31 cars across 19 teams with eight different brands of GT3 machines are represented on the 2019 ADAC GT Masters full season entry.
That total includes 2019 spec cars from Aston Martin, Audi, Lamborghini and Porsche with other teams running GT3 cars from BMW, Callaway Corvette, Ferrari and Mercedes-AMG
ADAC Sports President Hermann Tomczyk: “The ADAC GT Masters will have a strong starting field again in 2019. With more than 30 sports cars from eight different manufacturers, the series underlines its reputation as the world’s most attractive GT3 sprint series.
“Last year saw the most evenly matched campaign ever in the history of the ADAC GT Masters. The 2019 season once again promises a lot of excitement. Fans can look forward to a unique event package comprising the ADAC GT Masters, our new ADAC GT4 Germany, the ADAC TCR Germany and ADAC Formula 4 as well as the Porsche Carrera Cup Germany.”
PROpeak Performance is a standout debutant entry with their two new Aston Martin Vantage GT3s. Other newcomers are Audi outfits HCB-Rutronik Racing and T3 Motorsport.
After a one-year absence, Schütz Motorsport is back, but this time as Mercedes-AMG flagbearers.
Last year’s championship-winning brand, Porsche, is represented by four new-for-2019 911 GT3 Rs.
Precote Herberth Motorsport will be defending their 2018 title with one car, while KÜS Team75 Bernhard led by sports car world champion Timo Bernhard will again be fielding two 911s. IronForce by RING POLICE are back to contest their second season in the ADAC GT Masters with a new 911 GT3 R.
As in previous seasons, the Audi R8 LMS remains the most popular choice among the teams. No fewer than 13 2019 spec R8 LMS is on the entry list.
As in the previous year, BWT Mücke Motorsport will compete with three R8 LMS’s. Aust Motorsport, EFP Car Collection by TECE, HCB-Rutronik Racing and Montaplast by Land-Motorsport have each entered two of the V10 mid-engine vehicles, while the ISR and T3 Motorsport teams will be fielding just one each.
Lamborghini is represented by three upgraded Huracán GT3 EVOs entered by the marques world’s most successful team, Orange1 by GRT Grasser.
Mercedes-AMG is the brand with the second most vehicles in the field, five in all. As in the previous year, Zakspeed BKK Mobil Oil Racing and Mann-Filter Team HTP will be fielding two Mercedes-AMG GT3s each. The fifth member of the quintet is Schütz Motorsport.
Record race winners Callaway Competition will once again be sending their Corvette C7 GT3-R, developed in-house, into action. The Vette will again be used by RWT Racing.
HB Racing field the only Ferrari 488 GT3 in the field, while MRS GT-Racing is the sole team running the BMW M6 GT3.
Full Season Entry
1 Precote Herberth Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3 R Robert Renauer/ TBA
3 Aust Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Arlind Hoti/ TBA
4 Aust Motorsport Audi R8 LMS TBA/TBA
7 HB Racing Ferrari 488 GT3 Sebastian Asch /Luca Ludwig
8 HCB-Rutronik Racing Audi R8 LMS Patric Niederhauser/ Kelvin van der Linde
11 EFP Car Collection by TECE Audi R8 LMS Pierre Kaffer/ Elia Erhart
12 EFP Car Collection by TECE Audi R8 LMS Florian Spengler/ Mattia Drudi
13 RWT Racing Corvette C7 GT3-R TBA/ TBA
14 MRS GT-Racing BMW M6 GT3 Jens Klingmann/ TBA
17 KÜS TEAM75 Bernhard Porsche 911 GT3 R Timo Bernhard/ Klaus Bachler
18 KÜS TEAM75 Bernhard Porsche 911 GT3 R Matteo Cairoli/ Adrien De Leener
19 Orange1 by GRT Grasser Lamborghini Huracán GT3 Mirko Bortolotti/ Marco Mapelli/ Franck Perera/ Christian Engelhart/ Rolf Ineichen/ Michele Beretta will form the six drivers, three car GRT effort
20 Team Zakspeed BKK Mobil Oil Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 TBA/TBA
21 Team Zakspeed BKK Mobil Oil Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 TBA/TBA
24 BWT Mücke Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Stefan Mücke/ Nikolaj Rogivue
25 BWT Mücke Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Christopher Haase/ Jeffrey Schmidt
26 BWT Mücke Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Markus Winkelhock/ Mike David Ortmann
28 Montaplast by Land-Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Christopher Mies/ Max Hofer
29 Montaplast by Land-Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Dries Vanthoor/ Ricardo Feller
31 HCB-Rutronik Racing Audi R8 LMS Dennis Marschall/ Carrie Schreiner
33 Team ISR Audi R8 LMS Filip Salaquarda/ Frank Stippler
36 Schütz Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3 Marvin Dienst /Aidan Read
47 Mann-Filter Team HTP Mercedes-AMG GT3 Fabian Vettel/ Philip Ellis
48 Mann-Filter Team HTP Mercedes-AMG GT3 Maximilian Götz /Indy Dontje
63 Orange1 by GRT Grasser Lamborghini Huracán GT3 (see #19 above)
69 IronForce by RING POLICE Porsche 911 GT3 R Jan-Erik Slooten/ Lucas Luhr
71 T3 Motorsport Audi R8 LMS Maximilian Paul/ Simon Reicher
77 Callaway Competition Corvette C7 GT3-R Marvin Kirchhöfer/ Markus Pommer
82 Orange1 by GRT Grasser Lamborghini Huracán GT3 (see #19 above)
98 PROpeak Performance Aston Martin Vantage GT3 Maxime Martin/ Daniel Keilwitz
99 PROpeak Performance Aston Martin Vantage GT3 Hugo de Sadeleer/ Valentin Hasse-Clot