The first race of 2017 season of Blancpain GT Series Endurance, staged at Monza, ended with the 9th place in PRO class for the McLaren #44 of David Fumanelli and team-mates.
After an excellent qualifying session fo David in Q3 with P11,in a ranking with 32 cars in less than e second, he ran the second stint of the race.
At the race beginning a terrible accident took place before the first turn and more than 10 cars were forced to retire. The red flag suspended the race for almost fifteen minutes. The race then started again with the safety car.
David had a fantastic pace throughout his stint and managed to accomplish P4 after few overtakings.
Due to an unfortunate series of problems during the pit stops with mandatory driver change, the team loss almost 35 seconds, finishing the race in P11 (P9 in PRO class).
All things considered it was a nice weekend for David that has surely shown his talent.