1st Victory for the Courage LC70 LMP1 - Japan Le Mans Challenge:
After showing to be the fastest LMP1 prototype in the LMS in Europe, the first victory for the brand new Courage LC70 LMP1 is a fact.
The Courage LC70 Mugen of the official Mugen works team and driven by S. Ara and H. Kurosawa won today the 1000km of Okyama (Japan), the last race of the Japan Le Mans Challenge.
Yves Courage:" I'm very happy with this 1st victory for the LC70 and congratulate the official Mugen works team, our staff in Japan and all people involved. Don't forget the car is only 6 months old and during the LMS season we showed the potential of the car by obtaining pole positions, fastest race lap times and podium places. Now the 1st victory is a fact and I'm confident more will follow next season in all the championships where the LC70 will race".