Motivated by the victory at the Sachsenring, SSR Performance is heading to the Hockenheimring this weekend. Michael Ammermüller and Mathieu Jaminet are supposed to close the gap to the leaders in the ADAC GT Masters drivers’ championship.
- Team is ready for the penultimate ADAC GT Masters race weekend at the Hockenheimring
- SSR Performance currently in third place in the drivers’ standings
Munich. After the victory at the Sachsenring, the cards were reshuffled in the battle for the ADAC GT Masters title in 2021. SSR Performance and the driver duo Michael Ammermüller and Mathieu Jaminet are ready for the final four rounds of the championship. Currently in third place in the drivers’ standings, only eleven points separate them from the top of the field. A victory was recorded at the Hockenheimring last year – this success shall now be repeated.
In 2021, SSR Performance can rely on the support of Sonic Equipment. Sonic Equipment is a specialist in the field of quality tools, filled workshop trolleys and premium storage systems. The company was founded in 2004 and is now one of the leading brands in its segment, with sales in more than 65 countries around the world. In addition to the automotive sector, Sonic is active in agriculture, trucks, industry, bicycles and motorcycles.
The goal of Sonic Equipment is to deliver the perfect solution for workshop professionals, always with the right balance between design, quality and price, as well as to inspire workshop professionals with confidence and enable them to surpass their daily work with joy and satisfaction.
The Munich team is also supported by the EDAG Group, Becker Carbon, Hochwald Sprudel, Riemensperger Werkstätten GmbH, NIMEX, Cruisefire and KW Suspensions.
Stefan Schlund, Team Owner SSR Performance: “We travel well sorted and prepared to Hockenheim. The past few weeks have shown that we need luck on our side for the final spurt. I’m excited to see how the penultimate ADAC GT Masters weekend will turn out for us. Of course, we would like to continue to have a say in the championship battle. ”
Michael Cap, Head of Motorsports: “After the last good race weekend at the Sachsenring with a race win on Saturday, we worked our way up to 3rd place in the championship table. We naturally want to continue this trend at the coming race weekend at the Hockenheimring. Our clear goal is to defend the title, the whole team is prepared and everyone works with full strength for this target.”
Wolfgang Hatz, Team Principal SSR Performance: “I look forward to the race in Hockenheim with great excitement. We competed successfully on Saturday at the Sachsenring, scored a lot of important points on Sunday and reduced our deficit. The goal remains the same in Hockenheim. We will try to repeat our previous year’s success. It won’t be easy, but we are highly motivated. ”
The preliminary schedule for the ADAC GT Masters weekend at Hockenheimring:
Friday, 22. October 2021:
10:35 – 11:20 Free Practice 1
14:40 – 15:25 Free Practice 2
Saturday, 23. October 2021:
10:45 – 11:05 Qualifying 1
16:30 – 17:30 Race 1
Sunday, 24. October 2021:
10:25 – 10:45 Qualifying 2
16:30 – 17:30 Race 2
- Christopher Mies / Ricardo Feller – 134 points
- Maro Engel / Luca Stolz – 132 points
- Michael Ammermüller / Mathieu Jaminet – 123 points
About SSR Performance
The young and dynamic Munich based SSR Performance GmbH was founded by a car and motorsport enthusiast. The exclusive automobile company has had an exciting start to 2020. After moving to a new High Performance Automotive Center in the north of the Bavarian metropolis, which has seven floors and around 10,000 square meters of floor space, the motorsport department at SSR Performance had its first full season in the ADAC GT Masters 2020 on the program ended with Michael Ammermüller and Christian Engelhart winning the driver and team classification as well as the title in the team championship.
For SSR Performance GmbH, which takes care of repairs, maintenance and service of sports cars and vintage cars of all brands in their day-to-day business, motorsport is an integral part of the still young group of companies.
Stefan Schlund, CEO of SSR Performance GmbH from Munich emphasizes: “For us, our involvement in races with GT sports cars offers an excellent platform to demonstrate our competence in motorsport and the sports car sector derived from it.”
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