May 14, 2021

Le Mans invites awarded as G-Drive wins Asian Le Mans title

The #26 G-Drive Aurus-branded Oreca crew of Ferdinand Habsburg, Rene Binder and Yifei Ye won the opening two races of the series in Dubai last weekend to put themselves 18 points clear of the rest of the field.And while JOTA duo Sean Gelael and Tom Blomqvist did their best to deny their G-Drive rivals the title with a double win in Abu Dhabi, a second and fourth place was enough for Habsburg …Keep reading …

Tough LMP2 debut for Vandoorne as G-Drive dominates

Vandoorne and former F2 driver Sean Gelael contested the first half of the season with stalwart LMP2 team JOTA as a duo in preparation for their move to the FIA World Endurance Championship this season with Tom Blomqvist.Gelael took the start in the British squad’s #28 Oreca in the first race of the weekend on Saturday and made a lunge going into Turn 1, only to run wide and settle for second …Keep reading …

Rolex 24 winners Era hire Laskaratos for Asian Le Mans Series

The 2021 Asian Le Mans Series has been condensed into eight days, with all four rounds being held at Dubai’s Yas Marina Circuit due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.Era will be making its Asian LMS race with team owner Kyle Tilley and regular co-driver Dwight Merriman set to be joined by Andreas Laskaratos. Era Motorsport will be one of 12 teams making their Asian Le Mans Series debut, and …Keep reading …