News – March 11, 2021
Runner-up in the Ligier JS2 R category in 2020, M Racing returns to the Ligier European Series with its two Ligier JS2 Rs, the #66 and #69 to be driven by Natan Bihel and Laurent Millara for the second consecutive year.
A regular in the European Le Mans Series (LMP3), Andros Trophy, TCR Europe, Mitjet Super Touring and the WTCR, the French team run by Yvan Muller and Yann Ehrlacher set off in 2020 on a new challenge with the Ligier European Series.
Accompanied by his Father at the start of the season, young Silver driver Natan Bihel, at the controls of the #66 Ligier JS2 R finished runner-up in the category with two wins and three second-place finishes. In the #69 Ligier JS2 R, Bronze Gentleman Driver, Laurent Millara finished in the top ten at the end of a promising season.
In 2021 M Racing is back in the European series with two Ligier JS2 Rs, the #66 to be driven by Natan Bihel and Laurent Millara in the #69.
Yvan Muller, Team Owner and Team Manager: “We are delighted to be competing in the Ligier European Series for the second year running. We had a great first season. We are going to try to do the same this year. Our objective is clear: to go for the title with our Silver and Bronze drivers.”
Natan Bihel, Driver of the #66 Ligier JS2 R: « I am very happy to be back for a second season in the Ligier European Series. I discovered this championship at its launch last year. I enjoyed myself. But I was left wanting more after finishing second in the championship. My objective this year is to win as many races as possible and win the title. I am delighted to continue with Yvan and M Racing. »
Laurent Millara, Driver of the #69 Ligier JS2 R: « I think I can do something special this season. The sporting regulations were changed to take into account the Silver crews and drivers, and with the time handicaps imposed on the Silver, it could be quite interesting. I’m looking forward to my second season with M Racing ».
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