Tag: FIA World Endurance Championship

FIA World Endurance Championship has official confirmed 32 full season entries for 2013

The officials from ACO[Automobile Club de l’Ouest] and FIA[Federation Internationale de l’Automobile] in Paris on February 2nd, has just announced that there are 21 teams with a total of 32 full season entries from 11 nations, will be competing in the most reputed championship of 2013 – ‘FIA World Endurance Championship‘, in which the grid set is consist of 6 car entries in LMP1, 12 car entries in LMP2, 6 car entries in LMGTE Pro and 8 car entries in LMGTE AM and will be connected in between few events, like at Silverstone and Spa-Francorchamps, in few of the race entries.

The grid set will have following entries of racing cars in its structure for 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship: LMP1[6 car entries will be competing]  :   2 Audi R18 e-tron quattros, 2 Toyota Racing Toyota TS030 and 2 privateer entries. LMP2[12 car entries will be competing]  :   Collective 12 car entries from Audi,

Audi Motorsport confirms the 2013 FIA WEC drivers pairings with mission title defence

With best pairings of drivers, Audi Motorsport has officially announced their confirmation to compete in the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), in which Audi with three R18 e-tron quattro cars, are going to sprint at the Le Mans 24 Hours[24 Heures du Mans] on June 22nd – 23rd 2013 and at the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. The two Audi hybrid sports cars will compete in other remaining six WEC racing rounds. Audi in the WEC is going to defend the racing title with the team of drivers -Marcel Fässler (CH), André Lotterer (D) and Benoît Tréluyer (F) who are competing since 2010 and are going to defend their WEC drivers’ title and the win at 24 Heures du Mans in 2012, so it will be a good situation for them to repeat that win in 2013.

The Audi French Driver Loïc Duval who won the 2012 the Spa 6 Hours is teaming with 8 times Le Mans winner Tom