Strakka Racing out of remainder of 2016 season

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Strakka Racing have been forced to withdraw from the remainder of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship season, citing a lack of available engine components. The team has suffered from a consistent issue relating to crankshaft pressure build up this season … Continued

Toyota take hard-fought win at home race

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Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway and Stéphane Sarrazin took a cathartic victory for Toyota at their home race in Fuji after a gripping tactical battle over six hours. The #6 car was followed home by the #8 Audi R18 of Lucas di Grassi, … Continued

Porsche strike back in Fuji FP2

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Porsche struck back in the second free practice session for the 6 Hours of Fuji on Friday afternoon, with Mark Webber setting the fastest time of the session in the #1 Porsche 919 Hybrid of 1:24.074, some nine tenths down … Continued

Audi fastest in FP1 at Fuji

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The #7 Audi R18 of Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer and Benoit Tréluyer finished top of the time sheets in the first practice session for Sunday’s 6 Hours of Fuji. Fässler was the quickest man in the morning session, posting a fastest lap … Continued

Mark Webber announces retirement from racing

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Australian driver Mark Webber has announced that he will be hanging up his boots at the end of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship season. Webber, who turned 40 in the summer, will compete in his final top-level competitive motorsport event … Continued

More driver reshuffling in LMP2

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The LMP2 driver market has been a hive of activity this season, with numerous teams chopping and changing their line-ups almost on a race-by-race basis. The latest changes come at G-Drive Racing, where Will Stevens replaces German driver René Rast … Continued

Monza replaces Paul Ricard for 2017 Prologue

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The FIA and the ACO have revealed the calendar for the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship, with no significant changes to the competitive championship. There is, however, one major difference compared to the 2016 season: the official Prologue – two days of official … Continued