After the postponement due for a snowfall few weeks ago, Andrea Piccini and Marc VDS racing can finally debut for this season on Nurburgring racetrack. The tuscany driver will be in Germany on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 April to try the BMW Z4 GT3 along the circuit that will host the VLN races and then the famous 24 Hours. Andrea Piccini has already tested the german car in Jerez de la Frontera.
The tests done in Jerez de la Frontera and Vallelunga with the Z4 GT3 have clearly indicated that there is a new "German" in the racing career of Andrea Piccini. The driver from Sansepolcro, winner last year in the 24 Hours of Spa with Audi, has reached a new deal with BMW Motorsport: the italian driver, in fact, will race with belgian team Marc VDS in some events in 2013 as 24 Hours.
Three more days of testing with the BMW Z4 GT3 last week for Andrea Piccini. The tuscany driver was on Vallelunga racetrack with Marc VDS Racing Team in order to test both for Blancpain Endurance Series and Nurburgring 24 Hours. The all testing session was characterized by massive rain but the programme has been completed despite the few laps where Piccini was able to drive with dry tarmac. He trued both Pirelli and Michelin.
Important reward for Andrea Piccini: Sansepolcro, his hometown, has assigned to the 34 year old race car driver the award of "Sportsman of the Year" for the great results achieved in 2012: the victory in Spa 24 Hours on Audi R8 LMS Ultra together with Rene Rast and Frank Stippler. This prize of course virtually includes the GT1 team champions world title achieved the years before with Hexis Aston Martin and Christian Hohenadel. The delivery took.
After a long winter away from the racetracks, Andrea Piccini was back on track. Thursday February 14, in fact, the 34 year old driver from Sansepolcro - winner of the 2012 24 Hours of Spa - was called by BMW Motorsport to carry out a test session at the spanish track of Jerez de la Frontera, during the official pre-season testing session of the prestigious german brand. Andrea spent the whole afternoon at the wheel of the.