Glorax Racing at Le Castellet to defend the BES Championship Am Cup leadership

The task for Glorax Racing will be to defend the first place both in Teams and Drivers standings.


Lugano (CH). The goal for the Swiss team is clear: to pass the halfway point of the Blancpain Endurance Championship keeping the leadership both in Teams and Drivers Am Cup standings. The French Paul Ricard circuit, which hosts the BES Championship with the prestigious 1000 Km, was also the place in early season of the official tests which given to Glorax Racing good sensations. So… after the third place in the inaugural race at Monza and the second place at Silverstone, who knows this progression could continues at Le Castellet…

Glorax Racing has an advantage of eight points on the immediate pursuers, the same margin they have Birzhin, Mancini and Mastronardi. It’s clear that it’s essential to cross the finish line.
The weekend program will begin with the free practices scheduled Friday June 19 at 10.00 and at 13.15, then it continues with the pre qualifying at 16.15; the qualifying will be Saturday June 20 from 10.05 and the 6 hours main race will start at 17.00.

Blancpain Endurance Series will be covered worldwide by TV with a fast moving mix of live broadcasts and reports: at Le Castellet Eurosport and Raisport will provide lives and highlights, while the Blancpain GT Series official website will give live streaming full coverage.

Andrey Birzhin:

“We are coming from two podiums in two races and this constant performance given us the first place in Championship. It’s obvious we have to keep this trend and to cross the finish line at Le Castellet is our goal. However I miss the victory…”