Wednesday, March 6, 2024

World Endurance Championship cars and equipment will be air freighted to avoid Houthi attacks on shipping


According to a statement from the WEC organisation, sending cars and equipment by air rather than by sea as originally intended was the only way to ensure that the field would be in place in Europe “on time”


It is understood that the cost of the airfreight will be have to be covered by the teams. One competitor put the bill it is facing at in excess of £250,000.