Riccardo Agostini set for 2021 Italian GT opener at Monza

Riccardo Agostini set for 2021 Italian GT opener at Monza

28.04.2021: The Padova based racer returns to the series with Audi Sport Italia pairing with youngster Lorenzo Ferrari Riccardo Agostini is set for the Italian GT challenge as the 2021 season starts this weekend at Monza.

The Padova based racer returns to the series with Audi Sport Italia pairing with youngster Lorenzo Ferrari


          

Riccardo Agostini is set for the Italian GT challenge as the 2021 season starts this weekend at Monza.



The Italian racing driver, who turned 27 one week ago, returns to team Audi Sport Italia pairing with youngster Lorenzo Ferrari in a R8 LMS GT3 car to compete both in the Endurance and the Sprint series that kicks-off on Saturday.



Agostini, who was one of the front-runners in 2020 when he secured three victories at Misano and Mugello, has high expectation. The last year he finished second at Monza in the Endurance series and claimed a third and second position in the Sprint series event held on October.



With a strong 30-car grid, Monza is the first out of four Sprint series rounds and the first of eight Italian GT events. The two one-hour free practice sessions will get underway on Friday at 11.35 and 15.50. Qualifying one and two are scheduled on Saturday from 11.05. The first of two 50-minute plus one lap races will start at 17.50. Race 2 will commence on Sunday at 15.30.



Both races will be live streamed at www.acisport.it/CIGT and Facebook and YouTube pages.

          



Italian GT Sprint


01/02.05 Monza
05/06.06 Misano
04/05.09 Imola
09/10.10 Mugello



Italian GT Endurance


22/23.05 Pergusa
03/04.07 Mugello
18/19.09 Vallelunga
30/31.10 Monza

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