24h Le Mans
23/02/2020 - 13:01

Asian Le Mans Series – The final four invitations to the 2020 24 Hours of Le Mans

With the final round of the 2019-2020 Asian Le Mans Series season in Buriram, Thailand a done deal, the last four invitations to the 2020 24 Hours of Le Mans have been granted.
Asian Le Mans Series – The final four invitations to the 2020 24 Hours of Le Mans

As they are ranked first in LMP2, in LMP2 Am, in LMP3 and in GT respectively in the 2019-2020 Asian Le Mans Series, the following teams have been awarded an invitation to the 2020 24 Hours of Le Mans on 13-14 June:

  • G-Drive Racing by Algarve - first in LMP2, invitation in LM2
  • Rick Ware Racing - first in LMP2 Am, invitation in LMP2 or LMGTE-Am (subject to the approval of the Selection Committee in the second case).
  • Nielsen Racing - first in LMP3, invitation in LMP2 or LMGTE Am
  • HubAuto Corsa - first in GT, invitation in LMGTE Am

Twelve invitations to the 2020 24 Hours of Le Mans have already been granted following the results from the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans, the European Le Mans Series, the Michelin Le Mans Cup and the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship:

  • TOYOTA GAZOO Racing - 2019 Le Mans win in LMP1, invitation in LMP1
  • Signatech Alpine Matmut - 2019 Le Mans win in LMP2, invitation in LMP2 
  • AF Corse - 2019 Le Mans win in LMGTE Pro, invitation in LMGTE Pro
  • Team Project 1 - 2019 Le Mans win in LMGTE Am, invitation en LMGTE Am
  • IDEC SPORT Racing - first in the European Le Mans Series in LMP2, invitation in LMP2
  • G-Drive Racing - second in the European Le Mans Series in LMP2, invitation in LMP2
  • Eurointernational - first in the European Le Mans series in LMP3, invitation in LMP2
  • Luzich Racing - first in the European Le Mans Series in LMGTE, invitation in LMGTE *
  • Dempsey-Proton Racing - second in the European Le Mans Series in LMGTE, invitation in LMGTE *
  • Kessel Racing - first in the Michelin Le Mans Cup in GT3, invitation in LMGTE Am 

Two invitations at the discretion of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship have also been awarded: 

  • Cameron Cassels (Jim Trueman Award Winner) - Performance Tech in LMP2
  • Richard Heistand (Bob Akin Award Winner) - JMW in LMGTE Am

(*) The competitor may choose between the Pro and Am classes. 

 

PHOTO: The emotion at the finish of the 24 Hours of Le Mans...for the winners, the competitors and the fans.

BREAKING NEWS: THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS POSTPONED TO 19–20 SEPTEMBER 2020