Robin Frijns and Stuart Leonard take close win in qualifying race

3 June 2017

The qualifying race for the Zolder round of the Blancpain GT Series, probably the closest race of the season thus far, was won by the #17 Team WRT Audi of Robin Frijns and Stuart Leonard. The latter held off several other drivers through the second half of the race, crossing the line with 0.8 of a second in hand. The #90 AKKA ASP Mercedes-AMG of Marciello and Meadows finished in second, with the #2 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT R8 of Will Stevens and Markus Winkelhock in third.

Silver Cup honours went to the #42 Strakka Racing McLaren of Lewis Williamson and David Fumanelli, with Piti Bhirombhakdi and Carlo Van Dam taking their first win in Pro-Am Cup at the wheel of the #39 Kessel Racing TP12 Ferrari.