ROCK HILL, S.C. (May 2, 2013) – CORE autosport’s long awaited debut in the American Le Mans Series GT category will take place next week in Monterey, Calif., at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. There, Porsche factory star Patrick Long and three-time 24 Hours of Le Mans winner Tom Kimber-Smith will race the No. 06 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR for the first time.
In their first event of the 2013 season, the 12 Hours of Sebring, Greaves Motorsport finished in third place, taking a step on the podium of the LM P2 class. Christian Zugal, Eric Lux and Tom Kimber-Smith drove a hard and competitive race in the team’s Nissan powered Zytek prototype to get the Peterborough team’s season off to a fantastic start.
Greaves Motorsport is pleased to announce that Tom Kimber-Smith has signed to drive for the team in 2013. The is the third season that Tom has been part of the driver roster, having won the LM P2 class at Le Mans and the European Le Mans Series in 2011 with the Peterborough based outfit. The programme will include the Sebring 12 Hours, the Six Hours of Spa and the Le Mans 24 Hours, where Tom will be looking to add to his exceptional record as a three time class winner.