2016 Italian GT Championship

2016 Italian GT Championship
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The 2016 Italian GT Championship was the 25th season of the Italian GT Championship, the grand tourer-style sports car racing founded by the Italian automobile club (Automobile Club d'Italia). The season started on 30 April at Monza and ended on 16 October at Mugello after seven double-header meetings.

Teams and driversEdit

SuperGT3Edit

Team Car No. Driver Rounds
  Solaris Motorsport Aston Martin Vantage GT3 7   Massimiliano Mugelli[1] All
  Francesco Sini[1] All
  Audi Sport Italia Audi R8 LMS 8   Marco Mapelli[1] All
  Filipe Albuquerque[1] 1–6
  Laurens Vanthoor[2] 7
  Antonelli Motorsport Lamborghini Huracán GT3 9   Alberto di Folco[2] 7
  Adrian Zaugg[2] 7
25   Riccardo Agostini[1] 1–6
  Alberto Di Folco[1] 1–6
  Easy Race Ferrari 488 GT3 10   Jaime Melo[2] 7
  Niccolò Schirò[2] 7
11   Ferdinando Geri[1] 1–6
  Daniel Mancinelli[1] 1–3, 6
  Andrea Montermini[3] 4
  Niccolò Schirò[4] 5
38   Daniel Mancinelli[3] 4
  Gregory Romanelli[3] 4
  Ombra Srl Lamborghini Huracán GT3 12   Alex Frassineti[1] All
  Stefano Gattuso[1] All
  BMW Team Italia BMW M6 GT3 15   Alberto Cerqui[1] All
  Stefano Comandini[1] All
50   Alex Zanardi[2] 7
  Imperiale Racing Lamborghini Huracán GT3 16   Mirko Bortolotti[1] All
  Jeroen Mul[1] All
32   Giovanni Venturini[1] All
  Stefano Pezzucchi[1] 1–6
  Patrick Kujala[2] 7
  Drive Technology Italia Srl Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 23   Francesca Linossi[1] 1–6
  Lorenzo Bontempelli[1] 1–4
  Sean Walkinshaw[4] 5–6
  Black Bull Swiss Racing Ferrari 488 GT3 46   Stefano Gai[1] All
  Mirko Venturi[1] All

GT3Edit

Team Car No. Driver Rounds
  Krypton Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3 R 53   Luca Pastorelli[1] 1–6
  Nicola Pastorelli[1] 1–6
  Mauro Deodati[2] 7
  Emanuele Romani[2] 7
  Audi Sport Italia Audi R8 LMS 58   Matías Russo[5] 2–7
  Emanuele Zonzini[5] 2–7
  Malucelli Motorsport Ferrari 458 Italia GT3 60   Marco Galassi[1] 1–5, 7
  Simone Tempesta[3] 4–5
  Cars Engineering Lamborghini Gallardo GT3 61   Ferdinando Monfardini[1] 1–3
  Ronnie Valori[1] 1–3
  Imperiale Racing Lamborghini Gallardo GT3 63   Vito Postiglione[5] 2–7
  Andrea Gagliardini[5] 2–6
  Giacomo Barri[2] 7
  Easy Race Ferrari 458 Italia GT3 69   Francesco La Mazza[2] 7
  Daniel Mancinelli[2] 7
  Scuderia Baldini 27 Network Ferrari 458 Italia GT3 72   Eddie Cheever III[1] All
  Federico Leo[1] All
91   Lorenzo Casè[6] 6–7
  Simone Tempesta[6] 6
  Lorenzo Bontempelli[2] 7
  Ebimotors Porsche 911 GT3 R 88   Alessandro Baccani[1] All
  Paolo Venerosi[1] All

