer, likely the best I’ve been able to. ”
Breukers and Jefferies won the championship during the PRO class with nine points well before another duo of young promises: the nineteen-year-old German, Carrie Schreiner, coming from the German Formula 4, and the Australian Richard Goddard, who may have knowledge of single-seaters in the process. While using car # 15 of FFF Racing Team by ACM, both the young drivers, at their in their absolute debut which includes a gran turismo racecar, arrived second overall inside Race 2 plus in the championship.
The PRO-AM class saw two crews fighting for that title: your car # 26 of Konrad Motorsport together with the German drivers Hendrik Still and Paul Scheuschner additionally, the car # 27 of GDL Racing Asia with Costantino Bertuzzi and Nigel Farmer in the driver’s seat. The second two drives finished Race 2 in ninth place overall and first during the PRO-AM class, nonetheless it weren’t enough to get the title, which was won with the German team.
The 2017 title inside AM category had recently been assigned in Race 1 on Friday, with Andrew Haryanto of your team GDL Racing who won due to a rising performance all over the three rounds in the championship. Not even attempt to do to the talented duo formed by Marco Antonelli and Davide Roda, who lost the title by only two points after a very good fourth place overall in Race 2 (as well as the victory in the AM class), and Andrew Haryanto, who got from the race because of a puncture.
Lastly, you can find Gabriele Murroni, an italian man , driver at his debut while in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo and competed inside Lamborghini Cup, the category reserved to rookies. Following this positive experience, Murroni normally takes part during the 2017 Super Trofeo Asia transpiring on April 7-9 in Sepang, Malaysia.