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Adess, Sébastien Loeb Racing and Sora Racing unite their forces to create LAS Motorsport

News International-French

9 Dec 2014

The new entity launches the sale of a new sports car for 2015.

The car will hit the track in the coming weeks for its first tests. It will feature a full safety closed-top, true 2 seats and will be available in two versions: an ACO regulation's LMP3 version with a 420hp Nissan engine and a LMP “Challenge” version with a 500hp engine. The sports car aims to provide teams with a low-cost, turn-key and easy to drive prototype. The LMP3 version will be eligible for European Le Mans Series (ELMS) and Asian Le Mans Series (AsLMS). The series that offer the best opportunity to prepare for Le Mans 24 hours in the superior category.

The “Challenge” Sports Car will be offered to track day enthusiasts who would like to have a first taste of Le Mans Prototypes competition and will feature the same carbon monocoque and safety requirements as the LMP3 racecar but will be proposed with various extremely cost effective powertrain combinations. It will be eligible in various racing series such as VdeV Endurance Series, Open Sports Car Series or the DMSB Sports car Challenge.

The goal of this joint venture is to benefit of the best know-how in every domain:
Adess AG, well known F1 and LMP design office, is in charge of the car design and homologation. Sora Racing, manufacturer of the Pescarolo Le Mans Race Car, which is used at the 24 hours of Le Mans driving school since 2009, will be responsible for the composite´s production and the RTM chassis.

The Sébastien LOEB Racing Team is a well-established reference in LMP2, in various GT series and in Porsche Cup, and will be in charge of the car development and assembly.

A wide range of technical support tailored to the customer´s needs will be offered throughout the whole season.

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