Drama at Daytona

  At the first race of the 2015 season, Porsche could not continue its recent success at the 24 Hours of Daytona. After claiming victory last year, the best Porsche 911 RSR driven by Nick Tandy (Great Britain), Patrick Pilet (France) and Marc Lieb (Germany) finished in fifth place in the GTLM class at the…

Porsche have been testing in Abu Dhabi

Today the Porsche Team concluded the first test with the new Porsche 919 Hybrid. For five days the Weissach based squad has run the second generation of the Le Mans prototype on the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix circuit. The development work with the team was done by the LMP1 works drivers, Timo Bernhard (Germany) and…

Track debut for 2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid

Extensive testing with the second generation of Porsche’s Le Mans prototype will begin on January the 18th, on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit. As scheduled, this marks the start of the 2015 motorsport season for the Porsche Team. The new Porsche 919 Hybrid has already had its roll-out on the Weissach test track. As a…

Porsche Returns to Daytona

As the most successful manufacturer in the history of the 24 Hours of Daytona, Porsche heads to the 53rd edition of the sports car classic on the 24th of January with a large contingent of cars. No less than eight factory drivers tackle the Daytona International Speedway at the wheel of the Porsche 911 RSR….

Introducing the Porsche 911 GTS Targa & the Cayenne Turbo S

The 911 Targa 4 GTS and Cayenne Turbo S are celebrating their world premières at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. For the first time, the 911 Targa 4 GTS combines the successful GTS idea with the classic targa concept. Its more powerful 430HP (361kW) engine and standard Sport Chrono package generate…

Porsche on pole for Hankook 24H DUBAI

With a lap time of 1:57.562 minutes, Austrian driver, Martin Ragginger, was fastest in qualifying for the tenth running of the Hankook 24H DUBAI. Ragginger put the FACH AUTO TECH Porsche 997 GT3 R (#12, Klohs/Ragginger/Richter/Müller) on pole position for the race. Dutch driver Yelmer Buurman qualified the fastest of the two Black Falcon Mercedes-Benz…