The team has applied for two entries in the coming FIA World Endurance Championship season
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The driver line-up combinations and the silver drivers selected by Rebellion will be confirmed in the near future
Rebellion Racing has announced that the team will enter two ORECA 07 Gibson LMP2 cars in the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (*subject to admission by the Selection Committee), and also confirmed four of their six drivers for the campaign.
“We must keep in mind the spirit of the Championship” – Stefano Domenicali
After an E-vote of the FIA Single-Seater Commission, the application by Carlin to have Nelson Piquet Jr race for the team at this weekend’s round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship has been rejected by the FIA, as it is viewed to be against the spirit of the championship.
Brazilian driver Nelson Piquet Jr will be on the grid of the world’s greatest endurance race next June
For the Formula E champion 2014-15 and former Renault F1 driver, this is a return to endurance racing. Piquet last raced at Le Mans ten years ago, finishing fourth in GT1 with David Brabham and Antonio Garcia in Team Modena’s Aston Martin DBR9.
After a six-week break, the FIA Formula E resumes in Buenos Aires
Argentina´s capital city hosts Round 4 with Campos Racing running four cars for defending champion Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver Turvey, they both under NEXTEV TCR Formula E team banner, and Nick Heidfeld and Bruno Senna, Mahindra Racing drivers