Garry Findlay will contest a second successive season in the VdeV sportscar series after inking a return to the CD Sport team with which he enjoyed an impressive debut campaign in 2014.
Findlay, a former rising single-
“It’s great to confirm that I’ll be back with CD Sport for 2015,” Findlay commented, “Both parties were keen to continue for a second season, so it was only a matter of formalities, and I’m glad we could sort those in time for pre-
“Losing Kevin breaks up a team that was getting better with every race last season, but could still have its advantages for Ines and myself as we won’t be penalised for having two elite drivers. That means we should be able to qualify higher up the grid and will have to do fewer pit-
Findlay will campaign one of four new Norma chassis acquired by CD Sport over the winter, and will get his first taste of the revised machine during the opening series test session, at Barcelona’s Circuit de Catalunya, early next month. As well as racing in VdeV, however, the Briton is keen to further his sportscar ambitions with an eye to moving up the ladder in the next year.
“I’d like to get seat time in something like an LMP2 during the season,” Findlay confirmed, “It’s obviously a step closer to racing at the Le Mans 24 Hours, and I’d like to do some testing or racing with an eye to moving into the category on a permanent basis in future. I’ve had some positive interest, so we’ll see what happens….”
Garry back for second shot at VdeV