Tag Archive: United Autosports

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 »

Nov 03

United Autosports acquires Ligier JS P217 for 2017 European Le Mans Series and Le Mans 24 Hours

United Autosports to take up ACO invitation to enter 24 Hours of Le Mans

United Autosports acquires Ligier JS P217 for 2017 European Le Mans Series and Le Mans 24 Hours 2016 ELMS LMP3 champions place order for new Ligier JS P217. Team intend to enter ELMS LMP2 class. United Autosports have confirmed their intention to enter the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans in the LMP2 class. They are also evaluating a full season programme in the 2017 European Le Mans Series with their newly acquired Ligier JS P217. 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 »

Sep 25

ELMS: Dragonspeed secure debut win as United Autosports take 2016 LMP3 Title

4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps
2016-09-23-Friday-0032 A large 35,000 strong crowd witnessed a dramatic race at Spa-Francorhamps which saw three Safety Car periods and two Full Course Yellows the thirty nine competitors provided some of the best racing action seen in the 2016 European Le Mans Series.

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Sep 22

United Autosports continues expansion of British Onroak/Ligier business

United Autosports delivers Ligier JS P3 to Douglas Motorsport for British Prototype Cup

United Autosports continues expansion of British OnroakLigier business 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. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 20

ELMS: United Autosports can prematurely claim European Le Mans Series titles in Belgium

Anglo-American team focussed on achieving sixth LMP3 podium in ELMS maiden season in 4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

United Autosports prepares for maiden European Le Mans Series at official Prologue United Autosports will start the penultimate round of the European Le Mans Series aiming to keep its 100% record of podium finishes intact in the fifth race of the season on Sunday (25 Sep).

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Aug 29

ELMS: Three wins in a row for Thiriet by TDS Racing

4 Hours of Le Castellet
2016-06-15_Wednesday-0038 A dominant home win for the no46 Thiriet by TDS Racing Oreca at Le Castellet has propelled the French team into the championship lead with two races remaining.

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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 12

Championship leading United Autosports aiming for ELMS hat-trick

Two-car United Autosports squad placed first and second in ELMS LMP3 standings

Championship leading United Autosports aiming for ELMS hat-trick 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).

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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 04

United Autosports enters ultra-successful Porsche for team’s maiden Le Mans Classic outing

Team Owner Zak Brown to race multi-race winning Porsche 962 that prevailed in North America

United Autosports enters ultra-successful Porsche for team's maiden Le Mans Classic outing 1 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.

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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 15

24 Hours of Le Mans: Guy Cosmo taking the Road to Le Mans

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

Former 24 Hour race winner Martin Brundle puts United Autosports in Road to Le Mans fast lane Cosmo will team with Mike Hedlund in a United Autosports-prepared Ligier LMP3 in the inaugural “Road to Le Mans” event set to be staged on race morning ahead of the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 14

Former 24 Hour race winner Martin Brundle puts United Autosports in Road to Le Mans fast lane

Two-car Ligier LMP3 entry for European Le Mans Series leaders

Former 24 Hour race winner Martin Brundle puts United Autosports in Road to Le Mans fast lane 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. 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 15

ELMS: United Autosports scores second consecutive victory

United Autosports has followed up last month’s magnificent European Le Mans Series debut victory

ELMS - United Autosports scores second consecutive victory Anglo-American team extends advantage in Team’s championship standings with Imola win – United Autosports also achieving maiden ELMS pole. Read the rest of this entry »

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 09

ELMS: United Autosports sets out to extend LMP3 championship lead

Anglo-American team aiming for further success on their Imola debut

2016-04-16-0024A stunning one-two on its European Le Mans Series race debut sees United Autosports topping the Drivers’ and Teams’ LMP3 points standings and the Anglo-American team are out for another points haul on Sunday (15 May).

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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 17

United Autosports make stunning European Le Mans Series debut

Anglo-American team places first & second in home Silverstone opener

2016-04-14-0015United Autosports made a stunning debut in the European Le Mans Series yesterday (16 Apr) when the British-based team placed first and second in the LMP3 category on its championship debut. The #2 Alex Brundle/Christian England/Mike Guasch Ligier JS P3 finished ahead of the the “sister” #3 Matt Bell/Wayne Boyd/Mark Patterson machine in the 4 Hours of Silverstone – the opening round of the six-race series – both cars well clear of the field.

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