Vector Sport lands the second shot with Sébastien Bourdais for their debut in the FIA World Endurance Championship.
The new English team will be in action in the LMP2 Class with the Oreca 07-Gibson that he had chosen to entrust to Nico Müller as the first competitor of 2022.
Today it is confirmed that the Swiss teammate will be the Frenchman, a great prototype expert being a driver of Chip Ganassi Racing in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, as well as a well-known face in the world of IndyCar.
“It is difficult to predict what we can expect, given that the LMP2 Class promises to be thick and competitive – says Bourdais – We are all very similar in terms of means, but it will be really nice to have Nico as a companion in this great experience”.
Vector Sport, Oreca 07-Gibson LMP2
Photo by: FIA WEC
“I have known Gary Holland since I competed at Le Mans in 2020 with Risi Competizione, as soon as he called me I was immediately interested in this proposal. It will be fantastic to race the 24h with a prototype and the Vector Sport project goes very well with that of the Cadillac. CGR. My 2022 will be very challenging, but I can’t wait to get started “.
Chief Holland added: “We are really excited to have Séb with us on his debut because he has a lot of experience in different types of racing and will be essential for a team as young as ours.”
“We also want to thank Cadillac and Chip Ganassi Racing for giving him the opportunity to sign for us and work together in the WEC.”
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