Belgian ace Nico Verdonck will compete for HTP Motorsport in the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series, with teammates Harold Primat and Maximilian Buhk, the reigning drivers’ champion of the Blancpain Endurance Series. He is accompanied by his long-time partner ALD Automotive. HTP Motorsport was victorious in the Total 24 Hours of Spa in 2013, as well as claiming both Pro-Am and Gentlemen Trophy titles in the FIA GT Series in association with Gravity Charouz.
Norbert Brückner (HTP Motorsport): “We are very happy that we can count on the support of ALD Automotive for the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series. We are looking forward to a new and successful season, with particular focus on the Total 24 Hours of Spa, in ALD Automotive’s home country.”
Nico Verdonck (driver): “I am delighted to be working again with my long-time and loyal partner ALD Automotive, who now give me the opportunity to drive a Mercedes SLS AMG GT3, one of the best and most successful GT cars of the last three years. I am looking forward to a great season in the Blancpain Endurance Series”
Miel Horsten (CEO ALD Automotive) : “We are going through very exciting times at ALD Automotive. Last year we became the market leader in Belgium and we celebrated our 1 Million Vehicle event worldwide just a few weeks ago. Joining forces with Nico and HTP Motorsport illustrates our ambition for the future and our willingness to continue to outperform.”