PCCD: Thomas Preining wins and now leads a championship

Posted on 12. Aug, 2018 by in Porsche Canada

The Austrian Thomas Preining (BWT Lechner Racing) won Sunday’s competition during a Nürburgring, violence his closest opposition Michael Ammermüller (D/BWT Lechner Racing). Although a dual Lechner drivers are tied for points, Preining ranks initial interjection to his aloft array of wins. “Victory and now points’ personality – we couldn’t be happier. My start was good and we managed to lift transparent of a field,” pronounced Preining. After Jaap outpost Lagen (Förch Racing) won Saturday’s race, a Dutchman finished turn 8 in third.

This weekend, a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland distinguished a premiere as support to a AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix. As partial of a festival for ancestral vehicles, a sum of 27 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup racers rolled onto a grid. In fever and a heat of 24-degrees Celsius, Preining led a margin of 485-hp nine-elevens into a race. From a second grid spot, Ammermüller done an glorious start, however a motorist from Linz was even faster and shielded his lead. As a competition progressed, a span pennyless divided from their competitors. Ammermüller waited for a 20-year-old to make a mistake, however Preining reason his belligerent to measure a lights-to-flag feat after 16 laps. Seasoned Porsche dilettante Ammermüller swept over a line in second, 1.5 seconds behind. “Unfortunately we didn’t conduct to get past Thomas Preining during a start and during a competition there was no possibility to make a critical attack,” pronounced Ammermüller.

Van Lagen, a personality of a prior day’s race, started from third on a grid and shielded his position to a flag. “Two podiums on one weekend is a super result. we attempted to hang to Michael Ammermüller’s fender though there was no chance. The critical thing was that we managed to reason my possess opposite Larry 10 Voorde,” announced a Förch driver. Dutchman Larry 10 Voorde (Team Deutsche Post by Project 1) finished fourth on a storied circuit in a Eifel, with fifth place going to a best rookie, Dylan Pereira (Lechner Racing) from Luxembourg.

911 GT3 Cup, Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland, competition 8, Nürburgring, 2018, Porsche AG

The five-time Le Mans personality Derek Bell waved a checkered flag

Sixth place was assigned by Pereira’s teammate Jean-Baptiste Simmenauer from France. Porsche maestro Robert Lukas (Förch Racing) from Poland cumulative seventh forward of his compatriot Igor Walilko (Raceunion). The best pledge motorist of a day was Carlos Rivas (L/Black Falcon Team TMD Friction) forward of Stefan Rehkopf (D/Cito Pretiosa). Germany’s Jörn Schmidt-Staade (Cito Pretiosa) saw a dwindle on a 4.638-kilometre racetrack as third in a pledge class.

The famous Porsche gourmet Magnus Walker and motorsport fable Derek Bell visited a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland as special guests. The five-time Le Mans personality waved a checkered dwindle on Sunday and handed a winner’s prize to Preining. Also presenting a trophies on a lectern were a AvD sports boss and former DTM champion Volker Strycek as good as Michael Dreiser, a Head of Porsche’s one-make crater series.

Scoring 5 wins, Preining warranted 159 points

After 8 races, Preining now leads a championship of a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland. Scoring 5 wins, a youngster warranted 159 points. Despite being tied for points, Ammermüller has usually dual wins to his credit and therefore ranks second. Ten Voorde lies third with 106 points. Leading a rookie category is Pereira with 134 points. With 172 points, Schmidt-Staade is a personality of a pledge classification.

The subsequent double-header of a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland will be contested as support to a ADAC GT Masters. From 17-19 August, a inhabitant one-make crater travels to a Circuit Park Zandvoort on a Dutch North Sea coast. These dual rounds will be home races for 10 Voorde (Boekelo) and outpost Lagen from Ede.

Round 7 of a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland was electrifying from start to finish: Jaap outpost Lagen (Förch Racing) crossed a finish line initial during Saturday’s competition in a Eifel 0.3 seconds forward of Porsche Junior Thomas Preining (A/BWT Lechner Racing). This noted a initial win of a deteriorate for a Dutchman Jaap outpost Lagen. “I had a marvellous start and that was a pivotal to success. After a start, a competition incited flattering tough and my rivals kept me underneath consistent pressure. we was unequivocally happy to see a checkered flag,” pronounced outpost Lagen. Third place went to a stream personality in a championship Michael Ammermüller (D/BWT Lechner Racing) in his 485 hp Porsche 911 GT3 Cup.

