WEC http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:20:07 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb ELMS: Loeb wins, Signatech takes title http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/110003-elms-loeb-wins-signatech-takes-title http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/110003-elms-loeb-wins-signatech-takes-title ELMS: Loeb wins, Signatech takes title

Signatech Alpine successfully defended its European Le Mans Series titles at Estoril, as Sebastien Loeb Racing won in LMP2 for the first time. Nelson Panciatici, Oliver Webb and Paul-Loup Chatin even...

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Le Mans/WEC Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:17:00 -0700
Report: Nissan P1 set to begin testing http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109999-report-nissan-p1-set-to-begin-testing http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109999-report-nissan-p1-set-to-begin-testing Report: Nissan P1 set to begin testing

French website endurance-info.com reports that Nissan's LMP1 prototype – which will join Audi, Toyota and Porsche in the ranks of manufacturer teams in the top class of the World Endurance Championsh...

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Le Mans/WEC Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:02:47 -0700
INSIGHT: The complex steering wheel of the Porsche 919 Hybrid http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109997-insight-the-complex-steering-wheel-of-the-porsche-919-hybrid http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109997-insight-the-complex-steering-wheel-of-the-porsche-919-hybrid INSIGHT: The complex steering wheel of the Porsche 919 Hybrid

Courtesy of Porsche AG Setting the direction is the most trivial task of the steering wheel in the Porsche 919 Hybrid. The drivers of the Class 1 Le Mans prototypes in the FIA World Endurance Champio...

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Le Mans/WEC Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:08:56 -0700
Tincknell claims ELMS pole for JOTA http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109988-tincknell-claims-elms-pole-for-jota http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109988-tincknell-claims-elms-pole-for-jota Tincknell claims ELMS pole for JOTA

Harry Tincknell claimed his fourth pole position of the European Le Mans Series season at Estoril on Sunday morning. The JOTA Sport Zytek-Nissan driver produced a lap of 1m29.497s to beat Tristan Gom...

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Le Mans/WEC Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:00:03 -0700
ELMS calendar unchanged for 2015 http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109971-elms-calendar-unchanged-for-2015 http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109971-elms-calendar-unchanged-for-2015 ELMS calendar unchanged for 2015

The European Le Mans Series is set to run to an unchanged schedule in 2015. The ELMS is planning to visit the same five venues at the same time of year as this season and retain the two-day format of...

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Le Mans/WEC Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:30:04 -0700
WEC: Project Brabham passes major crowd funding milestone http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109948-project-brabham-passes-major-crowd-funding-milestone http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109948-project-brabham-passes-major-crowd-funding-milestone WEC: Project Brabham passes major crowd funding milestone

David Brabham’s crowd-funding efforts to place Project Brabham on the World Endurance Championship grid reached a major milestone this week by passing the 75 percent mark in its quest to raise £250,0...

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Le Mans/WEC Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:51:44 -0700
WEC: Rebellion opts against hybrid switch http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109933-rebellion-opts-against-hybrid-switch http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109933-rebellion-opts-against-hybrid-switch WEC: Rebellion opts against hybrid switch

Rebellion Racing has no plans to upgrade its LMP1 contender to a hybrid for next season's World Endurance Championship. The Anglo-Swiss team, which introduced its ORECA-developed Rebellion-Toyota R-O...

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Le Mans/WEC Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:15:03 -0700
WEC: Top LMP2 contenders set for P1 tests http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109921-top-lmp2-contenders-set-for-p1-tests http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109921-top-lmp2-contenders-set-for-p1-tests WEC: Top LMP2 contenders set for P1 tests

The three LMP1 factory teams have agreed in principle to offer tests to the top contenders from the LMP2 division of the World Endurance Championship next season. The move has been proposed by the se...

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Le Mans/WEC Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:15:04 -0700
KCMG to expand WEC LMP2 team http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109896-kcmg-to-expand-wec-lmp2-team http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109896-kcmg-to-expand-wec-lmp2-team KCMG to expand WEC LMP2 team

The Chinese KCMG LMP2 squad is planning to field a second entry in this year's World Endurance Championship finale in Brazil ahead of a planned two-car campaign in 2015. KCMG boss Paul Ip explained t...

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Le Mans/WEC Thu, 16 Oct 2014 07:00:05 -0700
WEC: 6 Hours of Fuji highlights http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109842-wec-6-hours-of-fuji-highlights http://www.racer.com/wec-le-mans/item/109842-wec-6-hours-of-fuji-highlights WEC: 6 Hours of Fuji highlights

Highlights of this past weekend's round of the FIA World Endurance Championship: FIAWEC 6 Hours of Fuji Race HIGHLIGHT by fiawec

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Le Mans/WEC Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:45:21 -0700