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Rob Huff aims for victory at Dubai

Rob Huff aims for victory at Dubai

10.01.2014: Rob Huff, Marc Basseng and René Münnich team up once again this weekend

Rob Huff, Marc Basseng and René Münnich team up once again this weekend for the Dubai 24 Hours race.


The trio shares the ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport 2012 FIA GT1-winning Mercedes-Benz SLS GT3 in the A6-Pro class.


Huff – who joined the LADA Sport Lukoil team for the 2014 WTCC – has been eager to expand his horizons by building a career in sportscars racing, having been inspired by his recent success in the 25 Hours of Thunderhill and his upcoming prototype debut in the 24 Hours of Daytona.


“My sportscars campaign is really gathering momentum and will be a fantastic sideline to my full-time programme with LADA Sport in the WTCC,” said Huff. “I had a fantastic season racing with ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport throughout 2013. We surpassed all expectations and I’m delighted to be reuniting with the team for the 24 Hours of Dubai.


With their exceptional record of winning the FIA GT1 World Championship title, I believe we can take the victory this weekend.”


Huff, Basseng and Münnich qualified in 12th position for the race. Better than them was Darryl O’Young who drives a Craft Racing Aston Martin Vantage and will start from seventh on the grid.


Amongst the other competitors in the Dubai 24 Hours are European Touring Car Cup racers Andreas Pfister and Patrick Wolf, who share a SEAT León Supercópa car and set the second fastest lap in the A3T class, just ahead of the Racing Divas Schubert BMW 320D of the all-female team that includes Paulien Zwart, Tom Coronel’s wife.          

       
- Fabio Ravaioli, photo FIA WTCC

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10.01.2014 / MaP

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