AF Corse loses Shanghai win
AF Corse’s No. 51 Ferrari 488 GTE of Alessandro Pier Guidi and James Calado has been disqualified from at present’s four Hours of Shanghai end result, costing the duo a GTE Professional class win. The victory was initially the primary for Ferrari in GTE Professional class of an FIA WEC race at Shanghai.
The No. 51’s penalty is topic to attraction, which implies the end result stays provisional. For now, although, Porsche has been awarded the race win and a 1-2 end. The No. 92 911 RSR 19 of Kevin Estre and Michael Christensen, the factors chief within the class, was named the winner forward of the sister No. 91 911, which gained at Silverstone. The brand new-for-2019 911 RSR 19 now has two wins in its first three races.
Aston Martin Racing’s No. 97 Vantage AMR of Maxime Martin and Alex Lynn, has been promoted to the ultimate podium spot.
In Am, the No. 77 Dempsey Proton Racing Porsche was additionally handed a post-race penalty, for utilizing too many dry tires in the course of the race. The result’s a three-minute stop-and-hold transformed into the cancellation of 1 lap time and an extra 53.707-second penalty.
The crew used 24 tires, two greater than the utmost allocation of 22. The No. 77 completed 10th on the highway and has been pushed to 11th, final at school. This penalty can’t be appealed.