Nissan: ESM name drivers for 2017 IMSA deteriorate and enduros

Posted on 19. Dec, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. Nissan’s antecedent engine patron organisation for a IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship has suggested a motorist lineup for a 2017 championship.

After dual seasons of doing conflict in a LM P2 category in a FIA World Endurance Championship, Tequila Patrón ESM earnings to a IMSA championship with a Nissan-powered Ligier subsequent year.

ESM regulars Scott Sharp, Ryan Dalziel, Ed Brown and Johannes outpost Overbeek will competition a whole championship with Sharp and Dalziel pushing a No.2 entrance and Brown and outpost Overbeek aboard a No.22.

Luis “Pipo” Derani will brew with Sharp and Dalziel for a continuation races with Bruno Senna also fasten a organisation alongside Brown and outpost Overbeek for a Daytona, Sebring, Watkins Glen and Petit Le Mans races.

Additionally, New Zealander Brendon Hartley will expostulate a No.22 entrance during Daytona as a fourth driver.

“The new DPi regulation is fast gaining courtesy and vast expectations,” pronounced organisation owners Scott Sharp. “We are vehement to take a new 2017 Ligier-Nissan to battle. We have an implausible brew of drivers for 2017. we consider it is an superb group.”

NISMO Calendar

January 6-8
Roar before a 24 Test, Daytona International Speedway, Daytona, USA

January 12-14
Dubai 24 Hours, Dubai Autodrome, United Arab Emirates

January 26-29
Rolex 24 during Daytona, Daytona International Speedway, Daytona, USA

February 3-5
Bathurst 12 Hour, Mount Panorama, Bathurst, NSW, Australia

 

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Contact

Jane Johnstone
Marketing Communications Director
Global Motorsport Communications
Nissan/NISMO
Phone: +44 7979 710646
Email: jane.johnstone@nissan.co.uk

Paul Ryan
Marketing and PR Manager
Phone: +1 678 644 0404
Email: paul@nismosupport.com

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