The 2012 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia Series closed with a bang on November 12, with winners taking home a trophy and Blancpain watch. Liu/Rizzo of China was crowned Gold with 142 points in the pro-am race, leading runner up Ramli of Malaysia by 21 points. Charlz of Singapore came in a third at 88 points. The race was tight tn the amateur ranking, with Kenan of China beating Chan/Tse of Hong Kong.
Looking ahead, preparations for the 2013 Asia Series are well underway. With circuits in Shanghai, Sepang, Fuji and new cities Zhuhai and South Korea, drivers will be racing in the 2013 Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo.
The 2013 model will feature a 120% improvement in aerodynamic efficiency over its predecessor, as well as a 50% improvement in thermal performance. Meanwhile, better balance is achieved by increasing downforce by 128 kg in low downforce set up and 160kg in high downforce trim.
Lamborghini and Blancpain have also announced the expansion of the series into a third continent – the USA - next year.