EFRA Large Scale Touring Car Euros – Qualifying Report


Arriving at the track here in Lostallo drivers were greeted with an abundance of colour from the hospitality areas, and the pits were buzzing with loads of activity. The weather was hot. Qualification started at 9am and soon after the sun peaked over the scenic mountains and shone down into the valley below. Many drivers found the earlier morning conditions suited them and many put their best run of the day in round 1. As the day wore on the temperature in the pits was 33c with a track surface temperature of a scorching 56c.

In the Touring car class Bernard Alain Arnaldi was the driver on the top of the timing sheets after round 1 and stayed on top throughout Qualifying to claim the TQ. This year the Large Scale F1’s are also racing at the event and top qualifier was Erntz-Peter Utz.

The Top 10 qualifiers in TC were:

  1. Bernard-Alain Arnaldi FRA
  2. Markus Feldmann DEU
  3. Dario Veseli Croatia
  4. Giovanni Verbrugghe BEL
  5. Andrea Catalani CHE
  6. Constantino Nicola Marrone ITA
  7. Patrick Folmann DNK
  8. Alessio Mazzeo ITA
  9. Edoardo Repetti ITA
  10. Gianmarco Martelli ITA