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Bortolotti and Engelhart take win and championship lead

7 May 2017

#63 Grasser Racing Team Lamborghini-duo Mirko Bortolotti and Christian Engelhart completed a perfect Brands Hatch weekend with a clear win in an eventful main race of the third round of the 2017 Blancpain GT Series. The Lamborghini-drivers led from start to finish, eventually beating the #17 Team WRT and #2 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT Audis. With Franck Perera and Maxi Buhk finishing in seventh, Bortolotti and Engelhart are now the new leaders in the Blancpain GT Series driver standings.

Fabian Schiller and Jules Szymkowiak took fourth overall and the Silver Cup win, at the wheel of the #85 HTP Motorsport Mercedes-AMG, with Daniel Keilwitz and Alexander Mattschull again claiming top honours in the Pro-Am Cup with their #333 Rinaldi Racing Ferrari.