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The 2016 6 Hours of Bahrain was an endurance sports car racing event held at the Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir, Bahrain on 17–19 November 2016, and served as the ninth and last race of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship. The race was won by the #8 Audi R18 run by Audi Sport Team Joest, in their final race.

QualifyingEdit

Qualifying resultEdit

Pole position in Class is in bold.[1]

Pos Class Team Average Time Grid
1 LMP1 No. 8 Audi Sport Team Joest 1:39.207 1
2 LMP1 No. 1 Porsche Team 1:39.471 2
3 LMP1 No. 2 Porsche Team 1:39.669 3
4 LMP1 No. 7 Audi Sport Team Joest 1:39.698 4
5 LMP1 No. 6 Toyota Gazoo Racing 1:40.222 5
6 LMP1 No. 5 Toyota Gazoo Racing 1:40.776 6
7 LMP1 No. 13 Rebellion Racing 1:45.091 7
8 LMP2 No. 36 Signatech Alpine 1:49.640 8
9 LMP2 No. 44 Manor 1:50.034 9
10 LMP2 No. 43 RGR Sport by Morand 1:50.410 10
11 LMP2 No. 30 Extreme Speed Motorsports 1:50.685 11
12 LMP2 No. 45 Manor 1:50.800 12
13 LMP2 No. 31 Extreme Speed Motorsports 1:51.071 13
14 LMP2 No. 35 Baxi DC Racing Alpine 1:51.185 14
15 LMP2 No. 27 SMP Racing 1:51.427 15
16 LMP2 No. 37 SMP Racing 1:51.475 16
17 LMGTE-Pro No. 97 Aston Martin Racing 1:56.953 17
18 LMGTE-Pro No. 95 Aston Martin Racing 1:57.081 18
19 LMGTE-Pro No. 51 AF Corse 1:57.380 19
20 LMGTE-Pro No. 67 Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK 1:57.891 20
21 LMGTE-Pro No. 71 AF Corse 1:58.201 21
22 LMGTE-Pro No. 66 Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK 1:58.504 22
23 LMGTE-Pro No. 77 Dempsey-Proton Racing 1:58.882 23
24 LMGTE-Am No. 98 Aston Martin Racing 1:59.879 24
25 LMGTE-Am No. 83 AF Corse 2:00.227 25
26 LMGTE-Am No. 50 Larbre Compétition 2:00.938 26
27 LMGTE-Am No. 86 Gulf Racing 2:02.112 27
28 LMGTE-Am No. 78 KCMG 2:39.576 28
LMP1 No. 4 ByKolles Racing No Time 29
LMGTE-Am No. 88 Abu Dhabi-Proton Racing No Time 30
LMP2 No. 26 G-Drive Racing No Time1 31

^1 – The No. 26 G-Drive Racing all laptimes deleted because of both its front brakes cooling ducts were not fitted with mesh.[2]

RaceEdit

Race resultEdit

The minimum number of laps for classification (70% of the overall winning car's race distance) was 141 laps. Class winners in bold.[3]

