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Flying Fords to the front in qualifying
Jun16

Flying Fords to the front in qualifying

Initial qualifying at the 24 Hours of Le Mans confirmed what many expected – Ford are back and they are going to be extremely fast. The Blue Oval brigade dominated qualifying last night at the Circuit de la Sarthe with four of the top five times in the GTE-Pro class filled by the spectacular new Ford GT machines. Dirk Mueller set the provisional pole with a lap of 3:51.185 – a time that could stand with more rain expected...

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Porsche tops first session at Le Mans
Jun15

Porsche tops first session at Le Mans

Porsche has topped the opening practice at the 24 Hours of Le Mans as teams endured changing wet conditions during the four hour session. The No.2 Porsche of Neel Jani set the pace at 3:22.011 on lap 43 of the 44 laps the Porsche completed. Jani will share the car with regular teammates Romain Dumas and Marc Leib. Last year’s FIA World Endurance Championship-winning No.1 machine of Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard...

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Audi tops Le Mans test day times
Jun05

Audi tops Le Mans test day times

Teams had their only chance today outside of race week to record laps at the Circuit de la Sarthe as 60 cars completed 4,151 laps and 35,155 miles at the annual Le Mans test day. The No.8 Audi of Lucas di Grassi, Loic Duval and Oliver Jarvis topped the times with the Brazilian FIA Formula E championship leader di Grassi pushing Porsche off the top of the timesheet with a lap of 3 minutes, 21.375 seconds. Reigning Le Mans winners and...

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Michelin road to Le Mans
Jun02

Michelin road to Le Mans

We’re counting down the days until this weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans test day at Circuit de la Sarthe. While the battle for outright honors between Porsche, Audio and Toyota will again be a highlight, many eyes will on the GTE-Pro battle where Ford returns this year to do battle with Porsche, Ferrari, Aston Martin and Corvette Racing. Michelin has partnered with Sportscar365.com for a series of “Road to Le...

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Porsche on pole at Spa
May06

Porsche on pole at Spa

Porsche will start tomorrow’s FIA World Endurance Championship from the front row after dominating qualifying at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium today. The reigning world champions Timo Bernhard (Germany), Brendon Hartley (New Zealand) and Mark Webber (Australia) claimed pole position with their number 1 car for Saturday’s six-hour race. Next to them on the grid at Spa is the sister-car number 2 of Romain Dumas (France), Neel Jani...

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