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dicembre 04, 2018 - Bentley Motorsport

Bentley Motorsport announces expanded endurance programme for 2019

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  • Global programme comprises #blancpaingt Series Endurance Cup and expanded Intercontinental GT Challenge
  • Four pro-class Continental GT3s to contest 24 Hours of Spa
  • All six #Bentley works drivers retained
  • Customer team drivers to be promoted to central programme

(4th December 2018, Crewe) Bentley Motorsport will enter both the #blancpaingt Series Endurance Cup and #intercontinentalgtchallenge in 2019 with a four-car Pro-class entry in the season’s longest and largest race, 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.

Following a successful development year for the second generation #continentalGT3, #Bentley Team M-Sport will challenge for overall honours in two of the highest profile GT championships in the world with its pair of race cars and six works team drivers. For the 24 Hours of Spa, the team will run two additional pro-class entries with all drivers to be confirmed in the coming weeks.

All six of the #Bentley Motorsport works team #racing drivers have been retained for the 2019 season. Vincent Abril (MCO), Jules Gounon (FRA), #stevenkane (GBR), Jordan Pepper (ZAF), #andysoucek (ESP) and #maximesoulet (BEL) will once again compete for #Bentley Team M-Sport, as well as being available for Bentley’s global teams to utilise.

The expanded programme will see #Bentley Motorsport continue its tradition of promoting customer team #racing drivers to the central team, giving them the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Blancpain Sprint Series champion #vinceabril (MO) and #Bentley Team ABT graduate Jordan Pepper (ZA).