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British Prototype Cup ‘Preview’ Sees 8 Car Entry

For 60 minute Snetterton race tomorrow

The British Prototype Cup ‘Preview’ round at Snetterton this weekend will see an eight car, all Ligier JS P3 field race over 60 minutes tomorrow.

The race, a ‘taster’ ahead of the full Series next year sees ELMS Championship winning team United Autosports bring a quartet of cars for existing and new customers with a two car entry from new to LMP3 West-Tec Racing and single car entries this weekend from ELMS, and soon to be Asian LMS entrants Tockwith Motorsports and Douglas Motorsports.

West-Tec are utilising a car loaned by Oak Racing for their #15 entry with Colin Noble joined by 2016 ELMS LMP3 champion Christian England, the sister #4 car sees Shaun Balfe paired with Bradley Smith.


United’s quartet sees ex GT3 racer Jay Palmer paired with Wayne Boyd in the #2 Ligier, Charlie Hollings joins Jacques Duyver in the #3, Shaun Lynn now drives the Gulf liveried #23 solo with Richard Meins unavailable this weekend. The #32 sees US racer Guy Cosmo paired with Patrick Byrne.


Tockwith field their regular pairing of Nigel Moore and Philip Hanson and Douglas Motorsport will run Mike Newbould and Thomas Tandle.


Entry List

#2: United Autosports, Jay Palmer & Wayne Boyd
#3: United Autosports, Jacques Duyver & Charlie Hollings
#4: Team West-Tec, Shaun Balfe & Bradley Smith
#15: Team West-Tec, Colin Noble & Christian England
#23: United Autosports, Shaun Lynn (Gulf)
#26: Tockwith Motorsports, Nigel Moore & Phil Hanson
#32: United Autosports, Guy Cosmo & Patrick Byrne
#72: Douglas Motorsport, Mike Newbould & Thomas Randle