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FIA WEC, Le Mans 24 Hours and ELMS entry lists revealed by the ACO


By Johan Laubscher
The annual ACO press conference was held in Paris on Thursday. The entry lists for the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship, the Le Mans 24 Hours and the European Le Mans Series were all revealed on the day.

Audi cars will again be seen in both the FIA WEC and ELMS this year.
FIA WEC and Le Mans 24 Hours:

Audi Sport had already announced its 2014 entry last week, but now it has officially been confirmed for the 2014 season, with the release of the entry lists today. Two Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars will be contesting the entire FIA World Endurance Championship season and a third car will be entered for the 6 Hours of Spa and the Le Mans 24 Hours.
Audi #1: Lucas di Grassi, Loïc Duval and Tom Kristensen
Audi #2: Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer and Benoît Tréluyer
Audi #3: Filipe Albuquerque, Marco Bonanomi and Oliver Jarvis*
The Audi squad joins a field of thirty-one FIA WEC entries, nine of which are LMP1 competitors. The full season LMP1 runners include six factory cars in LMP1-H and three privateer cars in LMP1-L.
LMP1-H:
#1 Audi Sport Team Joest – Audi R18 e-tron quattro
#2 Audi Sport Team Joest – Audi R18 e-tron quattro
#3 Audi Sport Team Joest – Audi R18 e-tron quattro*
#7 Toyota Racing – Toyota TS040 Hybrid
#8 Toyota Racing – Toyota TS040 Hybrid
#14 Porsche Team – Porsche 919 Hybrid
#20 Porsche Team – Porsche 919 Hybrid
LMP1-L:
#9 Lotus – Lotus T129 AER
#12 Rebellion Racing – Rebellion R-One Toyota
#13 Rebellion Racing – Rebellion R-One Toyota
*Audi #3 is only entered for the 6 Hours of Spa and the Le Mans 24 Hours.
The 2014 FIA WEC entry list can be seen HERE.

The 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours entry list can be seen HERE.

ELMS:


A few weeks ago Sébastien Loeb Racing announced that they will be running Audi R8 LMS ultra cars this year and last week they confirmed a two-car entry in the French GT Tour. They will be running two cars in the 2014 ELMS, which includes one of their Audi R8 LMS ultra cars, alongside an Oreca 03 – Nissan in LMP2.

A total of forty-two entries will be taking part in the 2014 ELMS, sixteen of which are entered in GTC.

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