27 cars vying for the prologue of the WEC 2017 in Monza


The ACO and the FIA have published the list of registered
Preface to the World of Endurance 2017
. The first official test of the WEC meet in the
Autodromo of Monza, a total of 27 cars, one less of those taking part to
full-time in the championship. This variation is due to the team Manor
only put in liza, one of their two Oreca 07-Gibson. All in all, the first test
joint of the season will be marked by the low number of drivers with
parallel programs
, as is the case of the riders who will be competing in the ePrix
of Mexico City for Formula E.

This trend is evident in LMP1. While
Porsche will be present with its two 919 Hybrid and its six pilots, in Toyota
cause poor José María ‘Pechito’ López and Sébastien Buemi
. For its part,
ByKolles been enrolled by the time Robert Kubica and Oliver Webb, the expected
confirm their third driver. In LMP2, the team Manor will come with their four
pilots but with just one car
, while there are formations that have not yet been
confirmed their respective line-ups. In this aspect, Alex Lynn is near
G-Drive, while Signatech Alpine has only confirmed Nicolas Lapierre
as one of its six drivers.

AWG enrolled in GTE-Pro are listed with their
alignments of pilots complete
, although Sam Bird will not be with Ferrari. All in all, AF Corse, Porsche, Aston Martin and Ford have
done its job during the winter and all the formations have their
alignments of pilots complete. you can Not say the same Spirit of Race
and Gulf Racing in GTE-Am
, but in the three weeks remaining for the prologue
it is feasible that these two squares are covered. In this aspect, Clearwater
Racing was the last team to move tab in the market after the confirmation of your alignment
pilots and the presence of Alvaro Parente in his second car of face-to-24 –
Hours of Le Mans.