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Le Mans winning Porsche 919 Hybrid tests at the Nürburgring

on July 28, 2015 2015 Season, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Testing with 0 comments
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A two-day test at the Nürburgring was a taster of the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) to be held on August 30. The Porsche Team was running a Porsche 919 Hybrid on Monday and Tuesday, sharing the 5.137 kilometre circuit with an impressive field of 19 other WEC cars. It was […]

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Aussie Grit, by Mark Webber (signed edition) – available from the shop now!

on July 8, 2015 Mark Webber News, Merchandise with 5 comments
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Eighteen months after retiring from a twelve year Formula One career, Mark Webber finally tells the story of his journey from Queanbeyan kid to Grand Prix winner – and in typical ‘Aussie Grit’ style, it’s a no holds barred, searingly honest account of life inside and out of the cockpit. The moment you’ve all been […]

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That One Time: What made Mark lose his cool

on July 3, 2015 Mark Webber News, On the track news with 2 comments

Imagine the focus and concentration required from a Formula One driver on race day: the intense pressure in the car, the in-depth team briefings and the media scrutiny. Once it’s all done and dusted, all they want to do is put their feet up, right? Unfortunately for Mark that wasn’t the case. After finishing fifth […]

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Aussie Grit by Mark Webber – Out Now!

on July 1, 2015 Mark Webber News, Merchandise with 102 comments
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Eighteen months after retiring from a twelve year Formula One career, Mark Webber finally tells the story of his journey from Queanbeyan kid to Grand Prix winner – and in typical ‘Aussie Grit’ style, it’s a no holds barred, searingly honest account of life inside and out of the cockpit.  Here’s a little teaser from […]

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One-two for the Porsche 919 Hybrids in Le Mans

on June 14, 2015 Le Mans, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Races with 8 comments
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Mission accomplished: Porsche has achieved its 17th overall Le Mans victory at the 83rd running of the famous 24-Hour race in a perfect way with a one-two finish. Drivers Earl Bamber (NZ), Nico Hülkenberg (GER) and Nick Tandy (GB) won the coveted trophy in their innovative Porsche 919 Hybrid exactly 45 years after Porsche’s first […]

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Porsche 919 Hybrids to start one, two and three

on June 12, 2015 2015 Season, Le Mans, Porsche News with 1 comment
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On Saturday at 3pm the Porsche Team will start the 83rd Le Mans 24-Hours from one, two and three on the grid. This is the 17th pole position for Porsche in Le Mans, and prior to this the most recent one dates back to 1997. Furthermore it is the ninth time since 1968 that three […]

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Porsche 919 Hybrids take P1, P2 and P3 in first Qualifying

on June 11, 2015 2015 Season, Le Mans, Porsche News with 0 comments
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With a strong performance the three Porsche 919 Hybrids finished first, second and third in the first of three qualifying sessions for the Le Mans 24 Hours. The best overall lap time for the field of 56 cars was achieved by Neel Jani on Wednesday night, who lapped the 13.629 kilometre long circuit in 3:16.887 […]

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MARK’S LE MANS TOP 5

on June 9, 2015 2015 Season, Le Mans, Mark Webber News, On the track news with 1 comment
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It’s one of the hardest motorsport events in the world and a huge test for man and machine. Here’s what makes Le Mans special for Mark: Racing at night It’s hard to describe the feeling of driving the car at Le Mans at night. It’s such a long lap, you’ve got so many things going […]

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Official Mark Webber 2015 Team Cap…back by popular demand!

on June 2, 2015 Mark Webber News, Merchandise with 10 comments
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Back by popular demand! When we announced the arrival of the official Mark Webber 2015 Team Cap two weeks ago, they flew off the shelves and sold out within mere hours. We were flooded with emails from those of you who just missed out, asking when we’d be getting more stock…well, the wait is over! Be sure to visit the shop and […]

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Good test day for the three Porsche 919 Hybrids

on May 31, 2015 2015 Season, Le Mans, On the track news, Porsche News, WEC Testing with 1 comment
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The official pre-test on Sunday in Le Mans was as busy as it was positive for the Porsche Team with its three 919 Hybrids. This day provides the only opportunity to test on the 13.629 kilometre long Circuit de la Sarthe. More than nine kilometres of the track consist of what are normally public roads. […]

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