British sports activities automotive company TVR is poised to make a return to Le Mans, and has launched a teaser image forward of a statement day after today (Thursday).
The company is recently growing its first highway automotive fashion because it used to be purchased through a consortium headed through Les Edgar 4 years in the past, a 500bhp Griffith two-seater highway automotive that may pass into manufacturing in 2019.
TVR’s Twitter account, @TVR, tweeted a pixellated image of a Le Mans-style sportscar, captioned: “Back to the track after 13 years. To be revealed 05.04 #TVR.”
Back to the observe after 13 years. To be printed 05.04 #TVR percent.twitter.com/1AVRtwRhi3
— TVR Cars Official (@TVR) April four, 2018
The pixelated image of a top-level Le Mans prototype suggests any TVR venture introduced day after today can be a branding or sponsorship deal with an present sportscar crew. The image bears an in depth resemblance to privateer Swiss crew Rebellion Racing’s Gibson-powered R13 automotive.
This yr’s FIA World Endurance Championship is a ‘super series’ that spans 2018 and 2019, and starts at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium on five May. A pre-season release tournament can be held at Paul Ricard in France on Sunday (7 April).
TVR’s ultimate works motorsport venture used to be with the GT2 magnificence Tuscan Speed Six 400R, which maximum just lately ran within the Le Mans 24 Hours in 2005, fielded through the Racesport Peninsula squad.
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