• 03-JUN-2012

Wet Silverstone puts Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo four-wheel drive to the test as European series travels to Great Britain

The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo arrived in Silverstone for roundsthree and four of the 2012 European series. Wet conditions failed to dampthe spirits of the Pro Am and Am competitors, with more than half the 17-strong grid challenging within the Am category of the gentleman driverseries.Race one, Sunday 3 JuneRace one of the Silverstone rounds of the Lamborghini Blancpain SuperTrofeo was officially declared wet and started behind the safety car, whichonly came into the pits after the first fifteen minutes when green flags wereshown. Pole-holder Dimitri Enjalbert (#69) pulled away at the front and afterthe first lap was already three seconds clear of Cédric Leimer (#63). Otherswere less happy in the treacherous conditions and spun their cars, withAndrej Barcak (#55) hitting the wall at the exit of Chapel on to HangarStraight on lap five.