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VAILLANTE REBELLION WINS AT THE 6 HOURS OF MEXICO

First victory of the FIA WEC season for Vaillante REBELLION. The Oreca 07 #31 wins the 6 Hours of Mexico. The #13 ends up in fifth position after an amazing race. In the first few laps, Bruno Senna took the lead of the LMP2 by overtaking the #36 Signatech Alpine Matmut. A first stint that … Continue reading

G-DRIVE RACING PERFORMING AT 2000′ ABOVE SEA LEVEL

Mexico City and the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez was the fifth stage of the WEC calendar and the first overseas competition. The circuit is very bumpy and situated at an altitude of more than 2’000 meters, which is an additional difficulty for the cars as well as for the drivers. After the summer, G-Drive Racing came … Continue reading

SIGNATECH ALPINE MAKES SUCCESSFUL RETURN TO ACTION WITH SECOND PLACE IN MEXICO

Signatech Alpine began the weekend as it intended to continue in the opening free practice, setting the fastest time in a session where the track went from wet to damp before drying out altogether. Work continued throughout the other two practice sessions. For qualifying, André Negrão and Nicolas Lapierre were tasked with pushing the Alpine … Continue reading

PORSCHE LMP TEAM SCORES DOMINANT ONE-TWO RACE WIN IN MEXICO

The Porsche LMP Team took another big step in their mission of title defence in Mexico City today: At the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez, the Weissach-based team with the two Porsche 919 Hybrids achieved a dominant one-two victory. The championship leading Le Mans winners, Earl … Continue reading

TOUGH RACE FOR TOYOTA GAZOO RACING IN MEXICO

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing suffered disappointment in the fifth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) despite a podium finish in the 6 Hours of Mexico. Sébastien Buemi, Anthony Davidson and Kazuki Nakajima in the #8 TS050 HYBRID earned the team’s fifth podium of the season with third place in Mexico City, but that … Continue reading

PODIUM AND SECOND PLACE IN THE DRIVERS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FOR PORSCHE GT TEAM IN MEXICO

Porsche has made a successful start into the second half of the season in the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC: At the six-hour race in Mexico City on Sunday, the Porsche GT Team scored its fourth podium result this season with the new 510 hp 911 RSR, when Richard Lietz (Austria) and Frédéric Makowiecki … Continue reading

ASTON MARTIN RACING SCORE HOME RUN IN MEXICO CITY

Aston Martin Racing have claimed victory against rivals Ferrari after an intense six-hour battle, with the #95 V8 Vantage GTE of Nicki Thiim and Marco Sorensen. After starting on the front row alongside the pole-sitting #71 Ferrari, Sorensen fought hard throughout the first hour to not only maintain a close gap to the race leader, … Continue reading

CADILLAC RACING WINS PWC SPRINTX CHAMPIONSHIP

Cadillac V-Performance drivers Michael Cooper (Syosset, N.Y) and Jordan Taylor (Apopka, Fla.) were crowned the Pirelli World Challenge SprintX Champions today at the Circuit of the Americas. Although the weekend’s three races were fraught with challenges for the drivers and Cadillac Racing team, the consistent finishes, including a win at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park and … Continue reading

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