But what makes me stop and think is that the gap to the two top-placed drivers is so big. Monza made its debut on the WEC calendar last year. After the splendid debut of the series in Monza last season, the World Endurance Championship makes an encore, bringing the 6 Hours of Monza back to the Temple of Speed. In the GTE-Pro class, the two works cars took the flag in positions four and five. Insofar as Porsche Newsroom provides links to the internet sites of third parties, Porsche AG does not accept any responsibility for the content of the linked sites. That shows that our drivers obviously made the most of what was possible. Pier Guidi/Calado (I/UK), Ferrari 488 GTE #51, 181 laps As is the case on every race weekend, we have to work on finding a good setup in the practice sessions. The FIA WEC conducted its official tests the so-called prologue at the Monza Temple of Speed before the 2017 season. Our car is set up well and we feel really good at the wheel of our nine-eleven. Team owner Christian Ried (Germany) shares driving duties in the No. 5 Team Penske LMP2 machine. Thank you to Fred, who gave me great support today. 77 car, team owner Christian Ried and the two UK drivers Sebastian Priaulx and Harry Tincknell beat the opposition over the line. It was the fourth round of the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship, and was the second running of the event as part of the championship. If we manage this, then maybe we can replace our colleagues in the sister car at the top of the championship standings and extend Porsches lead in the manufacturers championship. 77) and Matteo Cairoli (No. Due to the strong wind, the racetrack will remain closed to the public today and until revoked for reasons of public safety linked to the possible fall of branches and trees, even along the paved roads . A 38-car field will take the green flag for the 6 Hours of Monza at midday local time on Sunday. Lots of the information in the Italian Grand Prix Travel Guide on F1Destinations is also relevant for WEC. The 9X8 is making its first run. Theres hope that things might look a little better in the race.
77 @ProtonRacing #Porsche #911RSR Congratulations to the whole team and their drivers Christian Ried, @HarryTincknell and @SebPriaulx. By purchasing the VIP Paddock ticket it will be possible to be in close contact with the riders who will speed through the Temple of Speed and with their teams. Optional equipment and accessories (attachments, tyre formats etc.) In the event of improper use, Porsche AG reserves the right to block access to Porsche Newsroom. TOYOTA GAZOO Racing is ready for a new and exciting Hypercar challenge when the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season moves to Italy for the 6 Hours of Monza. Christian Ried (Porsche 911 RSR #77):Our car ran superbly. In 2021, Monza appeared for the first time on the WEC calendar, which has been in place since 2012. On Friday 8 July, the Autodrome will be entered by paying only the parking space according to the prices specified in the table below. If you want to enjoy all the competitions, you must switch to a paid version of the English language. #WEC - Victory for the No. The Porsche 911 RSR fielded by Dempsey-Proton Racing has won the GTE-Am class at the six-hour race of the FIA WEC in Monza. 2.
Of course, on the #8 car we go into this race full of confidence after Le Mans, but we know we face a stern test this week, from the other Hypercar competitors and particularly from our sister car. 8. Still, weve at least scored a few points for the championship today. 1. Children up to 6 years of age will have free access to the Circuit, while people with disabilities will enjoy dedicated discounts and a welcome service at the entrance. The last contest between the two in the top class of endurance racing took place at Le Mans in 1993, a race also won by Peugeot. In the GTE-Pro category, the two factory-run 911s finished in fourth and fifth against tough competition in the Monza Temple of Speed. 92 cockpit won the season-opening round in Sebring (USA). We made bold strategic decisions that even put us at the top for a while. Now weve set our sights on taking home the really big trophies at the end of the year..
Our cars had a great setup, the drivers did their utmost and the tyre choice was ideal, explains Stehlig and adds: But that was the end of the good news, the rest was a big disappointment. As all new cars offered by Porsche are type approved in accordance with the WLTP, the NEDC values are therefore derived from the WLTP values. 1.