SuperGTCupEdit

Team Car No. Driver Rounds
  Antonelli Motorsport Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo 102   Simone Sartori[1] 1–4, 7
  Omar Galbiati[1] 1–4
  Manuel Deodati[2] 7
103   Massimo Mantovani[1] All
  Lorenzo Casè[1] 1
  Pierluigi Alessandri[5] 2–3, 6–7
  Pietro Negra[3] 4
  Lorenzo Veglia[4] 5
104   Matteo Desideri[1] All
  Takashi Kasai[1] 1, 3–7
  Pietro Negra[5] 2
109   Marco Magli[1] 1–3
  Mikhail Spiridonov[1] 1
  Lorenzo Casè[5] 2
  Piero Necchi[7] 3–6
  Loris Spinelli[3] 4–6
112   Leonardo Liberati[4] 5
  Kang Ling[4] 5
132   Kikko Galbiati[6] 6–7
  Pietro Negra[6] 6
  Piero Necchi[2] 7
  Vincenzo Sospiri Racing Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo 105   Bar Baruch[1] All
  Liang Jiatong[1] 1–6
  Jacopo Faccioni[2] 7
106   Nicolas Costa[1] All
  Fernando Croce Gomes[1] 1–2
  Amir Krenzia[7] 3–4
  Yuki Nemoto[4] 5–7
114   Amir Krenzia[6] 6
  Liang Jiatong[1] 7
  Jaime Melo[2] 7
  Raton Racing Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo 107   Angelo Fabrizio Comi[1] All
  Roberto Tanca[1] All
108   Andrea D'Amico[1] 1–6
  Adrian Zaugg[1] 1–6
  Antonio D'Amico[2] 7
  GDL Racing Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo 111   Gianluca de Lorenzi[1] 1–2
  Piero Necchi[1] 1–2
  Petri Corse Motorsport Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo 114   Davide Roda[5] 2
116   Mauro Trentin[6] 6–7
  Walter Palazzo[6] 6
  Davide Amaduzzi[2] 7
  Imperiale Racing Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo 131   Simone Pellegrinelli[4] 5–6
135   Carina Lima[6] 6–7
  Andrea Palma[6] 6–7

GTCupEdit

Team Car No. Driver Rounds
  Imperiale Racing Lamborghini Gallardo Super Trofeo 146   Ivan Benvenuti[1] All
  Luca De Marchi[1] All
  Drive Technology Italia Srl Porsche 997 Cup 155   Gianluca Carboni[1] 1, 4–7
  "Magister"[1] 1
  Davide Durante[3] 4–7
156   Walter Palazzo[3] 4–5
  Mauro Trentin[3] 4–5
  Master-KR Racing Ferrari 458 Challenge 159   Vincenzo Sauto[1] All
  Mirko Zanardini[1] All
161   Mauro Deodati[1] 1–6
  Emanuele Romani[1] 1–6
  Victoria Speed Motorsport Ferrari 458 Challenge Evo 160   Dario Caso[1] 1–2, 6–7
  Sossio Del Prete[1] 1–2, 6–7
  Scuderia Giudici Maserati GT Trofeo 169   Gianni Giudici[1] 1
  Vago Porsche 997 Cup 171   Enrico Di Leo[5] 2, 7
  "Poppy"[5] 2, 7
  Ebimotors Porsche 997 Cup 174   Carlo Curti[1] All
  Lino Curti[1] All
175   Nicola Benucci[1] 1–4
  Tommaso Maino[1] 1–4
  Enrico Quinzio[2] 7
  Domenico Schiattarella[2] 7
  CAAL Racing Ferrari 458 Challenge Evo 176   Leonardo Baccarelli[3] 4
  Luigi Ferrara[3] 4
  MP Racing Ferrari 458 Challenge 177   Corinna Gostner[3] 4
  Manuela Gostner[3] 4
178   David Gostner[3] 4
  Thomas Gostner[3] 4
179   "Babalus"[3] 4
  Erich Prinoth[3] 4

GT4Edit

Team Car No. Driver Rounds
  Autorlando Sport Porsche 997 GT4 209   Dario Cerati[3] 4–5, 7
  Maurizio Fondi[3] 4
  Giuseppe Ghezzi[4] 5
  Lorenzo Uttini[2] 7
  Scuderia Giudici Ginetta G50 211   Claudio Giudici[1] 1

CaymanEdit

All entries use a Cayman GT4 Clubsport.

Team No. Driver Rounds
  Ebimotors 251   Riccardo Pera[5] 2–7
252   Gianluigi Piccioli[5] 2–6
  Marco Iannotta[5] 2–3
  Sabino De Castro[4] 5–7
  CVG Motorsport 253   Federico Zangari[5] 2–5
  Matteo Zangari[5] 2–5
  Giovanni Coggiola[6] 6
  Victor Coggiola[6] 6
  Dario Baruchelli[2] 7
  Ivano Giuliani[2] 7
  Krypton Motorsport 254   Riccardo Bianco[5] 2–4
  Sabino De Castro[5] 2–4
  Dinamic Motorsport 256   Jonathan Cecotto[5] 2–7
  Niccolò Mercatali[5] 2–7
  Kinetic 280   Nicola Neri[5] 2, 7
  Filippo Bellini[2] 7
299   Camillo Paparelli[5] 2
  Mikhail Spiridonov[5] 2

Race calendar and resultsEdit

All races are scheduled to be held in Italy.

