Imperiale confirms two strong pairs and hires reigning champion Biagi

05.04.2017

Imperiale Racing has confirmed its driver line-up for the 2017 International GT Open. After debuting in the series at the Monza round last year, the Modena-based team, one of the top Lamborghini customer teams, has confirmed a two Huracán GT3 campaign for this year, with an-all Italian set of drivers.

Reigning GT Open co-champion and former double FIA-GT champion Thomas Biagi (41) has joined the squad with the objective to retain his crown. His team mate will be Giovanni Venturini (25) is a Lamborghini factory driver and has a successful past in single-seaters, up to F.Renault 3.5 and GP3.

In the other car, former Italian GT champion and winner of Porsche and Ferrari trophies Vito Postiglione (40) will team up with Andrea Fontana (20) finished 3rd Pro-Am in the Lamborghini SuperTrofeo last year and is a member of the Young Drivers Program of Lamborghini Squadra Corse.

Giorgio Ferro, Motorsport Director of Imperiale Racing, commented: “We engage in a challenging series such as the GT Open conscious that we have two strong pairs and a very competitive car. With the support of Lamborghini Squadra Corse, we are determined to take care of all the technical and sporting details of such a programme and aim at exploiting to the fullest the potential of our package.”