You are here
Filipe Albuquerque RGR Sport by Morand FIA-WEC MotorSports 

WEC – Porsche wins at home

WEC – Porsche wins; Por­tugal moves for­ward This week­end at the Nur­bur­gring, in Ger­many, held the last European round of the World Endur­ance Cham­pi­on­ship (WEC). Porsche wins for the third time this year, but this time with the Porsche 919 Hybrid # 1, driv­en by Webber /​Bernhard and Hartley thus get the 1st win in the cham­pi­on­ship after a slow punc­ture that delayed the start of the race. Audi holds the fol­low­ing places and remains in the race for the title, with 35 points from the Porsche, while still remain­ing 5 races for…

Read More
Toshio Sato, Toyota Gazoo Racing President 24H Le Mans FIA-WEC MotorSports 


RING RETURN FOR TOYOTA GAZOO RACING Via Team press TOYOTA GAZOO Racing returns to action just a month after its heart­break­ing Le Mans 24 Hours, determ­ined to respond with a strong res­ult in the 6 Hours of Nür­bur­gring, the fourth round of the 2016 FIA World Endur­ance Cham­pi­on­ship (WEC). Vic­tory for the #5 car was taken away due to a mech­an­ic­al fail­ure just minutes before the chequered flag at Le Mans after the TS050 HYBRIDs showed them­selves cap­able of beat­ing rivals, Audi and Porsche. This weekend’s race, just an hour’s drive away from the team…

Read More
Start Le Mans 24 Hour – Circuit des 24H du Mans – Le Mans – France © Gabi Tomescu – 24H Le Mans FIA-WEC General MotorSports 

24h Le Mans: Toyota gets a mechanical damage minutes from victory

24h Le Mans: Toyota gets a mech­an­ic­al dam­age minutes from vic­tory Heart­broken. Heart­break­ing. It was in this way that the Twit­ter account of Toyota Motor­s­port summed up the mood after los­ing in the last four minutes what would be his first vic­tory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Respect­ing the typ­ic­al fair play of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Porsche and Audi aware of the efforts made by the Japan­ese in the race as well as in pre­vi­ous years, were not indif­fer­ent and sent mes­sages of encour­age­ment to the col­leagues. …

Read More
1024px-Spa-Francorchamps_of_Belgium.svg FIA-WEC MotorSports 

FIA-WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps | 34 cars booked at the mythic circuit |6th – 7th May 2016

FIA-WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Fran­corchamps | 34 cars booked at the myth­ic cir­cuit |6th – 7th May 2016 The FIA World Endur­ance Cham­pi­on­ship comes to the his­tor­ic cir­cuit of Spa-​Fran­corchamps. The 6 Hours of Spa-​Fran­corchamps is seen as the last test before Le Mans, but it is also a great race in its own right. This is not a prac­tice. Le Mans pro­to­type and GT cars com­pet­ing around the spec­tac­u­lar Spa-​Fran­corchamps cir­cuit is a sight not to be missed. Watch­ing racing through the fam­ous corners such as Eau Rouge, Bus Stop and La Source. 34 cars are…

Read More