Pole Position for Porsche 919 Hybrid in Brazil

For the first time in its debut season the two Porsche 919 Hybrids managed to lock out the front row of the grid. At the eighth and final round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in São Paulo (Brazil) car number 20 secured the fourth pole position for the young team from Weissach with…

Porsche WEC GT Qualifying – Sao Paulo

The best Porsche 911 RSR takes up Sunday’s season finale of the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC in Sao Paulo from the first grid row. In a gripping qualifying on the Autodromo José Carlos Pace circuit, the French Porsche works drivers Patrick Pilet and Frédéric Makowiecki planted their 470 hp 911 RSR with the…

Porsche signs Nico Hülkenberg for 2015 Le Mans

The first driver for the third Porsche 919 Hybrid to be entered in the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2015 has been signed: Nico Hülkenberg will join the Porsche Team. The 27-year-old German will be the first active Formula One driver since 2009 to take the start of the famous endurance event. Before entering the…

Porsche enters third 919 Hybrid in 2015 Le Mans

Could this be the way into Porsche for Jenson Button? Porsche AG is pleased to announce the entry of a third Porsche 919 Hybrid for the 24-hour race in Le Mans (France) on June 13/14 in 2015. As a dress rehearsal for the event, the car will be entered in the six-hour race in Spa-Francorchamps…

Patrick Dempsey to Contest WEC with Porsche

Patrick Dempsey will tackle the 2015 motorsport season at the wheel of a Porsche 911 RSR in the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC, including the world famous Le Mans 24-hour race. The American actor and race driver, who thrills fans all over the world in his role as “McDreamy” in the medical drama “Grey’s…

Jacky Yeung clinches GTM title in Macau

In the GT Asia that held its season finale at the Macau GT Cup Jacky Yeung crowned himself new champion in the GTM category. The race driver from HongKong drove a Cup version of the Audi R8 LMS fielded by the Tiger Racing Team. In the same race, Edoardo Mortara in an Audi R8 LMS…

Audi R8 in Class victory in Rome 6 Hours

In the Rome 6 Hours, Thomas Biagi and his team-mates Ferdinando Geri and Filippo Rancioni in the Audi R8 LMS ultra of Team Audi Sport Italia achieved a class victory in the GT3 category with a three-lap advantage. In the tradition-steeped endurance race at Vallelunga, the Italian trio took fourth place in the overall classification.