JMB wins SRWC Round 1 in
- Barcelona, March 27, 2000
victory in Sao Paulo as well as in the Sports Car
World Cup in Barcelona. Christian Pescatori and
David Terrien won a first round of the season at
the wheel of the JMB (Jean Michel Bouresche)
Ferrari, leaving the second placed 333 SP of
Giovanni Lavaggi (started from pole) and Nicolas
Filiberti 19.9 seconds behind.
The two Ferraris
were battling for the lead. The decision fell,
when there were problems with the driver change
between Lavaggi and Filiberti. Lavaggi's comment
"without the problem during the driver
change we would have we won the race! "
Italia 333 SP steered by Angelo Zadra and ex-Audi
STW and Indy Lights front runner Philipp Peter
finished 4th. The team's other 333 SP driven by
Lilian Bryner, Enzo Calderari and Zadra finished
fifth and in ninth was Giraudi and Lancelotti.