Hamilton (V8 Corvette) takes close pole for Race 1


Archie Hamilton will start from pole this afternoon in Race 1 at Spa, on the SRT Corvette he shares with Isaac Tutumlu, as the Brit took pole (2.20.272) in a very closely-fought qualifying 1 session. He beat by only 96 thousandths of a second the Ombra Ferrari of Stefano Gattuso, who took a brilliant pole in GTS.

Local hero Maxime Soulet (V8 Corvette) and Matt Griffin (AF Ferrari) took second row, preceding the other AF car of Lyons, Schirò on the Villorba Ferrari, where yesterday’s problems were solved) and the SMP Ferrari of Zampieri, with Ramos  on the V8 Corvette leading the standings  taking eighth overall.