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Porsche LMP1 squad wasn’t the only Weissach team celebrating world championship glory in Bahrain as the GTE Pro-class Porsche Team Manthey squad also wrapped up all three titles at the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship finale.

Like their stablemates’ success in the LMP1 class, Porsche Team Manthey’s victories came after finishing first and fifth in the Six Hours of Bahrain, with the no. 92...

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The no. 17 Porsche 919 Hybrid crew of Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard were crowned the 2015 FIA World Endurance Champions after the Six Hours of Bahrain but it was the no. 18 sister car of Neel Jani, Romain Dumas and Marc Lieb that triumphed in the season finale.

After qualifying on pole position, the no. 17 Porsche was almost immediately on the back foot as a throttle actuator...

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This is it. The 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship season all boils down to the final six-hour race in the heat of the desert at the Bahrain International Circuit, near Sakhir.

After securing the manufacturers’ title for the first time since 1986 in Shanghai,Porsche heads to the Middle East with the no. 17 crew of Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard leading the way in the drivers’...

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