Berthon out, Stevens in at G-Drive Racing

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G-Dri­ve Rac­ing have part­ed ways with French dri­ver Nathanaël Berthon, the British-entered LMP2 team announced today. Berthon had been due to race for the team for the full WEC sea­son, includ­ing next month’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. Will Stevens, … Con­tin­ued

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

Exciting season opener in LMP2

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At the unveil­ing of the 2016 WEC sea­son in Paris in Feb­ru­ary, it was already clear that the cur­rent sea­son would offer one of the best LMP2 fields seen so far in the WEC’s short his­to­ry. The estab­lished teams from 2015 … Con­tin­ued

Audi take impressive victory at Silverstone

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The #7 Audi R18 of André Lot­ter­er, Benoit Tréyuler and Mar­cel Fässler took the over­all vic­to­ry after an inci­­dent-packed 6 Hours of Sil­ver­stone. The pole-sit­t­ing car didn’t have every­thing its own way, how­ev­er, and ben­e­fit­ted from a num­ber of issues affect­ing the … Con­tin­ued