Italian GT Championship: GT4 victory and GT3 podium for BMW Team Italia

Italian GT Championship: GT4 victory and GT3 podium for BMW Team Italia

04.08.2020: The first event of this season’s Italian GT Sprint Championship at Misano (ITA) saw BMW Team Italia follow on where it left off at the opening Endurance round, which took place two weeks ago at Mugello (ITA).


The first event of this season’s Italian GT Sprint Championship at Misano (ITA) saw BMW Team Italia follow on where it left off at the opening Endurance round, which took place two weeks ago at Mugello (ITA).




In the GT3 class, Stefano Comandini (ITA) and Marius Zug (GER) finished runner-up in the BMW M6 GT3 on Saturday – the same position as they achieved at Mugello. On Sunday, the duo narrowly missed out on another podium, finishing fourth.



In the GT4 class, Francesco Guerra and Simone Riccitelli (both ITA) claimed their first win of the season on Saturday in the BMW M4 GT4 run by BMW Team Italia.



They were then forced to retire with a technical issue on Sunday. Paolo Meloni (SMR) of the W&D Racing Team ended the two races in seventh and fifth place.



Fifth place on Sunday earned him victory in the GT4-AM class.

 



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