Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Reiter Engineering Homologates Lamborghini Gallardo FL2 GT3 for Pirelli World Challenge Featured

Written by  Reiter Engineering/Series Staff

The Reiter Engineering developed Lamborghini Gallardo FL2 GT3, which has already demonstrated its race and championship-winning prowess in Europe, Asia and South America, now aims to collect the winner’s spoils at North American race tracks. Reiter Engineering has homologated the Gallardo for Pirelli World Challenge GT competition in 2014.

The GT3 version of the Gallardo will compete in largely unmodified form in the GT class of the Pirelli World Challenge, where it will face competition from a list of OEM's that includes Cadillac, Audi, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, and Aston Martin.

"Our 25th anniversary season in 2014 is shaping up to be the best year in the series' history," said Scott Bove, President and CEO, Pirelli World Challenge. "The drivers, teams and brands that will take to the track in 2014 starting with our first race at St. Petersburg this coming March 28-30th will make it a season not to be missed."

"We are extremely happy to welcome another tremendous platform into our GT family," said Geoff Carter, Competition Director, Pirelli World Challenge. "The caliber and diversity of the machinery that will be running in the series in 2014 is impressive, and there are a couple of forth coming announcements from OEMs that will continue to add to the list."

The Pirelli World Challenge 2014 25th anniversary season will consist of nine race weekends in the USA and Canada with 16 sprint races. The series races alongside IndyCar and NASCAR on most race weekends. Every race will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network and streamed live via www.world-challengetv.com. In 2013, more than 1 million fans attended Pirelli World Challenge races.

In order to guarantee rapid and trouble-free support for US customers, Reiter Engineering has established a base close to Daytona/FL. Contact for interested teams and drivers is Hubert Thanbichler (hubert.thanbichler@reiter-engineering.com).

Lamborghini Gallardo FL2 GT3 proves its endurance capability in 2013

With over 100 cars sold, over 200 race victories and over 400 podium positions, the Reiter Gallardo GT3 is one of the most successful GT3 cars since the class was founded.

The endurance capability of the Reiter Gallardo GT3 racecar has now finally been demonstrated in 2013 with victory in the Dunlop 12h of Hungary in Budapest, the runner-up title in the Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race (12h of Merdeka) and the title in the 6h of Rome at Vallelunga and 7th place in the Gulf 12h of Abu Dhabi.

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About Reiter Engineering

Established in 2000, Reiter Engineering is the worldwide exclusive manufacturer of Lamborghini GT1 and GT3 racing cars and of Camaro GT3 racing cars. The company is one of the world’s leading GT3 engineering companies to have achieved FIA approval.

Reiter Engineering’s core business sectors are the design, development and engineering of Lamborghini and Camaro racing cars, the tuning of Lamborghini street cars as well as the servicing and maintenance of Lamborghini and Camaro race cars and Lamborghini street cars.

In 2013, Reiter Engineering established and affiliated a new division in the form of SaReNi Camaro that once again demonstrates the company’s enormous level of expertise in motorsport. The target is, similar to the successful development of the winning Lamborghini racecars, to transform the world-famous American muscle car Camaro to a trendsetting racecar.

Reiter Engineering provides a full range of development and services tailored specifically for the motorsport industry. Based in Kirchanschoering, Southern Germany (Bavaria), the company operates internationally with a strong focus on Europe, America and Asia. Almost 100 customers around the world compete in Lamborghini racecars.

Since 2006, Reiter Engineering has expanded its business and has grown rapidly. Reiter Engineering currently employs about 50 people; the majority are development engineers, specialists for data-logging and analysis and race mechanics. The brand is focused on the constant development and performance optimisation of Lamborghini and Camaro racing cars and thus guarantees its customers an unrivalled level of quality.

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