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United Autosports delivers Ligier JS P3 to Douglas Motorsport for British Prototype Cup
Richard Meins, Shaun Lynn, RLR Motorsport and Tockwith Motorsport all take delivery of LMP3 machinery. United Autosports two-day test on 3-4 October before Prototype Cup weekend. United Autosports have continued to expand their British Onroak Automotive business by delivering Ligier JS P3 sports prototypes to their British-based customers.
Ex-Jackie Stewart March set to race in three-day extravaganza
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.
Two-car United Autosports squad placed first and second in ELMS LMP3 standings
A nine week break in the European Le Mans Series sees a reinvigorated United Autosports heading to the latest round this weekend (16-17 July) aiming to score a hat-trick of LMP3 victories. The Anglo-American team’s two-car Ligier entry are placed first and second in the championship standings after the opening two races (Silverstone and Imola).
Team Owner Zak Brown to race multi-race winning Porsche 962 that prevailed in North America
United Autosports returns to Le Mans just three weeks after the Anglo-American team placed second and fifth in the “Road to Le Mans” race – this time turning back the clock to compete in the Le Mans Classic for the first time next weekend (8-10 July). United Autosports takes a 1986 Porsche 962 that was phenomenally successful in North America during the mid-1980s.
Former 24 Hour winner Brundle records stunning pole on Le Mans return
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).
Racing in front of over a quarter of a million race fans from around the world, Guy Cosmo will make his European racing debut this Saturday at Le Mans
Two-car Ligier LMP3 entry for European Le Mans Series leaders
United Autosports makes another step towards achieving its goal of competing in the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours when the Anglo-American team contests the inaugural Le Mans LMP3 race that supports this year’s legendary sportscar endurance race in France with a two-car entry.
Mike Hedlund and Guy Cosmo have joined United Autosports for the inaugural Road to Le Mans event on 18th June
United Autosports have sold their first Ligier JS P3 to a UK team, Tockwith Motorsport.
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.
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
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).
Anglo-American team places first & second in home Silverstone opener
Team’s six drivers acclimatize themselves to the Ligier JS P3 sportscar in two-day test with more vital mileage
United Autosports has immediately made a positive impression in the European Le Mans Series by recording the outright fastest and third quickest LM P3 category times in the official European Le Mans Series test at Paul Ricard in Southern France (22-23 Mar).