Antonio D’Amico with the Sospiri Racing Team in the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia

The doors of the Lamborghini Blancpain have opened for Antonio D’Amico in the Asian Super Trophy with Vincenzo Sospiri Racing.

After the exciting season in the Italian GT Championship at the wheel of the Lamborghini supercar next weekend (April 7-9) he will fly to Sepang in Malaysia to sign on for the first of the five appointments of the Asian Super Trophy which will be followed by races in Thailand (Buriram on May 19-21). Japan (Suzuka on June 23-25 and Fuji on August 18-20) and China (Shanghai on September 22-24).

“I am eager to start this new experience in Asia, my first championship outside Italy but the second at the wheel of a Lamborghini. It will undoubtedly be a demanding season as I will have to learn new tracks but it is also exciting,” commented Antonio D’Amico

“I am happy that Antonio can begin this new experience. With the experience of Vincenzo Sospiri Racing he will become a protagonist of an important season, “was the analysis of manager Giovanni Minardi.

The driver from Rome will share the wheel with Brazilian Nicolas Costa and the objectives are already clear.

“We will start well aiming for victory, It will certainly not be easy but we have the potential to reach important results beginning with the first race in Sepang,” continued Antonio, “Wednesday and Thursday will be two half days of collective testing to familiarize ourselves with the track, the car and the team.”