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Clearwater Confirms 24H Le Mans Driver Lineup

Asian Le Mans Series champions head to Le Mans in AF Corse-supported Ferrari…

Photo: Sepang International Circuit

Photo: Sepang International Circuit

Clearwater Racing’s driver lineup for the 24 Hours of Le Mans will comprise of the same trio that took the Malaysian team to the 2015/2016 Asian Le Mans Series GT championship, with Rob Bell, Keita Sawa and Weng Sun Mok confirmed for the French endurance classic.

All three drivers will pilot an AF Corse-prepared Ferrari F458 Italia, the 2014 Le Mans GTE-Pro class-winning chassis, which is now eligible for GTE-Am competition.

The joint effort between Clearwater and AF Corse will mark the team’s Le Mans debut, courtesy of Clearwater’s auto-invite for winning the Asian LMS title in a McLaren 650S GT3, thanks to two class victories and three podium finishes in the four-round championship.

It will mark the first Malaysian team to compete in the event in recent history.

John Dagys is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Sportscar365 as well as the recently launched e-racing365 Web site for electric racing. Dagys spent eight years as a motorsports correspondent for FOXSports.com/SPEED Channel, and contributes to other publications worldwide. Contact John

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