First victory in the third round of NLS
25 April 2022
After the second round of the Nürburgring Langstrecken Series in the beginning of April was postponed, Toyo Tires were finally able to come up trumps in the third round later the same month.
The Toyota GR Supra GT4 prepared by Ring Racing was finally able to win the long-awaited maiden victory. After the annulment of the race in the last hour during the first round and the weather-related cancellation of the second round, expectations were high for the third round of the Nürburgring Endurance Series.
The efforts preparing the car and tires paid off. While all the cars entered in the SP10-class finished, The Toyo Tires Toyota GR Supra led them home, taking the win ahead of a Porsche Cayman GT4, another Toyota Supra GT4 and an Aston Martin Vantage GT4. The car achieved a fastest lap in the race of 8:50.652. In the overall standings, the team finished the race in 42nd place. Over the four hours, 13 minutes, and 50 seconds of racing, the drivers were able to find a 20 second advantage over the second-placed vehicle in the SP10 class, a Porsche Cayman.
Congratulations to Ring Racing, and drivers Michael Tischner, Andreas Gülden and Heiko Tönges for a successful weekend!
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