Ferrari to decide on 2015 Le Mans prototype

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Ferrari won nine constructors titles at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Aug.1 (GMM) Ferrari will decide soon whether it will push ahead with a Le Mans project.

A month ago, boss Stefano Domenicali did not deny speculation the Maranello based team might design a prototype for the fabled sports car scene.

"The new turbo engine for introduction in Formula )ne next year would allow some interesting projects," he had said.

"At the moment I cannot say more," Domenicali told Italian newspaper La Stampa.

At the start, Pedro Rodríguez taking the lead in a Ferrari from NART
At the start, Pedro Rodríguez taking the lead in a Ferrari from NART

Photo by: Ford Motor Company

Germany's Auto Motor und Sport claims Ferrari will make its decision about whether to push ahead with a LMP1 design for the 2015 Le Mans race later this year.

Correspondent Michael Schmidt said the Italian marque is "seriously considering" the option, despite not winning Le Mans since 1965.

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Series LEMANS , F1 , WEC
Article type Breaking news
Tags domenicali, ferrari, le mans, turbo engine