Tag Archive: Gibson

Nov 17

Gibson sign LMP1 Engine contract with DragonSpeed

British built engines to compete at top level in WEC

World Class Race EnginesGibson Technology is pleased to announce they have signed a contract with DragonSpeed to supply LMP1 engines for the 2018/19 season. The 2017 ELMS LMP2 Champions have confirmed their intention to contest LMP1 in FIA WEC in 2018, running a one car team with a BR1 chassis and Gibson GL458 engine. The BR1 chassis is a collaboration between Dallara and BR Engineering.

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Dec 11

Jake Dennis joins Arden-Jota for combined 2016 GP3 and part WEC-campaigns

Three-party deal hands RSF driver GP3 Series plus Spa and Le Mans LMP2 drives

Jake Dennis Racing Steps Foundation-backed driver Jake Dennis will make his previously announced step up to the 2016 GP3 series with championship front-runners Arden International. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 04

Jota Sport to campaign Oreca-Nissan in FIA World Endurance Championship

Successful British team to dovetail full WEC season with European Le Mans Series programme and Gibson

Jota Sport to campaign Oreca-Nissan in FIA World Endurance Championship JOTA Sport will contest the FIA World Endurance Championship with an ORECA 05-Nissan while continuing to compete in the European Le Mans Series with its venerable Gibson-Nissan next year. 2016 marks the first year that the British team will contest a full WEC season although it has already enjoyed considerable success in the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 29

Porsche claim front-row at Nurburgring (+photos)

The two Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 racers will start from the front row for tomorrow’s 6 Hours of Nürburgring

2015-08-29 - SaturdayRomain Dumas and Marc Lieb shared the qualifying driving duties to register a best two lap average of 1m36.473s in the No 18 Porsche 919 Hybrid. This eclipsed the second Porsche 919 Hybrid entry, driven by Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard, by just 0.069s.

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Aug 19

Strakka Racing ready for Gibson debut at the Six Hours of Nürburgring

After lapping fastest of the LMP2 runners at the Nürburgring WEC Test, Strakka Racing looks forward to debuting Gibson 015S chassis

Strakka Racing Gibson 015SStrakka Racing travels to the Nürburgring for the final round of the World Endurance Championship’s European leg next week, intent on scoring valuable points in the LMP2 Teams’ and Drivers’ Championships before the four fly-away races. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 12

ELMS: Greaves take victory at sensational 4 Hours of Silverstone

After some frenetic racing throughout the four hour race

The Greaves Motorsport Gibson 015S-Nissan driven by Gary Hirsch, Bjorn Wirdheim and Jon Lancaster scored a thrilling victory in the first round of the ELMS at Silverstone today.

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