Saturday, June 6, 2015

GT Tour: Pole position and 1-2 Audi in race 2 qualifying at Spa-Francorchamps

By Tarek Ramchani

A great pole position for the Audi brand in the French GT Tour series at Spa-Francorchamps. Sébastien Loeb Racing was the fastest in the second qualifying session.

Fastest car in Q2 was the #3 Audi R8 LMS ultra. The car shared by Mike Parisy, David Hallyday and Philippe Gaillard. This the first pole position this year in GT Tour for the Sebastien Loeb's owned team.

Second fastest in the session was the #23 Audi R8 LMS ultra from Sainteloc Racing with drivers Christopher Haase, Marc Sourd and Jean-Paul Buffin.

The second Sebastien Loeb Racing Audi entry was inside the Top 10. The #5 R8 LMS ultra driven by Christophe Hamon, Christian Bottemanne and Lonni Martins was tenth fastest.

Earlier in the first qualifying session, the best ranked Audi R8 LMS ultra was the #7 car from Team Speecar. The car in the hands of Claude Degremont, Rémy Deguffroy and Laurent Cazenave was sixth fastest.

The first race will be held later this afternnon

Photo credit: Sebastien Loeb Racing / V-Images / GT Tour