New Am Class Ferrari Increases Field to 16 Cars for Sebring – Sportscar365

New Am Class Ferrari Increases Field to 16 Cars for Sebring – Sportscar365

Photo: SRO The usa The addition of a third Am class entry has boosted the

Photo: SRO The usa

The addition of a third Am class entry has boosted the Fanatec GT Planet Challenge The usa driven by AWS grid to 16 cars for this weekend’s penultimate round of the year at Sebring International Raceway.

Ferrari Problem North America entrants Triarsi Competizione will discipline a Ferrari 488 GT3 for sequence newcomers Charlie Scardina and Onofrio Triarsi.

The Bronze-rated pairing be a part of comprehensive-time rivals AF Corse with its No. 51 Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020 of Jean‐Claude Saada and Conrad Grunewald as nicely as TR3 Racing’s No. 10 Lamborghini Huracan GT3 Evo, which debuted at Highway The us with motorists Monthly bill Sweedler and John Megrue.

As envisioned, the No. 04 DXDT Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 Evo of George Kurtz and Colin Braun is absent for the 2nd consecutive weekend, though is anticipated to return for up coming month’s Indianapolis 8 Hour.

Inception Racing, which is again listed on the entry record, is also not expected to make the vacation to Florida to instead prioritize the future U.S. leg of the Intercontinental GT Obstacle run by Pirelli.

Other improvements considering that the previous spherical at Watkins Glen International incorporate the return of Dakota Dickerson to the No. 93 Racers Edge Motorsports Acura NSX GT3 Evo as perfectly as Rodrigo Revenue, who is again in the No. 77 Compass Racing Acura soon after quite a few races away thanks to his European Le Mans Collection commitments.

The two teams are coming off course victories in the most latest spherical at Watkins Glen International.

K-PAX Racing’s Jordan Pepper and Andrea Caldarelli will be on the lookout to clinch the Pro course title this weekend ahead of the Indy 8 Hour, which would make it possible for the Italian to push for his FFF Racing Crew in the joint GTWC The usa/IGTC round.

Pepper and Caldarelli at present hold a 63-point direct more than Turner Motorsport’s Robby Foley and Michael Dinan in second.

A utmost of 100 details even now continue being up for grabs when factoring in the Indy finale, which will award double details at the 3-hour mark of the race.

Pro-Am sees the Wright Motorsports pairing of Jan Heylen and Fred Poordad with a 58-point guide more than Taylor Hagler, that means the Heylen and Poordad could also theoretically lock up the championship this weekend. 

SRO America returns to Sebring for the first time because 2009 when it was operate in what was recognised as Pace Planet Problem competitors.

As a result, series officers have organized a pair of examination sessions on Thursday for competitors to re-acclimate or arrive to grips with the historic 3.7-mile airfield circuit.

In addition to GTWC America, Pirelli GT4 America and TC The usa driven by Skip Barber Racing School will also have factors-shelling out rounds, with GT The usa powered by AWS serving as an invitational, non-details celebration. 

Sebring serves as the substitution round for the canceled event at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, which was due to not characteristic GT America rivals. 

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