10 Oct 2023
Kerong Li has revealed his thrilling debut into the 2023/24 Asian Le Mans Series (ALMS) with the highly respected, Earl Bamber Motorsport, marking a dramatic shift as he prepares to race a Porsche GT3R. This marks Li’s first foray into the competitive ALMS series, as well as his first full season racing with Porsche after a multi year run with Lamborghini.
Kerong Li who has a proven track record in international racing, is no stranger to the GT3 class and has demonstrated his prowess in numerous international race series, most notably in the prestigious Spa 24h, piloting a Lamborghini GT3.
The combination of Li’s outstanding skill set and the support of the Earl Bamber Motorsport squad creates an exciting potential for 2024 ALMS season. Earl Bamber Motorsport, brings a wealth of knowledge o the championship, setting the stage for an exciting season ahead.
“This is a phenomenal chapter in my racing career, and I am thrilled to collaborate with a seasoned team like Earl Bamber Motorsport,” Li said. Driving a Porsche GT3R with its exceptional performance, in a prominent series such as the ALMS is a dream come true. I can’t wait for the first round at Sepang in December”.
“We are extremely delighted to welcome Kerong to our racing family,” said Team Principal Earl Bamber. His remarkable performance and passion has been impressive, and we are confident that his partnership with us in the ALMS will be a strong alliance and we look forward to a successful 2024 racing season.”
The 2023-24 Asian Le Mans Series will open with a doubleheader at Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. Two four-hour races are scheduled for 2/3 December as the first and second rounds of the upcoming season.
With five scheduled rounds, this marks the longest Asian Le Mans Series calendar since the series was established in its current form in 2013.
The ACO has also confirmed that both the LMP2 and GT class champions will again earn a guaranteed invitation into next year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Asian Le Mans 2023/24 Season:
2 December 2023 – 4 Hours of Sepang
3 December 2023 – 4 Hours of Sepang
4 February 2024 – 4 Hours of Dubai
10 February 2024 – 4 Hours of Abu Dhabi (Yas Marina)
11 February 2024 – 4 Hours of Abu Dhabi (Yas Marina)