Aiming to become the first Turkish driver to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Salih first competed in 2015 where he took victory in the Dubai 24 Hours. In 2016 with TF Sport he competed in the Michelin Le Mans Cup, finishing second in the drivers' standings whilst also helping the team to the teams' title.
Salih also competed in the Blancpain Endurance Cup and International GT Open in 2016 recording a further five wins before stepping up to the European Le Mans Series alongside Euan Hankey and Nicki Thiim. Victory at Silverstone followed before the trio finished the season a close second in the standings.
Salih returned with TF Sport to compete in the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship Super Season, getting the campaign off to a strong start with a fight second position at Spa-Francorchamps before adding further podiums as the season progressed.
Salih competed in the 2018/19 Asian Le Mans Series and after a season’s sabbatical, retuned to TF Sport for the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup alongside Charlie and Ahmad.
#90 ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GTE
Salih is no stranger to the #90 GTE car at all having competed with the same car in ELMS in 2017. He joins Euan Hankey and Charlie Eastwood in stepping up to FIA WEC.