Gary Hirsch is used to driving in Endurance. Former Formula Renault and GT3 driver, he joined the European Le Mans Series in 2013 and won his first championship title with the Oreca Endurance Challenge Team in the LMPC category. In 2014, he joined Morand Racing in LMP2 and finished third of the season and sixth for his first participation in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. In 2015, Gary was crowned ELMS champion in LMP2 with two wins and two podiums. In 2016, Gary Hirsch joined Beechdean as a Gold driver, the car was officially entered by Aston Martin Racing. He ended 7th in the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans in the GTE-AM category.
Calim Bouhadra, CEO of REBELLION Corporation
“We are very proud to welcome a Swiss driver with such qualities within REBELLION Racing. I wish him the best and a lot of success with us. He is welcome in our Swiss Endurance family!”
Gary Hirsch, Reserve and Development driver
“I am thrilled to announce the beginning of this new journey with REBELLION Racing, as I will be taking on the role of reserve and development race driver. This return to my roots in LMP program consolidates my long term engagement to endurance racing. I greatly look forward to sharing my experiences and knowledge, both inside as well as outside the car and contribute together with the team in REBELLION’s outmost success.”
Source. Rebellion Racing