La Sarthe is the lowest downforce track the WEC visits. They even have special low downforce aero that gets developed specifically for the track, not just in LMP1 but also in LMP2 and GTE. What's lost in the Porsche Curves is more than made up for on the Mulsanne and the run to Indianapolis. » 1/28/15 11:58am Wednesday 11:58am

There's nothing to stop a P2 team from winning the IMSA championship now, except the teams running the cars and bad luck. The BoP was off to start last season, mostly because the Nissan engine couldn't make enough power. The HPD cars are now plenty fast and able to race, did you see the Oak car pick their way through… » 1/28/15 10:47am Wednesday 10:47am

Even if they tried, the FIA retains the option to change the BoP mid-season if they think a car is outperforming expectations and their tweaks rarely result in a well balanced car. The FIA also tends to bring everyone DOWN to the same performance instead of up. I doubt that was their plan, and if it was it probably… » 1/14/15 10:56am 1/14/15 10:56am