Coppa Italia Turismo @ Imola - Butti and Guastamacchia share wins

Coppa Italia Turismo @ Imola - Butti and Guastamacchia share wins

12.05.2021: Marco Butti and Mauro Guastamacchia, both at the wheel of Hyundai i30 N cars, were the winners of the two Coppa Italia Turismo races at Imola.

Marco Butti and Mauro Guastamacchia, both at the wheel of Hyundai i30 N cars, were the winners of the two Coppa Italia Turismo races at Imola.

In Race 1, the 16-year-old Butti crossed the finish line in second position overall, sevent tenths behind a BMW M3, and won the TCR class from Carlotta Fedeli who overtook Alessio Aiello in the late stages of the race.

The second race saw BF Motorsport teammates Alberto Rodio and Sandro Pelatti fighting for the lead, but their Audi cars were soon passed by Aiello and Guastamacchia.

After a safety-car period to recover Pelatti's car from the gravel, Guastamacchia managed to beat Aiello in the final sprint. Andrea Argenti recovered from the bottom of the grid to finish third in his Opel Astra.

Race 1

1. M. Butti (Next Motorsport, Hyundai i30 N), 12 laps
2. C. Fedeli (RC Motorsport, Audi RS 3 LMS DSG), 2.082
3. A. Aiello (MM Motorsport, Honda Civic Type R), 2.764

Race 2

1. M. Guastamacchia (Aggressive Team, Hyundai i30 N), 12 laps
2. A. Aiello (MM Motorsport, Honda Civic Type R), 0.689
3. A. Argenti (South Italy Racing, Opel Astra), 10.449

Championship points

1. M. Guastamacchia 31 pts; 2. C. Fedeli 15; 3. A. Aiello 14

Fabio Ravaioli, photo  Actualfoto


12.05.2021 / MaP

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