SSR Performance travels to Red Bull Ring as championship leader
After the successful season opener of the ADAC GT Masters in Oschersleben, SSR Performance will attack at the Red Bull Ring, Austria.
– SSR Performance ready for the second race weekend of the ADAC GT Masters
– Current championship lead in the driver and team standings
Munich. This weekend, the second event of the ADAC GT Masters at the Red Bull Ring is on the schedule for SSR Performance. After the successful start to the season in Oschersleben, Michael Ammermüller and Mathieu Jaminet travel to Austria as leaders in the drivers’ championship with 37 points. The reigning champion is also at the top of the field in the team category.
This position is to be built on from June 11th to 13th in Styria. For the first time, fans are again allowed on the 4,318 km long route. Even if only in smaller numbers, SSR Performance is happy about the support on site.
On the Monday after the event, the SSR Performance Trackday will also take place, where customers and partners can enjoy the race track themselves.
In 2021 SSR Performance can rely on the support of NIMEX GmbH. In motorsport, success will only be celebrated by teams that can rely 100% not only on technology, but also on all those involved and their partners. NIMEX GmbH has been an integral part of motorsport in German-speaking countries for 40 years now. You can not only see the right contact person by your side at many racetracks throughout Germany, but also at the Monheim location. They support with excellent service and the right motorsport products at any time and even in tricky situations.
The Munich team will also be supported by the EDAG Group, Becker Carbon, Riemensperger Mechanische Werkstätte GmbH, Hochwald Sprudel, Cruisefire, Sonic Tools and KW Suspensions in 2021.
Stefan Schlund, Team Owner SSR Performance: “I hope to be able to earn as many points as possible. The Red Bull Ring is definitely a challenge for the Porsche, but I’m confident for the second race weekend of the season.”
Michael Cap, Head of Motorsports: “The whole team is looking forward to the race weekend at the Red Bull Ring, to which we are traveling as the current championship leader. For us as Munich residents, it’s almost like a small home Grand Prix. After the successful start of the season in Oschersleben, we are now well prepared for the second round of the ADAC GT Masters 2021 and will do everything we can to race at the very front!”
Wolfgang Hatz, Team Principal SSR Performance: “After the successful start of the season we will race at the Red Bull Ring with an additional weight of 20 kg. We are therefore not in the role of favorites in Austria. We will still fight for our championship lead with good positions.”
The preliminary schedule for the ADAC GT Masters weekend at Red Bull Ring
Friday, 11. June 2021:
10:25 – 11:25 Free Practice 1
16:40 – 17:30 Free Practice 2
Saturday, 12. June 2021:
9:05 – 9:25 Qualifying 1
13:30 – 14:30 Race1
Sunday, 16. June 2021:
9:00 – 9:20 Qualifying 2
13:30 – 14:30 Race 2
- Michael Ammermüller / Mathieu Jaminet – 37 points
- Nick Yelloly / Jesse Krohn – 33 points
- Maximilian Buhk / Raffaele Marciello – 28 points
- SSR Performance – 34 points
- Schubert Motorsport – 33 points
- Montaplast by Land Motorsport – 27 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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