Maserati team claims FIA GT championship at Zolder
Date: Monday, October 26 @ 22:58:09 CDT
Topic: Event News
Germany's Vitaphone Maserati team completed a perfect weekend in the FIA GT Championship finale at Zolder in Belgium, claiming the overall race win and the GT1-class drivers' crown.
Alessandro Pier Guidi and Matteo Bobbi dominated the two-hour event to notch their first victory together, while team boss Michael Bartels and Andrea Bertolini sealed the title with a conservative drive. Third place--behind their title rivals Mike Hezemans and Anthony Kumpen in the PK-Carsport Chevrolet Corvette--gave them the crown by two points. A 30-second time penalty imposed after the race did not affect their final finishing position.
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