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Austin (2015)

United States Circuit of the Americas
17 Sep - 19 Sep
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Audi's Benoit Tréluyer: "Break the spell"

10 points now separate Tréluyer and crew-mates Marcel Fässler and André Lotterer from the Porsche spearheaded by ex-grand prix star Mark Webber.

KCMG seals podium finish at dramatic six-hour challenge in Austin

Richard Bradley, Matt Howson and Nicolas Lapierre finished second in the LMP2 class and sixth overall, helping to maintain their Teams’ and Drivers’ Championship leads.

Fourth for Toyota Gazoo Racing in Texas

Anthony Davidson, Sébastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima finished fourth in the #1 TS040 Hybrid

Porsche: String of successes continues in Texas

The ground breaking hybrid race car won in Austin (USA) on Saturday and Porsche also celebrated victory in the category for the production-based GT race cars.

Audi remains in front after Austin

Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer and Benoît Tréluyer maintain their position at the top of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with Audi.

Webber promises WEC title run-in will be “very interesting”

Mark Webber says that the World Endurance Championship title fight is shaping up to be a potential classic between his Porsche team and former champions Audi.

Jani “not happy” with third car issue in three races

Porsche World Endurance Championship star Neel Jani was left ruing his luck, along with teammates Romain Dumas and Marc Lieb, after being robbed of a likely win at Austin on Saturday night.

Austin WEC: Webber wins again after late drama at Porsche

Porsche dominated the Lone Star Le Mans World Endurance Championship event at Circuit of the Americas, but late drama decided the outcome with just 30 minutes remaining.

Ed Brown takes a wild ride at COTA

ESM's Ed Brown suffered a brake failure during the FIA WEC 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas.

Austin WEC: Porsche in control at halfway point

The factory Porsche 919 Hybrids are holding a 1-2 formation after three hours of the Lone Star Le Mans event at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas.

Third row in Texas for Toyota Gazoo Racing

The #1 TS040 Hybrid had a marginal advantage over its sister car in qualifying and earned fifth place.

Qualifying without sparkles for Ferrari at Austin

Sixth and seventh place in GTE-Pro class for the 458 Italias of AF Corse No. 51 of Bruni-Vilander and No. 71 of Rigon-Calado

Pole position for Aston Martin at CoTA

The #99 Vantage GTE will start the six-hour race from the front of the grid.

Audi drivers not worried by Porsche's advance

They have may have seen their WEC points lead eroded by Porsche lately, but all-star Audi trio Andre Lotterer, Marcel Fassler and Benoit Treluyer aren't panicking yet, as they tell Christopher DeHarde.

Jani: I never thought pole was possible after hybrid failure

Circuit of the Americas WEC pole hero Neel Jani was the toast of the Austin paddock after he grabbed the top spot on Friday evening – despite a hybrid boost failure that meant he set the fastest lap of the weekend on old tyres.

Jani grabs COTA pole with last-ditch flyer for Porsche lockout

Porsche locked out the front row of the Six Hours of the Circuit of the Americas at Austin on Friday evening, with the No.18 919 Hybrid grabbing a last-gasp pole over the No.17 sister car.

Webber in upbeat mood at COTA following maiden victory

After scoring his first FIA WEC victory last time out at the Nurburgring in Germany, the ex-F1 ace is full of confidence. He spoke with Christopher DeHarde.

Hartley leads Porsche 1-2 in third practice at Austin

Brendon Hartley set the fastest lap so far of the Lone Star Le Mans meeting at Austin to head a Porsche one-two in third practice.

Hard work in Texas heat for Toyota Gazoo Racing

Toyota completed three hours of practice in two sessions, making a solid start to the event.

Porsche snatches top spot from rejuvenated Audi in night practice

Porsche’s Timo Bernhard left it late to topple a renewed challenge from Audi in the second practice session for this weekend’s Six Hours of Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.

Porsche sets fearsome pace in first practice at COTA

Porsche re-affirmed its superiority in the World Endurance Championship with another dominant display in the first free practice session of the weekend at COTA this afternoon.

Aston Martin welcomes up-coming talent to WEC

Aston Martin welcomes Benny Simonsen to the team

Porsche teams face great challenges in the USA

A total of twelve factory drivers contest the WEC and the TUSC for the Porsche teams

Texas test for Toyota Gazoo Racing

Toyota heads to the United States third in the manufacturers’ World Championship