Mark Webber drew first blood for Porsche in Japan whilst Audi had to make repairs on its #7 car following a spin for Andre Lotterer.
Porsche’s 919 Hybrids didn’t have the pace to match the Audis at Austin, but a series of unfortunate events for the R18s gifted another important victory to Weissach.
Porsche and Toyota duked it out at the head of the field as the 24 Hours of Le Mans continued to hot up – in more ways than one.
Audi responded to Porsche during second practice for the World Endurance Championship finale by recording the two fastest times at Bahrain International Circuit.
TCF previews the prototype classes ahead of the final round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, which takes place this weekend in Bahrain.
Toyota Racing’s 2015 woes continued at the 6 Hours of the Nürburgring as the team’s pair of TS040 Hybrids continued to run in the shadow of the other LMP1 manufacturers.
Audi recorded its second victory of the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship season after another close strategy duel with Porsche.