International GT Open Monza 2017

As usual at the end of September, and after having hosted major GT3 championships during the season, Monza circuit has been the venue of italian round of the International GT Open. The entry list has seen more than twenty cars for about twenty teams as well this year, a pretty good starting lineup compared than last year. The weekend had two races, the first on saturday of 70 minutes plus one lap, the second on sunday with a shorter of 60 minutes plus one lap. In race 1, Wessex Vehicles no. 30 (Lamborghini Gallardo GT3) got the victory with drivers Dolby and Morris ahead of Imperiale Racing no. 63 (Venturini/Mapelli) and Balfe Motorsport no. 22 (Balfe/Bell). Lamborghini manufacturer was absolute dominant in first race because of having placed five cars in the top nine positions.
In race 2, a terrific one-two podium place for RACE/BMW Teo Martin with car no. 51 (Beirao da Veiga/Farfus) which got the victory ahead of teammate car no. 65 (Bouveng/Rueda). The lowest podium place went to Spirit of Race no. 488 with drivers Ramos and Mac.
PRO-AM class races were respectively won by Balfe Motorsport no. 22 (Balfe/Bell) on saturday and Garage 59 no. 88 (West/Ledogar) on sunday, so both wins got to McLaren 650S GT3 managed by english teams.

Linkwww.gtopen.netLocationAutodromo Nazionale Monza (Monza, Italy)DateSeptember 29th / October 1st, 2017

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