Limited Edition Luxury Porsche Panamera

Exquisite luxury and particularly comprehensive standard features are on offer from the Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series. Finished in the Exclusive factory, the series is limited to 100 units worldwide. It is based on the Panamera Turbo S Executive, the 570 hp (419 kW) top version of the grand tourer with a long wheelbase and very…

Matteo Cairoli Wins Porsche Talent Search

The Italian race driver Matteo Cairoli is the winner of the Porsche International Cup Scholarship challenge. The 18 year old receives funding of €200,000 towards his 2015 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup campaign. In addition, Cairoli receives support on his path to a professional racing career. The former Porsche works driver Sascha Maassen accompanies him to…

Aston Martin Back in Shanghai and Looking for Repeat Success

Aston Martin Racing will return to China this weekend for the sixth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with its four Gulf-liveried V8 Vantage GTEs and hopes to repeat its class-winning success of 2012 and 2013. The team took its first WEC class win at the Shanghai International Circuit in the championship’s inaugural…

Porsche Heads to China with the 919 Hybrid

Once again the Porsche Team has to prepare the Porsche 919 Hybrids for an unfamiliar track. Software instead of hardware is the way it works. Computer simulation is what the team uses when adapting the current car’s hybrid strategy and set-up for different circuit profiles. However, for the final set-up work track time in the…

Audi Get Ready to Impress in Their Largest Market

The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) is wound up to a high pitch. Within the space of three weeks, sports car fans have been thrilled by the lead in the manufacturers’ championship changing twice. Following two one-two victories in succession, Audi had taken the top spot in the standings at the season’s midpoint. Although the…

Audi to Launch Racing Series for the New TT

With a dedicated racing series for the Audi TT the brand with the four rings will be offering a new opportunity to enter the company’s successful motorsport world. The Audi Sport TT Cup will be held as part of the DTM starting in the 2015 season. This means that, following the successful introduction of the…

McLaren P1-GTR Hits the Track

The McLaren P1™ GTR will offer an on-and-off track driving experience like no other, with unique access to the technologies and expertise within the McLaren Technology Centre, and the most powerful track-only model ever produced by McLaren Automotive. Dynamic testing is well under way at a range of international race circuits, and the first undisguised…

Porsche Factory GT Drivers to Fight for the Title

Turning on to the finish straight of the season, the WEC series picks up the pace as we head to the finalé. The final three six-hour races are contested within four weeks, with the Shanghai International Circuit hosting the first of these on the 2nd of November. The Porsche Manthey team, winners of the season-opener…

Succesful Test for the LMP Team in Spain

Yesterday (Thursday) the Porsche Team has concluded this year’s in-season testing schedule with the Porsche 919 Hybrid after four days running in Aragon in Northern Spain. In total the drivers covered 4,284 kilometres between Monday and Thursday. The majority of the test work in the lead up to the sixth round of the FIA World…