After the first two free practice sessions of the FIA World Endurance Championship’s 1,000 Miles of Sebring, Toyota Gazoo Racing and Aston Martin Racing consistently dominated their respective classes.
Racing Team Nederland
The World Endurance Championship may have had its last race of 2018, but the championship continues as part of the ‘Super Season’. Catch up with the current championship standings and who needs to look out for whom.
Both of the Free Practice sessions for the 6 Hours of Fuji today were delayed or cut short due to long periods of red flag conditions. Surprisingly this wasn’t due to the usual bad weather, but loose kerbs on the track.
Going two seconds clear of the rest of the field, Fernando Alonso has continued Toyota’s run of being on top of every session so far this weekend.
After taking a competitive LMP2 class win, the #26 G-Drive Racing team were stripped of their victory after an illegal part was discovered on their fuel rig. Just how much did this infringement play a part in their competitive class win?
Welcome to our preview of the LMP2 class at the 86th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Fernando Alonso and his team mates Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima led from lights to flag to claim victory at the FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.
37 cars will take to the 7.004km track this weekend for the opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship 2018-19 ‘Super Season’.
Although the LMP1 Privateers made up some ground in the night, Toyota Gazoo Racing still had four seconds in hand when the chequered flag fell at the end of the test. Porsche were unbeatable across the LM GTE classes.
Dutchman Nyck de Vries will add a partial campaign in the FIA World Endurance Championship this year when he takes over the Racing Team Nederland seat from Jan Lammers after the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
After Dunlop supplied tyres to all LMP2 entries in 2017, Michelin will return for the 2018-19 superseason with at least two, potentially three entries.
1988 Le Mans winner Jan Lammers has been added to the Racing Team Nederland line up for the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps and the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the LMP2 Dallara P217/Gibson.