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2017 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

The 2017 WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, formally the WEC 6 Heures de Spa-Francorchamps, was an endurance sports car racing event held at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Stavelot, Belgium on 4–6 May 2017. Spa-Francorchamps served as the second race of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship, and was the sixth running of the event as part of the championship. The event was won by the #8 Toyota Gazoo Racing Toyota TS050 Hybrid

QualifyingEdit

Qualifying resultsEdit

Pole position winners in each class are marked in bold.[1]

Pos Class Team Average Time Gap Grid
1 LMP1 No. 1 Porsche LMP Team 1:54.097 1
2 LMP1 No. 7 Toyota Gazoo Racing 1:54.693 +0.596 2
3 LMP1 No. 9 Toyota Gazoo Racing 1:54.701 +0.604 3
4 LMP1 No. 8 Toyota Gazoo Racing 1:54.907 +0.810 4
5 LMP1 No. 2 Porsche LMP Team 1:55.440 +1.343 5
6 LMP2 No. 26 G-Drive Racing 2:02.601 +8.504 6
7 LMP2 No. 36 Signatech Alpine Matmut 2:02.624 +8.527 7
8 LMP2 No. 35 Signatech Alpine Matmut 2:02.629 +8.532 8
9 LMP2 No. 24 CEFC Manor TRS Racing 2:02.632 +8.535 9
10 LMP2 No. 13 Vaillante Rebellion 2:03.619 +9.522 10
11 LMP1 No. 4 ByKolles Racing Team 2:03.827 +9.730 11
12 LMP2 No. 34 Tockwith Motorsports 2:04.176 +10.079 12
13 LMP2 No. 28 TDS Racing 2:05.058 +10.961 13
14 LMP2 No. 37 Jackie Chan DC Racing 2:05.421 +11.324 14
15 LMP2 No. 31 Vaillante Rebellion 2:05.614 +11.517 15
16 LMP2 No. 38 Jackie Chan DC Racing 2:14.220 +20.123 16
17 LMGTE Pro No. 71 AF Corse 2:15.017 +20.920 17
18 LMGTE Pro No. 66 Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK 2:15.418 +21.321 18
19 LMGTE Pro No. 67 Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK 2:15.565 +21.468 19
20 LMGTE Pro No. 51 AF Corse 2:15.765 +21.668 20
21 LMGTE Pro No. 91 Porsche GT Team 2:16.862 +22.765 21
22 LMGTE Pro No. 92 Porsche GT Team 2:17.010 +22.913 22
23 LMGTE Pro No. 95 Aston Martin Racing 2:17.156 +23.059 23
24 LMGTE Pro No. 97 Aston Martin Racing 2:17.640 +23.543 24
25 LMGTE Am No. 98 Aston Martin Racing 2:18.659 +24.562 25
26 LMGTE Am No. 77 Dempsey-Proton Racing 2:19.065 +24.968 26
27 LMGTE Am No. 54 Spirit of Race 2:19.658 +25.561 27
28 LMGTE Am No. 61 Clearwater Racing 2:20.915 +26.818 28
29 LMGTE Am No. 86 Gulf Racing 2:22.120 +28.023 29
30 LMP2 No. 25 CEFC Manor TRS Racing No Time 30

RaceEdit

Race resultEdit

The minimum number of laps for classification (70% of the overall winning car's race distance) was 122 laps. Class winners in bold.[2]

