Decisive race full of drama! Jiří Mičánek’s team ruled Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe finals
The last race of the season team Mičánek Motorsport powered by Buggyra crowned with a victory. In Portimao crew Karol Basz – Bronislav Formánek placed second in the first race, but they did the best in the afternoon's dramatic finale and won the Pro-AM class. Thanks to this achievement Formánek has advanced to third position in final season class ranking.
Four Pro-AM cars in one second. That was Mičánek Motorsport powered by Buggyra team’s point of view from finish of last race of the fastest cup championship in the world - Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe. Karol Basz behind the wheel of Huracán first reached leading group of Pro-AM class and in a dramatic duel he finally got to the front.
„We are incredibly happy. We feel satisfaction and euphoria. It's a dream result, because we won in last two rounds, where nothing was guaranteed, and Broněk (Formánek) reached third place in final ranking. We hoped to climb at the third position, but we never thought it going to be so dramatic and in the last race,“ team manager Jiří Mičánek junior said.
Basz and Formánek also performed well in overall standing. In first race they finished fourth, in second they got fifth place.“We are just a bit far from overall podiums. And I believe that’s not goal we can‘t reach in next season,“ Mičánek hinted at the team's ambitions for 2023 season. In LC class Libor Dvořáček and Kurt Wagner in both races finished at sixth position.
Mičánek Motorsport powered by Buggyra team will continue its effort in World Grand Finals this weekend, where best drivers from European and American Cups will race each other divided according to performance into four races (two by both classes).
„We feel Superfinals are a reward for us. But we also want to confirm Friday's result and show that we can be among the best teams even in a global comparison,“ Jiří Mičánek junior revealed ambitions.