The additional duration at the Nurburgring effectively takes the place of one of the regular three-hour races on the Endurance Cup segment of the GTWCE season.
We have kept the total of duration of the races the same, so two of the four sprints will have three races and we have put an extra six-hour race in to take the place of two three-hour races."
"Teams and drivers will be able to reach these events by road during a period when air travel is likely to remain challenging," he explained.
"We had a record full-season entry for endurance of 55 cars, so we are starting from a high level — I think we will have a good grid."
Revised 2020 GTWCE schedule:
|July 18-19||Imola||Endurance||3 hours|
|August 7-9|| |
|Sprint||1 hour (3 races)|
|Sept. 5-6||Nurburgring||Endurance||6 hours|
|Sept. 11-13||Magny-Cours||Sprint||1 hour (2 races)|
|Sept. 25-27||Zandvoort||Sprint||1 hour (2 races)|
|October 9-11||Barcelona||Sprint||1 hour (3 races)|
|October 22-25||Spa 24 Hours||Endurance||24 hours|
|Nov. 13-15||Paul Ricard||Endurance||6 hours|