Oliver Jarvis joins United Autosports for 2022 FIA WEC campaign
British driver Oliver Jarvis has confirmed he will join United Autosports for the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship season.
Jarvis joins 15-year-old Josh Pierson in one of the team’s two Oreca 07 LMP2 cars as they make the move to entering two cars in the 2022 WEC season.
The 37-year-old last raced in the WEC at Fuji in 2019 with United Autosports as he stood in for regular driver Paul Di Resta, finishing third alongside Phil Hanson and Filipe Albuquerque.
NEWS: we are thrilled to welcome @ollyjarvis to our @FIAWEC team for 2022.— United Autosports (@UnitedAutosport) December 15, 2021
Olly will race alongside @JPiersonRacing in one of our two Oreca 07’s.
Their co-driver will be announced later this week.
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Before then, Jarvis last competed in a full season of WEC in 2017, finishing second in the LMP2 championship, claiming three wins, including at Le Mans, as well as six podiums over the course of the season.
Jarvis and Pierson’s co-driver will be announced later this week.
United Autosports has already announced the line-up of its sister car, more info HERE.