Bentley has announced its drivers of face-to-2017 with the
the main novelty of the signing of Oliver Jarvis. With all and in regard
the motorsport Spanish, Andy Soucek will continue one more year as ‘Bentley Boy’
that will be his third season together with the british manufacturer. In this way, the
driver from madrid will continue with its programme in the Blancpain GT Series to the
controls Bentley Continental GT3, vehicle with the that for 2016 has
got result very positive among those who figure the fourth position in
the 24 Hours of Spa and in the final classification of the championship.
For this new season, Bentley has updated its roster of pilots after the termination of the contract of Wolfgang Reip, who competed in the same Continental GT3 of Andy Soucek during 2016, and the signing of Oliver Jarvis from the defunct project of Audi Sport in the WEC. In this way, in the Bentley Continental GT3 #7 you draw an alignment 100% british formed by Guys Smith, Steven Kane and Oliver Jarvis, while the #8 will compete hand in hand Andy Soucek Maxime Soulet and Vincent April, the latter as a novelty after the change of a Continental GT on the other.
For the moment, Bentley Motorsport has just confirmed its program in resistance with his presence in the Blancpain Endurance Cup and in the 12 Hours of Bathurst, test scoring for the International GT Challenge, an event also organized by SRO, and that includes the test in Bathrust, the 24 Hours of Spa, and two appointments at Laguna Seca and Sepang. In the absence of more data, will have to wait if Bentley also put in liza her two Bentley Continental GT in the Blancpain GT Sprint Cup where Andy Soucek got in 2016, a win in the Q-Race at Misano, and a second-place finish at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.