Banner image

Report: Zamparelli Finishes As Rookie Runner-Up

Dino Zamparelli ended his season with two podiums at Brands Hatch to finish as the second-highest placed rookie in the Porsche Carrera Cup.

Heading into the final weekend of the season in confident mood following his double-win at Silverstone, Zamparelli narrowly missed out on pole in qualifying ending up jut one tenth of a second back in third place.

The GT Marques driver raced well but was always going to struggle to make up the places he needed to win the rookie cup on a circuit with few opportunities for passing manoeuvres.

Zamparelii managed to set a fastest lap in race two as he maintained his grid position in both races, finishing in third in each.

The Bristol Sport racer's rival for the rookie cup Tom Sharp was victorious in race two meaning Zamparelli had to settle for runner-up in the rookie cup.

Two wins and two podiums since switching teams however sees the Bristolian looking forward to a successful season in the Porsche Carrera Cup next year.

Zamparelli reflected on his first season in the Porsche Carrera Cup following the race:

"If someone had said I was going to pick up two wins, two fastest laps and a new lap record in the last four races I'd have thought they were crazy!

"I'm slightly disappointed we couldn't show this form from the beginning, but it was a great end to the year."

Related News

Preview: Zamparelli Determined To Continue Winning Form Into Final Round
Motorsport icon

Preview: Zamparelli Determined To Continue Winning Form Into Final Round

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th 2015 • Motorsport

Norris Crowned MSA Formula Champion
Motorsport icon

Norris Crowned MSA Formula Champion

Posted: Monday, October 12th 2015 • Motorsport

Report: Zamparelli Races To Victory At Silverstone
Motorsport icon

Report: Zamparelli Races To Victory At Silverstone

Posted: Sunday, September 27th 2015 • Motorsport

Exclusive 360° Video: Get Behind The Wheel With Dino Zamparelli
Motorsport icon

Exclusive 360° Video: Get Behind The Wheel With Dino Zamparelli

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd 2015 • Motorsport

Latest News

Matchday pricing confirmed for 2021/22 season
Rugby icon

Matchday pricing confirmed for 2021/22 season

Posted: Thursday, July 29th 2021 • Rugby

✍️  Murray is a Robin
Football icon

✍️ Murray is a Robin

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th 2021 • Football

Matchday bus services for 2021/22 season
Rugby icon

Matchday bus services for 2021/22 season

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th 2021 • Rugby

Interview: 'We've embraced the pre-season challenge'
Football icon

Interview: 'We've embraced the pre-season challenge'

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th 2021 • Football