Courage Heading Towards 2007
Claude Surmont at Courage Competition is naturally reluctant to
divulge any details at this stage, but he has confirmed to dsc that
the Le Mans-based manufacturer is in discussions with different
teams in the US and Canada, regarding the possibility of new Courage
P1 entries for the ALMS for 2007, and the evaluation of a new P1
Claude Surmont also confirms that he is in discussion
with “existing and new teams” concerning the company’s
LC75 LMP2 car for 2007.
“For sure it is very positive for us being
contacted by all these teams and people following the demonstration
of the potential of our cars at the Nurburgring (fastest race lap
time) and Donington Park (pole position and second fastest lap time).
The small accident with the Corvette, and the stop and go penalty,
prevented us going for second or third at the end, which otherwise
would have been possible.”
He believes that endurance prototype racing is becoming
increasingly popular, and we couldn’t disagree with that assessment.
now, the second Acura chassis left the factory today, heading for
This is Gregor
Fisken, at Donington Park.