Silverware for Fong and VutthikornTan and Kim complete team’s first “1-2” in GT Asia CupImperatori shows speed as Han Geng learns fast
Beijing, May 13th, 2017 – Bentley Team Absolute enjoyed a successful visit to picturesque Goldenport Park Circuit in Beijing, with Adderly Fong and Vutthikorn Inthrapuvasak climbing the China GT Championship podium on Friday, helping the team to achieve the first “1-2” result in the 2017 GT Asia Cup.
Pre-race predictions that the Bentley Continental GT3 would not be suited to the short and twisty Beijing circuit were proved to be slightly unfounded on Thursday’s Qualifying session, as #88 Tilke Continental GT3 finished fourth, its #5 Tilke sister car fifth. China GT Cha [...]
Bentley Motorsport will send Bentley Boy Vince Abril (MC) to the USA to race for Bentley Team Absolute in the Pirelli World Challenge SprintX alongside Adderly Fong in the #88 Continental GT3.
SprintX is a recent addition to the Pirelli World Challenge schedule and has been attracting the attention of the world’s leading GT3 manufacturers, which are deploying factory drivers to support their top American customer teams.
At just 22 years old, Vince Abril has been selected by Bentley Motorsport to support Bentley Team Absolute, following two successful seasons of racing in Europe. Abril, who resides in Monaco, was promoted to Bentley’s works team at the end of 2015 after he won the Blancpain Sprint Series in a Continental GT3.
Bentley is no stranger to the world’s racing stars driving its race cars, but this season a film star will enter the ranks as Hard Memory actor Han Geng joins Bentley Team Absolute to make his racing debut.
Han Geng, who travelled to the UK earlier this year so he could prepare with Bentley Motorsport, will pilot the #9 Hard Memory Continental GT3 alongside Swiss-born Shanghai resident Alexandre Imperatori in the extremely popular China GT Championship