Unfortunately as no. 29 was running in seventh place and about to score its first points in the championship, it stopped on the circuit out of fuel 90 minutes from the chequered flag!
Greaves Motorsport had three drivers making their race début in the LM P2 class in the 4 hours of Silverstone.
The team recovered from 28th position to finish 8th as Murphy Prototypes set the pace at Silverstone.
Pierre Thiriet, Ludovic Badey and Tristan Gommendy never relaxed the pressure and took the lead in the race less than six minutes from the chequered flag!
Simon Dolan uninjured after massive accident thanks to strong Zytek chassis.
Millroy travelled to the French circuit with the aim of scoring strongly to boost both his own and the Ecurie Ecosse powered by Black Bull team’s championship outcomes.
The Signatech-Alpine team favoured a strategy focused entirely on the race.
Millroy brought the car home in P4, clinching third place in the drivers’ championship for himself and Smith, as well as third place for the Scottish outfit in the teams’ championship.
In their AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia #62, Stefano Gai, Andrea Rizzoli and Lorenzo Casé finished second in the points in the GTC group
Anthony Pons and Soheil Ayari victorious driving the No.48 ORECA-FLM 09 on the 3 Hours of Paul Ricard.
Simon Dolan: “That was one of the most challenging races I’ve ever driven, so to come away with a podium is a great feeling."
After three hours of race, Murphy Prototypes takes its first victory in ELMS, with the ORECA 03 driven by Jonathan Hirschi and Brendon Hartley.
The result not only sees RAM Racing take the championship laurels in its first year of competition, but also receive the coveted invitation to participate in the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Nelson Panciatici and Pierre Ragues were crowned 2013 ELMS Champions despite finishing 4th overall. Gary Hirsch and Paul Loup Chatin earned the LMPC title while Matt Griffin and Johnny Mowlem grabbed the LMGTE championship.
Next up for Bayshore Racing is fifth and final round of the European Le Mans Series
Alpine re-opened the great book of motorsport history with a spectacular win at the 3 Hours of Hungaroring.
Jota Sport was able to complete its comeback by finishing third, just a lap behind the winners.
Anthony Pons and Soheil Ayari finished in second place.
Jonathan Hirschi: “The team was faultless all weekend and we’re all happy and confident going into the final race.”
The Irish team finished on its first podium of the season.