Lola-powered cars make great debut

The new Lola LMP Coupes made stunning debuts at the Barcelona Le Mans Series race on Sunday, with each of the Huntingdon-built cars securing podium positions. The Charouz Racing System Lola B08/60, powered by Aston Martin, rocked the sportscar world with

The new Lola LMP Coupes made stunning debuts at the Barcelona Le Mans Series race on Sunday, with each of the Huntingdon-built cars securing podium positions.

The Charouz Racing System Lola B08/60, powered by Aston Martin, rocked the sportscar world with its pace during both qualifying and the race where it competed with the Audi and Peugeot diesel-powered cars.

Pictured, Hideki Noda's Kruse Schiller Lola LMP2 leads the RML and Chamberlain Synergy Lolas.

Lola executive chairman Martin Birrance said: "My sincere congratulations to Charouz Racing System and Speedy Racing team Sebah on their excellent debut performances at Barcelona - the results were a testament to our long-term vision in global sportscar racing and to the top class technical capabilities at Huntingdon.