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Porsche grabs early advantage
Sep17

Porsche grabs early advantage

They won Le Mans, triumphed at the recent round at the Nurburgring and now Porsche look set to be the prototype squad to catch at the latest round of the FIA World Endurance Championship at Circuit of The Americas. In this afternoon’s opening practice session, Porsche went 1-2 with Romain Dumas setting a blistering time of 1m47.231s, quicker than Benoit Treluyer from Audi’s best ever LM P1 lap of  1:47.375 from 2013! The...

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Ready for prime time
Sep16

Ready for prime time

There comes a time in nearly every race, season or career where a driver’s talent and experience comes together in a magical blend of speed, consistency, discipline and creativity. Drivers in the zone seem to consistently optimize a car, a situation or their performance. For some that zone is fleeting, while others seem to set up residency. In a Lone Star Le Mans paddock filled with top factory shoes in both the TUDOR United SportsCar...

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The young lions
Sep15

The young lions

Hall of Fame driver and BMW Team RLL leader Bobby Rahal recalls a time when older, veteran drivers were especially valuable as they provided the only means of communicating to a crew just what a race car was doing on the track. The development of data recorders, telemetry, simulators and even video games has dramatically changed that model. So too have training programs, coaches, development series and increased manufacturer scouting...

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Corvette’s triple play
Sep14

Corvette’s triple play

If a victory in one of the world’s premier endurance races makes the season a success, the Corvette Racing team is having a triple. The Michigan based factory team reeled off consecutive 2015 class victories in the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring and the 24 Hours of Le Mans to claim the endurance racing Triple Crown. Jan Magnussen, Antonio Garcia and Ryan Briscoe took their Corvette C7.R to victory in the...

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The Patrick show
Sep13

The Patrick show

His popular television character was written out of the show’s script earlier this year, but Patrick Dempsey starred in a different show this summer. Dempsey realized his racing dream by finishing on the podium at the fabled 24 Hours of Le Mans. Dempsey’s well-earned second place finish at Le Mans in the popular GTE-AM class, which combines Pro and Amateur drivers, was the result of his own long running sports car racing program....

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Porsche take 1-2 Nurburgring finish
Aug30

Porsche take 1-2 Nurburgring finish

Porsche had a day to remember on home soil at the Nurburgring, taking a 1-2 finish in both the Prototype and GTE-Pro classes in the latest round of the FIA World Endurance Championship. The No.17 Porsche 919 Hybrid car claimed a maiden win for Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. It was the second consecutive WEC win for Porsche after its Le Mans triumph in June. The win for Webber, Hartley and Bernhard today means they are...

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