For 2013, team rhinos Leipert Motorsport switches from the ADAC GT Masters to the Avon Tyres British GT Championship. The team who finished third at the FIA GT3 EuropeanChampionship 2012 is planning to use 2 Lamborghini Gallardo LP600 cars. From January 18th onwards, the team shall be in Spain for tests, and they will be joined by drivers scheduled to participate in the British Championship. Further tests in southern Europe and UK are in the pipeline for February and March,2013.
Team owner, Ingo Leipert, explains: “Now that our guest races on the Nurburgring, in Snetterton and in Silverstone have given us quite a good impression of the championship, we are planning the use of 2 cars for the entire season 2013. Already next weekend, we shall have tests with interested drivers; however, not all driver vacancies are filled yet. Therefore, anybody interested can step forth and contact us any time.