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Mark and his team mates take fifth pole of the season in Bahrain

on November 20, 2015 2015 Season, Bahrain, On the track news, WEC Races with 1 comment
Porsche Team: Brendon Hartley, Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard (l-r) Porsche Team: Brendon Hartley, Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard (l-r)

In all eight rounds of the FIA World Endurance Championship no car other than a Porsche 919 Hybrid has made it onto the front row. At each race the Porsche Team has taken pole position and the second spot on the grid. At the finale in Bahrain Timo Bernhard (DE), Brendon Hartley (NZ) and Mark […]

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Strong start to the season finale for the Porsche 919 Hybrids

on November 19, 2015 2015 Season, Bahrain, On the track news, WEC Races with 0 comments
Porsche 919 Hybrid, Porsche Team: Mark Webber Porsche 919 Hybrid, Porsche Team: Mark Webber

Two 90-minute free practice sessions for set-up work were on the agenda ahead of the FIA World Endurance Championship’s finale in Bahrain. The Porsche Team with its two Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans prototypes enjoyed two smooth sessions on the 5.412 kilometre long Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir. One was held in daylight with the […]

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MARK’S BAHRAIN TOP FIVE

on November 16, 2015 2015 Season, Bahrain, On the track news, WEC Races with 3 comments
Porsche Team: Mark Webber Porsche Team: Mark Webber

As the season draws to a close, Mark reveals his highlights of Bahrain. 200th F1 GP When I left Australia, I never thought I would accumulate so many grands prix. I signed off at the end of 2013 having done 215 races and I never missed a session. I’m certainly very proud of my career […]

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Porsche secure WEC title in Shanghai as Mark and his teammates take fourth consecutive win

on November 1, 2015 2015 Season, On the track news, Shanghai, WEC Races with 6 comments
shanghai winners

By taking the fifth victory in a row Porsche has made itself a World Champion in Shanghai. One race before the season’s finale no one can take away the constructors’ title in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) from the young team from Weissach. In China the winning drivers were Timo Bernhard (DE), Brendon Hartley […]

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Both Porsche 919 Hybrids on front row again

on October 31, 2015 2015 Season, On the track news, Porsche News, Shanghai, WEC Races with 0 comments
Porsche Team: Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley, Timo Bernhard (l-r) Porsche Team: Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley, Timo Bernhard (l-r)

Round seven of the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) will also see two Porsche 919 Hybrids start from front row of the grid. On the Shanghai International Circuit car number 17 of Timo Bernhard (DE), Brendon Hartley (NZ) and Mark Webber (AU) took pole position for the fourth time this season. The sister car […]

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Smooth start for both Porsche 919 Hybrids in China

on October 30, 2015 2015 Season, On the track news, Porsche News, Shanghai, WEC Races with 1 comment
Porsche Team: Mark Webber Porsche Team: Mark Webber

Intense set-up work for the two Porsche 919 Hybrids was the major task in the first free practice sessions at the Shanghai International Circuit. The Porsche team is preparing for the penultimate round of the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the six-hours of Shanghai which will start on Sunday at 11:00 hrs local time […]

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MARK’S SHANGHAI TOP 5

on October 27, 2015 On the track news, Shanghai, WEC Races with 1 comment
Porsche Team: Mark Webber Porsche Team: Mark Webber

Mark reveals the top 5 things he likes about racing in Shanghai. The track Shanghai is an enjoyable and challenging track to drive on. The first corner is incredibly fast on the way in and tightens the further you get into it. My favourite part of the track is turns five and six, which is […]

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Porsche takes lead in the drivers’ championship with another one-two result

on October 11, 2015 2015 Season, Fuji, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Races with 2 comments

By winning the fourth race in a row with the Porsche 919 Hybrid, the Porsche Team took an important step forward in the battle for the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), and now leads both the manufacturers’ and the drivers’ standings. Today Timo Bernhard (DE), Brendon Hartley (NZ) and Mark Webber (AU) won on the […]

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Pole for Mark and his team mates in Fuji – Porsche remains unbeaten in qualifying

on October 10, 2015 2015 Season, Fuji, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Races with 1 comment

In the sixth round of the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship no car other than a Porsche 919 Hybrid made it onto the front row of the grid. On the Fuji Speedway in the Japanese Alps Timo Bernhard (DE)/Brendon Hartley (NZ)/Mark Webber (AU) will start from pole position. The sister car of Romain Dumas (FR)/Neel […]

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Tricky task at Mount Fuji and encouraging lap times

on October 9, 2015 2015 Season, Fuji, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Races with 0 comments

The Fuji Speedway in the Japanese Alps welcomed the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in bright sunshine with temperatures of over 20 degrees Celsius. The Porsche Team had two positive free practice sessions, each 90 minutes long, in preparation for the sixth of eight World Championship rounds. The two Porsche 919 Hybrids with the driver […]

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