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Strong Porsche driver line-up for 911 GT3 R campaign at the Nürburgring

In consultation with its customer teams, Porsche has made a last-minute change to its driver line-up for the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. New to the crew driving the 911 GT3 R are two outright Le Mans winners and endurance champions: the brand ambassador Timo Bernhard (Germany) and Earl Bamber (New Zealand). In addition, the … Continue reading

Falken Motorsports adjusts driver line up for Nürburgring 24 Hours

Following Porsche’s decision to compete in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring with a reduced number of participants, Falken Motorsports has adjusted the driver line-up for this weekend’s race. Porsche works drivers Thomas Preining (#33) and Matteo Cairoli (#44), who were both to drive for Falken, are no longer able to attend. The decision means … Continue reading

KCMG driver update for the Nürburgring 24 Hours

After positive COVID-19 tests came back from within Manthey Racing, KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) drivers for the 2020 Nürburgring 24 Hours Romain Dumas, Patrick Pilet and Richard Lietz were withdrawn from the race by Porsche as a precaution. Taking their places in the #18 Porsche 911 GT3 R will be Earl Bamber, Timo Bernhard and … Continue reading

Redline Racing Continue Impressive Porsche Sprint Challenge GB Campaign

Redline Racing added three more podium finishes to their impressive tally in the 2020 Porsche Sprint Challenge GB as Archie Hamilton and Nigel Rice took home silverware from Donington Park this past weekend (19/20 September). The fourth round of the inaugural Sprint Challenge GB season saw the championship return for a second visit of the … Continue reading

Redline Racing Take Double Porsche Carrera Cup GB Class Victory At Thruxton

Redline Racing’s John Ferguson recorded a superb pair of class race wins as the team encountered some high-speed thrills and spills in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB at Thruxton this past weekend (19/20 September). With top speeds of 164mph and an average lap time of over 110mph, Thruxton certainly lives up to its title of … Continue reading

Porsche sends no Le Mans participants to the Nürburgring

Porsche has decided to send only a reduced number of participants to tackle the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. This affects the factory-contracted racing drivers as well as members of Porsche Motorsport and Manthey-Racing who worked at the 24 Hours of Le Mans last weekend. The reason behind this decision is that three people have … Continue reading

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