After a long time in the lead in the race the two 919 Hybrid finished fourth and fifth in Austin. In the GTE-Pro class the 911 RSR came second. All about the races of WEC, Tudor Championship and Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland.
The Porsche Team, with the two Le Mans Prototypes Porsche 919 Hybrids, enjoyed a smooth first free practice session on Thursday at the beginning of the weekend of the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in Austin, Texas.
The two 919 Hybrids will start second and fourth in Le Mans. The field for the top class prototypes produced a tough battle for pole position. Eventful and difficult is how Porsche Team Manthey experienced the third qualifying session.
It came as a surprise when the two innovative 919 Hybrids came first and second in the first qualifying session for the Le Mans 24-Hours on Wednesday night. Porsche Team Manthey has also made a great start.