Mercedes Titles, class victories, podiums and vital championship points in Italy and Belgium

09.10.2019: Francesca Linossi and Stefano Colombo (both ITA) have won the Pro-Am Endurance Championship title in the Italian GT Championship. At the Autodromo Internazionale del Mugello last weekend, the two drivers together with Daniel Zampieri (ITA) in the number 2

Francesca Linossi and Stefano Colombo (both ITA) have won the Pro-Am Endurance Championship title in the Italian GT Championship. At the Autodromo Internazionale del Mugello last weekend, the two drivers together with Daniel Zampieri (ITA) in the number 21 Mercedes-AMG GT3 finished third in the general classification and first in the GT3A class.

This result in the last Endurance race of the season was enough to clinch the Pro-Am title for the Antonelli Motorsport duo. Their team-mates Ricardo Agostini, Alessio Rovera (both ITA) and Alexander Moiseev (RUS) in the number 22 sister car were fourth overall.

There was also a P4 in class for the number 208 Mercedes-AMG GT4 driven by Luca Magnoni (ITA) and Aleksander Schjerpen (NOR). Magnoni and Schjerpen complete the Endurance season of the Italian GT Championship as runners-up in the GT4 classification.

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport also celebrated a class victory in the Belcar Endurance Championship: after 125 minutes of racing at the Zolder Circuit, Michael Cool (BEL) crossed the finish line in his Mercedes-AMG GT4 as first in class and sixth overall.

The VEIDEC Silver Eagle Racing by GetSpeed driver scored vital points towards the championship. He and team-mate Bart Van Samang (BEL) are currently second in the Belcar 4 class on 137 points behind the Mercedes-AMG GT4 pairing of Wim Spinoy (BEL) and Kenneth Heyer (GER) on 140 points. After five races, there is just one weekend left, the grand finale at Assen.

The performance and sports car brand from Affalterbach was also represented in the last race event of this year's GT4 Scandinavia season, Victor Bouveng and Mats Ek Tidstrand (both SWE) in the number 71 Mercedes-AMG GT4 finished the first race in seventh place. In Race 2, they narrowly missed out on a podium in P4. The Eken Motorsport duo end the campaign in fifth place on 131 points.


Jochen Übler -


09.10.2019 / MaP

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