The former boss of the Renault F1 team Frederick Wasser has confirmed that under his leadership, ART Grand Prix in 2018 intends to participate in the race “24 hours Le-Mana” in LMP1 together with SMP Racing.
“I have some ideas about ART – said Vasser in an interview with L’equipe. – In particular, to continue to support young riders, such as young champion on the kart Victor Martens. And also act in 2018 in the race “24 hours Le-Mana” in the LMP1 category.
The car is designed by Dallara, and now it is tested in a wind tunnel. Very soon it will start its first road tests. As we conduct this project in cooperation with the SMP, the racers will be presented to the Russian pilots”.
Meanwhile, SMP is planning to debut in the LMP2 class on July 23 at the third stage of the ELMS season in Austria.
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