Fresh from its fifth consecutive Le Mans 24 Hours win, and the second with its GR010 HYBRID Hypercar, the team begins the concluding half of the 2022 WEC season at the renowned 5.793km parkland circuit near Milan, known as the Temple of Speed. Should one or more provisions of these terms and conditions be or become invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. 2022ven08lug(lug 8)10:00dom10(lug 10)19:00WEC - FIA World Endurance ChampionshipEvent Type :Race. The Eurosport app can also be received through the Eurosport Player and DAZN. We decided at the end to go for broke: go flat out and make a splash-and-dash pit stop. Were over the moon about this class win. The Porsche GT Team has concluded the six-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps in second and fifth place with the two 911 RSR. With all competitors using the full driving time, the situation out on the five-kilometre Formula 1 racetrack was tight. Perhaps we could find another tenth of a second but definitely not five or six tenths the gap is just too big. Brabus brings Porsche 911 Turbo S up to 820 hp! A busy Saturday sees two further practice sessions before the starting grid is decided during 10 minutes of qualifying in the evening. In the No. From now on, the 007 LMH no longer runs in red / white, but in a light blue pattern. Tickets are now on sale for the 6 Hours of Monza 2022. The Brianza racetrack will in fact be one of the six stages of the rich calendar of the world championship, now in its tenth edition. Thats our big goal., Michael Christensen (Porsche 911 RSR #92): After our disappointing run at Le Mans, its good that the next round of the season will continue after a brief break. My fellow Italians love motorsport. I cant wait to experience the GR010 HYBRID there for the first time., TOYOTA GAZOO Racing ready for new challenges. Even though Le Mans was only a few weeks ago, I know the team has worked hard to be ready for this race. Its great to race in Italy, where I have spent a lot of time over the years; its always nice to be back and to meet the Italian fans, who are so enthusiastic and welcoming., Monza will be an interesting race for us, with new competition coming to Hypercar. 3. Geoff Lees and Hitoshi Ogawa made history in the first race, at Monza, when they won Toyotas first World Championship race on the way to runners-up spot in the standings for Toyota Team TOMS. The following is a summary of Performance Measures (BoP) for the three relevant classes in the WEC field.
We saw this already in the free practice and unfortunately it became reality in the qualifying. The now 5.793-kilometre variant of the circuit with its long straights is geared towards high speeds. This marks the second time that the Italian high-speed circuit hosts the WEC. Kamui Kobayashi (Team Principal and driver, car #7). All contents of Porsche Newsroom are carefully researched and compiled. It is only a few weeks since Le Mans but we have used that time to get ready for Monza. Your email address will not be published. Frey/Gatting/Bovy (CH/DK/B), Ferrari 488 GTE #85, 178 laps 88 sister car qualified on P12.
In the GTE-Am class, the customer squads Project 1, Dempsey-Proton Racing and GR Racing campaign five other nine-elevens. Although the Hypercar class for 6h Monza has increased from four to six cars, one popular name is no longer in the LMP2 class. Weve already achieved our first major goal of securing the class win at Le Mans with the latest Porsche 911 RSR. The experienced owner of the Dempsey-Proton Racing team set a formidable time at the wheel of the No. That worked perfectly because Harry set a blistering pace. 2. 86 car is helmed by the British drivers Michael Wainwright and Ben Barker as well as Riccardo Pera from Italy. It wasnt enough for a podium result today. This race marked the dbut of the Peugeot 9X8, the Le Mans Hypercar built by Peugeot Sport. Project 1s No.
The 24 Hours of Le Mans also returned to its traditional early summer date. They need a strong second half of the season, however, to overhaul a 20-point deficit in the championship race. In bright sunshine and temperatures of over 30 degrees Celsius, a heated battle unfolded immediately after the start on the high-speed Formula 1 circuit. Works driver Gianmaria Bruni now occupies second place in the drivers world championship standings.
Nonetheless, were obviously trying to achieve a good result. The World Endurance Championship visited Monza for the first time in 2021, marking the return of top-line endurance racing to the Italian circuit. Nardone Porsche 928 Restomod | CAR JEWS AND SPORTS, Porsche and General: Turbo Board for ski slopes, 24 Hours of Le Mans 2022: Checklist with drivers and all teams Hypercar, LMP2 and LMGTE, WEC Report 6h Spa 2022: schedule, startup list, direct flow, Used Porsche Carrera GT: A Value-Added Supercar, Edition of Porsche Taycan GTS Hockenheimring. The entry list was revealed on 20 May 2022. We can only hope that this gap is so large on a flying lap and not over the distance. The German Porsche customer team Dempsey-Proton Racing has won the GTE-Am class at the six-hour race in Monza.
