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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.