Serve in endurance racing in the LMP1 class to Bentley too expensive, so engineers are preparing for the test sportprototip LMP3 and later for LMP2.
The test car was collected on the chassis Ginetta LMP3. This month will begin its tests. Where interesting prototype for LMP2, which will get the chassis from one of the third-party suppliers Dallara, ORECA, Onroak (Ligier) or Riley / Multimatic.
Well, the company plans to start their performances in the American series such as «24 hours of Daytona» and «12 Hours of Sebring.» At least initially Bentley will participate only in the American competition — «24 Hours of Daytona,» «12 Hours of Sebring» and others. But it is possible that the automaker wants to jump into the breach «24 Hours of Le Mans.»
When the scheduled first start is still unknown, it can be both in 2017 and in 2018.