At Brands Hatch (GB), Giorgio Maggi secured his fourth top 5 result and his third podium finish in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series 2019
With a podium finish and remaining in the lead of the 2019 NASCAR Whelen Euro Series 2019 drivers’ standings, Swiss Giorgio Maggi returned from Brands Hatch.
Over 80,000 spectators got to see a Giorgio Maggi in the way one hopes for such a race. Top qualifying, 10 NASCAR race cars within one second, front row of the starting grid and hard on-track duels in the field of 34 drivers. Maggi scored a podium finish and again was the best-placed rookie.
The young Swiss, who has become a guarantee for success for the Dutch Hendriks team, staged a brilliant performance in the UK. For Giorgio Maggi, this was proof that he ranks among the favourites for the championship title.
“It was a tough race,” Maggi commented. “Defending your position in the leading group at Brands Hatch is really difficult. I am delighted to still be leading the championship standings. The race was greart fun. Now, I am looking forward to Most, a highly technical, but also a groovy track.”
Legendary Dutch racing driver Toine Hezemans is Giorgio Maggi’s mentor. He says: “He has done a tremendous job here. I have never seen him fighting as hard as this before. Of course, this cost me some nerves. I will do everything to enable Giorgio to win the 2019
“Maggi Magic” is the name of the young Swiss racing driver Giorgio Maggi in the Nascar scene. He was given a double page in the program because he is the star of the Nascar Whelen Euro Series
NASCAR Whelen Euro Series title.”The NASCAR Whelen Euro Series continues at Autodrom Most on 29 and 30 June. The event will be the first round of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series in Eastern Europe and the Czech Republic.