Im afraid we have a very difficult race ahead of us tomorrow., #WEC - Checkered flags @FIAWEC #6HMonza qualifying.
Were currently leading all world championship rankings. The official live stream showing the full length of the race can be received on Motorsport.tv and on the WEC official website. But first we need to work hard through the practice sessions to prepare the car, find the right direction on the set-up and put ourselves in a strong position to fight for another victory., It feels like Le Mans has only just ended but its good to be racing again and Im happy to get back behind the wheel so soon. The Italian race will take place at the 1000 Miglia di Sebring, the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps and the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Last year, we prevailed in the face of tough competition.
4. Iribe/Millroy/Barnicoat (USA/UK/UK), Porsche 911 RSR #56, 176 laps Christian Ried and the two UK drivers Sebastian Priaulx and Harry Tincknell crossed the finish line first in the No. 77 Porsche 911 RSR, which left several rivals struggling to match his pace. Its a very disappointing day for us. The six-hour race at Monza takes off on Sunday, 10 July, at midday. After a successful first race, the 6 Hours of Monza returns in 2022 on July 10. Perhaps we can propel ourselves to the front of the field with an alternative or more aggressive strategy., Gianmaria Bruni (Porsche 911 RSR #91): Monza is the ultimate high-speed racetrack every driver looks forward to it. In LMP2, the Jota team managed to take the lead after their great victory at the Circuit de Sarthe. All logos and trademarks mentioned on Porsche Newsroom are trademarks of Dr. Ing. Molina/Fuoco (E/I), Ferrari 488 GTE #52, 181 laps The two Le Mans class winners, Richard Lietz from Austria and Italys Gianmaria Bruni, join forces in the No. We were fast last year in Monza; our GR010 HYBRID is built for high-speed circuits like this. At the midway mark of the FIA World Endurance Championship season, Porsche leads the manufacturers classification. Now that Toyota and Porsche use red, white and black, we decided to do something different. is in a statement from the Scuderia Cameron. 6. Victory at Le Mans for Sbastien Buemi, Brendon Hartley and Ryo Hirakawa, in their #8 GR010 HYBRID, rocketed the trio back into the World Championship fight and they travel to Monza just three points behind the leading Alpine drivers. 86) were thrown out of contention for a class podium due to incidents early in the race and finished tenth and twelfth. Changes compared to Le Mans 24 Hours are given in parentheses. Christensen/Estre (DK/F), Porsche 911 RSR #92, 181 laps We want to build on that and focus on clinching the manufacturers and drivers titles. Cairoli/Pedersen/Leutwiler (I/DK/CH), Porsche 911 RSR #46, 178 laps
This novelty will make it possible to reduce CO 2 emissions into the atmosphere by 65%. Milner/Tandy (USA/UK), Corvette C8.R #64, 1:45.324 minutes The 6 hours of Monza will be the 6th of the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship season, and so you don't miss anything about the Race of Races, here we tell you TV coverage, dates and start time. Friday, July 8th3:30 pm 5:00 pm: First free practice session, Saturday 9th July #09:00 10:30: 2 free exercises1:30 2:30 pm: 3rd session of free practice5:30 pm 6:00 pm: Qualification in two parts (GTE and Hypercar / LMP2). The thermometer is set to a maximum of 30 degrees Celsius for all three days, with the sun shining from a cloudless sky. In 1992, the two manufacturers fought for the World Sportscar Championship