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The 2010 FIA GT1 Nürburgring round was an auto racing event held at the Nürburgring Grand Prix circuit, Nürburg, Germany on 27–29 August 2010. It served as the sixth round of the 2010 FIA GT1 World Championship season, and was supported by several series including the GT4 European Cup, ADAC GT Masters, and ATS Formel 3 Cup.

Darren Turner and Tomáš Enge of Young Driver Aston Martin swept the weekend, earning pole position in qualifying and winning both the Qualifying Race and Championship Race.

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QualifyingEdit

Teammates Darren Turner and Tomáš Enge each led one of the three qualifying sessions as the No. 7 Young Driver AMR Aston Martin earned pole position in the final session by over 0.4 seconds ahead of the No. 24 Reiter Lamborghini. Championship leaders Michael Bartels and Andrea Bertolini of the Vitaphone Racing Team qualified fifth.

Qualifying resultEdit

For qualifying, Driver 1 participates in the first and third sessions while Driver 2 participates in only the second session. The fastest lap for each session is indicated with bold. Note that four cars were penalised for using excessive sections of runoff outside the circuit during qualifying. Stewards demoted the No. 3 Swiss Racing, No. 8 Young Driver, No. 34 Hegersport, and No. 38 Münnich entries three grid positions.

Pos No. Driver 1 Team Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Grid
Driver 2
1 7   Darren Turner   Young Driver AMR 1:57.479 1:57.182 1:57.155 1
  Tomáš Enge
2 24   Peter Kox   Reiter 1:58.402 1:57.792 1:57.596 2
  Christopher Haase
3 38   Dominik Schwager   All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport 1:57.888 1:57.904 1:57.858 6
  Nicky Pastorelli
4 13   Marc Hennerici   Phoenix Racing / Carsport 1:57.742 1:57.764 1:57.916 3
  Alexandros Margaritis
5 1   Andrea Bertolini   Vitaphone Racing Team 1:58.571 1:57.793 1:58.467 4
  Michael Bartels
6 34   Bert Longin   Triple H Team Hegersport 1:58.638 1:57.780 1:57.688 9
  Alessandro Pier Guidi
7 25   Ricardo Zonta   Reiter 1:58.558 1:57.737 1:59.011 5
  Frank Kechele
8 8   Christoffer Nygaard   Young Driver AMR 1:58.552 1:57.292 No Time 11
  Stefan Mücke
9 23   Michael Krumm   Sumo Power GT 1:57.822 1:57.991 7
  Peter Dumbreck
10 11   Xavier Maassen   Mad-Croc Racing 1:57.834 1:58.047 8
  Jos Menten
11 6   Nicolas Prost   Matech Competition 1:58.743 1:58.253 10
  Neel Jani
12 10   Clivio Piccione   Hexis AMR 1:58.107 1:58.523 12
  Jonathan Hirschi
13 9   Yann Clairay   Hexis AMR 1:57.171 1:58.642 13
  Frédéric Makowiecki
14 3   Karl Wendlinger   Swiss Racing Team 1:58.226 1:59.086 16
  Henri Moser
15 37   Marc Basseng   All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport 1:57.933 1:59.430 14
  Thomas Jäger
16 40   Maxime Martin   Marc VDS Racing Team 1:58.312 1:59.606 15
  Bas Leinders
17 4   Seiji Ara   Swiss Racing Team 1:59.008 17
  Max Nilsson
18 2   Miguel Ramos   Vitaphone Racing Team 1:59.037 18
  Enrique Bernoldi
19 22   Warren Hughes   Sumo Power GT 1:59.094 19
  Jamie Campbell-Walter
20 33   Altfrid Heger   Triple H Team Hegersport 1:59.128 20
  Alex Müller
21 12   Mika Salo   Mad-Croc Racing 1:59.202 21
  Pertti Kuismanen
22 5   Thomas Mutsch   Matech Competition 1:59.211 22
  Richard Westbrook
23 41   Renaud Kuppens   Marc VDS Racing Team 1:59.300 23
  Markus Palttala

