Toyota Gazoo Racing and Jackie Chan DC Racing took dominate one-two finishes in their respective classes, whilst Porsche took victory in both LM GTE Pro and LM GTE Am at the FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Fuji.
Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima have lost their Silverstone victory after both they and the sister Toyota were disqualified for failing post-race scrutineering.
The trio of Mathias Beche, Gustavo Menezes and Thomas Laurent finished an excellent third in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
- 24 Hours of Le MansFIA WEC
Class victories went the way of G-Drive Racing, Porsche GT Team and Dempsey-Proton Racing, but overall honours went the way of Toyota Gazoo Racing, at last.
The #8 is in firm control of the 24 Hours of Le Mans after a fuel management mistake from the #7.
Rebellion Racing are all set for 2018 Le Mans 24 Hours after a positive test day
For the 86th 24 Hours of Le Mans ten cars make up the LMP1 class, These cars will not only be aiming for class win, but also the overall win.
Shock decision sees the #1 third-placed Rebellion excluded from the results.
Fresh from wrestling his McLaren around the streets of Baku, Fernando Alonso set the fastest time in the first practice session of the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship Super Season.
It had looked like 2017 was going to be Jackie Chan DC Racing’s year, but a last race pursuit saw Vaillante Rebellion Racing take the LMP2 trophy in their rookie season of the class.
Gustavo Menezes will partner Harrison Newey and Ryan Cullen in APR-Rebellion Racing’s European Le Mans Series team in 2018.
Rebellion Racing make their return to the LMP1 class after a single year in LMP2, and have release concept images of their 2018/19 challenger at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.
2017 FIA World Endurance Championship LMP2 title winners Rebellion Racing have announced their return to the LMP1 class headed up by André Lotterer, Neel Jani, Bruno Senna, Mathias Beche, Gustavo…
After Porsche’s departure from LMP1 saw their six factory drivers without seats next year, Neel Jani and Andre Lotterer look set to stay in the World Endurance Championship, racing with Rebellion
Gustavo Menezes remains in with an outside chance of the LMP2 title after he, Nicholas Lapierre and Andre Negrao finished second in the 6 Hours of Shanghai.