BMW Motorsport confirm WEC return

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BMW Motor­sport today con­firmed plans for its motor­sport activ­i­ties mov­ing for­ward, with the Ger­man mar­que com­mit­ting to the FIA World Endurance Cham­pi­onship from 2018 with an as as-yet-unnamed pro­gramme. The brand-new WEC com­mit­ment will see BMW return to Le Mans for … Con­tin­ued

ACO tweaks GTE BoP before race

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The ACO has tak­en the unpar­al­leled deci­sion to adjust the GTE Pro bal­ance of per­for­mance ahead of Saturday’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. The deci­sion comes after the Ford GTs and Fer­rari 488s dom­i­nat­ed qual­i­fy­ing, lock­ing out the top sev­en … Con­tin­ued

Porsche fastest in Free Practice

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The #2 Porsche 919 Hybrid of Romain Dumas, Neel Jani and Marc Lieb record­ed the fastest time in the four-hour Free Prac­tice ses­sion for the 24 Hours of Le Mans. KCMG topped the time sheets in LMP2, while Fer­raris fin­ished first in both … Con­tin­ued

GTE BoP finalised for Le Mans

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The ACO yes­ter­day announced the final adjust­ments to its bal­ance of per­for­mance for­mu­la for the GTE Pro and GTE Am class­es, with Ford and Aston Mar­tin gain­ing fur­ther weight breaks. Aston Mar­tin were the main ben­e­fi­cia­ries from the changes, receiv­ing … Con­tin­ued