World Endurance Championship

 
2014 Porsche 919 hybrid Le Mans prototype race car launch

Porsche Discusses LMP1 Regulations For The 2014 WEC: Video

Next year will see the introduction of completely new rules for the World Endurance Championship and the series’ highlight, the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The central theme is a focus on efficiency, which is designed to push participants to develop new technologies that can eventually filter across... read more

December 31, 2013 by
 
Mark Webber tests Porsche’s 2014 LMP1

Porsche Confirms Four-Cylinder For New LMP1, Mark Webber Starts Testing

Porsche has wrapped up testing of its new LMP1 race car for the year, but not before its star driver Mark Webber got some time behind the wheel. The Red Bull Racing Formula... read more December 12, 2013 by


 
Six Hours of Austin pit walk and driver signing

Morning Pit Walk & Driver Signing, WEC At Circuit Of The Americas: Gallery

The Six Hours of Austin will see the green flag in just over an hour, but the teams and drivers are out in the pit lane showing off their hardware and signing autographs--and... read more September 22, 2013 by


 
2014 Porsche Le Mans prototype (LMP1)

Porsche’s 2014 Le Mans Preparation Continues Unabated: Video

Next year Porsche will relive its Le Mans glory days with a brand new LMP1 race car and a determined team of drivers and engineers, including Formula One ace Mark Webber... read more September 19, 2013 by


 
Audi R18 e-tron quattro in the 2013 WEC season opener at Silverstone

Audi Aiming For Sixth Straight WEC Win At COTA This Weekend

The 2013 World Endurance Championship season has been a story of Audi's dominance. While the Toyota Racing TS030 Hybrid has managed some strong finishes, so far this year... read more September 18, 2013 by


 
2013 Toyota TS030 Hybrid Le Mans prototype

Toyota TS030 Hybrid To Make U.S. Debut At Circuit Of The Americas This Weekend

The American Le Mans Series will host the fifth round of the World Endurance Championship at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas this weekend, and among the... read more September 16, 2013 by


 
Honda Performance Development HR22T LMP1 engine

Honda Developing Turbo V-6 For Le Mans’ Premier LMP1 Category

Honda, more specifically Honda’s U.S.-based Honda Performance Development unit, is working on a new engine it hopes to sell to private teams competing in the World... read more August 9, 2013 by


 
Ferrari F12 Berlinetta

Is Ferrari Considering A Le Mans LMP1 Entry?

Ferrari has a long and prestigious history in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a history that has led to many a story, including the famous one of Ford and its GT40 ending the... read more August 1, 2013 by


 
Kamui Kobayashi tests Ferrari’s 2010 F1 car at Fiorano

Ferrari GT Driver Kamui Kobayashi Wants To Return To F1: Video

Japanese racing driver Kamui Kobayashi was in Moscow this past weekend to take part in an exhibition event held in the heart of the Russian capital. Perhaps it was the poor... read more July 22, 2013 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 RSR race car

Porsche Makes Major Impact In Its 2013 Return To Le Mans: Video

Last weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, as devastating as it was, proved to be an almost fairy tale-like event for the Porsche works squad, which made its official return... read more June 28, 2013 by


 
24 Hours of Le Mans, 2013

24 Hours Of Le Mans 2013: Race Wrap-Up

The 90th anniversary 24 Hours of Le Mans was a fabulous, tragic race. Marred early on with the death of Allan Simonsen, to whom Tom Kristensen of Audi dedicated his 9th... read more June 24, 2013 by


 
#95 2013 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car

Danish Driver Allan Simonsen Dies In 2013 Le Mans Crash

Danish racing driver Allan Simonsen has died from injuries sustained in a tragic crash that took place during the first hour of racing today in the 24 Hours of Le Mans... read more June 22, 2013 by


 
Allan McNish and the Audi team prepare for the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans

24 Hours Of Le Mans 2013 Qualifying Update

The biggest endurance race of the season is coming this Saturday and Sunday, but before the green flag waves, we need to take a look at the all-important qualifying results... read more June 21, 2013 by


 
2013 Lotus Praga T128 Le Mans prototype (LMP2)

Lotus Le Mans Team Cleared To Race This Weekend

After having a number of its race car components seized by a court in Le Mans, France earlier in the week due to an alleged financial dispute, the Lotus Praga team, run by... read more June 21, 2013 by


 
2013 Lotus Praga T128 Le Mans prototype (LMP2)

Lotus Le Mans Preparation Halted After Court Seizes LMP2 Prototypes

The Lotus Praga Le Mans campaign has come unstuck just days out from this year’s running of the 24-hour endurance race. A number of components for the two T128 LMP2... read more June 19, 2013 by


 
#97 2013 Aston Martin Vantage GTE with crowdsourced livery

Aston Martin Presents Vantage GTE Racer With Fan-Designed Livery

In early February, we told you that Aston Martin was asking fans to design the livery of one of its Vantage-based race cars destined for competition this year. Today, Aston... read more June 18, 2013 by


 
 

 
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