Tag Archive: Richard Dean

Feb 08

ELMS: Filipe Albuquerque joins United Autosports for LMP2 campaign

The Portuguese driver will join American Will Owen and Swiss-born Hugo de Sadeleer in the team’s Ligier JS P217

2017-01-12-0010 United Autosports have confirmed that professional driver; Filipe Albuquerque will join their LMP2 team for the 2017 European Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Tockwith Motorsports win Asian Le Mans Series LMP3 championship

Yorkshire team crowned Asian Le Mans Series LMP3 Champions

2016-09-24-Saturday-0094 Team score commanding win to take title in Sepang, Malaysia. Ligier JS P3 victorious once again. Tockwith Motorsports have won the 2016/2017 Asian Le Mans Series LMP3 Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 15

Paul Bailey purchases Ligier JS P3 for Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship

Multiple GT Champion Paul Bailey switches to LMP3 for 2017

Paul Bailey purchases Ligier JS P3 for Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship Bailey to rejoin long-time team mate Andy Shulz in Ligier JS P3. Successful Autosport International Show for Ligier UK.   Paul Bailey has purchased a Ligier JS P3 sports prototype from UK agents to Onroak Automotive, Ligier UK. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 12

United Autosports confirm Le Mans 24 Hours and European Le Mans Series LMP2 line up

United Autosports announce their first two ELMS LMP2 drivers

United Autosports confirm Le Mans 24 Hours and European Le Mans Series LMP2 line up Will Owen and Hugo de Sadeleer join LMP3 championship-winning team. Third driver still to be announced to complete line up. United Autosports have confirmed the first two drivers for their European Le Mans Series LMP2 team. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 09

Henderson Insurance Brokers become Title Sponsors of New British LMP3 Cup Championship

Title sponsorship of new British LMP3 Cup Championship announced

Henderson Insurance Brokers LMP3 Cup Championship logo Henderson Insurance Brokers have confirmed their title sponsorship of the new British LMP3 Cup Championship. The first ACO sanctioned championship in Britain.
Specialist motorsports insurance venture launched as SportsInsure.  Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 18

Double podium for United Autosports in Abu Dhabi

United Autosports finished second and third in the LMP3 class of the 2016 Gulf 12 Hours in Abu Dhabi (Saturday 17 December)

Double podium for United Autosports in Abu Dhabi The team continued their run of podiums in 2016 when Alex Lynn, Shaun Lynn and Richard Meins brought their Gulf Marine liveried #23 Ligier JS P3 home in second place after 12 hours of racing round the Yas Marina circuit. Finishing in third place were Jim McGuire, Matt Keegan, Nico Rondet and former Formula One driver Stefan Johansson in the #22 Ligier JS P3.
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Dec 09

Alex Lynn and Stefan Johansson join United Autosports for Gulf 12 Hours

Williams Formula One development driver joins father, Shaun Lynn and Richard Meins at Yas Marina circuit

United Autosports Logo Alex Lynn and Stefan Johansson will race for United Autosports in the Gulf 12 Hours in a Ligier JS P3 sports prototype on 17 December. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 26

United Autosports confirm first 2017 ELMS LMP3 driver line up

2016 European Le Mans Series Champions sign first car for 2017 campaign

2016-09-25-Sunday-0065 John Falb, Enzo Potolicchio and Sean Rayhall to race Ligier JS P3. 2017 test programme already in place.  United Autosports have confirmed their first driver line up for their second year in the European Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

United Autosports parades former British Grand Prix race winner in Silverstone Classic

Ex-Jackie Stewart March set to race in three-day extravaganza

United Autosports parades former British Grand Prix race winner in Silverstone Classic United Autosports will be a star attraction at the Silverstone Classic next weekend (29-31 Jul) when the Anglo-American team parades an ex-British Grand Prix winning car and another rare machine that finished second at Silverstone in a non-championship Formula One race.

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Jul 11

Zak Brown sweeps Porsche 962 to class victory at Le Mans Classic

Zak Brown takes the win in ‘Group C’ Le Mans Classic race

Zak Brown sweeps Porsche 962 to class victory at Le Mans Classic Zak Brown won the Group C race in the IMSA GTP class at the Le Mans Classic event last weekend (9 July), racing the 1986 IMSA Porsche 962 and finishing seventh overall in a field of 35 cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Interview with United Autosports Team Principal Richard Dean

2016 is the team’s first full season in the European Le Mans Series
http://www.europeanlemansseries.com/assets/News/2016%20New%20Images/RBR/Richard%20Dean.JPGUnited Autosports is an American owned, British-based team founded and run by American Zak Brown and Briton Richard Dean, who was a class winner at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, lifting the GT2 class trophy in 2006.

