Sketch of the calendar of the Blancpain GT Series 2017

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During the dispute of the 24 Hours of Spa, Stéphane Ratel announced the plans of SRO, face-to-2017 with the aim of consolidating the image of the Blancpain GT Series with a calendar in which you have made small tweaks. The category holds a total of ten appointments, five sprint and five of resistance, like that in 2016. For his part, the Intercontinental GT Challenge grows in a test with the visit to Laguna Seca, but the major goal of ORS is to have a test of endurance of 6 hours in the path of south africa in Kyalami.

The Blancpain GT Series keeps your boot ‘Made in Italy‘ with the quote to sprint in Misano and the 3 Hours of Monza, repeating this scheme in Great Britain with events at Brands Hatch and Silverstone. Zandvoort returned to the championship com quotes the sprint just ahead of the 1,000 km of Spa and the 24 Hours of Spa. The fourth short citation is undefined, and may well stay in Hungary or to change to the Red Bull Ring. The Nürburgring only have appointment at the sprint since swaps roles with Barcelona, which will have its first endurance race in the category.

provisional Calendar of the Blancpain GT Series 2017

Date Circuit Country Mode
01-02 April 2017 Misano Italy Sprint
22-23 April 2017 Monza Italy Endurance
06-07 may 2017 Brands Hatch Great Britain Sprint
13-14 may 2017 Silverstone Great Britain Endurance
Zandvoort the Netherlands Sprint
24-25 June 2017 1,000 km Paul Ricard France Endurance
27-30 of July 2017 24 hours of Spa Belgium Endurance
Red Bull Ring / Hungaroring Austria / Hungary Sprint
16-17 September 2017 Nürburgring Germany Sprint
30 sept. – 01 oct. 2017 Barcelona Spain Endurance

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The plans in relation to the Intercontinental GT Challenge
they have also been announced
. Next to the tests in Barthurst,
Spa-Francorchamps and Sepang, the category sum a fourth appointment in Laguna Seca
taking advantage of the weekend of the Pirelli World Challenge at mid –
October. This is an event that could well result in a race of 8 hours will be
open to vehicles GT3 and GT4. However, the most prominent is that ORS
you want to launch in 2018, a race of 9 hours in the layout of Kyalami
, track south african
with a great history and yet does not hosts today no category
international.

provisional Timetable Intercontinental GT Challenge 2017

Date Circuit Country Mode
04-05 February 2017 Bathurst Australia Endurance
29-30 July 2017 24 Hours of Spa Belgium Endurance
14-15 October 2017 Laguna Seca United States Endurance
09-10 December 2017 Sepang Malaysia Endurance