Bahrain: Speed Weekend Wraps Up at BIC
JB Simmenauer and Dylan Pereira were both victorious on Saturday to wrap up the fourth and penultimate round of the 2019/2020 Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East, held as part of Speed Weekend at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir.
Simmenauer won the meeting’s second race while Pereira claimed Race Three for his second victory in as many days.
Pereira won the meeting’s first race from pole on Friday, and then Simmenauer matched his feat in the second 12-lap sprint around BIC’s 5.412-kilometre Grand Prix track.
Jesse van Kuijk was triumphant in the ProAm category ahead of Daan van Kuijk and Christoffer Bergstroem; while the top three finishers in the Am class were Michael Knutzon, Shaikh Jaber bin Ali Al Khalifa and Jean-Marc Cordier.
The 2019/2020 Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East now heads to its final round of the season from March 19 to 22, to be held once again at BIC and in support of the Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix 2020.