Nissan: Motul Team RJN seeks lapse to form during Circuit Paul Ricard

Posted on 22. Jun, 2017 by in Nissan Canada

Le CASTELLET, France — Motul Team RJN heads to one of a happy sport drift in a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup this weekend during Circuit Paul Ricard in a south of France.

The Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 has been a clever performer during Le Castellet in a past dual seasons, winning a competition altogether in 2015 with Alex Buncombe, Katsumasa Chiyo and Wolfgang Reip. Last year, a group done a clever assign and finished fifth.

The prominence of final year’s competition was an epic expostulate from Lucas Ordóñez, who done adult 26 positions in his initial army after Mitsunori Takaboshi was spun.

The 2015 win during this French circuit was one of a miracle formula for Nissan’s 2015 championship victory.

“I unequivocally can’t wait to get to Paul Ricard. It’s a favorite lane for sure,” Buncombe said.

“The Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 unequivocally suits Paul Ricard ideally with a prolonged straights. We’ve had unequivocally good success there over a past integrate of years. Most memorably, 2015 where we won a competition overall. We’re feeling clever here. It’s been a tough start to this deteriorate and we unequivocally wish to measure some good points there. we demeanour brazen to Spa as well. That’s a large one of a season.”

NISMO drivers Buncombe, Chiyo and Ordóñez will share a No. 23 GT-R while Nissan GT Academy leader Matt Simmons will again group adult with Matt Parry and Struan Moore aboard a No. 22 Motul Team RJN entry.

This weekend’s Paul Ricard turn of a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup will again be shown live on NISMO TV on YouTube.

NISMO Calendar

June 23-24
Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup, Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet, France

July 1-2
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Watkins Glen, New York

July 8-9
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Ontario, Canada
Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, Townsville, Queensland, Australia

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