Italian squad Ombra Racing will make the step-up to the PRO category of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and Total 24 Hours of Spa this year. 

The squad’s Lamborghini Huracan GT3 will feature an all-Pro lineup of Italian drivers; Michele Beretta, Andrea Piccini and Stefano Gattuso.

“I am proud of defending the colours of an all-Italian team”

The three bring with them impressive GT credentials; Gattuso is the 2015 Italian GT Champion, Beretta is the reigning Silver Cup champion and Piccini won the Total 24 Hours of Spa in 2012.

“We certainly expect a difficult, but exciting challenge.” commented Picconi. “The Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup is one of the most competitive championships around and I am proud of defending the colours of an all-Italian team.”