Rink, Brink and Leisen are VLN champions for 2018
The 43rd DMV Münsterlandpokal was the last round of the 2018 VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring. Christopher Rink, Danny Brink and Phillipp Leisen, a trio in the #490 BMW 325i of Pixum Team Adrenalin Motorsport became the champions after they scored the sixth win of the season in the V4 class for production cars over 2.500 ccm.
Pixum Team Adrenalin Motorsport also took the second place in the championship with Norbert Fischer, Christian Konnerth and Daniel Zils in the #444 Porsche Cayman which competes in V5 class. Third place in the championship went to Stephan Köhler and Christian Kohlhaas, who raced in SP8 class in the #139 Ferrari 458.
The overall victory in the last race of the season went to Klaus Bachler and Martin Ragginger in the #4 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Falken Motorsports. It’s the second win of the season for Falken Motorsports.
A duo in the #4 Porsche completed 28 laps at Nurburgring Nordschleife and defeated by just five seconds the #47 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of HTP Motorsport, driven by Maximilian Götz, Raffaele Marciello and Patrick Assenheimer. Black Falcon’s Hubert Haupt, Yelmer Buurman and Luca Stolz finished third in the #6 Mercedes.
With two victories in the season and two third-place finishes, Falken Motorsports has won the VLN Speed Trophy, the special classification for the top vehicles of the series.