Round Circuit Date SuperGT3 winner GT3 winner SuperGTCup winner GTCup winner GT4 winner Cayman winner
1 R1 Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Monza 30 April   No. 8 Audi Sport Italia   No. 53 Krypton Motorsport   No. 106 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 146 Imperiale Racing   No. 211 Scuderia Giudici No entries
  Filipe Albuquerque
  Marco Mapelli
  Luca Pastorelli
  Nicola Pastorelli
  Nicolas Costa
  Fernando Croce Gomes
  Ivan Benvenuti
  Luca De Marchi
  Claudio Giudici
R2 1 May   No. 46 Black Bull Swiss Racing   No. 61 Cars Engineering   No. 111 GDL Racing   No. 146 Imperiale Racing   No. 211 Scuderia Giudici
  Stefano Gai
  Mirko Venturi
  Ferdinando Monfardini
  Ronnie Valori
  Gianluca de Lorenzi
  Piero Necchi
  Ivan Benvenuti
  Luca De Marchi
  Claudio Giudici
2 R1 Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari, Imola 29 May   No. 16 Imperiale Racing   No. 63 Imperiale Racing   No. 104 Antonelli Motorsport   No. 160 Victoria Speed Motorsport No entries   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Mirko Bortolotti
  Jeroen Mul
  Andrea Gagliardini
  Vito Postiglione
  Matteo Desideri
  Pietro Negra
  Dario Caso
  Sossio Del Prete
  Riccardo Pera
R2   No. 8 Audi Sport Italia   No. 58 Audi Sport Italia   No. 111 GDL Racing   No. 171 Vago   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Filipe Albuquerque
  Marco Mapelli
  Matías Russo
  Emanuele Zonzini
  Gianluca de Lorenzi
  Piero Necchi
  Enrico Di Leo
  "Poppy"
  Riccardo Pera
3 R1 Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, Misano Adriatico 12 June   No. 15 BMW Team Italia   No. 63 Imperiale Racing   No. 106 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 146 Imperiale Racing   No. 254 Krypton Motorsport
  Alberto Cerqui
  Stefano Comandini
  Andrea Gagliardini
  Vito Postiglione
  Nicolas Costa
  Amir Krenzia
  Ivan Benvenuti
  Luca De Marchi
  Riccardo Bianco
  Sabino De Castro
R2   No. 46 Black Bull Swiss Racing   No. 58 Audi Sport Italia   No. 105 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 175 Ebimotors   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Stefano Gai
  Mirko Venturi
  Matías Russo
  Emanuele Zonzini
  Bar Baruch
  Liang Jia Tong
  Nicola Benucci
  Tommaso Maino
  Riccardo Pera
4 R1 Mugello Circuit, Scarperia 17 July   No. 25 Antonelli Motorsport   No. 72 Scuderia Baldini 27 Network   No. 108 Raton Racing   No. 179 MP Racing   No. 209 Autorlando Sport   No. 256 Dinamic Motorsport
  Riccardo Agostini
  Alberto Di Folco
  Eddie Cheever III
  Federico Leo
  Adrian Zaugg
  Antonio d'Amico
  "Babalus"
  Erich Prinoth
  Dario Cerati
  Maurizio Fondi
  Jonathan Cecotto
  Niccolò Mercatali
R2   No. 16 Imperiale Racing   No. 53 Krypton Motorsport   No. 104 Antonelli Motorsport   No. 155 Drive Technology Italia Srl   No. 209 Autorlando Sport   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Mirko Bortolotti
  Jeroen Mul
  Luca Pastorelli
  Nicola Pastorelli
  Matteo Desideri
  Takashi Kasai
  Gianluca Carboni
  Davide Durante
  Dario Cerati
  Maurizio Fondi
  Riccardo Pera
5 R1 ACI Vallelunga Circuit, Campagnano di Roma 11 September   No. 12 Ombra Srl   No. 63 Imperiale Racing   No. 112 Antonelli Motorsport   No. 146 Imperiale Racing   No. 209 Autorlando Sport   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Alex Frassineti
  Stefano Gattuso
  Andrea Gagliardini
  Vito Postiglione
  Leonardo Liberati
  Kang Ling
  Ivan Benvenuti
  Luca De Marchi
  Dario Cerati
  Giuseppe Ghezzi
  Riccardo Pera
R2   No. 25 Antonelli Motorsport   No. 58 Audi Sport Italia   No. 106 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 159 Master-KR Racing   No. 209 Autorlando Sport   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Riccardo Agostini
  Alberto Di Folco
  Matías Russo
  Emanuele Zonzini
  Nicolas Costa
  Yuki Nemoto
  Vincenzo Sauto
  Mirko Zanardini
  Dario Cerati
  Giuseppe Ghezzi
  Riccardo Pera
6 R1 Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari, Imola 25 September   No. 46 Black Bull Swiss Racing   No. 72 Scuderia Baldini 27 Network   No. 106 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 174 Ebimotors No entries   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Stefano Gai
  Mirko Venturi
  Eddie Cheever III
  Federico Leo
  Nicolas Costa
  Yuki Nemoto
  Carlo Curti
  Lino Curti
  Riccardo Pera
R2   No. 16 Imperiale Racing   No. 72 Scuderia Baldini 27 Network   No. 106 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 155 Drive Technology Italia Srl   No. 251 Ebimotors
  Mirko Bortolotti
  Jeroen Mul
  Eddie Cheever III
  Federico Leo
  Nicolas Costa
  Yuki Nemoto
  Gianluca Carboni
  Davide Durante
  Riccardo Pera
7 R1 Mugello Circuit, Scarperia 16 October   No. 46 Black Bull Swiss Racing   No. 91 Scuderia Baldini 27 Network   No. 104 Antonelli Motorsport   No. 155 Drive Technology Italia Srl   No. 209 Autorlando Sport   No. 252 Ebimotors
  Stefano Gai
  Mirko Venturi
  Lorenzo Bontempelli
  Lorenzo Casè
  Matteo Desideri
  Takashi Kasai
  Gianluca Carboni
  Davide Durante
  Dario Cerati
  Lorenzo Uttini
  Sabino De Castro
R2   No. 50 BMW Team Italia   No. 63 Imperiale Racing   No. 106 Vincenzo Sospiri Racing   No. 146 Imperiale Racing   No. 209 Autorlando Sport   No. 252 Ebimotors
  Alex Zanardi   Giacomo Barri
  Vito Postiglione
  Nicolas Costa
  Yuki Nemoto
  Ivan Benvenuti
  Luca De Marchi
  Dario Cerati
  Lorenzo Uttini
  Sabino De Castro

