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Riley Viper Elevated To Le Mans Entry As SARD Morand Withdraw #39 Morgan Nissan

The Riley team will take part in the 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours on 13-14 June following the withdrawal of the SARD-Morand Morgan-SARD from LMP2.


The #53 SRT Viper GTS-R entered by the Riley Motorsports-Ti Auto squad will be on the grid in the LM GTE Am category for the Le Mans 24 Hours on 13th June the first time a Viper will have been on the grid for Le mans since 2013 when SRT Motorsports entered two GTS-Rs.

The nominated driver in this car is Dutchman, Jeroen Bleekemolen, and he will be racing in his eighth Le Mans 24 Hours.

There are still five cars on the list of reserves: two LM P2 and three LM GTEs with KCMG’s second Oreca 05 Nissan Coupe the current first reserve.