WEC Super Season ratified by FIA

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Next sea­son sees the FIA WEC face arguably the great­est chal­lenge since its re-incep­tion in 2012, with the loss of Porsche from the LMP1 fold leav­ing only one com­pet­ing man­u­fac­tur­er in LMP1 and evi­dent­ly no tak­ers for the 2020 rule­set announced at Le Mans.

6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps: Halfway report

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Round 2 of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Cham­pi­onship got under­way at Spa-Fran­­cor­champs and the dra­ma ensued. A tough day for Porsche and a strong fight between Audi and Toy­ota make up the head­lines from the first half of the 6 Hours … Con­tin­ued

Porsche Carrera Cup GB and ELMS join WEC at Silvertone opener

The 2016 FIA World Endurance Cham­pi­onship kicks off over a three day event at Sil­ver­stone in Great Britain over the week­end of the 15th-17th April. How­ev­er the WEC is not the only cham­pi­onship head­ing onto the track across the three days. The Porsche … Con­tin­ued

FIA rubber-stamps 2016 changes

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Yes­ter­day evening the FIA World Motor­sport Coun­cil met in Paris to rub­ber-stamp all the rules and reg­u­la­tions for next season’s FIA-sanc­­tioned rac­ing series. One major fac­tor for the 2016 WEC sea­son and its cal­en­dar, which must be approved by the … Con­tin­ued

FIA and ACO reel in LMP1 power for Le Mans

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The lat­est gen­er­a­tion of LMP1 machines have been mak­ing head­lines the world over as arguably the most tech­ni­cal­ly advanced motor rac­ing cars in his­to­ry. The pace of devel­op­ment has con­tin­ued unabat­ed, with Porsche in par­tic­u­lar mak­ing a giant leap for­ward … Con­tin­ued