McLaren will be bringing back the pack at Spa this year with 3 all new MP4-12C GT3. McLaren had been testing the idea of racing again with the entry and winning at the British GT Championship, which was earlier this month. McLaren will be sending out 3 cars and 10 drivers, most of them are both racing and testing the car. This will be McLaren’s first ever 24 hour race.
With the drivers will be all of the company’s top executives making sure everything goes as planned. With them will be Mark Williams (Racing Vehicle Engineer). If everything goes well, McLaren spokespersons said that the company will consider opening up to other cups, possibly churning out new models of racing and consumer cars just to do so.
- McLaren unveils MP4-12C GT3 (topgear.com)