Onroak Automotive offers become Ligier Automotive, while a component of the re-branding and combination of Everspeed’s Automobile properties.
The prototype and open-wheel constructor, along with OAK Race, engine producer Sodemo and Tork Executive, will almost all fall under the brand new name within a reorganization of the Jacques Nicolet-owned businesses.
“We started out as a race group,” Nicolet stated. “With achievement. Three consecutive podiums and two times at the La direction du Mans twenty-four hours, one name in the 2013 FIA Globe Stamina Tournament, two successive game titles inside the 2013 and 2014 Oriental Le Mans Series, and several even more.
“In 2013, all of us decided to build racing vehicles: this is how Onroak Automotive was given birth to. By the end of 2013, Man Ligier trusted the Ligier help to make into each of our treatment to bring around the experience this individual experienced began in 69.”
“Since after that we possess created a total range of race automobiles: sports activities prototypes, single-seater, and our most recent launch, a GT, the Ligier JS2R.”
Richard Tur, who also oversaw Tork Engineering’s activities, will take more than as the director of Ligier Vehicle, with Maximum Crawford leftover in charge of Ligier Automotive North Usa, which usually generates F3 and F4 framework and North American support for the company’s model actions.
“In 2019, Ligier Automotive will certainly continue the advancement under a solitary banner: new Ligier LM P3, first Ligier JS Cup in France, Ligier JS P4 Ultimate Challenge, F4 and F3 R in the USA, among others,” Nicolet said.
Sportscar365 realizes that Philippe Dumas, who offered as Onroak’s team primary, is no longer with all the company.
It all follows verification of Sebastien Metz’s proceed to Multimatic, and amid gossips of the organization shuttering it is Le Guys facility and centering production at its second bottom found in Magny Cours.