Scuderia Corsa has confirmed its participation in the FIA GT World Cup with a Ferrari 488 GT3, in what will be the debut of the team in the streets of Macau. Training american, that comes from winning the class GTD in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this season and take the victory in the GTE-Am 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2016, has opted for having a pilot with considerable experience on the Circuit da Guia to the hour to face this new challenge. For this reason, Felix Rosenqvist will race with Scuderia Corsa in Macau.
it Will be the debut of Felix Rosenqvist at the FIA GT World Cup, since all his visits to the former Portuguese colony have been produced in the bosom of the GP of Macau of F3, a test that has played on six occasions and has won it twice, in 2014 and 2015. All in all, Rosenqvist does have prior experience at the controls of a vehicle, GT3, thanks in large measure to his program on the Sprint Cup the Blancpain GT Series in 2016, a category in which he competed with a Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the team AKKA-ASP.
“Compete in Macau is something very special. It is one of my favorite events all over the world and I’ve always had great experiences at this circuit in the past. Scuderia Corsa has an incredible reputation for the preparation of some of the best Ferrari in the orbit GT and can certainly appreciate this opportunity that has given me the computer” has explained to Felix Rosenqvist, who will for the controls in the same chassis of the Ferrari 488 that has been used Alessandro Balzan and Christina Nielsen to win the GT class Daytona. The pilot’s natural Värnamo will compete against pilots of Audi, Mercedes, Porsche, BMW and Honda.