RacesEdit

Qualifying RaceEdit

Race resultEdit

Pos No. Team Drivers Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired
1 7   Young Driver AMR   Tomáš Enge
  Darren Turner
Aston Martin 28
2 13   Phoenix Racing / Carsport   Marc Hennerici
  Alexandros Margaritis
Corvette 28 −10.356
3 24   Reiter   Peter Kox
  Christopher Haase
Lamborghini 28 −20.342
4 25   Reiter   Ricardo Zonta
  Frank Kechele
Lamborghini 28 −32.077
5 10   Hexis AMR   Clivio Piccione
  Jonathan Hirschi
Aston Martin 28 −36.317
6 5   Matech Competition   Thomas Mutsch
  Richard Westbrook
Ford 28 −47.167
7 2   Vitaphone Racing Team   Miguel Ramos
  Enrique Bernoldi
Maserati 28 −52.861
8 6   Matech Competition   Nicolas Prost
  Neel Jani
Ford 28 −58.076
9 8   Young Driver AMR   Stefan Mücke
  Christoffer Nygaard
Aston Martin 28 −58.793
10 1   Vitaphone Racing Team   Michael Bartels
  Andrea Bertolini
Maserati 28 −1:15.659
11 38   All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport   Nicky Pastorelli
  Dominik Schwager
Lamborghini 28 −1:19.473
12 41   Marc VDS Racing Team   Renaud Kuppens
  Markus Palttala
Ford 28 −1:21.675
13 33   Triple H Team Hegersport   Altfrid Heger
  Alex Müller
Maserati 28 −1:41.826
14 3   Swiss Racing Team   Karl Wendlinger
  Henri Moser
Nissan 28 −1:51.267
15 12   Mad-Croc Racing   Pertti Kuismanen
  Mika Salo
Corvette 28 −1:51.801
16 22   Sumo Power GT   Warren Hughes
  Jamie Campbell-Walter
Nissan 28 −1:55.947
17 4   Swiss Racing Team   Max Nilsson
  Seiji Ara
Nissan 27 −1 Lap
18 11   Mad-Croc Racing   Xavier Maassen
  Jos Menten
Corvette 24 −4 Laps
19
DNF
40   Marc VDS Racing Team   Bas Leinders
  Maxime Martin
Ford 5 Damage
20
DNF
23   Sumo Power GT   Peter Dumbreck
  Michael Krumm
Nissan 1 Damage
21
DNF
34   Triple H Team Hegersport   Bert Longin
  Alessandro Pier Guidi
Maserati 0 Collision
22
DNF
9   Hexis AMR   Frédéric Makowiecki
  Yann Clairay
Aston Martin 0 Collision
DNS 37   All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport   Marc Basseng
  Thomas Jäger
Lamborghini Did Not Start

Championship RaceEdit

Race resultEdit

Pos No. Team Drivers Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired
1 7   Young Driver AMR   Tomáš Enge
  Darren Turner
Aston Martin 30
2 24   Reiter   Peter Kox
  Christopher Haase
Lamborghini 30 −9.547
3 13   Phoenix Racing / Carsport   Marc Hennerici
  Alexandros Margaritis
Corvette 30 −13.018
4 10   Hexis AMR   Clivio Piccione
  Jonathan Hirschi
Aston Martin 30 −14.182
5 8   Young Driver AMR   Stefan Mücke
  Christoffer Nygaard
Aston Martin 30 −15.109
6 1   Vitaphone Racing Team   Michael Bartels
  Andrea Bertolini
Maserati 30 −16.492
7 9   Hexis AMR   Frédéric Makowiecki
  Yann Clairay
Aston Martin 30 −19.925
8 22   Sumo Power GT   Warren Hughes
  Jamie Campbell-Walter
Nissan 30 −24.834
9 34   Triple H Team Hegersport   Bert Longin
  Alessandro Pier Guidi
Maserati 30 −25.098
10 3   Swiss Racing Team   Karl Wendlinger
  Henri Moser
Nissan 30 −40.434
11 40   Marc VDS Racing Team   Bas Leinders
  Maxime Martin
Ford 30 −45.444
12 2   Vitaphone Racing Team   Miguel Ramos
  Enrique Bernoldi
Maserati 30 −47.591
13 5   Matech Competition   Thomas Mutsch
  Richard Westbrook
Ford 30 −48.833
14 25   Reiter   Ricardo Zonta
  Frank Kechele
Lamborghini 30 −50.806
15 23   Sumo Power GT   Peter Dumbreck
  Michael Krumm
Nissan 30 −56.250
16 6   Matech Competition   Nicolas Prost
  Neel Jani
Ford 30 −57.773
17 41   Marc VDS Racing Team   Renaud Kuppens
  Markus Palttala
Ford 30 −1:05.491
18 11   Mad-Croc Racing   Xavier Maassen
  Jos Menten
Corvette 30 −1:06.014
19 37   All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport   Marc Basseng
  Thomas Jäger
Lamborghini 30 −1:06.505
20 33   Triple H Team Hegersport   Altfrid Heger
  Alex Müller
Maserati 30 −1:07.079
21 4   Swiss Racing Team   Max Nilsson
  Seiji Ara
Nissan 30 −1:51.668
22
DNF
38   All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport   Nicky Pastorelli
  Dominik Schwager
Lamborghini 26 Crash
23 12   Mad-Croc Racing   Pertti Kuismanen
  Mika Salo
Corvette 25 −5 Laps

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