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2017 FIA WEC Field Assembled

Ahead of Monza prologue track action tomorrow


18 of the 27 cars assembled for the two days on on-track action were out at the first chicane for the annual ‘Class of….” photocall this afternoon.

Notable amongst this group are:

The Valero Petroleum liveried #97 Aston Martin.

The car will run in these colours tomorrow before reverting to the 2017 Green livery on Sunday.  The car is set to race at Silverstone in the Valero livery with other rounds under consideration but not currently confirmed.

The CEFC Manor Racing TRS Oreca, the team the only full season outfit with a car missing here, their second car nearing completion at Oreca’s plant at Le Castellet.

The CLM, now fitted with the Nissan twin turbo V6 with its first public appearance in that configuration, and back on Michelin rubber after running with Dunlops  last season.

The Vaillante Rebellon Oreca, in an interim livery with he final colour scheme looking set to debut at Spa, the cars also featuring new branding from Monster Energy Drinks on the rear fin.