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GT SERIES HISTORY

2020 GT Current State

GT MEMORIES
Aston Martin emerges as the strongest constructor in the GTE category per their performance at the Lone Star Le Mans, yet the global COVID-19 scare threatens an early termination to the WEC GT season. AF Corse Ferrari receives good news as the FIA elects to reinstate the victory earned by James Calado and Alessandro Pier Guidi at Shanghai after postrace scrutineering deleted the pair from the final results.


SeptemberSilverstone2020 SilverstoneThe Porsche werks with the 911 RSR-19 entry under Gianmaria Bruni and Richard Lietz takes full advantage of wet rubber during the first rain shower at Silverstone to gap the GT field and subsequently hold off a final charge in the late race sunshine by teammates Michael Christensen and Kévin Estre to draw first blood in WEC GT competition by under four seconds ahead of its companion Porsche entry. Photo Credit:
OctoberFuji2020 FujiAston Martin with the Vantage entry serves notice to the Porsche werks in the WEC trophy hunt as a very strong performance by Marco Sørensen and Nicki Thiim, who move out front in the second hour and finally snare a victory after an extended series spell by a span of a lap over a Porsche driven by Michael Christensen and Kévin Estre. Photo Credit:
NovemberShanghai2020 ShanghaiPorsche pulls off another double podium at Shanghai as pilots Michael Christensen and Kévin Estre lead from the pole and prevail despite a ten-second in-race penalty. Photo Credit:
DecemberBahrain2020 BahrainBahrain remains familiar territory for Aston Martin and the Vantage as Marco Sørensen and Nicki Thiim take advantage of a AF Corse service error in the final hour and prevail by early fourteen seconds over the #71 entry for their second cross on the season. The Porsche entries place a disappointing fifth and sixth. Photo Credit:
FebruaryAustin2020 AustinThe Aston Martin 'Dane Train' of Marco Sørensen and Nicki Thiim increase their points lead over the Porsche werks at bleary Austin in an event where the five second winning margin barely speaks to the clear dominance of AMR over the underwhelming field. Photo Credit: