Race 3 press conference

Abu Dhabi - UAE
12/12/2013

Ange Barde 

Race 3 press conference

13/12/2013 - Abu Dhabi
Ange Barde (1° Overall, 1° Trofeo): “I am pleased to have ended the year with another win; the third in succession if you just consider the endurance events. Today Renaud got off to a great start but then I did well to overtake him at the second turn and move into the lead

The aim was to stay out in front so that I kept the tyres in good shape. I kept on pushing even after the pit stop as I didn’t want to take any risks. In the end I was able to celebrate. It has been a good day for me, my partners and for Maserati. I hope things go as well next year”.

Mikkel Mac (2° Overall, 2° Trofeo): “I wanted to claim the Pirelli Drivers Cup to make up for yesterday’s bad luck, when I was forced to retire. During my pit stop, the mechanics told me that my rivals, Ragazzi and Simoni, had pulled out after a collision. For me this meant the title was a mathematical certainty. Even so, I didn’t really feel satisfied and so tried to catch Barde, without any luck. I would like to thank Maserati for giving me the chance to drive in this excellent championship”.

Mauro Calamia (3° Overall, 1° Team): “I started from fourth and was soon behind Barde and Kuppens as they contested the lead. I managed to overtake the Belgian and then found myself in third because of the extra time they had to pit for. Overall, I am happy with how things have gone at Abu Dhabi as I finished on the podium three times”.


 

Back to the paddock news

SEASON 2014

Trofeo MC "The Duel"
SEASON 2014» Youtube channel

SEASON 2013

Trofeo season review 2013
SEASON 2013» Youtube channel

MC TROFEO REPLICA

The racing collection
MC TROFEO REPLICA» Buy Now

FOLLOW US

Maserati Corse
FOLLOW US» Official FB Page
PirelliBowers & WilkinsMotors tvAudesAxoMontanteRMCOMP