On April 17, 2016, the new season WEC World Endurance Championship was unveiled at the Silverstone Circuit in the UK. Chopard became the official timing partner of the Porsche team for the third consecutive year.
After successfully winning both the driver and manufacturer championships in 2015, at the Silverstone Six Hours of End of the 2016 New Season, Chopard image ambassadors MarkWebber, Brendon Hartley and Romain Dumas drove two new Porsche 919 Hybrid hybrid cars, once again fighting for victory. .
The 30,000 km test range allows Porsche to fully realize the potential of the Porsche 919 Hybrid hybrid car in accordance with the new WEC regulations in 2016. Porsche is ambitious to start the new season. In the LMP1 category, the Porsche 919 Hybrid hybrid car driven by Romain Dumas finished second, but the Audi team was disqualified and finally won.
The partnership with the Porsche team perfectly fits the spirit of the Superfast watch series and is an extension of Chopard’s long-term commitment to motorsport. In 2014, Porsche returned to the World Endurance Championship, and Chopard became the official timing partner of the German team. In the same year, in celebration of the exclusive partnership, Chopard inspired the Porsche 919 Hybrid hybrid car and launched the SuperfastChronoPorsche919 Edition watch.
On May 7, 2016, the second season of the FIA WEC World Endurance Championship will be competing at the Spa circuit in Belgium. (Photo / text watch home Xu Chaoyang)