Latest news on Morand Racing
Bruno Senna is aiming for title honours in the LMP2 category of the FIA WEC this season, having joined the new RGR Sport by Morand team.
Motorsport.com has learned more information in regards to Team SARD Morand's situation.
Signatech-Alpine claims a second consecutive title in the European Le Mans Series (ELMS).
Paul Ricard is the circuit where NewBlood by Morand Racing scored their best result to date.
The victory has vaulted Alpine into the lead of the European Le Mans Series title standings just two rounds from the end of the campaign.
Ferrari teams take LMGTE and GTC.
In LMP2 the battle is on between Thiriet by TDS Racing, which currently leads, ahead of JOTA Sport and Signatech Alpine.
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Nissan-powered entry sets a lap of 3:37.609
Toyota prevailed over all when the checkered flag flew on qualifying Thursday.
The new Ligier JS P2 cars are doing well on their first official outing.
Davidson,Lapierre, Buemi on top in Toyota TS 040 Hybrid
Jan Charouz and Vincent Capillaire has finished in second place the second round of the European Le Mans Series, the 4 Hours of Imola.
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 Sarthe-based team has consolidated its status as a constructor in its own rights.
The official list of invited teams was made public during the traditional ACO press conference in Paris on Thursday.
Pegasus Racing’s first run with the Morgan-Nissan LM P2 will take place in March before the official European Le Mans tests on 1-2 April.
Simon Dolan: “That was one of the most challenging races I’ve ever driven, so to come away with a podium is a great feeling."
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.
Ten prototypes will be on the LMP2 and LMPC grid and there will be 16 LMGTE and GTC cars.
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.
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.
Throughout the 24 hours, OAK Racing’s Morgan-Nissan LM P2s, created by its constructor department Onroak Automotive, ominated their category.
Four LM P2 prototypes produced in the French manufacturer’s workshops finished in the top ten of the category.
Joe Fabrice Roussel: “Monday is for sure a very stressful day for any engineer but we felt sure we could fulfill the ACO crew’s requirements and meet their expectations."
OAK Racing completed the administrative and technical checks
On the 13,62 km long track, drivers Franck Mailleux, Natacha Gachnang and Olivier Lombard tested the Morand Racing LM P2 Morgan Judd
Porsche and BMW take class honours at Silverstone in a race that ended after 75% distance was reached due to the rain storms
Following the withdrawal of Starworks Motorsport from the FIA World Endurance Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hours, it will be replaced on the Le Mans 24-Hours grid by Swiss team Morand Racing.
Three Morgan LM P2s will be on the Silverstone grid this weekend