6 HOURS OF MUGELLO : NORMA’S TEAM DOMINATED AGAIN AND PLAY WITH THE SUSPENSE !Published on: 29 September 2016 Circuit
6 Hours Endurance Proto V de V: Palmyr Team on the line !
Success for Philippe Mondolot, David Zollinger and Fabien Thuner, embodying the performance from the start of the season with the Norma M20 FC No. 40 Palmyr Team.
Author of the pole position, Norma No. 22 DB Autosport (Delafosse / Dannielou / Petersen) shows most assiduous at the top of the hierarchy. The fight is sumptuous with Norma TFT, first the No. 2 and No. 8 Vilarino / Ferte / Illiano and Capillary / Lacoste / dromedari, but also the No. 40 Mondolot / Zollinger / Thuner. Then a few hundred meters from the finish, a rebound occurs in with an electronic failure for the lead car, which offers unexpected victory at No. 40. A joy for the champions Zollinger and Mondolot who didn’t more imposed for several years. The No. 22 saves 2nd place ahead the No. 2.
The No. 8 finishes in turn at the podium, ahead the Norma No. 21 DB Autosport (Basra / Monclair / Perroy) and the Ligier JS 53 Evo2 No. 15 IDEC Sport Racing (Da Rocha / Delomier).
Photos : Hugues Laroche- Maurice Camus – Davy Delien