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24 Hours of Le Mans

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GPX Racing clinches 3 podium finishes in three 24-hour races and is now targeting Le Mans

This year the GPX Racing team is running a double programme comprising the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and the 24H Series Championship of the Continents. Thus, it has taken part in three 24-hour races in less than two months and has been rewarded with three podium finishes for its efforts. After the squad’s second … Continue reading

Porsche remains committed to naturally aspirated engine in motorsport: Redesigned 911 RSR expected to defend world championship

Porsche puts its faith in the brand-new 911 RSR (2019 model year) to defend the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) title. The race car complying with the FIA GTE regulations is a completely new development. The vehicle from Weissach has undergone improvements in all areas and will replace the successful 911 RSR with which Porsche … Continue reading

Porsche customer team Project 1 declared class winners at Le Mans

The Porsche customer team Project 1 has won the GTE-Am class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans (France). The No. 56 Porsche 911 RSR fielded by the squad from the German town of Lohne had initially crossed the finish line in second place at the 87th edition of the endurance classic. However, at the … Continue reading

Quadruple triumph in world championship: Porsche wins all GT titles

The Porsche works drivers Michael Christensen and Kévin Estre have won the drivers’ world crown in the FIA World Endurance Championship. The successful duo from Denmark and France, who shared driving duties in the No. 92 Porsche 911 RSR at the season finale at Le Mans with Belgian Laurens Vanthoor, scored enough points at the … Continue reading

Porsche headed for podium at Le Mans 24-hour classic

Porsche maintains a steady course for the podium at the world’s toughest endurance race after two thirds of the race distance. After flawless stints during the night, the Porsche 911 RSR (#91) driven by Gianmaria Bruni (Italy), Richard Lietz (Austria) and Frédéric Makowiecki (France) at times even held the lead. The ca. 510 hp No. … Continue reading

Strong start for Porsche at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The four Porsche 911 RSR contesting the GTE-Pro class have made up several positions in the initial phase of the Le Mans 24-hour race. After the first 90 minutes of the final round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in France, the No. 93 Porsche 911 RSR lies in second place with Nick Tandy … Continue reading

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