The native from Rorschach, Switzerland, will enter into his fifth year with the team.
The Swiss driver had a highly successful 2012 season with REBELLION Racing, Neel won four rounds of the LMP1 Endurance Trophy including the win at Le Mans 24 Hours with Nicolas Prost and Nick Heidfeld, and the overall win at Petit Le Mans, finale of the American Le Mans Series, with Nicolas Prost and Andrea Belicchi.
Neel Jani will start the 2013 season with REBELLION Racing in the USA at the 12 Hours of Sebring.
Neel Jani commented: “I am looking forward to another season with REBELLION Racing, which will be my fifth season with the team! We had a great year in 2012 and we will try to do the same if not better again in 2013. ”
Bart Hayden, REBELLION Racing Team Manager added : “It is very positive for the team that Neel is part of our driver line-up again this year. Neel has always demonstrated remarkable pace and last year he was more successful than ever with the team.”
The full details of REBELLION Racing’s 2013 racing programme will be unveiled at a later date.
(image: Gerlach Delissen – Planetlemans)