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps Time/Retired
Engine
1 LMP1 8   Toyota Gazoo Racing   Anthony Davidson
  Sébastien Buemi
  Kazuki Nakajima
Toyota TS050 Hybrid M 173 06:00:11.490
Toyota 2.4 L Turbo V6
2 LMP1 7   Toyota Gazoo Racing   Mike Conway
  Kamui Kobayashi
Toyota TS050 Hybrid M 173 +1.992
Toyota 2.4 L Turbo V6
3 LMP1 2   Porsche LMP Team   Timo Bernhard
  Earl Bamber
  Brendon Hartley
Porsche 919 Hybrid M 173 +35.283
Porsche 2.0 L Turbo V4
4 LMP1 1   Porsche LMP Team   Neel Jani
  Nick Tandy
  André Lotterer
Porsche 919 Hybrid M 173 +1:25.438
Porsche 2.0 L Turbo V4
5 LMP1 9   Toyota Gazoo Racing   Stéphane Sarrazin
  Yuji Kunimoto
  Nicolas Lapierre
Toyota TS050 Hybrid M 171 +2 Laps
Toyota 2.4 L Turbo V6
6 LMP1 4   ByKolles Racing Team   Oliver Webb
  Dominik Kraihamer
  James Rossiter
ENSO CLM P1/01 M 161 +12 Laps
Nismo VRX30A 3.0 L Turbo V6
7 LMP2 26   G-Drive Racing   Roman Rusinov
  Pierre Thiriet
  Alex Lynn
Oreca 07 D 160 +13 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
8 LMP2 31   Vaillante Rebellion   Julien Canal
  Nicolas Prost
  Bruno Senna
Oreca 07 D 160 +13 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
9 LMP2 38   Jackie Chan DC Racing   Ho-Pin Tung
  Oliver Jarvis
  Thomas Laurent
Oreca 07 D 160 +13 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
10 LMP2 13   Vaillante Rebellion   Mathias Beche
  David Heinemeier Hansson
  Nelson Piquet, Jr.
Oreca 07 D 159 +14 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
11 LMP2 36   Signatech Alpine Matmut   Romain Dumas
  Gustavo Menezes
  Matt Rao
Alpine A470 D 159 +14 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
12 LMP2 35   Signatech Alpine Matmut   Pierre Ragues
  André Negrão
  Nelson Panciatici
Alpine A470 D 158 +15 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
13 LMP2 24   CEFC Manor TRS Racing   Tor Graves
  Jonathan Hirschi
  Jean-Éric Vergne
Oreca 07 D 158 +15 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
14 LMP2 25   CEFC Manor TRS Racing   Roberto González
  Simon Trummer
  Vitaly Petrov
Oreca 07 D 158 +15 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
15 LMP2 28   TDS Racing   François Perrodo
  Ben Hanley
  Emmanuel Collard
Oreca 07 D 158 +15 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
16 LMP2 37   Jackie Chan DC Racing   David Cheng
  Alex Brundle
  Tristan Gommendy
Oreca 07 D 156 +17 Laps
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
17 LMGTE
Pro
71   AF Corse   Davide Rigon
  Sam Bird
Ferrari 488 GTE M 151 +22 Laps
Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8
18 LMGTE
Pro
51   AF Corse   James Calado
  Alessandro Pier Guidi
Ferrari 488 GTE M 150 +23 Laps
Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8
19 LMGTE
Pro
66   Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK   Stefan Mücke
  Olivier Pla
  Billy Johnson
Ford GT M 150 +23 Laps
Ford EcoBoost 3.5 L Turbo V6
20 LMGTE
Pro
67   Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK   Andy Priaulx
  Harry Tincknell
  Pipo Derani
Ford GT M 150 +23 Laps
Ford EcoBoost 3.5 L Turbo V6
21 LMGTE
Pro
91   Porsche GT Team   Richard Lietz
  Frédéric Makowiecki
Porsche 911 RSR M 149 +24 Laps
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
22 LMGTE
Pro
92   Porsche GT Team   Michael Christensen
  Kévin Estre
Porsche 911 RSR M 149 +24 Laps
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
23 LMGTE
Pro
97   Aston Martin Racing   Darren Turner
  Jonathan Adam
  Daniel Serra
Aston Martin Vantage GTE D 148 +25 Laps
Aston Martin 4.5 L V8
24 LMGTE
Pro
95   Aston Martin Racing   Nicki Thiim
  Marco Sørensen
  Richie Stanaway
Aston Martin Vantage GTE D 148 +25 Laps
Aston Martin 4.5 L V8
25 LMGTE
Am
98   Aston Martin Racing   Paul Dalla Lana
  Pedro Lamy
  Mathias Lauda
Aston Martin Vantage GTE D 146 +27 Laps
Aston Martin 4.5 L V8
26 LMGTE
Am
77   Dempsey-Proton Racing   Christian Ried
  Matteo Cairoli
  Marvin Dienst
Porsche 911 RSR D 146 +27 Laps
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6
27 LMGTE
Am
61   Clearwater Racing   Weng Sun Mok
  Keita Sawa
  Matt Griffin
Ferrari 488 GTE M 145 +28 Laps
Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8
28 LMGTE
Am
54   Spirit of Race   Thomas Flohr
  Francesco Castellacci
  Miguel Molina
Ferrari 488 GTE M 144 +29 Laps
Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8
DNF LMP2 34   Tockwith Motorsports   Nigel Moore
  Philip Hanson
  Karun Chandhok
Ligier JS P217 D 151 Retired
Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8
DNF LMGTE
Am
86   Gulf Racing   Michael Wainwright
  Ben Barker
  Nick Foster
Porsche 911 RSR D 76 Collison
Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6

Standings after the raceEdit

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for the Drivers' Championship standings.
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for the Drivers' Championship standings.

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps Qualifying Final Classification" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 5 May 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on 6 May 2017. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
  2. ^ "2017 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps Race Final Classification" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 6 May 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 May 2017. Retrieved 7 May 2017.

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