Qualifying: Porsche smashes the lap record

The first qualifying session at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans yesterday started with a bang: Porsche followed up their superiority in free practice with a spectacular first few laps in the evening session. Neel Jani proceeded to smash the previous lap record (3:19.074, from 2011) with a lap Read more…

24 Hours of Le Mans 2015: LMP1 Preview

This season’s 24 Hours of Le Mans promises to deliver one of the greatest races ever since at the Circuit de la Sarthe. Four separate manufacturers with two- and even three-car teams is almost unheard of the modern Le Mans era; add two newly engined Rebellion AERs and the ByKolles Read more…

Legends of Le Mans – Derek Bell in the Brands Hatch paddock

The Story of Derek Bell

We are but a matter of weeks away from the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans. Here at wec-magazin.com, we would like to take a look back at some of the highlights of the legendary race. Each article in the series will be dedicated to a certain individual, car or Read more…

Porsche claim 1-2-3 at Spa-Francorchamps

Round two of the FIA World Endurance Championship kicks of at Spa-Francorchamps tomorrow afternoon in Belgium. Tomorrow’s 6 hour race will be the team’s and driver’s final competitive outing before the series moves to Le Mans next month. Qualifying was, as ever split in to two parts, LMP1 was on track with Read more…

Spa entry list confirmed

It has still not quite reached a week after last weekend’s fantastic race at Silverstone, but the FIA have already released the entry list for the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. As well as extra cars and new driver line-ups announced there is also an update on the situation at SARD-Morand. On Read more…