Estoril confirmed for 2015, Winter Series announced


GT Sport today has confirmed that the round of the International GT Open and Euroformula Open foreseen on 23-24 May 2015 at the Nürburgring (Germany) will instead take place at the Circuito do Estoril (Portugal) on 9-10 May. This will mark a return to the beautiful track in the outskirts of Lisbon that the series visited in 2006 and 2008.

The final 2015 calendar of the International GT Open is confirmed as follows:

24-26 April : Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet (France)
9-10 May: Circuito do Estoril (Portugal)
5-7 June: Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit (United Kingdom)
4-5 July: Red Bull Ring (Austria)
4-6 September : Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium)
2-4 October: Autodromo Nazionale di Monza (Italy)
30 Oct – 1 Nov: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (Spain)

In parallel, GT Sport has confirmed the Winter Series and Tests, which includes three  events. In Jerez and Barcelona, teams and drivers will have the possibility to test for two consecutive days, while at the Paul Ricard, the second day will include Qualifying and one Race.  The date of the Barcelona event has been moved from 16-17 to 12-13 March. The calendar of the Winter Series & Test is confirmed as follows:

20-21 February : Circuito de Jerez (Spain) – Only testing
6-7 March: Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet (France)
Testing (Friday) – Free, Qualifying and 1 Race on Saturday
12-13 March: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (Spain) – Only testing