12/12/2009 FIA GT Champions honoured during Gala Prize-Giving
The 2009 Champions of World Motor Sport received their trophies from the FIA in a Gala Prize-Giving in Monaco on December 11th. Among them, the FIA GT Champions were honoured. Standing in front of a gleaming Vitaphone Racing Team Maserati MC 12, Andrea Bertolini and Michael Bartels were presented with the trophies as GT1 Drivers Champions - for the third time - while Mr Matthias Quinger collected Vitaphone's fifth consecutive GT1 Teams Trophy. In GT2, Richard Westbrook was presented with the trophy for the GT2 Drivers Championship. Amato Ferrari collected the GT2 Teams title for the fourth consecutive time, while Antonello Coletta of Ferrari was presented with the GT2 Manufacturers Cup.