It was the only motorsports-related conference in the two press days.
Nancy Knapp Schilke, WEC correspondent
Strakka Racing will bid a fond farewell to to their LM P1 team HPD ARX-03c at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The Le Mans winning privateer team will not contest the remaining 2013 WEC events.
Starworks Motorsport press release
Gil de Ferran: Honda has been a common thread in my racing career
Prost, Jani, and Rebellion Racing were among the top honorees at the ceremony in Paris. Also recognized was the Starworks team and driver Potolicchio. AF Corse and Larbre Competition team took GTE honors.
In the LMGTE Pro category it was AF Corse’s Ferrari 458 Italias with best lap times
Nancy Knapp Schilke, WEC / ALMS correspondent
The Silverstone-based team enjoyed a successful season in the inaugural FIA WEC last year, when it returned to LMP1 prototype competition for the first time since 2009 with the HPD ARX-03a.
The qualifying sessions to determine the grid at seven of the eight rounds. The 24 Hours of Le Mans continue with its traditional qualifying system.