//
archives

RLR Msport

This tag is associated with 53 posts

RLR MSPORT OPENS 2021 WITH SECOND PLACE RESULT IN 4 HOURS OF BARCELONA

RLR MSport opened its 2021 account with a hard-earned podium in the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) 4 Hours of Barcelona (16-18 April). The Motul-powered team and driving trio Mike Benham, Alex Kapadia and Malthe Jakobsen fought back from a drive-through penalty to convert a front-row start into a second-place result at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT SNATCHES MICHELIN LE MANS CUP WIN IN DRAMARIC BARCELONA ROUND

RLR MSport snatched victory in the opening round of the 2021 Michelin Le Mans Cup at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (16-17 April). Dogged performances by Mike Benham and LMP3 debutant Tommy Foster were combined with a masterful strategy to secure top honours in the dramatic, topsy turvy curtain-raiser, held in support of the European Le Mans … Continue reading

MIKE BENHAM AND ALEX KAPADIA COMPLETE RLR MSPORT’S 2021 ELMS LINE-UP

RLR MSport announced that it would retain Jakobsen for the 2021 season in September, having been mightily impressed by the Danish Formula 4 Champion’s talent, maturity and professionalism, and the Motul-powered team has improved its prospects further by signing Benham and Kapadia. Benham, who began by competing in the GT Cup and International GT Open, … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT DENIED PORTIMAO PODIUM IN CRUEL TWIST

RLR MSport was on course to bookend the 2020 European Le Mans Series (ELMS) with podiums, until a starter motor failure removed the team from third place at Autodromo Internacional do Algarve (30 October-1 November). The Motul-powered team opened 2020 with a top three result in Le Castellet, and Lorenzo Veglia, James Dayson and Malthe Jakobsen … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT TO RETAIN MALTHE JAKOBSEN FOR 2021 EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES

The Motul-powered team has been mightily impressed by the Danish Formula 4 Champion, who possesses talent, maturity and professionalism that belies his age, and both parties were keen to extend what has been a happy and successful association into a second year.   Jakobsen’s raw speed was evident from his first LMP3 test with RLR … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT BATTLES BACK FROM EARLY SPIN IN THE ELMS 4 HOURS OF MONZA

RLR MSport finished the 2020 European Le Mans Series 4 Hours of Monza (9-11 October) out of position in ninth, despite a valiant effort by James Dayson, Gustas Grinbergas and Malthe Jakobsen to recover from a first-lap spin. The Motul-powered team showed its hand early in free practice and then, in qualifying, Jakobsen was pipped … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT SET TO RECEIVE EXTRA ‘TEENAGE KICK’ IN ELMS 4 HOURS OF MONZA

RLR MSport’s season may be set to receive an extra ‘teenage kick’, as 17-year old Lithuanian Gustas Grinbergas joins Malthe Jakobsen and James Dayson for the 2020 European Le Mans Series (ELMS) 4 Hours of Monza (9-11 October). Having scaled the podium during the opening round of the 2020 season at Circuit Paul Ricard, RLR … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT ACHIEVES TOP SIX FINISH IN LE MANS CUP ‘ROAD TO LE MANS’

RLR MSport finished eighth and sixth in the fraught Michelin Le Mans Cup ‘Road to Le Mans’ races (17-19 September), thanks to combative performances from James Dayson and Malthe Jakobsen at Circuit de la Sarthe. The Loire Valley awoke to the sound of Le Mans Cup FP1 on Thursday (17 September) morning. The 60-minute free … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT TO PUT JAKOBSEN AND DAYSON ON ‘ROAD TO LE MANS’

RLR MSport will run a sole Ligier JSP320 LMP3 for its European Le Mans Series (ELMS) regulars Malthe Jakobsen and James Dayson in the 24 Hours of Le Mans-supporting Michelin Le Mans Cup ‘Road to Le Mans’ (16-19 September). Jakobsen and Dayson reached the podium in the opening round of the delayed 2020 European Le … Continue reading

RLR MSPORT DENIED LE CASTELLET 240 PODIUM BUT SCORES CRUCIAL POINTS FOR ELMS TITLE BID

Another podium was snatched from RLR MSport’s grasp when the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) raced deep into the night in the Le Castellet 240 at Circuit Paul Ricard (28-29 August). Solid drives by James Dayson, Robert Megennis and Malthe Jakobsen in changeable conditions ensured RLR MSport led after three hours of racing, but a … Continue reading

Google Translate

Flickr Photos