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Thorkild Thyrring

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The Car »

Type: Porsche 911 GT1 - Lister Storm
Drivers: Thorkild Thyrring, John Greasley (Porsche), William Hewland (Lister)
Race: 1999 British GT Championship (5 races)
Result: Number 5 (1st round), Number 6 (2nd round), Retired (4th round), Number 5 (5th round), Number 3 (11th round)


Thorkild Thyrring had a strange campaign in the British GT Championship in 1999.

In the first two races he drove a Porsche 911 GT1 together with John Greasley. But then he teamed up with William Hewland in a Lister Storm for 3 races during the rest of the year.

The best result came in the final race of the year, where Thyrring and Hewland came 3rd and won the GT2 class.

The Models »

Manufacturer: Minichamps
Model ID: 400 996606

This model shows the Porsche, Thorkild Thyrring drove in the first two races of the year.

Manufacturer: AA Modelbilklub
Model ID: AA 006

This model shows the Lister, Thorkild Thyrring drove in the 4th and 5th race of the year. He also drove the Lister in the final race of the year, but that car had start number 35.

The model is made in a very limited series by Hi-Speed Models for AA Modelbilklub. This club origined from a model car shop in Copenhagen, where the owner was the man behind small series of cars driven by Danish racing drivers. These were sold exclusively to the members of the club. The models are very detailed and beautifully made. © 2007