Connect with us

24H Le Mans

Dagoneau Completes Larbre Lineup for 24H Le Mans

All-gentlemen driver lineup confirmed in Larbre Competition Ligier JS P217 Gibson for Le Mans…

Photo: MPS Agency

Thomas Dagoneau will complete Larbre Competition’s lineup for next month’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, forming an all-gentlemen driving squad for the team’s Ligier JS P217 Gibson.

Dagoneau, who tested with the French squad at the Prologue last month, will join Erwin Creed and Romano Ricci at the wheel of the Michelin-shod LMP2 entry in the French endurance classic.

Julien Canal, who took part in the FIA World Endurance Championship season-opening Total Six Hours of Spa with the team as a replacement to Fernando Rees, will instead be in the No. 23 Panis-Barthez Competition Ligier for Le Mans.

It will mark Dagoneau’s second start in the French endurance classic after his debut in 2013 in an Oreca LMP2 car.

Laurent Mercier contributed to this report

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

1 Comment

More in 24H Le Mans