Ferrari goes back to the top class at Le Mans!
February 24th, 2021 Ferrari officially announces that they will start to finance a division of their Italian racing department toLe Mans Hypercar (LMH). The goal for Ferrari per their press release will be a 2023 racing debut in the new FIA World Endurance Championship top class.
Ferrari has kickstarted their program with a lot of study and analysis of the new FIA class. In the near future Ferrari will announce their track testing program, driver lineup and name of car.
Ferrari President John Elkann commented: “In over 70 years of racing, on tracks all over the world, we led our closed-wheel cars to victory by exploring cutting-edge technological solutions: innovations that arise from the track and make every road car produced in Maranello extraordinary. With the new Le Mans Hypercar programme, Ferrari once again asserts its sporting commitment and determination to be a protagonist in the major global motorsport events”.