Oliver Jarvis1984-01-09 (age 36)
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Oliver Jarvis took his second straight pole for the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, opening round of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, but the Prototype session was curtailed due to Ricky Taylor shunting his Acura ARX-05.
Former Audi LMP1 racer Oliver Jarvis will rejoin the factory M-Sport Bentley squad as part of major reshuffle of the British manufacturer's driver line-up for 2020.
Oliver Jarvis’ Mazda RT24-P led opening practice for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship round at Laguna Seca, but recent Balance of Performance changes appear to have boosted the Cadillac DPi-V.Rs closer to the ultimate pace.
Mazda Team Joest’s recent winning streak in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship is the result of "two-and-a-half years of tenacity" according to Multimatic Motorsport boss Larry Holt.
Mazda's recent run of success in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship has been "a long time coming" according to Oliver Jarvis, who along with Tristan Nunez took victory in last weekend's Canadian Tire Motorsport Park race.
Mazda Team Joest securing its first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory is more important than launching a bid for title honours this season, says Oliver Jarvis.
Former Audi LMP1 driver Oliver Jarvis believes the GTE Pro field in this year's Le Mans 24 Hours rivals the quality in that existed in the race's top category during the golden age of hybrids.
Mazda’s Oliver Jarvis took pole position for the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship round at Mid-Ohio, even though his car broke down on the final lap of a thrilling qualifying session, as Ford’s supersub Sebastien Bourdais snatched GTLM pole.
Mazda Team Joest driver Oliver Jarvis says the threat of Cadillac cannot be discounted in the Sebring 12 Hours, despite the supremacy of Mazda and Acura in qualifying.
Mazda Team Joest is looking ahead to the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring with optimism after claiming to have solved the issues that knocked both its cars out of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
Following the 57th Rolex 24 Hours that saw 47 cars embroiled in torrid battles with each other, the elements and misfortune, it’s difficult to pick just 10 standout drivers from the 180-plus participants. Difficult, but not impossible…
Rolex 24 polesitter Oliver Jarvis says he’s “devastated” that reliability woes have again wrecked Mazda’s Daytona challenge, after both RT24-Ps suffered problems almost simultaneously in the seventh hour of the race.
Mazda Team Joest ace Harry Tincknell says that he’s expecting race wins and championship contention after the “huge” shift in the team dynamic in the RT24-P’s third season.