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28 Entries for Shanghai

Two Toyotas highlight entry for penultimate FIA WEC round of season…



The entry list for next month’s Six Hours of Shanghai has been released. The penultimate round of the FIA World Endurance Championship will feature 28 entries, highlighted by a second Toyota TS030 Hybrid entry.

Fresh off a win in the rain-shortened Six Hours of Fuji, the Japanese manufacturer will again field the No. 7 TS030 Hybrid for drivers Alex Wurz and Nicolas Lapierre. Kaz Nakajima will be on Super Formula duties that weekend.

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Nine cars are set for LMP2, including a number of revised driver lineups.

Robbie Kerr rejoins the No. 25 G-Drive Racing by Delta-ADR Oreca 03 Nissan, while Asian Le Mans Series regular David Cheng will join Jacques Nicolet and Keiko Ihara in the No. 45 OAK Racing Morgan-Nissan.

After running under the Gainer International banner in Fuji, the Greaves Motorsport Zytek Z11SN Nissan will see team regulars Tom Kimber-Smith and Eric Lux be joined by Russian Nissan GT Academy winner Mark Shulzhitckiy, who will be making his prototype debut.

Both GTE-Pro and GTE-Am remains unchanged, although Aston Martin Racing has yet to confirm its full lineup for its Nos. 97 and 99 entries.

Rolad Goethe, meanwhile, is set to return to the GTE-Am championship-leading No. 96 Aston Martin entry with Jamie Campbell-Walter and Stuart Hall.

The Six Hours of Shanghai is set for November 8-9.

John Dagys is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Sportscar365. Dagys spent eight years as a motorsports correspondent for and SPEED Channel and has contributed to numerous other motorsports publications worldwide. Contact John

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