Fifth LMES Race?
A fraught and frantic day at the NEC yesterday (Jan. 13) left the
dsc crew with much of its 'to do' list accomplished - but with a
couple of items not yet accounted for.
For example, is there
going to be a fifth LMES race? We didn't find Cyrille Taesh-Wahlen
from the LMES, so we're going to deliberately speculate.. with the
help of a comment from Lola Chairman Martin Birrane.
will probably be a fifth LMES race," Birrane (right) said yesterday
- and if the speculators who mentioned one particular location are
right, it could well be in Turkey.
Creation's Mike Jankowski
has an alternative idea: "Why don't they make the fifth race
Petit Le Mans - then the ALMS would probably have the cars at Laguna
Jankowski is a huge fan
of the end of season ALMS races (for Europeans).
be a problem over grid size and paddock space, but wouln't this
idea bring the two series together? Just dreaming, perhaps. If there
isn't to be a fifth LMES race, European teams could decide to race
in America anyway.
We'd have to
agree with Martin Birrane when he said that "this is a good
time to be involved in sportscar racing." Five races or four