Gutiérrez joins Inter Europol Competition for 2022
Polish-flagged LMP2 team Inter Europol Competition have today announced that Esteban Gutiérrez will join the squad for its 2022 FIA WEC campaign.
The former F1 driver will join Alex Brundle (UK) and Kuba Smiechowski (Poland) in the No. 34 Oreca 07 LMP2 which kicks off in Sebring, USA, in March.
BREAKING NEWS Esteban Gutiérrez will join Alex Brundle and Kuba Smiechowski in their Oreca 07 LMP2 #34 for the 2022 @FIAWEC .#intereuropolcompetition #turbobakers #LMP2 #Oreca #WEC #turbobakers #ITisfaster pic.twitter.com/5Jc8HCyJQ6— Inter Europol Competition (@IE_Competition) January 11, 2022
Gutiérrez commented: “A thank you to the team for the opportunity to have me race together with Kuba Smiechowski and Alex Brundle. With the team’s progress and our combined ambition, I am confident we will make an excellent team. Endurance racing is a new challenge for me. I will focus on learning as much as possible and as soon as possible. It is an honour for me to return to racing in this competitive and prestigious series.”
The 2022 FIA WEC entry list will be revealed tomorrow (Wednesday 12 January) at 10am European time.