The SRT Corvette confirmed its state of competitiveness by taking the pole for Race 1 this morning at the Algarve. Isaac Tutumlu posted a time of 1.46.745, preceding Daniel Zampieri (SMP Racing Ferrari) by 161 thousandths. Second row will be shared by the V8 Racing Corvette of local star Miguel Ramos and the Villorba Ferrari of Andrea Montermini, who turned 50 one week ago.
Fifth was the fastest car in GTS, the AF Corse Ferrari of Paolo Ruberti, ahead of two other Ferraris, driven by Stefano Gattuso (Ombra) and Cédric Sbirrazzuoli (AF) and the Novadriver Audi of the other local star, César Campaniço. Race will be at 4 pm CET, weather is overcast but dry.