crown. Hypercar 6 cars# 7 Toyota Gazoo Racing Mike Conway / Kamui Kobayashi / Jose Maria Lopez Toyota GR010 Hybrid# 8 Toyota Gazoo Racing Sebastien Buemi / Brendon Hartley / Ryo Hirakawa Toyota GR010 Hybrid# 36 Alpine Elf Team Andre Negrao / Nicolas Lapierre / Matthieu Vaxiviere Alpine A480-Gibson# 93 Peugeot TotalEnergies Paul di Resta / Mikkel Jensen / Jean-Eric Vergne Peugeot 9X8# 94 Peugeot Total Energies Loic Duval / Gustavo Menezes / James Rossiter Peugeot 9X8# 708 Glickenhaus Racing Olivier Pla / Romain Dumas / Pipo Derani Glickenhaus 007 LMH, LMP2 (Model Le Mans 2) 14 vehicles# 1 Competition Team Richard Mille Lilou Wadoux / Paul-Loup Chatin / Charles Milesi Oreca 07-Gibson# 9 Prema Orlen Team Robert Kubica / Louis Deletraz / Lorenzo Colombo Oreca 07-Gibson# 10 Vector Sport Nico Muller / Ryan Cullen / Sebastien Bourdais Oreca 07-Gibson# 22 United Autosports Phil Hanson / Filipe Albuquerque / William Owen Oreca 07-Gibson# 23 United Autosports Alex Lynn / Oliver Jarvis / Josh Pierson Oreca 07-Gibson# 28 Jota Oliver Rasmussen / Ed Jones / Jonathan Aberdein Oreca 07-Gibson# 31 WRT Sean Gelael / Robin Frijns / Rene Rast Oreca 07-Gibson# 34 Inter Europol Tournament Jakub Smiechowski / Alex Brundle / Esteban Gutierrez Oreca 07-Gibson# 35 Ultimate Jean-Baptiste Lahaye / Matthieu Lahaye / Francois Heriau Oreca 07-Gibson (Pro-Am)# 38 Jota Roberto Gonzalez / Antonio Felix da Costa / Will Stevens Oreca 07-Gibson# 41 Real and WRT Team Rui Andrade / Ferdinand Habsburg / Norman Nato Oreca 07-Gibson# 44 ARC Bratislava Miroslav Konopka / Tijmen van der Helm / Mathias Beche Oreca 07-Gibson (Pro-Am)# 45 Algarve Pro Tournament Steven Thomas / James Allen / Rene Binder Oreca 07-Gibson (Pro-Am)# 83 AF Corse Francois Perrodo / Nicklas Nielsen / Alessio Rovera Oreca 07-Gibson (Pro-Am), LMGTE Pro (Le Mans Grand Touring Endurance Professional) 5 cars# 51 AF Corse Alessandro Pier Guidi / James Calado Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 52 AF Corse Miguel Molina / Antonio Fuoco Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 64 Corvette Racing Tommy Milner / Nick Tandy Chevrolet Corvette C8.R# 91 Porsche GT Team Gianmaria Bruni / Richard Lietz Porsche 911 RSR-19# 92 Porsche GT Team Michael Christensen / Kevin Estre Porsche 911 RSR-19, LMGTE Am (Le Mans Grand Touring Endurance Amateur) 13 cars# 21 AF Corse Simon Mann / Christoph Ulrich / Toni Vilander Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 33 TF Sport Ben Keating / Henrique Chaves / Marco Sorensen Aston Martin Vantage AMR# 46 Team 1 Project Matteo Cairoli / Mikkel Pedersen / Nicolas Leutwiler Porsche 911 RSR-19# 54 AF Corse Thomas Flohr / Francesco Castellacci / Nick Cassidy Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 56 Team 1 Project Brendan Iribe / Oliver Millroy / Ben Barnicoat Porsche 911 RSR-19# 60 Iron Lynx Claudio Schiavoni / Matteo Cressoni / Giancarlo Fisichella Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 71 Spirit of Race Franck Dezoteux / Pierre Ragues / Gabriel Aubry Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 77 Dempsey-Proton Tournament Christian Ried / Sebastian Priaulx / Harry Tincknell Porsche 911 RSR-19# 85 Iron Lynx Rahel Frey / Michelle Gatting / Sarah Bovy Ferrari 488 GTE Evo# 86 GR Competition Michael Wainwright / Riccardo Pera / Ben Barker Porsche 911 RSR-19# 88 Dempsey-Proton Tournament Fred Poordad / Patrick Lindsey / Jan Heylen Porsche 911 RSR-19# 98 Aston Martin Tournament Paul Dalla Lana / David Pittard / Nicki Thiim Aston Martin Vantage AMR# 777 Station Competition Satoshi Hoshino / Tomonobu Fujii / Charles Fagg Aston Martin Vantage AMR.