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Daily Archives: November 3rd, 2015

Porsche Shanghai15bBy taking the fifth victory in a row Porsche has made itself a World Champion in Shanghai. One race before the season’s finale no one can take away the Manufacturers’ title in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) from the young team from Weissach. In China the winning drivers were Timo Bernhard (Germany), Brendon Hartley (New Zealand) and Mark Webber (Australia) in a Six-Hour race of which two thirds were held on a wet track. The sister car of Romain Dumas (France), Neel Jani (Switzerland) and Marc Lieb (Germany) finished second, and hence delivered the season’s fourth one-two victory for the Porsche team. Read More »

Porsche Shanghai15dThe Porsche 911 RSR driven by Richard Lietz (Austria) and Michael Christensen (Denmark) has won Sunday’s Six-Hour race on Shanghai International Circuit, China. This marks the third victory of the season for the 470 hp winning racer from Weissach, which was developed on the basis of the iconic 911 sports car, in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) for sports cars. At the wheel of the sister 911 RSR campaigned by the Porsche Manthey squad, French pilots Frédéric Makowiecki and Patrick Pilet finished in third place. Read More »

– Sir Chris Hoy gets his first taste of Nissan NISMO-powered LM P2 car at Estoril after a day of planes, trains and automobiles
– Team-mate Charlie Robertson takes his turn today
– LM P2 Champions Greaves Motorsport run the LM P3 winners at prize test
– Hoy “driving extremely well.”Nissan Hoy15a Read More »