2016 full-season entries: In brief

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The ACO announced the list of full-season entries for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship season this afternoon at its annual press conference in Paris. Here is a brief rundown of the full-season entries.

LMP1

Team Car Number
Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid #1
Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid #2
ByKolles Racing Team CLM P1/01 -AER #4
Toyota Gazoo Racing Toyota TS050 – Hybrid #5
Toyota Gazoo Racing Toyota TS050 – Hybrid #6
Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 #7
Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 #8
Rebellion Racing Rebellion R-ONE – AER #12
Rebellion Racing Rebellion R-ONE – AER #13

LMP2

Team Car Number
G-Drive Racing Oreca 05 – Nissan #26
SMP Racing BR01 – Nissan #27
SMP Racing VR01 – Nissan #37
Extreme Speed Motorsports Ligier JS P2 – Nissan #30
Extreme Speed Motorsports Ligier JS P2 – Nissan #31
BAXI DC Racing Alpine Alpine A460 – Nissan #35
Signatech Alpine Alpine A460 – Nissan #36
Strakka Racing Gibson 015S – Nissan #42
RGR Sport by Morand Ligier JS P2 – Nissan #43
Manor Oreca 05 – Nissan #44

GTE-Pro

Team Car Number
AF Corse Ferrari 488 GTE #51
AF Corse Ferrari 488 GTE #71
Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK Ford GT #66
Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK Ford GT #67
Dempsey-Proton Racing Porsche 911 RSR (2016) #77
Aston Martin Racing Aston Martin Vantage #95
Aston Martin Racing Aston Martin Vantage #97

GTE-Am

Team Car Number
Larbre Competition Chevrolet Corvette C7-Z06 #50
KCMG Porsche 911 RSR #78
AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia #83
Gulf Racing UK Porsche 911 RSR #86
Abu Dhabi-Proton Racing Porsche 911 RSR #88
Aston Martin Racing Aston Martin V8 Vantage #98

Image sources: WEC-Magazin / Walter Schruff