Brands Hatch owner MSV and championship promoter SRO have extended their deal to host the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup on the legendary Grand Prix circuit, it was announced. This means that the Kent circuit will continue to host a round of the series until at least 2019.
The 2017 Blancpain GT Series will run over ten weekends, and will see the best GT drivers and cars in action. But that is not all. Fans will also be able to enjoy fast-paced, action-packed races from several high-level championships which will be part of the support program for the Blancpain GT Series.
The SRO Motorsports Group is pleased to announce the extension of the partnership with T.M. Tecnologie Meccaniche Srl. The Italian parts producer becomes the title sponsor of the TM Performance 3 Hours of Monza, the opening round of the 2017 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup.
The second and final day of the Official Test Days for the 2017 Blancpain GT Series at the Circuit Paul Ricard saw plenty of running in excellent weather conditions, with lap times improving all day long. Eventually it was the #89 AKKA-ASP Mercedes-AMG that clocked the quickest time of two days of testing, lapping in 1’56.558.
The 2017 Blancpain GT Series continues its progression, with a record starting grid for all ten rounds of the series. The Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup will see an impressive number of drivers fight for the overall title, with the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup confirming its prestige by an ever-increasing number of Pro drivers.
The world’s biggest GT series just got bigger!