24h Le Mans
14/06/2019 - 16:01

24 Hours of Le Mans – High Class Racing (LMP2)

This year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans sees a record number of entrants on the grid. We take a look at the 43 teams behind the 62 cars in the field. Here we give you the lowdown on LMP2 team High Class Racing.
24 Hours of Le Mans – High Class Racing (LMP2)

Team: High Class Racing

Class: LMP2

Car and Drivers:

#20 ORECA 07-Gibson

  • Anders Fjordbach (rookie)
  • Dennis Andersen (rookie)
  • Mathias Beche (7th participation, 3rd overall at 2018 24 Hours with Rebellion Racing, 3rd in LMP2 at 2017 24 Hours with Vaillante Rebellion, 2nd in LMP2 at 2012 24 Hours with TDS Racing)

Team Achievements:

High Class Racing, founded by Anders Fjordbach, has been a competitor in the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) since 2017, first with a Dallara P217-Gibson before switching to an ORECA 07-Gibson this season. The Danish team kicked off its ELMS season with a ninth place finish at the 4 Hours of Le Castellet and 17th place at the 4 Hours of Monza.

At Test Day, its #20 ORECA 07-Gibson clocked the 25th best time and 17th fastest in the LMP2 class.

Team Goals for the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans:

For its first participation, High Class Racing hopes to make Denmark proud at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The team has been working diligently these last few weeks to be up to the task and obtain the best result possible, counting on the experience and speed of Swiss driver Mathias Beche, well-positioned to guide his rookie teammates, Anders Fjordbach and Dennis Andersen.

 

PHOTO: LE MANS (SARTHE, FRANCE), CIRCUIT DES 24 HEURES DU MANS, SUNDAY 2 JUNE, TEST DAY. Danish team High Class Racing's #20 ORECA 07-Gibson.