Gazprom Neft Press Office:
The G-Drive Racing team, appearing in the World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) under the sponsorship of G-Drive premium brand motor fuel, won in the first calendar race of the WEC championship at the Silverstone Circuit in the United Kingdom. The winning car was number 25, driven by Antônio Pizzonia, Tor Graves, and James Walker.
"The victory of the G-Drive Racing team, which in this year's championship consists of two crews, testifies to the athlete's excellent training and the flawless performance characteristics of G-Drive fuel. It bears symbolic significance for us that our team has managed to win first place already in the first round of the endurance race," noted Alexander Krylov, Gazprom Neft Regional Sales Director and head of the G-Drive Racing project.
The G-Drive Racing team will take part in all of the championship races, which will take place in France, Brazil, the United States, Japan, China, and Bahrain. The next race will take place on May 4 in Belgium.