Zolder Round : Bhaitech McLaren tops first free practice

17 October 2014

For the first time this season a McLaren has topped a session of the Blancpain Sprint Series. Chris Van Der Drift drove the #61 Bhaitech McLaren to a 1’30.720 on a drying Zolder track. The New Zealander just pipped the #107 Beechdean AMR Aston Martin. In the hands of Andy Soucek the Series newcomer was only 0.146 slower than the McLaren. Another newcomer ended up in third, with Nicky Catsburg driving the #95 NSC Motorsports Lamborghini to a 1’31.095.

In Silver Cup Stefano Colombo in the #34 ROAL Motorsport BMW topped the rankings with a 1’32.631 laptime, while Marko Asmer drove the #177 GT Russian Team Mercedes to best time in Pro-Am Trophy in its first appearance in the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series.

Free practice 2 starts at 16:25.