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Filipe Albuquerque interview to JLpress Sports

Filipe Albuquer­que is, in our opin­ion, one of the best drivers of today. He really makes a dif­fer­ence in a team. We chal­lenged a group of racing fans to make some ques­tions to Filipe Albuquer­que. Fabrice Mar­tins asked: FM – What team will you be run­ning this year’s Le Mans 24 hours? FA – I have not yet con­firmed the par­ti­cip­a­tion in the 24h of Le Mans. JLpress – Hav­ing already tested the new Ligi­er JS P217 and for the car you drove at WEC last year, what are the main dif­fer­ences between the two? FA –…

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FILIPE ALBUQUERQUE JOINS UNITED AUTOSPORTS FOR ELMS LMP2 CAMPAIGN

Exper­i­enced racer, Albuquer­que joins United Auto­sports for their maid­en LMP2 cam­paign Albuquer­que joins Will Owen and Hugo de Sadeleer in Ligi­er JS P217 ELMS LMP3 cham­pi­ons to enter Le Mans 24 Hours Via Team press release United Auto­sports have con­firmed that pro­fes­sion­al driver; Filipe Albuquer­que will join their LMP2 team for the 2017 European Le Mans Series. The Por­tuguese driver will join Amer­ic­an Will Owen and Swiss-born Hugo de Sadeleer in the team’s Ligi­er JS P217. About Filipe Career Filipe’s career began in kart­ing but he quickly pro­gressed to single seat­ers, win­ning…

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4H Estoril Racing Start | Photo JLpress/JoaoLamares2016 General MotorSports 

ELMS entries to 2017 championship

The list of par­ti­cipants in the European Le Mans Series 2017 was reveled at February,2. In a total of 36 entries allowed in the ELMS, of which 13 LMP2, 16 LMP3 and 7 LMGTE, give to the European Le Mans Series a prom­ising list of par­ti­cipants. ELMS, another era begins! In the LMP2, with the new reg­u­la­tion, another era begins. The teams can choose between four chassis, all of them with the same Gib­son engine. On the LMP2 grid we can find three of the four man­u­fac­tur­ers chassis, Dal­lara P217 (4), Ligi­er JSP217

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European Le Mans Series MotorSports 

Thirty Seven Cars for Season Finale in Portugal

Thirty Sev­en Cars for Sea­son Finale in Por­tugal From ELMS – Jeff Carter Pic­ture © Copy­right 2016 /AdrenalMedia.com The sixth and final round of the 2016 European Le Mans Series will fea­ture a large 37 car grid that prom­ises plenty of on track action to fin­ish the sea­son in style. With four of the six titles still to be won there is going to be drama and excite­ment but on top of that all of the teams and drivers will be want­ing to fin­ish their sea­son on a high note, so expect…

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#25 Algarve Pro Racing, Ligier JSP2 Nissan: Stewart Cox, Teammanager 24H Le Mans European Le Mans Series General MotorSports 

Algarve Pro Racing Team Manager Stewart Cox: “It would be great to have a Portuguese driver in our Portuguese team…”

It would be great to have a Por­tuguese driver in our Por­tuguese team…” Stew­art Cox was the Jord­an GP’s No 1 mech­an­ic­al 10 year. Then, when, in Por­tugal, every­one thought about the crisis, he saw an oppor­tun­ity: Our Sun, the way we wel­come people, the two per­man­ent race tracks not far from each oth­er and our prox­im­ity to Spain (and its per­man­ent struc­tures ded­ic­ated to motor­s­port), were reas­ons that jus­ti­fied to make a team based in Por­tugal (Albu­feira) – the Algarve Pro Racing team. With about 6 years, the Algarve Pro Racing is best…

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