2011 GT1 World champion Michael Krumm will return to the 2012 Super GT series after a 3 years’ absence. He will be partnering Satoshi Motoyama in Nismo’s #23 Motul Autech GT-R for GT500 class of Super GT, replacing Benoît Tréluyer.
Team Nissan Nismo Motul Autech has emerged as second place in 2011 Super GT series thanks to Benoît Tréluyer and Satoshi Motoyama. For 2012, Benoît Tréluyer will be joining the official Audi team to contend in the World Endurance Championship, in the official Audi team, following his win in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Michael Krumm and Satoshi Motoyama has partnered and took the Super GT title together in 2003.