FIA World Endurance Championship

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Following the Le Mans 24 Hours Team Penske to concentrate on Porsche LMDh program

Team Penske has announced that the team will no longer race in the LMP2 class for the remainder of the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season, following the 24 Hours of Le Mans next month. The team will instead turn its attention to putting maximum effort into testing and preparation of its Porsche Penske … Continue reading

Ferrari wins at the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

World champions Alessandro Pier Guidi and James Calado won the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, round two of the FIA World Endurance Championship, while teammates Miguel Molina and Antonio Fuoco took the third step of the podium. The race was full of twists and turns, mainly due to the weather, which, as forecast and as tradition … Continue reading

Porsche defends its World Endurance Championship lead at Spa

The Porsche GT Team has concluded the six-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps in second and fifth place with the two 911 RSR. With this result at round two of the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, the sports car manufacturer defended its lead in the classification – in the manufacturers’ as well as in the drivers’ categories. … Continue reading

Gianmaria Bruni sets eleventh WEC pole position in a row for the Porsche 911 RSR at Spa

The Porsche GT Team has continued its impressive streak of pole positions in the FIA World Endurance Championship. In the hunt for top times on the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, works driver Gianmaria Bruni planted the No. 91 Porsche 911 RSR on the first grid spot. Setting a lap time of 2:14.481 minutes, the … Continue reading

Second row start for Ferrari at the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

The best of the Ferraris in the LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am classes will set off from the second row of the grid following qualifying for the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, round two of the World Endurance Championship. The session took place on a dry track with a light breeze which didn’t bother the cars … Continue reading

Improvements for Ferrari in WEC practice at Spa

The two free practice sessions held on the Belgian track before qualifying for the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps saw the Maranello cars most competitive in the LMGTE Pro and Am classes. FP2. In the first morning session, with temperatures lower than yesterday despite the pale sun over the track, the AF Corse Ferraris competing in the … Continue reading

Seven Ferraris to contest the second found of the 2022 FIA WEC at Spa-Francorchamps

The World Endurance Championship will be back on the track this weekend in Belgium for the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, the second round of FIA WEC Season 10. Once again, there will be two 488 GTEs in the LMGTE Pro class and five in the LMGTE Am class. LMGTE Pro. After picking up their first … Continue reading

Porsche aims to continue its FIA WEC winning streak in Belgium’s Ardennes

Porsche heads to round two of the season leading the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC. After clinching a class win at the season opener in Sebring (USA), the factory squad now aims to follow up with another victory at the six-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps. The latest generation of the ca. 378 kW (515 PS) Porsche … Continue reading

Fifteen Ferraris entered for the 2022 24 Hours of Le Mans

The countdown to the forthcoming edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is underway with the announcement of the official entry list featuring 15 Ferrari entries among the participants, just short of the record 16-strong cars entered in 2020. LMGTE Pro. The crews of the two AF Corse 488 GTEs entered in the world championship … Continue reading

Iron Lynx and Iron Dames announce biggest 24 Hours of Le Mans entry to date

Italian racing team, Iron Lynx has announced its driver line-up that is set to race in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans at the Circuit de la Sarthe on the 11th and 12th June as part of this season’s FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). The entry includes the only all-female Iron Dames team on this year’s … Continue reading