Championships Decided in Bahrain

With so many titles on offer in the FIA World Endurance championship, the penultimate round at the Bahrain International Circuit was bound to see a number of championships decided. However, the six-hour race proved to be a rollercoaster ride of tension and intrigue, with incidents with major title implications in Read more…

Toyota Victorious in the Desert

Toyota made it five wins for the season in Bahrain with a nail-biting victory in the 6 Hours of Bahrain ahead of the two factory Porsche 919 Hybrids. It wasn’t all plain sailing for the Japanese manufacturer though, with the championship-leading #8 car driven by Anthony Davidson and Sébastian Buemi Read more…

Toyota Lead at Halfway Stage in Bahrain

The #7 Toyota TS040 of Mike Conway, Stéphane Sarrazin and Alex Wurz leads the 6 Hours of Bahrain at the halfway mark, but drama has hit the championship-leading #8 car. The #20 Porsche 919 Hybrid of Timo Bernhard is in second, with the #2 Audi R18 e-tron quattro rounding out Read more…

Porsche Take Bahrain Pole

The #14 Porsche Team LMP1 car driven by Romain Dumas, Neel Jani and Marc Lieb took pole position for Saturday’s 6 Hours of Bahrain in the dusk at the Bahrain International Circuit. The biggest story of the qualifying session arguably came before the cars were even on track, with news Read more…

Race Preview – Round 7 Bahrain

Saturday sees the FIA World Endurance Championship arrive at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir for the third running of the 6 Hours of Bahrain. As was the case in 2013, the race will start in daylight and be run into the Arabian night. In fact, with the race due Read more…

Nissan Driver Line-up Still Under Wraps

The 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship season marks the return of Nissan to the top class of prototype racing for the first time since the early 1990s. The Nissan GT-R LM NISMO is set to be unveiled on 8 December, and is reportedly already testing at Nissan’s top-secret test centre Read more…