A Historic Victory in Daytona for Lamborghini Huracán GT3
- January 31, 2018
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With a total of 750 laps in 24 hours, the Grasser Racing Team Lamborghini Huracán GT3 has claimed victory in the 56th edition of the famous endurance race at Daytona International Speedway. Also on the podium, the #48 Paul Miller Racing Lamborghini Huracán GT3 finishing in a solid third place.
A historic victory for Lamborghini, this weekend marks the first win in a 24 hour race and sets a strong precedent for Lamborghini Squadra Corse moving into the 2018 motorsport season. This is the first success ever for Lamborghini in the prestigious 24 Hours of Daytona, only 3 years after the first race on the tri-oval of in 2016.
“First of all I would like to congratulate the Grasser Racing Team and the Paul Miller Racing Team for this extraordinary result,” said Stefano Domenicali, Chairman and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini. “The first and third position in GTD class represent something special, obtained in one of the most famous endurance races in the world.
A special thanks to the whole team of Lamborghini Squadra Corse, from our Chief Technical Officer Maurizio Reggiani to the Head of Motorsport Giorgio Sanna and to all those who work with passion every day in motorsport at Sant’Agata Bolognese, but also worldwide in the various championships where Lamborghini is racing with its cars and its customer teams.”
A special thank you to our owners and fans who were able to join us for this historic moment. We hope to see you again soon.