The Swede tops the standings after the first two races of the season at the French circuit of Le Castellet, ahead of young Italian Jonathan Giacon and his compatriot Emanuele Moncini who are tied for second place.
Moncini is also first overall among the Gentlemen drivers, while fourth place is shared by the Portuguese groundbreaker Jorge Rodrigues and another Italian Eric Scalvini heading to the famous circuit in Austria.
In the Abarth 500 Assetto Corse, young Finnish driver Jusso Pajuranta heads the points table, chased by Italy's Manuel Villa.
Trofeo Abarth
Campani seals title in thrilling fashion at Monza
15/11/2014 AT 00:40
Both races in Austria promise to be gripping affairs on the 4.241 kilometres of track in Salzburg, which has over the years proved itself to be tremendously challenging.
The weekend begins on Friday, May 23 at 3.40 pm with the free practices. The qualifying session will start on Saturday May 24 at 11.45 am and the first race the same day at 5pm. On Sunday, the lights will go out on the second round at 3pm.
Trofeo Abarth Selenia Europe standings
1. Niklas Lilja SWE 51 points
2. Jonathan Giacon ITA and Emanuele Moncini 30
4. Jorge Rodrigues POR and Eric Scalvini ITA 18
6. Manuel Buffoli ITA 16
7. Alex Campani 15
8. “Fischerman” ITA 10
9. Franco Cimarelli and Michele Monetti ITA 6
Abarth 500 Selenia Europe Class standings
1. Jusso Pajuranta FIN 43 points
2. Manuel Villa ITA 34
3. Stefano Bolzoni ITA 27
4. Franco Cimarelli 26
5. Matteo Arrigosi ITA 20
6. Franco Storti ITA 16
7. Kevin Giacon 10
Trofeo Abarth
Lilja sets up thrilling finale with race one win at Monza
26/10/2014 AT 10:30
Trofeo Abarth
Lilja grabs pole at Monza
26/10/2014 AT 10:08