A 31-car full-season entry list has been revealed for the upcoming ADAC GT Masters season, featuring a total of eight GT3 manufacturers.
Audi, BMW, Corvette, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Mercedes-AMG, Porsche and Aston Martin will all be represented when the series gets underway at Oschersleben on April 26-28.
The field includes some of Europe’s leading GT3 teams such as Grasser Racing Team, Montaplast by Land Motorsport, HTP Motorsport and defending champion Precote Herberth Motorsport.
The Audi R8 LMS GT3 Evo remains the most popular car among teams, with 13 entries amongst the field, including entries from BWT Muecke Motorsport, Aust Motorsport, EFP Car Collection by TECE, HCB-Rutronik Racing and Land.
Four new teams will also field entries, including PROpeak Performance, HCB-Rutronik, T3 Motorsport and returnee Schuetz Motorsport.
Despite the new additions, several other teams have left the series, including Phoenix Racing, which has moved to the Blancpain GT Series.
EFP by TECE and Car Collection have merged to run two Audis, meanwhile.
“The ADAC GT Masters will have a strong starting field again in 2019,” said ADAC Sports President Hermann Tomczyk.
“With more than 30 sports cars from eight different manufacturers, the series underlines its reputation as the world’s most attractive GT3 sprint series.
“Last year saw the most evenly matched campaign ever in the history of the ADAC GT Masters. The 2019 season once again promises a lot of excitement.
“Fans can look forward to a unique event package comprising the ADAC GT Masters, our new ADAC GT4 Germany, the ADAC TCR Germany and ADAC Formula 4 as well as the Porsche Carrera Cup Germany.”