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The Hypercar graining challenge that could decide the WEC’s Qatar opener

The Hypercar graining challenge that could decide the WEC’s Qatar opener

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The Hypercar graining challenge that could decide the WEC’s Qatar opener The Hypercar graining challenge that could decide the WEC’s Qatar opener

The World Endurance Championship’s Qatar debut has been focused on a tyre graining phenomenon that has impacted all manufacturers in the Hypercar class. Here is what is in play and how it could impact Saturday’s race.

The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship

The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship

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The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship

WEC Qatar: Campbell Porsche beats Toyota's de Vries to pole, Corvette tops LMGT3

WEC Qatar: Campbell Porsche beats Toyota's de Vries to pole, Corvette tops LMGT3

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WEC Qatar: Campbell Porsche beats Toyota's de Vries to pole, Corvette tops LMGT3 WEC Qatar: Campbell Porsche beats Toyota's de Vries to pole, Corvette tops LMGT3

Qatar's 'chassis-slicing' kerbs changed ahead of WEC round

Qatar's 'chassis-slicing' kerbs changed ahead of WEC round

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Qatar's 'chassis-slicing' kerbs changed ahead of WEC round Qatar's 'chassis-slicing' kerbs changed ahead of WEC round

Porsche says one-team approach "an advantage" to WEC and IMSA efforts

Porsche says one-team approach "an advantage" to WEC and IMSA efforts

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Porsche says one-team approach "an advantage" to WEC and IMSA efforts Porsche says one-team approach "an advantage" to WEC and IMSA efforts

WEC Qatar: Cadillac ends Porsche's monopoly in final practice

WEC Qatar: Cadillac ends Porsche's monopoly in final practice

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WEC Qatar: Cadillac ends Porsche's monopoly in final practice WEC Qatar: Cadillac ends Porsche's monopoly in final practice

Cadillac set the pace in the final practice for the Qatar 1812km event, ending Porsche’s streak of topping every session in the lead up to the World Endurance Championship opener.

Watch how Lamborghini’s new Le Mans challenger came to life

Watch how Lamborghini’s new Le Mans challenger came to life

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Watch how Lamborghini’s new Le Mans challenger came to life Watch how Lamborghini’s new Le Mans challenger came to life

New WEC BoP created "to let the manufacturers race"

New WEC BoP created "to let the manufacturers race"

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New WEC BoP created "to let the manufacturers race" New WEC BoP created "to let the manufacturers race"

WEC Qatar: Porsche remains unbeaten in truncated second practice

WEC Qatar: Porsche remains unbeaten in truncated second practice

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WEC Qatar: Porsche remains unbeaten in truncated second practice WEC Qatar: Porsche remains unbeaten in truncated second practice

Porsche the ‘strongest it has ever been’ in Qatar WEC round, says Estre

Porsche the ‘strongest it has ever been’ in Qatar WEC round, says Estre

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Porsche the ‘strongest it has ever been’ in Qatar WEC round, says Estre Porsche the ‘strongest it has ever been’ in Qatar WEC round, says Estre

The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination

The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination

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The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination

Toyota’s superiority in the World Endurance Championship will come under its greatest test in 2024 with the arrival of new rules, fresh rivals and big challenges. Ahead of the Qatar opener, here’s why the defending champions go into the new campaign with its status as favourite notably diminished

"No secrets" between factory Ferraris and customer AF Corse in WEC

"No secrets" between factory Ferraris and customer AF Corse in WEC

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"No secrets" between factory Ferraris and customer AF Corse in WEC "No secrets" between factory Ferraris and customer AF Corse in WEC

WEC Qatar: Campbell puts Porsche top in opening practice

WEC Qatar: Campbell puts Porsche top in opening practice

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WEC Qatar: Campbell puts Porsche top in opening practice WEC Qatar: Campbell puts Porsche top in opening practice

WEC analysis: The data putting Porsche on the front foot for Qatar opener

WEC analysis: The data putting Porsche on the front foot for Qatar opener

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WEC analysis: The data putting Porsche on the front foot for Qatar opener WEC analysis: The data putting Porsche on the front foot for Qatar opener

FIA reveals plans to focus hydrogen storage development in liquid form

FIA reveals plans to focus hydrogen storage development in liquid form

FIA reveals plans to focus hydrogen storage development in liquid form FIA reveals plans to focus hydrogen storage development in liquid form

The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC

The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC

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The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC

The LMGT3 class that replaces GTE Am has brought a cast of nine manufacturers to the 2024 World Endurance Championship, with five new players among them. With many fresh faces and familiar figures in unfamiliar settings across the grid, here's a guide to the changes and what they could mean when racing begins

BMW confident of avoiding repeat of Daytona dramas on WEC Hypercar debut

BMW confident of avoiding repeat of Daytona dramas on WEC Hypercar debut

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BMW confident of avoiding repeat of Daytona dramas on WEC Hypercar debut BMW confident of avoiding repeat of Daytona dramas on WEC Hypercar debut

Ferrari starts 2024 WEC campaign with no performance upgrades to its Hypercar

Ferrari starts 2024 WEC campaign with no performance upgrades to its Hypercar

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Ferrari starts 2024 WEC campaign with no performance upgrades to its Hypercar Ferrari starts 2024 WEC campaign with no performance upgrades to its Hypercar

Heavy Toyota car "struggling a lot" with tyre woes in WEC Prologue

Heavy Toyota car "struggling a lot" with tyre woes in WEC Prologue

Heavy Toyota car "struggling a lot" with tyre woes in WEC Prologue Heavy Toyota car "struggling a lot" with tyre woes in WEC Prologue

WEC Qatar Prologue: Penske Porsche heads final pre-season test session

WEC Qatar Prologue: Penske Porsche heads final pre-season test session

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WEC Qatar Prologue: Penske Porsche heads final pre-season test session WEC Qatar Prologue: Penske Porsche heads final pre-season test session

The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship

The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship

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The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship The Hypercar manufacturers vying for glory in the 2024 World Endurance Championship

The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination

The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination

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By Gary Watkins

The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination The fresh threats and new rivals to Toyota's WEC domination

The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC

The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC

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By James Newbold

The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC The new combinations to look out for as GT3 arrives in the WEC

Why Rossi's serious approach to car racing in 2024 may create a dilemma

Why Rossi's serious approach to car racing in 2024 may create a dilemma

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Why Rossi's serious approach to car racing in 2024 may create a dilemma Why Rossi's serious approach to car racing in 2024 may create a dilemma

The apprenticeship that will aid Ilott's IndyCar to WEC switch at Jota

The apprenticeship that will aid Ilott's IndyCar to WEC switch at Jota

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By James Newbold

The apprenticeship that will aid Ilott's IndyCar to WEC switch at Jota The apprenticeship that will aid Ilott's IndyCar to WEC switch at Jota

Why Button is embarking on his new challenge in the WEC

Why Button is embarking on his new challenge in the WEC

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Why Button is embarking on his new challenge in the WEC Why Button is embarking on his new challenge in the WEC

Ranking the top 10 Hypercar drivers in the 2023 WEC

Ranking the top 10 Hypercar drivers in the 2023 WEC

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Ranking the top 10 Hypercar drivers in the 2023 WEC Ranking the top 10 Hypercar drivers in the 2023 WEC

Why Ferrari's Le Mans glory proved an outlier as Toyota dominated the WEC

Why Ferrari's Le Mans glory proved an outlier as Toyota dominated the WEC

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Why Ferrari's Le Mans glory proved an outlier as Toyota dominated the WEC Why Ferrari's Le Mans glory proved an outlier as Toyota dominated the WEC

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