The DeltaWing Racing Cars team is hoping for a home field advantage this weekend as the team stay at home for Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. This weekend will…
Dr. Don Panoz
Last year when the field swept under the green flag to begin the 12 Hours of Sebring in doing so they also began the first season of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). Though this year’s 12 Hours event – the 61st edition of the race – has lost that centre stage billing this weekend’s race has once again attracted an international cast with different motivations for the weekend.
The DeltaWing powered by Elan will run in a chrome livery at the 12 Hours of Sebring later this month the team now running the revolutionary design have revealed.
In the build-up to running at the 15th Petit Le Mans next month drivers Gunnar Jeannette and Lucas Ordonez have completed three successful days of twilight testing of the Nissan DeltaWing.
When representatives of the Grand-Am Rolex Series and the American Le Mans Series formally announced the merging of the two largest sportscar series in America it was clear that many of the specifics for the new series were yet to be decided. However, there were some (relatively) solid facts that came out of the Daytona Beach press conference.
Olivier Pla and Andy Meyrick have been named as the two drivers who will drive the DeltaWing for its race debut at the 12 Hours of Sebring later this month.
The Grand-Am Rolex Series and American Le Mans Series have made official the merging of the two championships for the 2014 season.