Photo: @ParenRaval Tristan Gommendy, who finished second in the LMP2 class and third overall in the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans in the #37 Jackie Chan DC Racing ORECA 07, is contesting the 2018 European Le Mans Series in the #39 Graff ORECA with team-mates, Alexandre Cougnaud and Jonathan Hirschi. As the Official Test […]
Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet, is a hugely photogenic track, coloured, as it is, with the red and blue run-off areas. Here is a small selection of some of the excellent images taken by Paren Raval (@ParenRaval) of this afternoon’s four-hour test session for the 2018 European Le Mans Series grid.
Photo: @ParenRaval James Allen is about to start his second season in the European Le Mans Series, having finished third in the LMP2 Teams Championship, driving alongside Richard Bradley, Franck Matelli and Gustavo Yacamán in the #40 Graff ORECA 07. James also competed in his first 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2017, finishing sixth […]
Photo: @ParenRaval Conditions at the Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet, slowly improved throughout the morning session and lap-times fell as drivers became more confident in the tricky conditions. With a resurfaced track and the removal of a chicane, times were always going to be quicker than 2017 where the #21 DragonSpeed ORECA 07 driven by […]
A selection of images by @ParenRaval from the European Le Mans Series Test Days set-up at Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet.
Photo: @ParenRaval The 2018 European Le Mans Series season opens with two days of testing at Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet on Monday and Tuesday April 9 – 10, ahead of the opening round on April 15. Teams arrived and garages were prepared on Sunday April 8 with participants being greeted with warm and dry […]