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Doubling their efforts from a historical 2016
Following their dominant victory during last year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans in the GTE-Am class, Scuderia Corsa will return to the notorious Circuit de la Sarthe in 2017, defending their title in the GTE-Am Class with two entries this time, driven by an all-star lineup in the all-new Ferrari 488 GTE.
The French endurance classic on the Circuit de la Sarthe will be held on June 17-18, 2017
Led by the Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT team that won the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class in last weekend’s Rolex 24 At Daytona and the GTE Pro class in the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans, a total of eight full-time IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams have confirmed entries for the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Cetilar Villorba Corse will take part in the 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 17-18, 2017
Italian team was allowed to enter the legendary endurance race by ACO Le Mans. This notable achievement completely fulfills the “Road to Le Mans” project that the squad led by Raimondo Amadio has been taking on since 2015 with racing drivers Roberto Lacorte and Giorgio Sernagiotto.
The winner of the ELMS LM P3 title received an automatic invitation the following year to the 24 Hours of Le Mans
In keeping with its announcement given back in August, the Graff Racing team, which earned the honorary title of LM P3 vice champion in the European Le Mans Series this year, is moving forward by entering an Oreca 07 in the LM P2 class in the European championship in 2017 with as objective to participate in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
“The logical progression was to create an LM P2 program for 2017” – Pascal Rauturier
Announced for the 2015 season, Graff Racing’s move to LM P2 will finally take place in 2017 with the acquisition of an Oreca 07 for the French team currently fourth in the LM P3 class in the European Le Mans Series.