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19/09/2019 - 17:01

FIA WEC – 6 Hours of Fuji official entry list

The entry list for the 6 Hours of Fuji on 6 October, second round of the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship season, has been released with 30 cars expected to take the start.
FIA WEC – 6 Hours of Fuji official entry list

A total of 30 cars will hit the track on 6 October at the 6 Hours of Fuji, second round of the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship season: five LMP1s, eight LMP2s, six LMGTE Pros and 11 LMGTE Ams.

There have been a few changes to certain driver line-ups from the previous race. Team LNT has confirmed the addition of Luca Ghiotto, a title contender in the FIA F2 Championship with Uni-Virtuosi Racing. The Italian driver will share the #5 Ginetta G60-LT-P1 with Ben Hanley and Egor Orudzhev. Charlie Robertson will switch over to the #6 sister car to be driven once again by Mike Simspon and Guy Smith (2003 24 Hours of Le Mans winner with Bentley). 2014 World Endurance Champion Anthony Davidson will join the Jota team and take the wheel of the #38 ORECA 07-Gibson. And, Oliver Jarvis is set to replace Paul di Resta in United Autosports' #22 ORECA 07-Gibson he'll share with Phil Hanson and Felipe Albuquerque.

The free practice sessions are scheduled for Friday 4 October, qualifying will be held on Saturday 5 October at 13:10 and the start at the 6 Hours of Fuji will be given on Sunday 6 October at 11:00 (all local times).

Click here for the 6 Hours of Fuji entry list.

For more info, go to the official FIA WEC website

 

PHOTO: The United Autosports team's #22 ORECA 7-Gibson at the 2019 4 Hours of Silverstone.