British champion Morris gets Blancpain Bentley drive

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Reigning British GT champion Seb Morris will graduate into the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup this year with Team Parker Racing.

Morris, who recently featured on the Celebs Go Dating TV show, will stick with both the team and the brand that carried him to the British GT3 crown last year alongside Rick Parfitt Jr.

He will share a first-generation Bentley Continental GT3 with Derek Pierce and Ade Barwick.

The deal marks Team Parker’s return to Blancpain Endurance for the first time since 2016.

Morris will move into Blancpain Endurance. Pic: Jakob Ebrey

Morris said: “I am delighted to have signed with Team Parker Racing for my first proper assault on the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup, which I consider to be the biggest sportscar championship in the world right now.

“Winning last year’s title means I now feel ready to leave British GT and use all the experience learned there over the past two years to mount a championship challenge with Ade and Derek. I know all about Team Parker and the Bentley Continental GT3, which is a proven championship-winner against top Pro-Am competition. So I feel extremely confident that we can get out there and win in Blancpain.”

Parfitt will share his British title-winning Bentley with Ryan Ratcliffe this year.

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