America’s Glickenhaus Racing has uncovered a putting new livery for its 007 LMH race motor vehicle that’s presently having fun with its next yr in the Hypercar class of the World Stamina Championship.
Glickenhaus fields two cars, both equally carrying a combination of crimson, white and black. The new blue and white livery unveiled on Monday adopts the sky blue hue showcased in Glickenhaus’ crest brand.
Glickenhaus hasn’t claimed when the livery will be applied to its race cars and trucks.
Why the alter? Toyota’s dominating GR010 LMH also wears a crimson and white livery, so the blue will make it less complicated to place Glickenhaus’ cars on the observe. And following year will see quite a few a lot more cars choose to the track as various brands are established to be a part of the fray, competing with equally LMH autos and the new LMDh autos, so the capability to stand out will become even far more critical. Harmony of functionality procedures will be utilized to be certain an even playing field.
No. 709 Glickenhaus 007 LMH at the 2021 8 Hours of Portimao
Acura, Alpine, Audi (possibly), BMW, Cadillac and Porsche are all fully commited to LMDh, though Ferrari, Glickenhaus, Peugeot, and Toyota are all fully commited to LMH. Lamborghini also declared in Might that it will be a part of the LMDh fold in 2024.
At this time there is only Alpine, Glickenhaus and Toyota competing in the WEC’s Hypercar class. Both of those Glickenhaus and Toyota field LMH cars, when Alpine races with a grandfathered LMP1 car.
Even while LMDh automobiles are qualified for the WEC’s Hypercar course, the cars are generally intended to compete in the revived GTP class of the IMSA SportsCar Championship, which starts off up coming year. Having said that, a range of suppliers scheduling to exclusively compete in the SportsCar Championship have also reported they will race at particular WEC rounds, specifically the prestigious 24 Several hours of Le Mans.
Glickenhaus’ 007 is an in-home created race auto run by a bespoke twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V-8 created by France’s Pipo Moteurs. Glickenhaus has also disclosed a relevant 007S hypercar built for road use, although generation will only materialize if Glickenhaus receives a minimum amount 24 orders. The price tag for 1 is established at $2.3 million.