United Au­tosports sells five LMP3 Ligiers

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United Au­tosports have sold five Ligier JS P3 LMP3 cars since be­com­ing UK deal­ers for On­roak Au­to­mo­tive, with one go­ing to Tock­with Mo­tor­sport.

Tock­with will en­ter the car into the in­au­gu­ral round of the Pro­to­type Cup at Snet­ter­ton this Oc­to­ber, with Nigel Moore and Phil Hansen the driv­ers.

Tock­with plans to use the Bute Mo­tor­sport-run series as a step­ping stone to the Euro­pean Le Mans Series. “We have been watch­ing with in­ter­est the LMP3 class grow over the last six months,” said owner Si­mon Moore. “As soon as I heard United Au­tosports would be UK agents for On­roak Au­to­mo­tive’s LMP3 and CN cars, I was on the phone to Richard [Dean] to see if we could work out a deal for a Ligier JS P3.”

An­other of the cars has been sold to Amer­i­can Mike Guasch – who used to race for United Au­tosports when the team ran the Audi R8 LMS in Bri­tish GT.

Tock­with has bought Ligier

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