World Endurance Championship - Austin
date
14 September 2017

category
Racing world
World Endurance Championship - Austin

 

New timetable at Austin, the race takes place in broad daylight

The FIA World Endurance Championship (where many teams involved are equipped by BMC) arrives in Texas. The 6th round of the 2017 championship takes place on September 14th – 16th  at COTA (Circuit of The Americas), near Austin, with a new timetable: for the first time in many years, the race will take place during the day instead of going into the night.

 

Championship standing

Drivers LMP1

1. Hartley-Bamber-Bernard (Porsche)     134 points

2. Davidson-Nakajima-Buemi (Toyota)    93

3. Lotterer-Jani-Tandy (Porsche)             64

 

Manufactirs LMP1

1. Porsche 198 points

2. Toyota 141,5

 

Drivers GT

1. Priaulx-Tincknell (Ford)       95 points

2. Lietz-Makowiecki (Porsche)  88

3. Rigon    (Ferrari)                 79,5

4. Bird (Ferrari)                       79

 

Team GT Pro

1. Ford Ganassi                             96 points

2. Porsche                                    88

3. AF Corse Ferrari                        83

 

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