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Jun 19

United Autosports claims excellent inaugural “Road to Le Mans” podium

Former 24 Hour winner Brundle records stunning pole on Le Mans return

Former 24 Hour race winner Martin Brundle puts United Autosports in Road to Le Mans fast lane United Autosports scored an excellent podium finish in the Road To Le Mans when ex-Formula One driver and former Le Mans 24 Hour race winner Martin Brundle and Christian England swept their Ligier JS P3 sports-prototype to second position in France today (18 Jun). Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

Hedlund and Cosmo to take the Road to Le Mans with United Autosports

Mike Hedlund and Guy Cosmo have joined United Autosports for the inaugural Road to Le Mans event on 18th June

Hedlund and Cosmo to take the Road to Le Mans with United Autosports Mike and Guy will drive the team’s second Ligier JS P3 sports car entered into the Le Mans support event for LMP3 and GT3 cars, which will take place the morning of the main Le Mans 24 Hours race.
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May 11

ELMS: United Autosports sell first Ligier into the UK market

United Autosports have sold their first Ligier JS P3 to a UK team, Tockwith Motorsport.

ELMS -United Autosports sell first Ligier into the UK market Tockwith Motorsport, based in North Yorkshire, will enter the inaugural Prototype Cup race at Snetterton on 8-9 October with Phil Hanson and Nigel Moore. They then intend to take part in the full 2017 Prototype Cup season, with their ultimate aim being a European Le Mans Series entry in the future. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Martin Brundle will drive for United Autosports in the inaugural Le Mans LMP3 race – The Road to Le Mans – in June

Martin Brundle joins United Autosports for Le Mans LMP3 race

2015-10-24_39723 The former Formula One driver and current Sky F1 commentator will drive one of the team’s Ligier JS P3 cars in the hour-long race – a support event at the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours on 18 June. Martin will coincidentally race the same Onroak Automotive manufactured chassis his son, Alex, drives in the European Le Mans Series – the car that won the team’s maiden ELMS race at Silverstone earlier this month (16 Apr). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

New era for United Autosports begins on home soil at Silverstone

Anglo-American team begins title quest for LMP3 honours in European Le Mans Series

United Autosports quickest in European Le Mans Series Prologue A new era dawns for United Autosports on Saturday (16 Apr) when the Anglo-American team starts its maiden European Le Mans Series race competing for glory in the highly-competitive LMP3 category. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

United Autosports prepares for maiden European Le Mans Series at official Prologue

Anglo-American team runs brace of Ligier JS P3 sportscars and all six drivers at Paul Ricard

United Autosports prepares for maiden European Le Mans Series at official Prologue UK-based United Autosports heads for the Circuit Paul Ricard in Southern France next week (22-23 Mar) for the official European Le Mans Series’ Prologue. United Autosports is embarking on its maiden ELMS season by contesting the ultra-competitive LM P3 category with a brace of brand new French-built Ligier JS P3 sportscars. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

United Autosports complete stellar line up for debut European Le Mans Series campaign

Boyd completes driver line up alongside Mark Patterson and Matt Bell

United Autosports complete stellar line up for debut European Le Mans Series campaign United Autosports have confirmed Wayne Boyd will join the team for their debut in the 2016 European Le Mans Series. Team testing Ligier JS P3 cars at Imola before the official ELMS Prologue at Paul Ricard. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Guasch returns to United Autosports for 2016 European Le Mans Series campaign

Mike Guasch returns for LMP3 debut in the ELMS

United Autosports Logo Former American Le Mans Series LMPC champion Mike Guasch will return to the United Autosports team for their maiden European Le Mans Series campaign this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Patterson and Bell united again for 2016 European Le Mans Series LMP3 campaign

Mark Patterson and Matt Bell return to United Autosports for 2016 ELMS

United Autosports Logo Mark Patterson and Matt Bell will return to United Autosports for the team’s debut in the European Le Mans Series.

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