Julien canal and David Hansson will speak for the team in the WEC Rebellion in 2017.
In October 2016, the team confirmed that goes from the category of LMP1 to LMP2 and intends to put two crew.
Both drivers will join the already announced Nicolas Just, Mathias Madden, Nelson Piquet and Bruno Senna.
Hansson will speak on the same crew with the Bash and Peak, while canal will join a Simple and Senna.
A former champion in the WEC LMP2 canal hopes to compete for the title this season.
“I immediately contacted the Rebellion Racing as soon as they announced the transition in LMP2, — said the driver. — Besides, I know many pilots of this team, and they always spoke about it only positively.
After the LMP2 title in 2015 I wanted at any price to return to the championship as part of a strong team focused on winning. Looking forward to the moment when you sit behind the wheel of a new ORECA.
I have a good relationship with Bruno Senna, and Nico, we all have been friends for a few years.”
David Hansson, who won the title in the category GTE-Am in 2014, consisting of Aston Martin, also hoped for high competitiveness of the team in the coming season.
“Rebellion Racing have always been the best of the privateers, showing the pace and focus on results, said Hansson. — His fifth season in the WEC I’ll start in better team.
Now in LMP2 competition is higher than ever.”
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