24hrs Barcelona: Dubai based SVDP Racing team poised for success as they head to Spain
SVDP Racing, one of Dubai’s longest established racing teams has entered the 2012 edition of the Barcelona 24hr race in their BMW 120d which is being held over 7th-9th September at the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain.
This entry follows on from the teams participation in the 2010 BritCar 24hr and the 2011 and 2012 edition of the 24hr of Dubai races with the team planning to build upon their 2nd place class finish in Dubai last year.
The team has recently completed a total rebuild of the car and performance and reliability modifications in preparation of the event. Giving the team added reliability and performance during the race.
Two of the key drivers, Dubai based Spencer Vanderpal and Chris Wishart are also the co-owners of the team, they are joined by the experienced racers Stefan Puschavez and Wubbe Herlarr. The core of the team are based in Dubai, supplemented by knowledgeable family and friends from the UK.
The car is currently at the teams associated Dutch Motorsport Engineering company (Wubbe Engineering) where the final event preparation works are being carried out. Wubbe Engineering will then transport the car, spares and tools to the event.
Wwe have been able attract some local technical support which greatly aided the rebuild, we have a well structured team and although we cautious about where we can finish we are optimistic that we can finish well.” commented Team Manager Ian Rodgers