Sant'Agata Bolognese, 7 March 2014. A thrilling new year of racing will begin next week in Sebring (Florida) where the first race of the American series of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo 2014 will take place. Automobili Lamborghini confirms its commitment in motorsport by announcing the 2014 race calendars for its European, Asian and American Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo.
'The world's fastest one-make series', featuring the 570 hp, V10, permanent four-wheel drive Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo is now in its sixth, third and second year in Europe, Asia and America respectively. It ensures maximum track time for gentlemen and amateur drivers with practice, qualifying and two 50-minute races during two-day race weekends.
In Europe, the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo will again race alongside the Blancpain Endurance Series.
In America, the 2014 calendar includes some of the most iconic circuits in the US and Canada and will be run in partnership with the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA).
The Asian series will visit the most important F1 race tracks in Shanghai, Sepang and Fuji (Japan) and, for the first time, the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo will race in Indonesia.
The 2014 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Final will be hosted in Sepang, Malaysia in November, and will be open to all drivers from each series worldwide competing for the ultimate title: the race weekend will include the sixth race of the European and Asian Series.Swiss luxury brand Blancpain continues its sponsorship for all the three series in Europe, Asia and America and confirms its partnership for the next three years. Committed to sustain traditional watchmaking and innovation, the oldest watch brand in the world has sponsored the competition since its inception in 2009. Its tradition of innovation is expressed in every single Blancpain watch.