Jann Mardenborough, Gaetan Paletou and Ricardo Sanchez took second place in the PRO-AM class of Sunday’s Blancpain Endurance Series race at Silverstone after battling hard for three hours in the #22 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3. The sister #23 GT-R finished in a somewhat unlucky 13th position in the PRO class after contact with a backmarker in the opening stint of the race.
Two Nissan GT Academy Team RJN Nissan GT-Rs will be in action at Silverstone this weekend in round two of the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series. The UK round of the championship has seen strong performances from the Nissan GT-R in the past, so the team will be pushing harder than ever before to come away with the silverware this weekend.
The GT-R LM NISMO – Nissan’s ground breaking new racer that that will take on the best in the world at the Le Mans 24 Hours – was created by a team of carefully selected experts from Japan, the U.S. and Europe.
Nissan NISMO recently completed a three-day two-car test at NCM Motorsports Park in Kentucky to continue the final preparations for next month's Le Mans 24 Hours. The focus of the test was to complete longer runs with the pair of Nissan GT-R LM NISMOs and continue to build on the performance of the car in the run up to Le Mans.