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WORLD TITLE-WINNING ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE HUNTS FRESH GLORY IN THE FIA WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP

Three Aston Martin Vantage GTEs will compete for FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) GTE AM honours as D’station Racing, NorthWest AMR and TF Sport all vie to give the car its first world title in the class when the 2021 series begins at Spa-Francorchamps, in Belgium, on Saturday. The Vantage GTE, powered by a version … Continue reading

CETILAR RACING SET FOR 2021 FIA WEC SEASON OPENER AT SPA THIS WEEKEND

Cetilar Racing is set to embark on its second full-season programme in the FIA WEC as the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps kicks-off the 2021 campaign this coming weekend, 29th April/1st May. The all Italian outfit will field an AF Corse-run Ferrari 488 GTE Evo car for Roberto Lacorte, Giorgio Sernagiotto and newcomer Antonio Fuoco, whilst Andrea Belicchi is set to start his new commitment as drivers’ coordinator. After switching … Continue reading

THE SEVEN-KILOMETRE ARDENNES ROLLERCOASTER – CHALLENGING FOR SETUP, RADIO AND TELEMETRY

The Porsche works team sends two 911 RSR to tackle the opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC at Spa-Francorchamps on 1 May. The successful team of the Stuttgart sports car manufacturer faces unique conditions in Belgium’s Ardennes region. No other racetrack apart from Le Mans is as long (7.004 kilometres), as undulating … Continue reading

UNITED AUTOSPORTS BEGIN FIA WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE DEFENCE AT SPA FRANCORCHAMPS

United Autosports will begin their FIA World Endurance Championship title defence next weekend at Spa Francorchamps, Belgium, as the first round of the new season gets underway. Reigning LMP2 champions, Phil Hanson and Filipe Albuquerque team up with Fabio Scherer in the #22 Oreca 07 for the 2021 season after scoring four wins, six podiums … Continue reading

PORSCHE TAKES UP THE HUNT FOR THE 2021 FIA WEC TITLE AT BELGIUM’S ENDURANCE CLASSIC

The Porsche works team tackles the opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship at Spa-Francorchamps on 1 May with two 911 RSR. For the six-hour race in the Ardennes region of Belgium, the factory drivers Gianmaria Bruni from Italy and Richard Lietz from Austria share the cockpit of the ca. 515-hp GT racing vehicle … Continue reading

TOYOTA GAZOO RACING HYPED FOR HYPERCAR DEBUT

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will begin a new era with its GR010 HYBRID Hypercar when the road to the Le Mans 24 Hours opens at the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, the opening round of the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) on 1 May. A direct successor to the legendary Group C period of … Continue reading

SPA ONE-TWO FOR TOYOTA GAZOO RACING

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing returned to winning ways in the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with a one-two victory in a dramatic and rain-affected Total 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, the sixth round of the season. The #7 TS050 HYBRID crew of Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi and José María López overcame maximum success handicap to extend … Continue reading

COOL RACING CLAIMS SECOND PODIUM OF WEC SEASON AT SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS

COOL Racing claimed the second podium of its debut FIA World Endurance Championship season in the LMP2 class with a second-place finish at the TOTAL 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in wet and changeable conditions. After Nicolas Lapierre and Antonin Borga qualified the #42 Oreca 07 third in class, and second of the Michelin runners, the … Continue reading

ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GTE FIGHTS TO DOUBLE-PODIUM FINISH IN SPA

Aston Martin Racing fought back from adversity in a fiercely-contested Total 6 Hours of Spa – Round 6 of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) – to record a hugely competitive double-podium in Belgium and maintain its convincing lead in the GT Manufacturers’ and GTE Pro Drivers’ standings. Despite two torrential rain showers, one of … Continue reading

AF CORSE TRIUMPHS IN THE 6 HOURS OF SPA

The LMGTE Am class leaders, Perrodo, Collard and Nielsen, recorded an extraordinary triumph at the wheel of the 488 GTE of AF Corse in the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, the sixth round of FIA WEC Season 8. The trio executed a perfect performance in a race complicated by the weather. In the LMGTE Pro class, … Continue reading

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