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Blancpain Championship Comes to Silverstone


The Blancpain Endurance Series is back in action this weekend. After the endurance championship got underway in Monza, the series comes to Silverstone with several Ferraris entered in two of the three categories, Pro-Am Cup and Gentlemen Trophy.

In the Pro-Am Cup, there are six Ferrari 458 Italia GT3s entered. Based on Monza form the one to watch could be the number 90 car of Scuderia Villorba Corse, which can count on the ability of Andrea Rizzoli, Stefano Gai and Francesco Castellacci, who came second in Monza in April. Also on the Monza podium were Andrew Danyliw, Simon Knap and Andrea Sonvico, who race Ferrari number 50 at Silverstone for the AF Corse team.

As for the Gentlemen Trophy, there are five Ferraris. At Silverstone, the 458 Italia to keep an eye on will be the GT Corse by Rinaldi car in the hands of Alexander Mattschull and Frank Schmickler, winners at Monza, but there are also two AF Corse cars as well as entries from Sport Garage and Kessel Racing.

Source: Ferrari Media