Championship standingsEdit

Only the best twelve results count towards each championship.

GT3 championshipEdit

Pos Driver MNZ
 
IMO
 
MIS
 
MUG
 
VLL
 
IMO
 
MUG
 
Points
Super GT3
1   Stefano Gai
  Mirko Venturi
3 1 32
2   Mirko Bortolotti
  Jeroen Mul
2 3 27
3   Filipe Albuquerque
  Marco Mapelli
1 11 22
4   Riccardo Agostini
  Alberto Di Folco
7 2 19
5   Lorenzo Bontempelli
  Francesca Linossi
5 6 12
6   Stefano Pezzucchi
  Giovanni Venturini
8 4 11
7   Alberto Cerqui
  Stefano Comandini
4 14 9
8   Ferdinando Geri
  Daniel Mancinelli
11 5 9
9   Massimiliano Mugelli
  Francesco Sini
6 7 9
10   Alex Frassineti
  Stefano Gattuso
Ret 10 3
GT3
1   Luca Pastorelli
  Nicola Pastorelli
9 9 35
2   Ferdinando Monfardini
  Ronnie Valori
13 8 28
3   Alessandro Baccani
  Paolo Venerosi
10 12 27
4   Marco Galassi 12 13 20
  Eddie Cheever III
  Federico Leo
Ret DNS 0
Pos Driver MNZ
 
IMO
 
MIS
 
MUG
 
VLL
 
IMO
 
MUG
 
Points
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Retired (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

Bold – Pole
Italics – Fastest Lap

GTCup championshipEdit

Pos Driver MNZ
 
IMO
 
MIS
 
MUG
 
VLL
 
IMO
 
MUG
 
Points
Super GTCup
1   Nicolas Costa
  Fernando Croce Gomes
1 5 27
2   Lorenzo Casè
  Massimo Mantovani
2 4 23
3   Gianluca de Lorenzi
  Piero Necchi
Ret 1 20
4   Andrea D'Amico
  Adrian Zaugg
7 2 19
5   Bar Baruch
  Liang Jia Tong
6 3 17
6   Marco Magli
  Mikhail Spiridonov
4 6 13
7   Matteo Desideri
  Takashi Kasai
3 Ret 12
8   Angelo Fabrizio Comi
  Roberto Tanca
4 8 11
9   Omar Galbiati
  Simone Sartori
10 11 6
GTCup
1   Ivan Benvenuti
  Luca De Marchi
8 7 40
2   Nicola Benucci
  Tommaso Maino
11 9 27
3   Vincenzo Sauto
  Mirko Zanardini
9 13 22
4   Carlo Curti
  Lino Curti
12 10 20
5   Mauro Deodati
  Emanuele Romani
Ret 12 8
6   Gianni Giudici 14 DNS 7
7   Gianluca Carboni
  "Magister"
Ret 12 5
  Dario Caso
  Sossio Del Prete
DNS DNS 5
GT4
1   Claudio Giudici 13 14 40
Pos Driver MNZ
 
IMO
 
MIS
 
MUG
 
VLL
 
IMO
 
MUG
 
Points

ReferencesEdit

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