Pilots YUKOS - Freisinger intend to break traditionthe Third stage of the international championship on auto racing FIA GT in these days off will collect the participants on the French line Circuit de Nevers - Magny Cours in 12 kilometres from the city of Never. Today, on April, 29th, pilots of command YUKOS GT Alexey Vasilev and Nikolay Fomenko have taken off for Paris. From tomorrow they will begin preparation for the next three-hour race.
autodrome in Mani - Kure has been opened in 1961 and with 1991 annually accepts French Gran - At the Formula - 1. Championship FIA GT became the constant visitor on this line also - this year he will visit Mani - Hens in the fifth time. Therefore the autodrome is perfectly known to the majority of participants of the championship as for some of pilots it “house“ and is well familiar to them on the French championship GT. Alexey Vasilevu and Nikolay Fomenko more than once had to happen on this line: not only within the limits of races FIA GT, but also on tests.“ The heavy line with very slippery covering, - responds about Mani - Kure Alexey Vasilev. - the Most interesting and dangerous turn - starting, in it is won by the one who is more courageous ”. For the last years when FIA GT“stayed“in Mani - Kure, spectators could observe many interesting overtakings and entertainment struggle, this tendency for certain will proceed and in this uik - end.
will Participate in the third stage FIA GT of 2004 27 cars, 8 from which are declared in class N - GT. Their number includes two cars of Porsche 996 GT3 - RSR commands YUKOS - Freisinger, numbers 50 (pilots of Stefan Ortelli and Emmanuel Kolla) and 77 (Alexey Vasilev and Nikolay Fomenko), and also the third Porsche in colours YUKOS GT under control of Sashi Maasena and Lukasa Lura who receives points on account of command Freisinger Motorpda. sport. It is connected by that under regulations points for each command can earn no more than two cars. Four more commands acting on Porsche, and also one Ferrari 360 Modena become contenders of these crews.
Three years on end cars of this mark won in offset N - GT at stages in Mani - Kure, but this time Porsche, and first of all command YUKOS - Freisinger, firmly intend to break this tradition. After first two stages of the championship the Russian team is in the lead in offset N - GT, and in France will use the best efforts again to increase the separation. It is possible to say with confidence that for the first place in Mani - Kures, as well as in the last two races, will be overcome duets of Ortelli/ with Kolla and Maasen/ Lur. The basic competition to the Russian crew of Vasileva/ Fomenko pilots Christian Peskatori and Fabritsio de, most likely, will make Simone on Ferrari of command GPC Giesse Squadra Corse.