So the bright sparks at Porsche were tapping away on their computers and monitoring the cars very closely throughout the 24hrs in Le Mans.
Author: GT Porsche
Today, the chequered flag marked the finish: after 21 months of production time, the final Porsche 918 Spyder came off the line in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen according to schedule. But the legacy of this technology pioneer will reach far beyond its production time. Future generations of sports cars will benefit directly from innovations of the 918 Spyder.
A video from the 17th victory of Porsche at the famous 24-hours race of Le Mans, round 3 and highlight of the World Endurance Championship WEC. The innovative Porsche 919 Hybrid succeded with a double victory at only its second attempt on the „Circuit des 24 heures“.
Porsche has claimed a historic one-two with its Porsche 919 Hybrids at Le Mans. The victory at the 83rd running of the famous 24-Hour race is Porsche’s 17th overall, and comes exactly 45 years after its first win at La Sarthe in 1970 with the famous 917.
One hour to another piece of history – but which car will write it?
Suddenly, we have drama to go with the stunning racing.
So far, nobody has blinked, and it’s still way too close to call.
A stop-go penalty for the leading Porsche throws the dice again.
Six hours in, less than six seconds from Porsche to Audi in first and second. It’s already a classic.
Le Mans 2015 is so far more than living up to its promise – it’s fast, but it’s also incredibly close.