Motor racing is a family business. Ayrton Senna’s nephew, Bruno, took his first steps in a Prototype today, on the Castellet racetrack.
What for a surprise when he arrived this morning in the paddock, for the Le Mans Series official test session, to test the team Oreca’s LMP1!
After a long testing session this morning, the Sao Paulo native claimed: "I really enjoyed to drive the LMP1. The driving style is really different that what I did before; it’s a really good experience. The prototype is heavier than a single-seater car. You have to fit your way to run consequently and to be more conservative with the tyres. I also discovered the traffic management, which is not always easy!"
The future of the Brazilian young man is not sealed yet, but he seemed to be delighted by the experience, and we can imagine that his visit was not a one-shot in Le Mans Series. To be followed…