porsche 919 hybrid

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70 years of Porsche to be celebrated at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood today announces that Porsche is to be the honoured marque at the Festival of Speed, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary. The announcement coincides with the famous Stuttgart sports car manufacturer celebrating the 70th anniversary of the creation of its very first sports car – the 356. “Porsche has been one of our … Continue reading

Fritz Enzinger and Andreas Seidl take a look back at the Porsche LMP1 programme

For half a decade, almost everything in the lives of the Porsche LMP Team members revolved around the Porsche 919 Hybrid and the company’s successful return to the top category at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. On November 18, the most advanced hybrid racing car of its time took to the track for the … Continue reading

Three time Le Mans winners bid a fond farewell to the WEC

With two podium finishes at the last round in Bahrain, the Porsche LMP Team bid a fond farewell to the FIA World Endurance Championship. Drivers Earl Bamber (NZ), Timo Bernhard (DE) and Brendon Hartley (NZ), who were crowned world champions two weeks ago, finished second in what was an

First day of practice in Bahrain for Porsche: A demanding start to the final race weekend

The final race weekend for the Porsche LMP Team and the 919 Hybrid has kicked off in Bahrain. In the first two free practice sessions for the last round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship Neel Jani (CH), André Lotterer (DE) and Nick Tandy (GB) came third and fourth respectively. The new

Grand finalé in Bahrain: The Porsche 919 Hybrid’s last race

One of the most successful chapters in Porsche’s motorsport history comes to an end next Saturday: The ninth and final round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship will be the last race entry for the Porsche 919 Hybrid. The first test version of the Class 1 Le Mans prototype was rolled

Bamber, Bernhard and Hartley are the new long-distance kings

Every year since 2015, Porsche factory drivers have pocketed the drivers’ title in the FIA World Endurance Championship with the 919 Hybrid Le Mans prototype. Finishing second at today’s six-hour race in Shanghai, Earl Bamber (NZ), Timo Bernhard (DE) and Brendon Hartley (NZ) succeeded