FREE NEWSLETTER

RML Group enters 2017 ELMS

27 October 2016

The RML Group, the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) 2007 and 2010 champions, is entering the 2017 ELMS LMP3 category in partnership with Mectech Motorsport.

The LMP3 entry is part of a Le Mans driver development programme to encourage those drivers wishing to take on the greatest race in the world.

The programme will provide drivers with opportunities from Radicals all the way up to LMP2 cars.

“We see this as a great opportunity to re-enter Sports car racing and have been monitoring the LMP3 category for a while,” claimed Simon Holloway, commercial director at RML. “The ACO has done a brilliant job introducing a very cost effective formula that provides great racing for Pro and Am drivers.”

Mectech Motorsport has expertise in multiple motorsport disciplines, including single seaters and sportscars, taking numerous Radical championships.

“We are very pleased to be working with RML on this project,” enthused the Mectech team owner, Mike Smith. “We have achieved great success with Radical over the years and we see LMP3 as the perfect platform for our drivers to progress, with the experience of ourselves and RML we are now in a position to take a driver from being a total novice to potentially racing at Le Mans.”

Partners

Latest issue

FREE Newsletter

Stay up to date and a chance to win 1 Years Subscription*

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Latest Tweets

Stay up to date with our social world

RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
30 Jan
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
30 Jan
Chevrolet’s first GT3 car, the new Corvette Z06 GT3.R, has made its public debut at Daytona International Speedway… https://t.co/gM3dTwKcYa
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
27 Jan
WMS TECH AWARD WINNERS REVEALED: The technical feats of the innovators @ReactionEngines @audisport Mcmurtry… https://t.co/bFElzJSr4R
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
23 Jan
THE FIRST CUSTOMER HYDROGEN ICE: @ChrisPickering talks to the key figures behind a revolutionary new engine that co… https://t.co/7yN2ppw1Kw
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
17 Jan
Mark Skewis offers a glimpse behind the scenes at last month’s Race Tech World Motorsport Symposium #sustainabilityhttps://t.co/QLyr399bTL
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
12 Jan
If you’re at @Autosport_Show today and tomorrow come and see us at stand no E562 for special show offers, with big… https://t.co/skb3dwBasa
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
8 Dec
If you’re at #prishow this week then stop by our booth 529 for lots of special show offers! #Motorsporthttps://t.co/RWUjRj2MGm
RACE TECH magazine @RaceTechmag
1 Dec
World Motorsport Symposium Awards shortlist announced @McLarenApplied @BcompLtd @TGR_NZ @audisport @redbullracinghttps://t.co/elDVZKK4jj