Sunday, November 3, 2013

Brazilian GT: Victory for Ebrahim Motors Audi R8 LMS ultra in Argentina race two

By Johan Laubscher

Round seven of the Brazilian GT Championship (South American GT Championship) concluded with the second race in Argentina today. It was a victorious end to the event for Ebrahim Motors and their Audi R8 LMS ultra.

Ebrahim Motors entered their #20 Audi R8 LMS ultra for the seventh round hosted at Autódromo Juan y Oscar Gálvez in Argentina. The car was driven by Wagner Ebrahim and Felipe Tozzo. They showed good pace all weekend and achieved two front row starting positions. Ebrahim took second on the grid for race one and Tozzo took pole position for race two.

The first race late on Saturday saw the Audi from Ebrahim Motors crossing the finish line in second place. Race two was held on Sunday and the Audi R8 LMS ultra lined up in pole position. They led the race from the drop of the flag and maintained the lead after the pitstop phase. The championship’s visit to Argentina concluded with a well deserved victory for Wagner Ebrahim and Felipe Tozzo in the second race. It was a dominant victory for the team.

The Brazilian GT Championship will now be heading to the season finale, which will be hosted at Mogi Guaçu in São Paulo: 5-6 December 2013.