Mikaël Grenier Completes Day 1 Practice Sessions In DTM At Portimao Portugal
DTM SERIES SHOWCASES THE HIGHEST GT3 DRIVER CALIBER AND LAP TIMES SHOWCASE COMPETITIVENESS
Mikaël Grenier ran two test days prior to the official start of the first DTM race of the season on the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimão Portugal.
Getting the grips on his #55 Mercedes AMG GT3 of Mercedes-AMG Team GruppeM , Grenier completed day one in 24th place 0.962 from the fastest time set by Ricardo Feller driving for an Audi R8 GT3 for ABT Sportsline with a time of 1:41.573.
At the end of day, Grenier was shown in 10th place with a best lap of 1:42.001 which was only 0.623 slower than Dennis Olsen in the Porsche from team SSR Performance(1:41.378).
The first two official practice session took place today and Grenier ended FP1 in 21st with a time of 1:41.760. Fastest time going to Nico Müller for Team Rosberg(1:40.793).
During FP2, Mikaël was shown in the top 10 in the early part of the 45 minutes session. He ended the session in 20th place 1.063 seconds from fastest time set by BMW Team Schubert Motorsport driver Sheldon Van Der Linde(1:40.807)
Qualidying and Race 1 will take place tomorrow morning 4am EST for Q1 and 7:25am EST for Race 1. You can watch the action on https://grid.dtm.com