Romain Dumas in the No. 2 Porsche 919 wanted to show the No. 5 Toyota TS050 who’s boss early during the 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas as the No. 5 tried to get around the Porsche. So, he darted over and forced the No. 5 to pass him through the pit lane exit.

There was no contact, and thankfully, no one got a noseful of car exiting the pits, so no action was taken by the race stewards. But dang, dude. There were over five hours in a six-hour race left to go at this point!


The joke’s ultimately on Porsche, though. It didn’t work, and the Toyota got the position anyway.

Contributor, Jalopnik. 1984 "Porschelump" 944 race car, 1971 Volkswagen 411 race car, 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS.

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