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 new Strakka contender is ready to head to France.
The 20 cars present in France now return to their individual bases to make their final preparations before heading to Silverstone in the UK.
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.
Nick Leventis, Danny Watts and Jonny Kane driving together for a fourth consecutive season.
A large crowd attended the pre-FIA World Endurance Championship test at the Le Castellet track.
The graduated from Oxford Brookes University has gained extensive motorsport experience in both design and trackside engineering from Formula BMW through to Formula 1.
This weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans also was the third round of the 2013 World Endurance Championship.