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2019 Calendar
Race Circuit Date
Americas Americas 23 Feb 2020
Sebring Sebring 20 Mar 2020
Spa-Francorchamps Spa-Francorchamps 25 Apr 2020
Le Mans 24h Le Mans-Sarthe 13 Jun 2020
Super GT champion tops rookie test for Toyota Toyota development driver Kenta Yamashita was the fastest of the Japanese manufacturer's three rooki... 1576419768 WEC
Senna slams Ginetta driver for 'destroying' race Bruno Senna has hit out at Ginetta driver Charlie Robertson for "completely destroying" his Rebellio... 1576403359 WEC
Toyota eases to Bahrain win after woe for rivals Toyota claimed a crushing victory in the World Endurance Championship round in Bahrain after capital... 1576354222 WEC
Porsche star Bernhard explains retirement call Two-time Le Mans 24 Hours winner Timo Bernhard made the decision to retire from the cockpit and beco... 1576337784 WEC
Deletraz set for first LMP1 outing in rookie test Formula 2 driver Louis Deletraz will sample Rebellion Racing's LMP1 car at the FIA World Endurance C... 1576325204 WEC
McLaren rules out WEC if it can't run new IMSA car McLaren has ruled out entering the World Endurance Championship unless it can run one of the new bre... 1576322470 WEC

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Toyota's Bahrain success handicap "too extreme" Kazuki Nakajima says a "too extreme" success handicap is not working as intended, after his Toyota t... 1576311978 WEC
Rebellion beats Ginetta to WEC Bahrain pole Rebellion Racing took its second consecutive World Endurance Championship pole position in qualifyin... 1576249087 WEC
Goodyear control tyre for WEC LMP2 in 2020/21 Goodyear will become the official tyre supplier for the LMP2 class of the World Endurance Championsh... 1576234800 WEC
Senna, Rebellion fastest in Bahrain WEC practice Rebellion Racing set the fastest time in the two practice sessions for this weekend's Bahrain round ... 1576171749 WEC
Revived Kyalami joins WEC for next season The revived Kyalami circuit in South Africa will join the World Endurance Championship schedule next... 1576165433 WEC
Gordon Murray working with Racing Point on T.50 Gordon Murray is to work with the Racing Point Formula 1 team on the aerodynamic development of his ... 1576001517 WEC
Toyota on "risky" hypercar design schedule Toyota admits it is operating on a "risky" schedule regarding the design and build of its hypercar f... 1575893752 WEC
Porsche set for four-car 2020 Le Mans GT entry Porsche again intends to field four cars in the GTE Pro class at the Le Mans 24 Hours next year 1575803956 WEC
WEC names new top class 'Le Mans Hypercar' The new top class of the World Endurance Championship will be known as Le Mans Hypercar when it come... 1575539285 WEC
Peugeot and Rebellion join forces over WEC hypercar Peugeot will join forces with LMP1 outfit Rebellion Racing for its new hypercar project in the World... 1575459475 WEC
FIA inducts WEC champions into Hall of Fame The FIA celebrated the history of world championship sportscar racing with its third Hall of Fame in... 1575380150 WEC
Interlagos round cancelled, Austin replaces it The Interlagos round of the World Endurance Championship has been cancelled and replaced by Austin 1575292719 WEC
Toyotas handed different handicaps for Bahrain The two Toyotas will race at next month's Bahrain World Endurance Championship round with different ... 1575112844 WEC
Leading factory squad splits with BMW The MTEK team is aiming to return to the World Endurance Championship in 2020/21 after confirmation ... 1574848416 WEC
F1 legend Murray evaluating hypercar entry Formula 1 design legend Gordon Murray is evaluating an entry into the World Endurance Championship's... 1574780057 WEC
Button plans WEC return for hypercar era Jenson Button, the 2009 Formula 1 world champion, wants to rejoin the World Endurance Championship f... 1573818100 WEC
Peugeot to return to Le Mans with new hypercar Peugeot has announced plans to return to the top flight of sportscar racing in 2022 with a hypercar ... 1573653836 WEC
Toyota: Success handicap too big at Shanghai Toyota says its lack of competitiveness in the Shanghai World Endurance Championship race is partly ... 1573556385 WEC
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ReviewLe Mans '66 review: Motorsport must put up with Hollywood's flashes Le Mans '66 is currently in cinemas, telling the story of the legendary Ford vs Ferrari battle. We r... 1574121600 WEC
Gary WatkinsRebellion win a hollow triumph for imperfect WEC rules Though Rebellion broke Toyota's stranglehold on the WEC at Shanghai, the series just swapped dominat... 1573603200 WEC
Race analysisHow Toyota was deposed by Rebellion and the rules The World Endurance Championship's much-debated success handicap rules achieved their expected outco... 1573430400 WEC
Gary WatkinsJudge LMP1 on its glorious high not its fall The beginning of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship season this weekend is the beginning of th... 1567123200 WEC
Gary WatkinsHow WEC rules will guarantee Toyota defeats Toyota may have gone unchallenged in the World Endurance Championship superseason, but new rules tha... 1566950400 WEC
TributeAn autocrat and an ace engineer - Tribute to Piech The late Ferdinand Piech was responsible for so many legendary Porsche, Audi, Bugatti and Bentley mo... 1566864000 WEC
Jake Boxall-LeggeUnder the skin of Porsche's game-changer Porsche's 917 changed the face of motorsport, but when it first emerged its wild handling left its d... 1566259200 WEC
Porsche 917 specialTalladega speed record - The 917's most outrageous feat Days before his tragic death, the recently un-retired Mark Donohue set a record lap at Talladega in ... 1566086400 WEC
Kevin TurnerIs this the greatest racing car of all time? An initially untameable monster capable of 1500bhp in some specifications, that proved so superior i... 1566000000 WEC

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