For a initial time in a 29-year history, a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland was contested as support to a AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix. The classical automobile festival is one of a world’s many renouned events for ancestral vehicles and attracts a vast array of engine racing fans to a Eifel. In 20 degrees Celsius and sunshine, Preining took adult a competition from stick position. Starting from a second grid spot, Van Lagen took a inside line in a initial dilemma and, interjection to a mortar start, swept past Preining. Ammermüller on a third grid mark finished a heading pack, with these 3 delivering a retaining quarrel over 16 laps to a flag. In path eleven Ammermüller managed to get past his teammate, though a counterattack saw Preining retake P2 in a penultimate lap. Preining afterwards set his sights on a heading outpost Lagen, however a seasoned Porsche dilettante managed to successfully deflect off all attacks to a finish. “I got divided good during a start, though Jaap outpost Lagen was even faster. we attempted all to pass him. Jaap showed his knowledge and resisted my attacks with a tough though satisfactory fight,” pronounced Preining.

Thomas Preining, Jaap outpost Lagen, Michael Ammermüller (l-r), competition 7, Nurburgring, 2018, Porsche AG

Thomas Preining, Jaap von Lagen, Michael Ammermüller, l-r

Ammermüller took a dwindle 0.6 seconds bashful of Preining. So distant this deteriorate a motorist from Rotthalmünster in Germany has clinched lectern formula during 6 of 7 races. “There was a lot of paint-swapping between a vehicles currently and that was flattering risky. It was a formidable race, though eventually we have to live with third place,” pronounced Ammermüller. Fourth place on a storied circuit in a Eifel went to Larry 10 Voorde (Team Deutsche Post by Project 1) from a Netherlands forward of Igor Walilko (Raceunion), with a Polish motorist final a competition as a best rookie.

Sixth place was assigned by Toni Wolf (Car Collection Motorsport). Taking adult a competition from P15, a 19-year-old German launched an considerable assign by a margin to grasp his best outcome of a deteriorate so far. His compatriot Richard Wagner from a Raceunion patrol cumulative seventh place, with Jacob Eidson (USA/Team Project 1) claiming eighth on a 4.638-kilometre racetrack. Germany’s Stefan Rehkopf (Cito Pretiosa) scored initial in a pledge class, relegating his compatriot and teammate Jörn Schmidt-Staade to second place. Third in a category went to Carlos Rivas (Black Falcon Team TMD Friction) from Luxembourg.

Magnus Walker waved checkered flag

The Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland enjoyed a revisit from Magnus Walker. The zealous Porsche fan assimilated Volker Strycek, a horde and AvD sports president, on a lectern to benefaction a trophies. Walker also waved a checkered dwindle during a Nürburgring.

After 7 races, Ammermüller is a “half-time champion” of a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland. The 32-year-old leads a altogether sequence with dual wins and 139 points. Preining sits second only 5 points in arrears. Third in a championship is assigned by 10 Voorde. The 21-year-old has warranted 93 points so far. The rookie category is led by Dylan Pereira (L/Lechner Racing) with 109 points. Schmidt-Staade ranks initial in a pledge category with 156 points.

race 8:
1. Thomas Preining (A/BWT Lechner Racing)
2. Michael Ammermüller (D/BWT Lechner Racing)
3. Jaap outpost Lagen (NL/Förch Racing)
4. Larry 10 Voorde (NL/Team Deutsche Post by Project 1)
5. Dylan Pereira (L/Lechner Racing)
6. Jean-Baptiste Simmenauer (F/Lechner Racing)
7. Robert Lukas (PL/Förch Racing)
8. Igor Walilko (PL/Raceunion)
9. Henric Skoog (S/Raceunion)
10. Gustav Malja (S/Team Deutsche Post by Project 1)

race 7:
1. Jaap outpost Lagen (NL/Förch Racing)
2. Thomas Preining (A/BWT Lechner Racing)
3. Michael Ammermüller (D/BWT Lechner Racing)
4. Larry 10 Voorde (NL/Team Deutsche Post by Project 1)
5. Igor Walilko (PL/Raceunion)
6. Toni Wolf (D/Car Collection Motorsport)
7. Richard Wagner (D/Raceunion)
8. Jacob Eidson (USA/Team Project 1)
9. Jean-Baptiste Simmenauer (F/Lechner Racing)
10. Tim Zimmermann (D/Black Falcon Team TMD Friction)

Drivers’ classification
1. Thomas Preining (A/BWT Lechner Racing), 159 points
2. Michael Ammermüller (D/BWT Lechner Racing), 159 points
3. Larry 10 Voorde (NL/Team Deutsche Post by Project 1), 106 points

Round 8 of a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland will also run as support to a AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix. Preining heads into a competition from stick position. The competition starts on a Nürburgring during midday internal time.

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