Paul Ricard, historical success of Bentley and also of Spain


Paul Ricard had a historical debt with Bentley Motorsport and the editing of 2017 1,000 Km. Paul Ricard paid handsomely this affront. The ‘Bentley Boys’ of the car the Continental GT3 #8 achieved a brilliant triumph, in what became the first victory for Bentley in an appointment of the resistance of the Blancpain GT Series from 2014. Three years of waiting that were dilapidated by the great work done by Andy Soucek Maxime Soulet and Vincent April. The three riders controlled the race almost all the time and cemented his victory in a beat.

Paul Ricard was witnessed in 2014, in a triumph of Bentley, three years after it has been repeated, although ingredients much more bright for the british firm. However, the triumph of the Bentley Continental GT3 #8 places Andy Soucek Maxime Soulet and Vincent April as the new leaders of the Blancpain Endurance Cup, while Bentley M-Sport is also a leader in the team classification. Few scenarios best I could dream of the brand when dealing with guarantees 24 Hours of Spa, test queen of the Blancpain and where last year Bentley was close to the victory.

in Addition, the triumph of Soucek put the basis of the best result in the history of the Spanish motorsport at an international event of resistance of the first level. However, ever five Spanish riders had been part of the crew of the best five cars in a race of the size of the 1000 km from Paul Ricard. Andy Soucek was first with the Bentley #8, Miguel Molina finished second as part of the crew of the Ferrari #72 and Antonio GarcĂ­a closed the podium with the Audi #1. In addition, Dani Juncadella finished fourth with the Mercedes #88 and Lucas Ordonez was fifth as part of the team in the Nissan #23.