Michelin Le Mans Cup test Paul Ricard 2019

Michelin Le Mans Cup has done their first collective test at Circuit Paul Ricard, ahead of the first round, which will be run at the same track this Saturday. The 31 cars had a total of 7 hours available at the circuit, which gave the teams good opportunities to give plenty of laps for the two drivers of each car. A typical ELMS line-up consists of three drivers, but since they are four hour races, and LMC is just two, with a single pitstop in the middle, there is no…

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31 cars at Le Mans Cup opening round

The Michelin Le Mans Cup will start this coming week at the Paul Ricard circuit in France. LMC, as the series is known in short form, is a support series for the European Le Mans Series, and that might end up being an even more unpredictable season than the ELMS itself. 31 cars have entered the first round of the championship. LMC has the huge prize, that the winner of the GT3 category will be handed an entry for the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2020. There are LMP3 cars…

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LMP3 generation 2 presented

Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) has announced the new LMP3 regulations, starting 2020. The LMP3 category was introduced in 2015, where Ginetta was the first company to have a car ready. Ligier joined them later in the year, while Adess and Norma are the two latest. Ginetta left the party early on, when they had an argument with the engine supplier ORECA. The Adess car is only made in a very few editions, but they are still active. The 4 constructors are all invited again to the new regulations, where…

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