Porsche is scored the win at the 6 Hours of Nürburgring


Timo Bernhard, Mark Webber and Brendon Hartley achieved the victory in the 6 Hours of Nürburgring at the wheel of the Porsche 919 Hybrid #1 after beating the two Audi R18 e-tron quattro in a closed duel. The trio of the defending champions of the WEC has built its first win of the season in a career that has had a clear German flavour. New victory in LMP2 of the Signatech Alpine #36 in an appointment in which Roberto Merhi has returned to shine in spite of the damage that been finished with the options of podium for Manor. Doublet of the Ferrari 488 GTE in GTE-Pro.

The two Audi R18 e-tron quattro led the test with sufficiency during his first third, although the threat of the Porsche #1 was always present. In fact, Timo Bernhard came to lead the race in the first hour after lengthening two laps of his stint the Audi R18 e-tron quattro #7 piloted by André Lotterer and Marcel Fässler in solitary. However, the Porsche #1 had a moment of crisis when Brendon Hartley suffering a puncture it departed from the optimal strategy. Luckily for the signing of Stuttgart, the second period ‘Full Course Yellow’ serving to to manage your plan.

The errors marked differences

In fact, the ‘Full Course Yellow’ became decisive since the two R18 and the Porsche #1 was stopped in the pits under green flag moments before, which was used by the Porsche #2 piloted by Lieb, Dumas and Jani to be placed in head with 10 seconds of advantage over their rivals. A condition that however was not going to take advantage of the trio winner of the 24 Hours of Le Mans since when is bordered on the fifth hour of the race, Marc Lieb was played with the Porsche 911 RSR #88 Proton.


The problems didn’t end there for the Porsche #2 since Neel Jani is
also played with the Audi #7 piloted by Lotterer
in the battle for the
third position. That incident caused another visit not program to
the pits to repair the bodywork, leaving a certain extent, to both
cars outside of the battle. This condition left via free
for the Porsche 919 Hybrid #1 win the 6 Hours of Nürburgring

lead more than 50 seconds two Audi. The second of the
Porsche after all of the problems was fourth.

bad Day in Toyota

Race to forget for Toyota TS050 Hybrid any time you
the unit is piloted by Buemi, Davison and Nakajima lost a lap to have
to undertake a change in the body after a suffering a touch with a car
bent. For his part, the Toyota #6 has finished sixth after losing five
minutes with a breakdown of engine
. A step behind has crossed the goal
Rebellion R-One #13, seventh-ranked and a winner between the LMP1 private
be the only survivor of the category. Tanto the Rebellion #12 as the ByKolles
#4 have had engine problems