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Aston Martin documentary tells development story of Vantage GTE racer

Film follows 18-month journey from road car to race car.

A short documentary film traces the development of the new Aston Martin Vantage GTE endurance racer.

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Mark Webber to retire at end of FIA WEC season

The current Australian, former Formula One Driver, is hanging up the helmet.

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BMW is returning to Le Mans

BMW plots GTE class competitor.

Look for the German automaker on the grid in 2018.

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Porsche 919 Hybrid collides with 911 at Silverstone

Demonstrating just how challenging endurance racing can be, defending champion Brendon Hartley crashed his 919 Hybrid into another Porsche at Silverstone this weekend.

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Toyota TS050 Hybrid races with a new look, fewer cylinders

The Toyota TS050 Hybrid with a new face and a twin-turbo V6 will hit the track in the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship. The new racer has a completely new powertrain that packs a lithium-ion battery rather than super capacitors.

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Watch Prodrive build an Aston Martin race car in 60 seconds

Prodrive shortens nearly three weeks of work to build an Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE down to just 60 seconds in this video. The racecar will compete in the GTE Am class in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Ganassi puts together veteran lineup to drive Ford GT at Le Mans

Ford and Chip Ganassi Racing announced a star-studded lineup of seasoned veterans to drive the new Ford GT in the LM GTE class of the FIA World Endurance Championship – including the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Nissan admits failure and pulls GT-R LM Nismo from racing

After a poor debut, Nissan has announced that it will not re-enter its innovative GT-R LM Nismo prototype in the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Porsche drops factory FIA GTE Pro racing program for 2016

Porsche won't compete next year in the GTE Pro class of the FIA World Endurance Championship. Other racing programs are not affected.

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2016 Audi R18 whooshes around Sebring to test for WEC

The hard edges of the 2016 Audi R18 might be polarizing, but they still look good on the track during this test at Sebring.

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Audi pins hopes on 2016 R18 Le Mans prototype

Audi is going to need to perform stronger than ever to return to the winner's circle in the FIA World Endurance Championship and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Here's the new racing prototype with which it aims to do so.

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Juan Pablo Montoya tests Porsche 919 Hybrid in Bahrain

After sealing the championship in Bahrain this weekend, Porsche gave Juan Pablo Montoya the chance to test-drive its victorious 919 Hybrid. He set the fastest time of the day. If the test is any indication, he could yet win the elusive Triple Crown of Motorsports.

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Porsche trio seals endurance drivers' title

Porsche's lineup of Timo Bernhard, Brendon Hartley, and Mark Webber took fifth place in the 6 Hours of Bahrain this weekend to seal the drivers' title in the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Le Mans winner and Toyota driver Alex Wurz retires

Former F1 driver, longtime endurance racer, and two-time Le Mans winner Alexander Wurz has announced his retirement from racing, leaving Toyota with big racing boots to fill.

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Porsche clinches 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship

Porsche took another one-two victory in the 6 Hours of Shanghai to lock down the manufacturers' title in the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship one round early, putting it in prime position to take the drivers' championship as well.

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Toyota shows off by making regenerative breakfast

Toyota is proving the power of a modern LMP1 car by using its six megajoules of regenerative braking to cook breakfast for 171 people.

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Nissan bringing GT-R LM Nismo back to WEC

After some redesigning and change in plans, Nissan will be entering the radical, front-drive GT-R LM Nismo in the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship after all.

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Here's where you can see the Ford GT race in 2016

Chip Ganassi Racing will be fielding the new Ford GT in the United SportsCar Championship and FIA World Endurance Championship next year. Here's where you can catch a piece of the action.

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Porsche recommits to Le Mans through 2018

Porsche is determined to remain in competition at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship for at least another three racing seasons.

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LMP2 restricted to four constructors around the world

The FIA, ACO, and IMSA have named four chassis constructors that will be authorized to provide all the LMP2 prototypes at Le Mans and the four series in which they compete around the world, all powered by a single engine and electronics system.

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