McLaren has revealed that it will build an all-new GT3 car, the 720S GT3, next year ahead of customer deliveries in 2019. It will mark the British manufacturer’s third GT3 model, following the MP4-12C and 650S GT3, and first built in its new dedicated facility in Woking. Development of the 720S GT3 is set to […]

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Brendon Hartley says he would be “100 percent” interested in sports car racing appearances in the future, despite moving into Formula 1 full-time from the 2018 season. Hartley was drafted in by Scuderia Toro Rosso as a stand-in for the United States Grand Prix last month, with his displays earning an extension to the end […]

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Toyota Gazoo Racing has claimed a dominant win in the Six Hours of Bahrain, denying Porsche victory in its final LMP1 race, in Saturday’s FIA World Endurance Championship season finale. Sebastien Buemi took the No. 8 Toyota TS050 Hybrid across the line 1 lap ahead of the No. 2 Porsche 919 Hybrid of Timo Bernhard, […]

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We take a look back at some of the key moments in Porsche’s four-year run with the 919 Hybrid through the eyes of those involved with the championship-winning program. Next up is two-time Le Mans winner and newly crowned WEC champion Earl Bamber. Earl Bamber’s meteoric rise from Porsche Carrera Cup Asia to becoming an […]

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We take a look back at some of the key moments in Porsche’s four-year run with the 919 Hybrid through the eyes of those involved with the championship-winning program. Next up is newly crowned two-time FIA WEC champion Brendon Hartley. In winning two FIA World Endurance Championships, Brendon Hartley has become one of the most […]

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The 2017 6 Hours of Shanghai saw the two LMP1 World Championships (Driver’s and Manufacturer’s) go the way of Porsche for a third consecutive season. It’s been a remarkable run for Porsche LMP Team and the 919 Hybrid, which since 2015 has won all six WEC titles and three overall wins at Le Mans. After […]

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A storming lap by Kamui Kobayashi has given Toyota Gazoo Racing pole for Sunday’s Six Hours of Shanghai, the penultimate round of the FIA World Endurance Championship season. Kobayashi and co-driver Mike Conway combined for a best two-lap average of 1:42.832 in their No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid, which has topped every session so far […]

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Manor has confirmed that it will move into LMP1 competition with Ginetta, beginning with the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship ‘super season.’ The British squad, which has spent the last two years in the LMP2 ranks with Oreca machinery, had long been linked to a step up to the WEC’s premier class, dating back to Ginetta’s […]

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Augusto Farfus and Tom Blomqvist are the latest drivers to be confirmed for next month’s FIA GT World Cup in Macau, with the BMW factory aces set to join the previously announced Marco Wittmann at the wheel of BMW M6 GT3 cars for the Nov. 16-19 event. Farfus will pilot the 18th BMW Art Car for BMW […]

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Brendon Hartley survived a frantic final 30 minutes that saw the two leading cars incur penalties to give Tequila Patron ESM overall victory in the 20th anniversary Motul Petit Le Mans. The Porsche LMP1 factory driver edged out the No. 31 Action Express Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R of Dane Cameron by 7.633 seconds in the ten-hour […]

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