Photo credits: Thanks to Jan Erren from Manthey Racing via Johan Koning Hemmerling
VLN Round 2: Manthey Racing wins and Porsche sees its 911 GT3 R Hybrid on podium.
Round 2 of the endurance racing series VLN was held in the famous Nurburgring track this weekend.On the top of the podium was once again Team Manthey Racing with their #114 Porsche 911 GT3 R 997. This is now their second in a row win for this series so far.
Coming in 2nd place was the formidable Phoenix Racing with their #99 Audi R8 LMS.
In Round 1, they set the fastest lap of the day. In 3rd place, was again Team Manthey Racing but this time with their #740 Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid.
This was 3 spots higher than their finish in Round 1. Impressive advancements with their Hybrid technology. In 4th place was Black Falcon’s #1 Audi R8 LMS.
In regards to the BMW racecars, here’s how they did.
Team Schnitzer (BMW Motorsport) with their #743 BMW M3 which had a successful round 1 finishing in 3rd had issues this time and end up finishing in 46th place.
Team Schubert with their #91 BMW Z3 GT3 which placed 9th in the previous round have improved their spot this time around finishing in 6th place.
Round 3 will be in couple of weeks April 24th. To find out more about the series, goto www.VLN.de