2011 VLN champion and all-round Nürburgring legend and specialist Tim Scheerbarth is driving the #58 W&S Motorsport Team Space Drive Racing Porsche Cayman 718 GT4 MR alongside Marvin Dienst, Niklas Steinhaus and Kai Riemer in the SP7 class. The team will start Saturday’s Nürburgring 24 Hours from 57th place.
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Tim Scheerbarth: “I had a very lazy day today because we decided that only Marvin Dienst would do three laps in the rain and then we parked the car in the pits to work on it for the 24-hour race and Niklas, Kai and myself didn’t drive. So we had a lazy day today at the Nürburgring and the weather was much worse than the forecast. The normal apps for the forecast were saying it was dry – but I think you’ve seen how it wasn’t dry during qualifying! It was raining, dry, sun, raining again, all day long.
“The conditions for the boys in the Top Qualifying were really tough. It’s pretty awesome especially for Maro Engel! Last year he did the 24 Hour Pole lap and this year again. I think he is pretty well in shape going really fast for long stints as well as for one or two laps, it was an amazing performance, really cool!”
More driver reports
Stay tuned for more driver reports this weekend from Manuel Metzger, Lars Kern, David Pittard, Thomas Kiefer, Tim Scheerbarth and Ben Tuck.
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