Alessandro Zanardi finishes his entrance competition in a BMW M6 GT3 in a clever sixth position.

Posted on 15. Oct, 2016 by in BMW Canada

Mugello (IT), 15th Oct 2016. Alessandro Zanardi (IT) is behind in
a competition cockpit. This weekend, a 49-year aged BMW works motorist and
BMW code envoy is competing in his initial ever races in a new
BMW M6 GT3. Zanardi is competing in a deteriorate culmination of a Italian
GT Championship in Mugello (IT). The automobile is entered by BMW Team Italia
and ROAL Motorsport and was specifically mutated by BMW Motorsport.

 

Despite a fact that he had not raced for over a year in sequence to
entirely concentration on para-cycling, and that Mugello outlines his entrance in the
BMW M6 GT3, Zanardi was again quick from a word go. After claiming
third position in Friday’s initial giveaway use session, a Italian
competent eighth on a grid for Saturday’s competition and cumulative P3 on the
second quarrel for Sunday’s encounter. Saturday’s competition was hold over 48
minutes, and enclosed a imperative array stop. The final stages
generally became flattering hectic, though Zanardi called on all his
knowledge and brought his BMW M6 GT3 home in a clever sixth place.

 

“It is an unimaginable feeling to be behind behind a circle – and to
competition this pleasing BMW M6 GT3,” pronounced Zanardi. “The automobile is fantastic.
It is a really absolute appurtenance and like a rocket down a true –
and it handles as good as we remember from a BMW Z4 GT3. After not
carrying raced for some-more than one year, we had no problems during all in
removing adult to speed. My initial competition in a BMW M6 GT3 was very
competitive. Finishing in sixth position is positively a really good
result. we have to acknowledge that in a early stages of a competition we did not
have accurately a feeling in a automobile that we was anticipating for. Probably we
did not get a tyre pressures totally right. But towards a finish I
was one of a fastest cars out there. So this for certain is very
enlivening and we am certain we can do even improved than P6. That is
a devise for tomorrow, when we will start from third on a grid.”

 

Zanardi’s appearance in a Italian GT Championship culmination will be
a triple anniversary celebration: subsequent weekend, on 23rd October, the
BMW works motorist will applaud his 50th birthday. In addition, BMW
Italy is celebrating a 50th anniversary this year and a 100th
birthday of a BMW Group. The automobile facilities a special livery,
for these anniversaries as good as a bullion and china medals
Zanardi has won in Rio de Janeiro in September.

 

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