Pierre Thiriet1989-04-20 (age 32)
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Former WEC LMP2 champion Roman Rusinov has defended G-Drive Racing's switch of allegiance from Jota Sport to TDS Racing for the 2017 season, saying his squad has to remain "flexible".
French team TDS Racing will field a car under the G-Drive Racing banner in WEC's LMP2 class in 2017, with Roman Rusinov and Pierre Thiriet named as drivers.
The #46 Thiriet by TDS Racing car of Pierre Thiriet, Mathias Beche and Ryo Hirakawa took a confident second straight European Le Mans Series victory at Spielberg.
At the end of a great race, the Oreca 05 Nissan of the Thiriet by TDS Racing won the last round of the season.
The new ORECA 05 took an impressive pole position for its first participation in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Five cars are included in the entry list for the 83rd edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Amongst 64 cars on the official test day, will be 16 cars from the European Le Mans Series.
Murphy Prototypes gave a One-Two to the ORECA chassis.
At the front of two races at this week-end, the latest prototype designed by Oreca Technology has shown its best.
In LMP2 the battle is on between Thiriet by TDS Racing, which currently leads, ahead of JOTA Sport and Signatech Alpine.
The #33 OAK Racing Team Asia Ligier JS P2 completed the race in a respectable 7th in class, 11th overall.
Toyota prevailed over all when the checkered flag flew on qualifying Thursday.
The Thiriet by TDS Racing team learned a lot during testing.
Pierre Thiriet, Ludovic Badey and Tristan Gommendy never relaxed the pressure and took the lead in the race less than six minutes from the chequered flag!
The official list of invited teams was made public during the traditional ACO press conference in Paris on Thursday.
New teams have signed up with the French constructor, which is pursuing its involvement.
Nelson Panciatici and Pierre Ragues were crowned 2013 ELMS Champions despite finishing 4th overall. Gary Hirsch and Paul Loup Chatin earned the LMPC title while Matt Griffin and Johnny Mowlem grabbed the LMGTE championship.
Pierre Thiriet by TDS Racing and Signatech-Alpine have equal points in the title race.
Ten prototypes will be on the LMP2 and LMPC grid and there will be 16 LMGTE and GTC cars.
The Irish team finished on its first podium of the season.
Pierre Ragues and Nelson Panciatici took the chequered flag after 82 laps of racing over a lap ahead of the nr18 Murphy Prototypes Oreca Nissan of Jonathan Hirschi and Brendon Hartley.
Marc VDS Racing’s number 3 and number 4 cars led the race during the first four and a half hours, with temperatures reaching up to 30 degrees Celsius.
The next meeting for the Signatech-Nissan team and its drivers is set for September 13 and 14 on the Hungaroring circuit in Hungary
The defending champions maintain their advantage to cross the finish line first and in the process take their second consecutive win in the ELMS.
Mathias Beche and Pierre Thiriet were the victors in their ORECAO3 in Spielberg, Austria for the third round of the European Le Mans Series at the Red Bull Ring.
On the 3 Hours of the Red Bull Ring, no less than ten ORECA chassis will be in action.
Endurance-Info's Laurent Mercier looks back at an emotional Le Mans 24 Hours.
Incident-marred qualifying sessions have teams scrambling to prepare back-in-the-pack starting spots potential roadblocks to podiums.
33 drivers are representing the ALMS and GRAND-AM in the 24 Hours of Le Mans
With eight hours of testing, the Test Day for the 24 Hours of Le Mans is traditionally a busy day with multiple objectives.
Driving the ORECA 03 entered by Thiriet by TDS Racing, the two men Pierre Thiriet and Mathias Beche took the 3 Hours of Imola victory.
ORECA is celebrating its 40th anniversary at Silverstone.
The European Le Mans Series teams were able t complete two days of testing to prepare for the season opener.
The official list for the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans was released yesterday, but there is already a few updates. Please come back to this page often as we will update it on a regular basis.
European Le Mans Series release