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Porsche Battles Audi For Le Mans Record, Patrick Dempsey Has Best Race And A Ferrari VS Porsche GT Battle

By   June 15, 2015

Porsche 919 Hybrid at Le Mans

Porsche 919 Hybrid at Le Mans

Last year Porsche began a mission to add to their record 16 victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Standing in their way was Audi and this year they looked to get to the top of the mountain.

The two VW Group owned brands also had to deal with Toyota and Nissan, but they would never truly challenge the German marquees. Of course a 24 hour endurance race takes a fast car as well as some luck. Going into the competition the Porsche 919 Hybrid was the favorite after qualifying in first, second and third.

To find out more about what happened at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, including driver quotes, pictures and additional facts click past the jump (or scroll down if you came directly to the full article).

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Porsche And Audi Battle At The 6 Hours Of Silverstone

By   April 12, 2015

6 Hours of Silverstone

The Field at the 6 Hours of Silverstone

Today was the 6 Hours of Silverstone and it was one for the ages. In the top LMP1 class it featured an epic battle between Audi, Porsche and Toyota.

This first World Endurance Championship (WEC) race of the season looks like it will setup an incredible 24 Hours of Le Mans. The LMP1 class has been much more crowded compared to a few years ago when it just had Audi and Toyota. This year it will have Audi, Toyota, Porsche and Nissan (although they aren’t competing in all WEC races this season).

Click past the jump (or scroll down if you came directly to the full article) to find out who won the 6 Hours of Silverstone.

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