Honestly, it's surprising to me. They asked to race what is clearly a very popular car with fans and were denied.Multimatic’s Larry Holt has revealed to Sportscar365 that a post-deadline full-season Ford GT entry request for the 2019-20 FIA World Endurance Championship season was rejected by the ACO. It’s understood at least two other teams posted entry requests past the May 21 deadline and were accepted, although they came before the official reveal of the entry list on June 14.
I'm not intimate in this situation but on the surface is looks prideful, vengeful and petty. Not to mention bad for racing and the business of racing. It's their ball so go home and play with it already. Just silly.Here's a postscript for you on the situation. Make of it what you will.
Honestly, it's surprising to me. They asked to race what is clearly a very popular car with fans and were denied.