Following focusing on GRANDAM Rolex Sports Automobile Series for nine years, Dempsey Racing is lastly stepping to other racing series. Silicon Tech/Dempsey Racing, two weeks ago announced its fullseason involvement within the 2012 American Le Mans Series (ALMS) and has now roped in Duncan Ende and Henri Richard as codrivers in its Le Mans Prototype Challenge (LMPC) entry. Its earlier efforts mainly consist of GRANDAM Rolex Sports Automobile Series having a fulltime Mazda GT plan because 2008 with Richard winning the Future Rookie from the Year Award within the GRANDAM Rolex Sports Automobile Series MESCO Developing. They've also fielded a twocar GT work the final two seasons and posted their 1st win on the NASCAR shortcourse race at Watkins Glen in 2010.
This new association in between Duncan Ende and Henri Richard, who's the Silicon Tech Racing Founder and Principal, will mark Dempsey Racing's entry in Le Mans Prototype Challenge (LMPC). Each the racers are no strangers to one another as Duncan Ende had earlier teamed with Richard to get a convincing GTC class victory within the 2010 Petit Le Mans and throughout season's opening race at Sebring. Duncan Ende , 26 also had 3 victories within the 2010's endofseason outcome and an general secondplace finish in this year's GTC championship. He commented that he's extremely glad to have Duncan rejoin their team for the 2012 season. They had an excellent time in 2010 whilst driving at Sebring and Petit Le Mans. Adding additional, he stated that Duncan is really a talented and hardworking guy and he's certain that he will represent the Silicon Tech Racing brand effectively. He will probably be an excellent benefit for the team and he looks forward towards the coming season .
Getting begun his profession within the Skip Barber National Series he moved ahead to Formula Atlantic. He gained recognition with 5 victories within the 2006 IMSA Lites series. His return to prototype competitors is like obtaining back to his roots and is extremely nicely conscious from the down forceoriented and lightweight vehicles. He has won numerous races having a automobile comparable to Oreca FLM09 that he will probably be driving in 2012.
With this new association and leap within the new racing scenario, Silicon Tech/Dempsey Racing hopes to win the 2012 ALMS LMPC championship. The team hopes to set a base for the upcoming international motorsports applications as well. The 2011 season has been extremely effective for Silicon Tech Racing because the team took component in each and every significant North American sports automobile endurance race.
On becoming asked concerning the new teaming wedding invitations wording, Dempsey commented that he knew that Henri wanted to companion a skilled young driver in 2012 and he has produced an excellent option with Duncan Ende. He together with Spencer Pumpelly performed nicely within the final season and they're glad to have him as component from the team.