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Harry King produces dominant display on Bahrain guest outing

Harry King brought the curtain down on his 2022 racing campaign with a fine double victory on his debut in the Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East. On the back of a strong season on track, the talented Briton made the long journey to Bahrain to take up a guest drive in the opening round of … Continue reading

Porsche Carrera Cup Australia Champion to race with Lechner Racing in Bahrain

Recently crowned Australian Carrera Cup Champion, Harri Jones, will join Lechner Racing this weekend for the first round of Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East in Bahrain. Just two days after claiming the 2022 Porsche Paynter Dixon Carrera Cup Australia Championship at the Gold Coast 500, the Sunshine Coast based 23-year-old headed to the airport to … Continue reading

Season 11 of Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East starts in lively fashion in Sakhir

Bahrain International Circuit played host to the opening round of Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East Season 11, with 13 drivers from nine different countries taking part in three races across the weekend. Serving as the official support race to the FIA World Endurance Championship, the opening round was one of the most exhilarating in the … Continue reading

Porsche tackles last race of the FIA WEC year as championship leaders

Porsche intends to conclude its extremely successful 2019 motorsport season with another highlight at the eight-hour race of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in Bahrain on 14 December. The sports car manufacturer from Stuttgart holds a convincing lead in the world championship after the new Porsche 911 RSR claimed a one-two at Silverstone (Great … Continue reading

Besler dominates Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East final round of Season 10

Season 10 of the Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East drew to a close this afternoon with the final race of a thrilling edition. Acting as the official support race to the 2019 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, the international grid of drivers competed in front of a sell-out crowd at the … Continue reading

Omani Al Faisal Al Zubair clinches second Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East title

Young Omani driving sensation Al Faisal Al Zubair reclaimed his crown today as champion of the Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East. After battling through a tough opening race in Round 6 at the Bahrain International Circuit, Al Zubair’s lead cannot be caught even with one race to go as the official support race … Continue reading

Final round of Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East heads to Sakhir

Two races scheduled over two days as part of the 2019 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, will mark the final round of the Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East Season 10. With 14 of the 16-race season complete, Omani driver Al Faisal Al Zubair goes into Round 6 knowing that victory in … Continue reading

Berkay Besler claims first Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East series win

Bahrain’s speed weekend lived up to its name with more thrilling racing on day two of Round 5 in Sakhir. Needing to finish the weekend with a lead of 50 points or more to claim a consecutive title, reigning champion Al Faisal Al Zubair fell just short due to some ferocious driving from Turkey’s Besler … Continue reading

J.B. Simmenauer wins thrilling Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East opening race in Sakhir

After a contest packed with drama on the track, 18-year-old J.B. Simmenauer emerged victorious claiming the chequered flag in the opening race of Round 5 at the Bahrain International Circuit. In just his second win of the series, the young driver showed why he’s widely considered one of the hottest prospects in the Porsche BWT … Continue reading

Penultimate round of Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East heads to Sakhir

Round 5 of the Porsche BWT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East returns to Bahrain this weekend, with three races scheduled over two days at the iconic Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir. With 11 of the 16-race season complete, Omani star driver Al Faisal Al Zubair goes into Round 5 knowing a strong weekend of racing will … Continue reading