Big MotoGP-star Valentino Rossi entered the fifth round of the 2012 Blancpain Endurance Series at the Nürburgring. Kessel Racing prepared a special livery with the well known Rossi branding.
As you would aspect Rossi got a lot of attention from press as well as racefans. The only opportunity to see his car in full glory was at the track. In the pits or at the grid, you could only tell by the crowds of people surrounding his car it was the famous number 46.
Rossi finished 19th overall and 9th in the ProAm class.