Double Victory for Porsche 911 RSR in China

Important success for Porsche at the six-hour race in Shanghai. At the Grand Prix circuit on the outskirts of China’s economic powerhouse, the 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche Manthey squad secured the second double victory of this year’s Sports Car World Endurance Championship (WEC) in front of 45,000 spectators. Crossing the finish line as…

Porsche LMP – WEC Shanghai Race

For the third time the Porsche 919 Hybrid has finished a WEC race on the podium. Round six in Shanghai saw Romain Dumas, Neel Jani & Marc Lieb start from pole position and finish the six-hour race in third place. The sister car of Timo Bernhard, Brendon Hartley & Mark Webber came home sixth after…

Porsche Heads to China with the 919 Hybrid

Once again the Porsche Team has to prepare the Porsche 919 Hybrids for an unfamiliar track. Software instead of hardware is the way it works. Computer simulation is what the team uses when adapting the current car’s hybrid strategy and set-up for different circuit profiles. However, for the final set-up work track time in the…

Audi Get Ready to Impress in Their Largest Market

The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) is wound up to a high pitch. Within the space of three weeks, sports car fans have been thrilled by the lead in the manufacturers’ championship changing twice. Following two one-two victories in succession, Audi had taken the top spot in the standings at the season’s midpoint. Although the…