Tonio Liuzzi leads Christian Klien in Superstars practice two in Hungary

Former Red Bull Racing Formula 1 team-mates Tonio Liuzzi and Christian Klien led the way in the second International Superstars Series practice session at the Hungaroring in Budapest

Tonio Liuzzi leads Christian Klien in Superstars practice two in Hungary

Liuzzi was the pacesetter in the 30-minute session, braving the heat to set a scorching hot 1m53.234s best in the CAAL Racing Mercedes. Klein, on debut in Superstars, was second in the Swiss Team Maserati, albeit 0.9 seconds behind Liuzzi.

Having languished near the bottom of the timing screen for much of the session, Audi Sport Italia's Gianni Morbidelli fired in a quick lap with just a few minutes left to go third fastest, ahead of Dinamic BMW duo Thomas Biagi and Stefano Gabellini.

Colombian star Camilo Zurcher had a much improved second session, going sixth fastest in the Romeo Ferraris Mercedes, two spots ahead of his team-mate Andrea Larini. Johan Kristoffersson split the two Mercedes in the KMS Audi.

Franco Fumi had another solid outing in his Dinamic BMW with the ninth fastest time, while German driver Thomas Schoffler made sure all three Audis were in the top 10.

Having set the pace in the first practice session, local hero Norbert Michelisz did not turn a lap in the second session, despite his Scuderia Guidici team reporting no problems with its BMW.

Pos Driver Team/Car Time Gap 1. Tonio Liuzzi CAAL Mercedes 1m53.234s 2. Christian Klien Swiss Maserati 1m54.120s + 0.886s 3. Gianni Morbidelli Audi Italia 1m54.337s + 1.103s 4. Thomas Biagi Dinamic BMW 1m54.459s + 1.225s 5. Stefano Gabellini Dinamic BMW 1m54.890s + 1.656s 6. Camilo Zurcher Romeo Mercedes 1m54.894s + 1.660s 7. Johan Kristoffersson KMS Audi 1m55.383s + 2.149s 8. Andrea Larini Romeo Mercedes 1m55.446s + 2.212s 9. Franco Fumi Dinamic BMW 1m55.472s + 2.238s 10. Thomas Schoffler MTM Audi 1m55.712s + 2.478s 11. Francesco Sini Solaris Chevrolet 1m56.739s + 3.505s 12. Max Pigoli Ferlito Jaguar 1m56.741s + 3.507s 13. Paolo Meloni W&D BMW 1m56.894s + 3.660s 14. Domenico Ferlito Ferlito Jaguar 1m56.933s + 3.699s 
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