Race Engineering in LMP

Learn the role of a Race Engineer in Endurance Racing

Self-Paced Course

Approximately 10 Hours

36 Lessons

For all learners

Course Description

Dive deep into the intricate world of race engineering within the exhilarating realm of Le Mans Prototype (LMP) racing.

This course offers a comprehensive journey into the strategic and technical aspects of LMP race engineering, where innovation meets high-speed competition. Uncover the secrets behind engineering winning strategies for high-performance machines!

Join us to discover the world of LMP race engineering and uncover the secrets of racing success.

Race Engineering in LMP

Self-Paced Course
  • Lifetime Access to course materials
  • Ask questions and get feedback from the instructor
  • Earn an industry-recognised course certificate
  • Learn at your own pace and watch lessons in any order
  • Quizzes and assignments included

What You'll Learn

  • A comprehensive understanding of LMP racing, including different LMP categories, championships, and regulations
  • Team dynamics within LMP racing – from team members’ responsibilities, to understanding their tasks and navigating the intricacies of the season calendar

  • Gain knowledge of the software and hardware tools required for LMP race engineering, as well as an understanding of the importance of hands-on experience in this field

  • Key components of an LMP car, including suspension, aerodynamics, tyres and electronics, and the role of each element in the overall performance of the vehicle

Course Modules

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  • Introduction to LMP Racing
  • Team organisation and roles
  • Tools of an LMP Race Engineer
  • Basics of an LMP Car
  • Working as a Race Engineer in LMP racing
  • Driver and Car Performance & Development

The course also includes quizzes, assignments, and career advice for those who are interested in working in LMP racing as a race engineer.

This course is for you if...

You are a student or professional with an interest in LMP Race Engineering

You want to get an inside look into what it’s like to work as a Race Engineer in LMP

You’re ready to boost your CV and start a career in Race Engineering in LMP

Meet your course instructor

David Vicente Moya
LMP Race Engineer
David holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and an MSc in Motorsport Engineering from the University of Nebrija. 

David has worked as a race and data engineer with companies including Molitor Racing Systems GmbH, Conquest Racing and through his own consulting company Neptune Performance.

David is an expert in LMP racing, having worked or consulted for teams in IMSA Weathertech, Rolex 24H Daytona, Prototype Cup Germany, International GT Open, Porsche Carrera Cup, 24H Series, TCR Europe, Ferrari Challenge North America, and many more.

David has worked with

Race Engineering in LMP
Self-Paced Course


Access Duration: Lifetime     ⓘ

Duration for which video lessons, downloadables, quizzes and assignments will be made available from the time of enrolment.

Mode of Delivery: Online     ⓘ

Lessons are managed by experienced course leaders leveraging online means.

E-mail support     ⓘ

We provide support throughout the duration of the course.

Certification     ⓘ

A certificate will be awarded upon course completion so you can share your achievement with your network.

Interact with instructor     ⓘ

Network with motorsport engineering professionals and receive the advice you are looking for.

Assignments and quizzes     ⓘ

Impress your course leaders by excelling at the challenges they present to you.

Watch lessons in any order     ⓘ

Start from the beginning or the end - you choose!

Assignment feedback     ⓘ

Receive feedback from our course leaders so you can understand areas of improvement.

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