French trio for Risi Competizione at Le Mans
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French trio for Risi Competizione at Le Mans

Maranello | 22 May 2020

Risi Competizione has announced the crew of its 488 GTE for the LMGTE Pro class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The US team is entering an all-French line-up for the legendary race scheduled for 19-20 September. Jules Gounon previously competed in the 2019 edition for Giuseppe Risi’s team, while Olivier Pla and Sébastien Bourdais will be making their debuts in the Prancing Horse car.

Pla, thirty-eight years old from Toulouse, has taken part in twelve editions of the 24 Hours with a second place in 2013 his best result, achieved with an LMP2 class prototype. Bourdais, forty-one years old from Le Mans, has competed in the French marathon thirteen times with a win in 2016.