A good event characterized the 47th edition of the Trofeo
Rain has been the absolute protagonist
It started on Saturday in qualifying and fell even more heavily during the heats, with some storms hitting Sunday second chance races and Prefinals. Rain spared the Finals, but the circuit was soaked and made the four closing races even trickier. The Trofeo
Category KZ2, that is always very spectacular, has been very exciting due also to the rain. The Final was dominated by Alessandro Pelizzari (Energy-TM-Vega), who has always been among the quickest during the whole weekend. He took an early lead after the retirement of his closest rival and teammate from Sweden Emil Skaras. The second place went to Fabian Federer, at the debut on Maranello-TM-Vega, who managed to get past Lorenzo Giannoni (CKR-TM-Vega), who was second at the flag but was handed a 10s time penalty for jumping the start.
The fourth place went to the Swede Benjamin Tornqvist (CRG-TM-Vega), who led Giuseppe Fusco (Formula K-TM-Vega). FIA Karting European Champion Adrien Renaudin (Sodikart-TM-Vega) was 14th, while the winner of the past two editions on Birel Art Riccardo Longhi had to settle for P16 after recovering 12 places. The DKM KZ2 Cup Champion Emilien Denner (Kalì Kart-TM-Vega) was 24th. The German Alexander Schmitz (Tony Kart-Vortex-Vega) stopped early after setting the pole position time.
The Russian Kiril Smal (Tony Kart-Vortex-Vega) dominated the scene in OK-Junior, but the initial protagonist of the Final was Gabriele Minì (Parolin-TM-Vega), who got an early lead and led the race for 13 laps. Smal managed to find his way past the Italian in the closing stages and to clinch the victory at the end of the scheduled 18 laps, confirming his place on top after a victorious qualifying stage. The third step of the podium went to
Several drivers came to the fore in 60 Mini during the weekend, but the Brit Coskun Irfan (Parolin-TM-Vega) had the upper hand together with his two teammates at Baby Race, Peru’s Rafael Modonese and the Belgian
IAME X30 SENIOR
The Senior category of
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Info & Photo: Parma Motorsport
Editing: Guillaume Alvarez