RJN Motorsport announce GT2 sponsor

British GT Drivers Play The Game RJN Motorsport today announced PlayStation® as a main sponsor for its Nissan 350Z GT2 entry in the Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy. With support from PlayStation combined with the confirmed driver line up of...

British GT Drivers Play The Game RJN Motorsport today announced PlayStation® as a main sponsor for its Nissan 350Z GT2 entry in the Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy. With support from PlayStation combined with the confirmed driver line up of former Indy Racing League ace Darren Manning and fellow Brit Joe Tuckey, all eyes with be on the team at the first round of the Championship taking place at Silverstone on 6-7 May.

The PlayStation backed RJN Motorsport Nissan 350Z GT2 will go head to head with some the most powerful and fastest road cars of today. A line up worth tens of millions of pounds will be competing in the British round of the FIA GT Championship, which will be the main attraction of the Silverstone Supercar Showdown weekend.

David Wilson, head of PlayStation Communications commented, "The Nissan 350Z proved a massive hit with fans of Gran Turismo 4 for PlayStation® 2, so the sponsorship of RJN Motorsport's entry in the GT Championship was a perfect fit." Wilson added, " We're very excited to be working closely with this all-British team, who share our enthusiasm and passion to succeed at the top end of motorsport."

Darren Cox, Marketing Programmes Manager for Nissan Europe said, "This is great news, and will boost the team's profile as it competes against the Porsche and Ferrari hordes. The extension of the PlayStation-Nissan partnership to the team adds to the recent homologation of the RJN 350Z GT-2 by NISMO which rubber stamped the team's efforts competing successfully with privateer Nissan's over the years. "

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Series Blancpain Sprint
Drivers Darren Manning , Joe Tuckey
Teams Nissan Motorsports