BWT Mücke Motorsport enters the Prototype Cup Germany

News | March 20, 2023

- Traditional racing team from Berlin with LMP3 race car for the first time
- With Nico Göhler and Gustavo Kiryla both pilots stand

Munich. Spectacular new entry for the Prototype Cup Germany: BWT Mücke Motorsport will compete
2023 for the first time with a Le Mans prototype and has chosen the race series organized by ADAC and Creventic
Creventic for its debut. The vehicle will be a Duqueine D08, which will compete in the eye-catching pink of
BWT livery. The cockpit is shared by the two young talents Nico Göhler and Gustavo Kiryla.
The Prototype Cup Germany will kick off from 28 to 30 April at the ADAC Racing Weekend
at the Hockenheimring.


Mücke Motorsport has been firmly anchored in ADAC motorsport for many years. In addition to the ADAC GT
Masters, the racing team from Berlin has also competed in the ADAC Formula 4 - and has celebrated
celebrate successes in both series. "LMP3 is a new step for our team that we are very much looking forward to. The
Prototype Cup Germany is very interesting for young talents, especially due to the increased
commitment of the manufacturers with the new LMDh cars. We have every chance to be at the front
and to aim for the championship," explains team manager Stefan Mücke. "At the same time
I personally have a very close connection to endurance racing. I have driven many races myself with
prototypes myself, in the WEC and also at Le Mans."

Gustavo Kiryla will have a long journey to the season opener at the Motodrom in Baden. The 28-year-old
year-old from Curitiba in Brazil has been racing in prototype sport in his home country since 2020. With
success: in 2022 he won the title in the Império Endurance Brasil. This season he is venturing out in the
LMP3 from BWT Mücke Motorsport to make the leap to Europe.

"I'm thrilled to be joining such a respected and successful team," says Kiryla, looking back on the
commitment to BWT Mücke Motorsport. "The history of this racing team is really impressive.
I am honored to now be a part of it. I am looking forward to working with such a talented
group of people and to contribute to the team's continued success. I want to learn
Learn as much as I can from my teammates and contribute with my skills,
more victories for the team. It really is a dream come true."

The 19-year-old German Nico Göhler has been active in formula racing since 2018 and thus knows the European
racetracks off the cuff. In 2019, he competed in ADAC Formula 4. Via Formula 3 and the
Formula Regional European Championship, his path now leads to LMP3 racing. "I know the team
already from the past and was able to achieve some successes together with them," says
Göhler. "This has shown that as a team we can tackle new challenges with flying colors.
with flying colors. That's why I'm convinced that our entry into the LMP3 category will also be successful.
will be successful. The season opener can't come fast enough."

Prototype Cup Germany Calendar

(Subject to change)

22.03.23                  Pre-Season-Test Mugello
28.04.- 30.04.23     Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg (ADAC Racing Weekend)
26.05. - 28.05.23    Motorsport Arena Oschersleben (DTM)
23.06. - 25.06.23    Circuit Zandvoort/NL (DTM)
07.07. - 09.07.23    Norisring (DTM)
01.09 - 03.09.23     TT Circuit Assen/NL (ADAC Racing Weekend)
13.10. - 15.10.23    Nürburgring (ADAC Racing Weekend)

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