Drivers confirmed for Gulf Racing 2016 WEC campaign
Following on from the unveiling of Gulf Racing’s WEC entry in 2016, the team are pleased to now announce the full driver line-up for the entire season, including the legendary 24 hrs of Le Mans.
Alongside Mike Wainwright pro driver Adam Carroll will once again join the team for the year, following on from two seasons driving the Gulf Racing Porsche in the European Le Mans Season Adam brings a wealth of top level and recent GT competition experience with him to assist the team in achieving their ambitions on the world stage.
Supercup driver and Porsche specialist Ben Barker will also join the team in the third seat for the full season of the WEC and Le Mans 24hrs, having raced with the team back in 2014 in the ELMS Ben returns to once again pilot the 991 RSR he already knows well.
Matt Beers (Team Manager):- ‘We are very pleased to welcome Adam and Ben back to the team for 2016, driving alongside Mike – both drivers are part of the Gulf Racing family, having driven for us in recent times, and we know they are both a safe pair of hands with exceptional pace, it’s a great line-up for our championship campaign and I’m looking forward to working with them again.’