McLaren Confirms FIA World Endurance Championship Participation with United Autosports.
McLaren Automotive has made a resounding declaration in the motorsport arena, confirming its intent to participate in the highly competitive FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) from the 2024 season onwards. This exciting venture will see McLaren fielding two exceptional 720S GT3 EVO cars in the LMGT3 class, further amplifying the brand’s illustrious history in endurance racing.
This strategic move marks McLaren’s triumphant return to WEC, and notably, to the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans after an impressive hiatus of 29 years. The decision to participate in WEC solidifies McLaren’s enduring commitment to high-stakes motorsport and their fervent pursuit of excellence.
This partnership between McLaren and United Autosports is more than a collaboration; it’s a fusion of expertise, passion, and a shared commitment to achieving unparalleled success on the global racing stage. With a lineage dating back to the legendary McLaren M1 sports racing car, this foray into WEC reaffirms McLaren’s legacy as a trailblazer in motorsport, promising fans an exhilarating spectacle on the track and setting the stage for a thrilling new chapter in their racing saga.