SPS automotive performance – Porsche Sports Cup Germany at the Nürburgring

With unusually high temperatures for the Eifel the Porsche Sports Cup Germany at the Nürburgring from July 9 to 10 was the third race weekend of the year. Team SPS automotive performance from Willsbach brought a total of 3 vehicles to the traditional racetrack to compete in different racing series.

In the Porsche Super Sports Cup Nerijus Dagilis (Lithuania) in a Porsche 911 (991) GT3 Cup (2015) started in the two races in class 5e. The first race on Saturday he could finish with a 13th place (class). In the second race he could cope better with the vehicle and after a great fight he scored an excellent 9th place in the class and 16th in the overall standings.

With more than 50 participants the Porsche Super Sports Cup was extremely strong. A fact that also felt Greg Ross (Australia) in the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport when he couldn’t avoid a collision in the tight field at the Saturday race what leads to a damaged car. On the Sunday race he was able to participate with a replacement vehicle and could finish at the end on P15 in the class 2f.

In the rounds of the PZ Trophy Manfred Bay launched in a Porsche 911 (991) GT3 (street version). In the first round at Saturday he placed 18th and at Sunday 8th.

Team Manager Stephan Sohn:

“A nice weekend in the Eifel comes to an end. Also the really beautiful weather contributed to the positive overall impression of the event. The technology played well, except for the accident, and the drivers obviously had their fun this weekend! “