Strong competition when the Le Mans Prototypes first met

on March 28, 2015 2015 Season, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Testing with 2 comments

After Thursday’s presentation of the new Porsche 919 Hybrid, the Porsche Team enjoyed productive testing at the Prologue to the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in Paul Ricard, covering 4,188 kilometres in total. At the presentation of the new prototype, Porsche announced the switch to the highest energy recovery category of 8 megajoule. No […]

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Intensive pre-season preparations with the Porsche 919 Hybrid

on February 12, 2015 2015 Season, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Testing with 0 comments

The Porsche Team concluded the second comprehensive test with the new Porsche 919 Hybrid for the 2015 FIA WEC. Despite some strong, sand blowing winds at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, it was a very productive test with a total of 5,118 kilometres covered. Driving duties were shared by Romain Dumas (France), Brendon Hartley […]

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A day at the museum

on January 21, 2015 2015 Season, Off the track news with 3 comments

When you step through the doors of the impressive, state-of-art building next door to the  Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG headquarters in Zuffenhausen, Stuttgart, you enter 140 years worth of Porsche’s illustrious automotive history. The Porsche Museum which opened in 2009, currently hosts a collection of some 80 vehicles which would make just about […]

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