Sharpe Rejoins Belmondo Racing at Silverstone
An early retirement at Monza’s LMES 1000 Kms has persuaded
Adam Sharpe to switch back to the Belmondo team at Silverstone next
week – so he’s rejoining the team with which he finished
second in LMP2 at Le Mans (photo below).
[Binnie] had a lot of bad luck with his engines at Sebring and Monza,”
explains Adam Sharpe. “However, he fully understood my decision
to rejoin PBR, who were so hugely successful at Le Mans this year.
I wish Binnie Motorsports and new driver Sam Hancock luck at Silverstone,
but not TOO much!”
will drive the #37 Belmondo Courage, with the team owner and Didier
fantastic to drive with Claude-Yves [Gosselin] and Karim [Ojjeh]
at Le Mans in June this year,” explains Sharpe. “Now,
Silverstone will be a great opportunity for me to drive with two
more PBR drivers in Paul [Belmondo] and Didier [Andre]; I was able
to interact well with both of them at Le Mans, albeit we were in
The LMP2 entry
at Silverstone currently numbers 13 cars, and approximately half
of them are potential race winners.