Thiriet By Tds Racing wins ELMS round 2 at Imola
European Le Mans Series second round was held this weekend at Imola Circuit and ended with a win of Thiriet By Tds Racing team.
French team’s Oreca 05 – Nissan with the drivers Mathias Beche, Ryo Hirakawa and Pierre Thiriet triumphed in the 4-hour race held at very wet track, beating G-Drive Racing (Simon Dolan, Giedo van der Garde and Harry Tincknell) by almost 20 seconds. Third place won American team DragonSpeed (Ben Henley, Henrik Hedman and Nicolas Lapierre).
LMP3 and GTE
United Autosport’s car #2 Nissan with Alex Brundle, Christian England and Mike Guasch as a drivers, won the LMP3 class while in GTE class the fastest was Proton Competition’s Porsche #77 (Mike Hedlund, Wolf Henzler and Robert Renauer).
Next round of the European Le Mans Series will go on at Red Bull Ring at 17th of July.