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Abu Dhabi team shines in FIA World Endurance Championship

Abu Dhabi team shines in FIA World Endurance Championship

The Circuit is home to the world famous Le Mans 24-hr race, highlight of the WEC season.



Published: Fri 12 Jun 2015, 1:04 PM

Last updated: Wed 8 Jul 2015, 3:13 PM

Dubai — The third round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) kicked off on Wednesday night with the free practice and first qualifying session at Circuit de la Sarthe France. The Circuit is home to the world famous Le Mans 24-hr race, highlight of the WEC season.

The Abu Dhabi-Proton Racing team, led by UAE champion Khaled Al Qubaisi along with his team mates Christian Ried and Klaus Bachler, put up a strong performance in the Porsche 911 RSR in the LMGTE Am class, setting the third fastest time during the free practice session.

The team also came fourth in the first qualifying session (3:58.259) that took place at night.


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