36 vehicles will contest the European Le Mans Series 2017


The European Le Mans Series have also offered their list of
ahead of the season 2017. The event continental will be provided with a
total of 36 vehicles, divided into thirteen LMP2, sixteen LMP3 and seven GT
a grill in which you will see interesting fights in its three categories. It is
highlight the variety of chassis present in the class LMP2
with respect to what is
you can see in the WEC, and this trend however is not repeated in LMP3 where the
Ligier JS P3 has almost a monopoly. For its part, Ferrari, Porsche and Aston
Martin have representation in the category of GTE.

In the class LMP2 will meet four prototypes Oreca
07-Gibson, five-Ligier JS P217 and four Dallara P217
. It is worth noting in this
aspect that some of the structures that will compete in the ELMS will have
presence at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. This is the case of structures such as Idec
Sport Racing Algarve Pro Racing or Panis Barthez Competition
, structure
associated with the former goalkeeper and French international Fabien Barthez. Of
fact, the majority of structures have their place in The Sarthe, as is the case
the Racing Team Nederland in the that rivals Rubens Barrichello
, pilot
will debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Within the class LMP3 the variety is less and even though they are sixteen
the prototypes present, fourteen of them are Ligier JS P3-Nissan. Between these
is the car of the Spanish team By Speed Factory, that for the moment
account with the swiss Tim Muller as a designated pilot. The only two teams
that are out of the norm is M. Racing team – YMR, and the Oregon Team, who have opted for
the chassis Standard M 30. Finally, in the GTE compete with the two Ferrari 488
Spirit of Race
, the 458 Italia of JMW Motorsport, the two Porsche 911 of Proton
and two Aston Martin TF Sport and Beechdean AMR.