Fassbender completes maiden European Le Mans Series campaign

Fassbender Le Mans

Hollywood A-Lister Michael Fassbender finished fifth in his final race of the European Le Mans Series in Portugal over the weekend of October 31 and November 1.

The Fossa man was driving a Porsche 911 RSR for Team Proton Competition with co-drivers Richard Lietz and Felipe Laser. They finished seventh in the drivers’ championship but their teammates Christian Ried, Michele Beretta  and Alessio Picariello won the event and the GTE category within the championship.  

Team Proton Competition

“My first season in the European Le Mans Series was very intense. For me it was a big step from the Porsche Sports Cup into this strong and correspondingly hard-fought championship. However, I have learned a lot and overall I am very happy with how this first season went for me. “

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s