No sooner do we publish the provisional entry list for next weekend’s visit of the ELMS to Austria’s Red Bull Ring, but Inter Europol Competition then go and change their driver line-up in the #13 & #14 LMP3s – doh!
The Polish team will now have have two new talented drivers joining their LMP3 squads. In the LMP3 #13 young talented Belgian driver Ulysse de Pauw, will team up with his countryman Ugo de Wilde and German Martin Hippe.
The young quick Polish driver Mateusz Kaprzyk joins Julius Adomavicius and Italian Mattia Pasini in the Ligier LMP3 #14.
Mateusz Kaprzyk: “I am glad that after my successful debut in ELMS I get a chance to compete with the leading Polish team. I am convinced that, together with my teammates, we will be able to fight for the podium, and at the same time, together with the entire team, promote Poland on the most famous European race rtacks. ”
Ulysse de Pauw: “I am really happy to join the team for Red Bull Ring and hopefully for the remainder of the season. Doing the ELMS was a clear goal for me this year and I am very happy to be able to join such a competitive line-up! It won’t be easy to jump in the car with very little preparation, but I am sure we will be able to do something good! Big thanks to the whole team for their trust!”
Kuba Smiechowski (team principal): “Of course, I am very happy that I can welcome Ulysse and Mateusz into our team. I think that these two young drivers will be a good fit for us. It makes me proud that more and more Polish drivers are present in the world of motorsport, and they can see the potential that endurance racing is offering.”