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps
Engine
1 LMP1 8   Audi Sport Team Joest   Loïc Duval
  Lucas di Grassi
  Oliver Jarvis
Audi R18 M 201
Audi TDI 4.0 L Turbo Diesel V6
2 LMP1 7   Audi Sport Team Joest   André Lotterer
  Marcel Fässler
  Benoît Tréluyer
Audi R18 M 201
Audi TDI 4.0 L Turbo Diesel V6
3 LMP1 1   Porsche Team   Timo Bernhard
  Brendon Hartley
  Mark Webber
Porsche 919 Hybrid M 201
Porsche 2.0 L Turbo V4
4 LMP1 5   Toyota Gazoo Racing   Sébastien Buemi
  Kazuki Nakajima
  Anthony Davidson
Toyota TS050 Hybrid M 200
Toyota 2.4 L Turbo V6
5 LMP1 6   Toyota Gazoo Racing   Stéphane Sarrazin
  Mike Conway
  Kamui Kobayashi
Toyota TS050 Hybrid M 200
Toyota 2.4 L Turbo V6
6 LMP1 2   Porsche Team   Marc Lieb
  Romain Dumas
  Neel Jani
Porsche 919 Hybrid M 198
Porsche 2.0 L Turbo V4
7 LMP1 13   Rebellion Racing   Dominik Kraihamer
  Alexandre Imperatori
  Mathéo Tuscher
Rebellion R-One D 191
AER P60 2.4 L Turbo V6
8 LMP1 4   ByKolles Racing Team   Simon Trummer
  Oliver Webb
  Pierre Kaffer
CLM P1/01 D 187
AER P60 2.4 L Turbo V6
9 LMP2 26   G-Drive Racing   Roman Rusinov
  Alex Brundle
  René Rast
Oreca 05 D 184
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
10 LMP2 43   RGR Sport by Morand   Ricardo González
  Filipe Albuquerque
  Bruno Senna
Ligier JS P2 D 184
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
11 LMP2 36   Signatech Alpine   Nicolas Lapierre
  Gustavo Menezes
  Stéphane Richelmi
Alpine A460 D 183
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
12 LMP2 31   Extreme Speed Motorsports   Ryan Dalziel
  Chris Cumming
  Pipo Derani
Ligier JS P2 D 183
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
13 LMP2 30   Extreme Speed Motorsports   Sean Gelael
  Tom Dillmann
  Giedo van der Garde
Ligier JS P2 D 183
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
14 LMP2 35   Baxi DC Racing Alpine   David Cheng
  Ho-Pin Tung
  Paul-Loup Chatin
Alpine A460 D 182
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
15 LMP2 45   Manor   Roberto González
  Julien Canal
  Roberto Merhi
Oreca 05 D 182
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
16 LMP2 37   SMP Racing   Vitaly Petrov
  Viktor Shaytar
  Kirill Ladygin
BR Engineering BR01 D 179
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
17 LMP2 27   SMP Racing   Nicolas Minassian
  Maurizio Mediani
  Mikhail Aleshin
BR Engineering BR01 D 176
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
18 LMP2 44   Manor   Matt Rao
  Richard Bradley
  Alex Lynn
Oreca 05 D 175
Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8
19 LMGTE
Pro
95   Aston Martin Racing   Nicki Thiim
  Marco Sørensen
Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE D 174
Aston Martin 4.5 L V8
20 LMGTE
Pro
51   AF Corse   Gianmaria Bruni
  James Calado
Ferrari 488 GTE M 174
Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8
21 LMGTE
Pro
71   AF Corse   Davide Rigon
  Sam Bird
Ferrari 488 GTE M 173
Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8
22 LMGTE
Pro
67   Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK   Andy Priaulx
  Harry Tincknell
Ford GT M 173
Ford EcoBoost 3.5 L Turbo V6
23 LMGTE
Pro
97   Aston Martin Racing   Darren Turner
  Jonathan Adam
Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE D 173
Aston Martin 4.5 L V8
24 LMGTE
Pro
66   Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK   Olivier Pla
  Stefan Mücke
Ford GT M 172
Ford EcoBoost 3.5 L Turbo V6
25 LMGTE
Pro
77   Dempsey-Proton Racing   Richard Lietz
  Michael Christensen
Porsche 911 RSR M 172
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
26 LMGTE
Am
88   Abu Dhabi-Proton Racing   Khalid Al Qubaisi
  Patrick Long
  David Heinemeier Hansson
Porsche 911 RSR M 171
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
27 LMGTE
Am
78   KCMG   Christian Ried
  Wolf Henzler
  Joël Camathias
Porsche 911 RSR M 170
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
28 LMGTE
Am
83   AF Corse   François Perrodo
  Emmanuel Collard
  Rui Águas
Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 M 169
Ferrari 4.5 L V8
29 LMGTE
Am
86   Gulf Racing   Michael Wainwright
  Adam Carroll
  Ben Barker
Porsche 911 RSR M 168
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
30 LMGTE
Am
50   Larbre Compétition   Romain Brandela
  Pierre Ragues
  Ricky Taylor
Chevrolet Corvette C7.R M 164
Chevrolet LT5.5 5.5 L V8
DNF LMGTE
Am
98   Aston Martin Racing   Paul Dalla Lana
  Pedro Lamy
  Mathias Lauda
Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE M 84
Aston Martin 4.5 L V8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIA WEC 6 Hours of Bahrain - Qualifying Final Classification" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 18 November 2016. Retrieved 19 November 2016.
  2. ^ "FIA WEC 6 Hours of Bahrain Steward Decisions Nr 15" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 18 November 2016. Retrieved 19 November 2016.
  3. ^ "FIA WEC 6 Hours of Bahrain Race Final Classification" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 19 November 2016. Retrieved 20 November 2016.


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