Today the network got the first spy photos of the new Porsche LMP1 with updated aerodynamics, according to AUTOSPORT.com.
Photos of the car Porsche 919 Hybrid was made on the tests in Le Castellet. Porsche will officially present the car on Friday at Monza in anticipation of the beginning of a two-day official pre-season tests, which will be held on 1 and 2 April.
The photo shows that the car splitter is higher, because this requires new technical regulations. Accordingly, the tip of the nose cone is also raised higher by 15 millimeters.
The wheel arches look more convex, and the required ventilation openings are located not on the sides they advanced above.
It is assumed that this configuration of the machine at high level of clamping force. Recall that Porsche has not yet confirmed which of the two aerodynamic specifications will use April 16 in the inaugural stage of the season-2017 WEC at Silverstone.
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