Tag Archive: 6 Hours of Fuji

Oct 15

WEC: Ferrari dominates the 6 Hours of Fuji

Ferrari takes a clean sweep in LMGTE to extend GT World Championship lead

Ferrari dominates the 6 Hours of FujiIn GTE-Pro class Alessandro Pier Guidi and James Calado in the AF Corse 488 GTE no. 51 win a tough race. Fifth place for Bird and Rigon in no. 71. The Prancing Horse also triumphs in the GTE-Am class with the 488 GTE no. 54 of Molina-Flohr-Castellacci ahead of the sister car of Clearwater Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 13

WEC: The headlines from Free Practice 2 at Fuji

6 Hours of Fuji

Jose-Maria Lopez set the best time in a rain shortened FP2 session at Fuji this afternoon. The Toyota Gazoo Racing driver set a best time of 1m39.202s in the N0.7 Toyota TS 050 HYBRID. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 12

WEC: The 2017 6 Hours of Fuji preview

The weather forecast is rather dismal at this point with an almost 100% chance of rain

FujiLike every year since the inception of the World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC), the competitors will head to Fuji and the Toyota circuit to participate in the six-hour race, the seventh of nine rounds on the 2017 calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 10

Alpine begins Asian leg of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) determined to win

Alpine begins Asian leg of the FIA World Endurance Championship determined to win

2017-09-16-0081After sweeping to victory in the United States last time out, the Signatech Alpine Matmut team has only one thing on its mind for the 6 Hours of Fuji: keep winning and defend the LMP2 world title it acquired in 2016.

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Sep 29

WEC: Full steam ahead for 6 Hours of Fuji

Toyota aiming to repeat 2016 home success

2017-09-14-0113With just over two weeks to go until the seventh round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship at Fuji International Speedway in Japan, there are several driver changes on the entry list and plenty of hot topics to be discussed as the season approaches its final third. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 16

WEC: Toyota win epic 6 Hours of Fuji (updated)

Reigning champions, Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley completed the podium in third position

The No.6 Toyota Gazoo Racing trio of Kamui Kobayashi, Stephane Sarrazin and Mike Conway won a highly memorable 6 Hours of Fuji this afternoon after a gripping contest throughout the entire duration of the race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 12

WEC: 6 Hours of Fuji presentation

This Sunday is the 6 Hours of Fuji, the sixth of nine World Endurance Championship (WEC) races in 2016, at the Fuji International Speedway owned by Toyota

WEC - 6 Hours of Fuji presentationThe 4,563 km-circuit, which includes one of the longest straights of the season, is situated at the foot of Mount Fuji, one of the three holy mountains in Japan – called by the Japanese Fuji-san not Fujiyama as often believed. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 11

WEC: Burning questions for Fuji

6 Hours of Fuji – Mark Webber’s Fuji Memories

 

With just a few days to go until the big race at Fuji International Speedway there are plenty of hot topics to be discussed as teams and drivers ready for the unique challenge of the quick 2.835-mile circuit near Oyama. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 10

WEC: 6 Hours of Fuji beckons for Conway this weekend

Pierre Ragues aims to replicate podium success in 6h Fuji

6 Hours of Fuji beckons for Conway this weekend Mike Conway makes his way to Japan this weekend for the seventh round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship, the 6 Hours of Fuji. Conway and his teammates, Stéphane Sarrazin and Kamui Kobayashi, approach the Toyota Gazoo Racing team’s home race in positive mood following a podium finish and close fight for victory in the last race at the Circuit of the Americas. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

WEC: Tickets now on sale for 6 Hours of Fuji

Tickets for the Japanese race are now on sale!

From the Americas in September, the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship moves onto the Far East in the Autumn starting with the much-anticipated and very popular 6 Hours of Fuji on Sunday 16th October.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 06

WEC 6 Hours of Fuji presentation

Sixth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship 2015

On 11 October, the 6 Hours of Fuji, sixth round of the World Endurance Championship, is set to be the scene of some fierce competition, especially for the top spots in the LM P1 driver’s competition and the GT manufacturer’s cup. Read the rest of this entry »

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