Porsche Wins at Petit Le Mans

What a season finale in the USA: At the Petit Le Mans on the storied Road Atlanta circuit, Porsche scored its first ever outright victory at the long distance classic and, thanks to this historic success, secured all championship titles in the GTLM class of the United SportsCar Championship. Having to deal with torrential rain…

Porsche 1-2 in the GT Class at the Ring

After four straight wins in the USA and Canada, Porsche has now made the breakthrough in the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC. At the series premiere on the Nürburgring, the Porsche Manthey squad scored its first victory this season in the GTE-Pro class on Sunday. With the 470 hp 911 RSR, Richard Lietz and…

Porsche 919 Hybrid Tests New Aero Package

The Porsche Team has been testing with the Porsche 919 Hybrid in Aragon in Northern Spain for the past five days. It has been the third comprehensive test with the new Le Mans Prototype, which will be officially launched in its final livery on the 26th of March at Paul Ricard. There, on the historical…

Porsche GT drivers attend Boot Camp

Eight days of intensive physical training – this is how the Porsche GT and junior pilots prepared for the 2015 motorsport season. At the Porsche Fitness Camp in Doha (Qatar), the drivers not only performed six hours of fitness training every day but a great deal of importance was placed on team building exercises, as…

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…

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….

The Chosen Ones

Porsche have been working hard behind the scenes to finalise their driver line-up for 2015. The management have made a clear commitment to factory and customer racing at the Night of Champions motorsport gala. “We will be keeping the throttle down, and even shift up a gear! Motorsport is deeply rooted in the Porsche marque…

Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup – Round 10

At the very last round of the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup season he added another jewel to his crown: New Zealander Earl Bamber became champion at the race in Austin, Texas. The 24 year old scored second place during the tenth and final round, which earned him the points he needed to take home the…

Porsche Supercup: Round 9, Austin

The fight for the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup title goes down to the wire and will only be decided at the final race of the season. At the ninth of ten rounds, Nicki Thiim (DK/Walter Lechner Racing Team) clinched victory on the Circuit of the Americas in Austin/USA. Michael Ammermüller (D/Walter Lechner Racing Team) and…

Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland – Race 18 – Hockenheimring, Germany

Spectators at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg were treated to an action-packed season finale of the Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland where Austrian Philipp Eng (Team Deutsche Post by Project 1) emerged as the new title holder. The 24-year-old delivered a thrilling three-way battle against the two teammates Michael Ammermüller and Nicki Thiim (both Walter Lechner Racing Team),…