Involved in GP2 Series since 2005 and in GP3 Series since 2010, Birel ART claimed many titles in those essential Series to reach the ultimate racing Championship : Formula 1
On the South Garda Karting circuit, Riccardo Longhi won the 28th Trofeo Andrea Margutti in the KZ2 class.
Second fastest in his qualifying group and third overall, Longhi won also a heat, made a recovery in the Pre-final from 16th to 6th and finished the Final in first place setting also the fastest lap of the race in 45.974, the only driver in the Final to get off the 46”.
At the end of the Final, Riccardo said: “It was my first time at the Margutti Trophy. It is a great pleasure although we struggled a bit more than our expectations as we started behind in the Pre-final. However, we made a great recovery and everyone made a fantastic job.”