Two Absolute Racing serviced teams clinched podium positions in the opening round of 2019 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia at the Shanghai International Circuit.
The opening qualifying session of the season took place on Saturday morning with all four Absolute Racing-run cars looking to make an impression. Team StarChase’s Hamprecht qualified third, just 0.2 seconds shy from the pole. Tanart Sathienthirakul placed the #15 Bunjong Motosports Porsche 911 GT3 Cup in sixth, while Yuan Bo put #88 Paragon Water Systems China Absolute Racing entry ninth on the grid. Bao Jinlong clocked the second fastest time in the Pro/Am class, and P13 overall.