Webb joins Strakka for Silverstone, Spa
Oliver Webb has announced that he has signed to race with the McLaren Blancpain Strakka team for the Silverstone and Spa 24 hour races.
British driver, who looks ahead to Spa 6 Hours FIA WEC in LMP1 this weekend, will fly straight from the Belgian circuit on Saturday to Brands Hatch Blancpain to join up with the team before embarking on his debut race for them at Silverstone on 13/14 May. Following this, he will take on the iconic Spa 24 hour race over the weekend of 27-30 July.
“It’s great to have Oli in the car for these two events. He has a lot of 24 Hour racing experience, both in prototypes and sports cars and we know from racing against him in WEC how he can perform.” – McLaren Strakka Team Principal, Jay Davenport, said.