Next 365 days will trace the introduction of the original premier category in persistence racing, the Hypercar.
In portray to reconcile the assorted ranges of performance between the Hypercar and the LMP2 classes, the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) and the FIA possess determined to adjust the tempo of the LMP2 vehicles.
Gibson engines, irregular to this category, will this capability that fact elevate 560bhp in relate of the present 600. This determination will haven’t any economic affect on the groups involved. Furthermore, vitality reduction will consequence in lower working prices.
With the revised FIA World Patience Championship calendar for 2021, returning to the mature one calendar 365 days structure, the original degree of performance will seemingly be launched in all championships working LMP2 vehicles eligible to compete in the 2021 24 Hours of Le Mans (FIA WEC, European Le Mans Series, IMSA, Asian Le Mans Series).
As launched earlier, Goodyear might maybe be the irregular tyre vendor to the LMP2 category in the FIA World Patience Championship and the European Le Mans Series from 2021.
The ACO and the FIA are training defining the diagram for LMP2 from 2023 onwards. Price adjust will reside the priority for this category which has been a straightforward success since 2017.