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Siegel replaces Soufi in Sean Creech Motorsport LMP3 entry for Rolex 24 – EAST AUTO NEWS

Siegel replaces Soufi in Sean Creech Motorsport LMP3 entry for Rolex 24


Nolan Siegel will substitute Danny Soufi within the No. 33 Sean Creech Motorsports LMP3 entry at this weekend’s Rolex 24 at Daytona. Soufi accomplished the Roar Earlier than the 24 however the crew felt he wanted extra monitor time to acclimatize to multi-class racing.

“We had the chance to check Danny final month and produce him on board as a valued member of this crew,” Lance Willsey mentioned. “He did an excellent job final weekend with the apply time obtainable however in the long run, the time was not ample to offer him the possibility to carry out on the stage we all know he’s able to, or to rise up to hurry with IMSA’s guidelines in regard to multi-class racing. We stay up for working with him over the following two months in anticipation of his involvement at Sebring.”

Siegel competed in final yr’s Rolex 24 with Muhlner Motorsports and completed fourth within the 2022 Indy Professional 2000 Championship. He might be working with HMD Motorsports in Indy NXT. Siegel is about to make his LMP2 debut within the European Le Mans Collection with Inter Europol Competitors this coming season.

“Due to Sean and to Lance for this chance,” Siegel mentioned. “The precedence for me this week is attending to know the crew, getting laps within the LMP3 automotive, and moving into the WeatherTech periods now that each one the courses are working at totally different speeds than final yr,” he mentioned.

Siegel will even be working within the IMSA Michelin Pilot Problem race on Friday in a CarBahn with Peregrine Racing ready Porsche 718 GT4.

“After all, it is going to be a stability on Thursday and Friday, between that and the IMPC periods and race on Friday. That is the primary time I’ll race two totally different sequence on one weekend however I’m not the one driver doing it and I’ll have sufficient time to concentrate on each,” Siegel mentioned.

Siegel replaces Soufi in Sean Creech Motorsport LMP3 entry for Rolex 24 – EAST AUTO NEWS
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