The GTE classes : Porsche marks 50th Anniversary of the 911 with victory at Le Mans. Many of the teams and drivers paid tribute to Aston Martin’s Allan Simonsen whose life ended on Saturday morning.
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.
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.
A large crowd attended the pre-FIA World Endurance Championship test at the Le Castellet track.
This weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans also was the third round of the 2013 World Endurance Championship.
Strakka Racing's HPD ARX-03c was retired from race after the car spun on the grass and collided with a Ferrari.
With a Union Flag proudly displayed on the car’s centre fin, Strakka Racing still aims to begin the eight-race WEC season on a high.
Strakka Racing’s preparations with its new HPD ARX-03c for tomorrow’s 6 Hours of Silverstone had been encouraging.