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Five Porsche 911 GT3 R aim for a successful start to the IGTC season at Bathurst

Porsche launches its Title Defence Mission in the Intercontinental GT Challenge at Bathurst, Australia. In 2019, the sports car manufacturer claimed the IGTC titles in the manufacturers’ and drivers’ classifications. The gruelling twelve-hour race (January 31 to February 2) traditionally marks the start of the most important championship for GT3 sports cars. In the race … Continue reading

“20 Years in 20 Stories” N24 film released by Falken

Falken has released a short film that looks back at the tyre manufacturer’s participation in the Nürburgring 24 Hours. “20 Years in 20 Stories” brings the experiences of drivers, team personnel and engineers together to recount their memories at one of the most arduous races. Participants include Peter Dumbreck, Martin Ragginger, Roland Asch, Dirk Werner, … Continue reading

Porsche tackles Kyalami debut with five 911 GT3 R and a strong driver lineup

Porsche heads to the final round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge season in South Africa with a top contingent of four 911 GT3 R in the pro category, another vehicle in the amateur class and twelve drivers from the factory and junior driver squads. For the nine-hour race at the Kyalami circuit on 24 November, … Continue reading

Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific customers score Suzuka 10 Hours overall and class podiums

Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific customer team Absolute Racing scored a spectacular overall podium, with LM Corsa claiming a Pro-Am rostrum, on board the 2019-spec 500+bhp Porsche 911 GT3 R at the Suzuka 10 Hours, the penultimate round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge. 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia teams’ champions Absolute Racing used their expert … Continue reading

Porsche on the Suzuka 10 Hours podium after strong charge through the field

 Porsche has finished the ten-hour race at Suzuka (Japan) on the podium. Dirk Werner (Germany), Matt Campbell (Australia) and Dennis Olsen (Norway) mounted a charge back up the order that ultimately netted them third place at the flag. Putting in a flawless drive, the pilots of the number 912 car fielded by Absolute Racing were … Continue reading

Best Porsche 911 GT3 R starts from eleventh grid spot in Suzuka 10 Hours

The Porsche team Absolute Racing will take up round four of the Intercontinental GT Challenge from eleventh on the grid. In the pole shootout on the Formula 1 circuit at Suzuka (Japan), works driver Dirk Werner (Germany) turned the fastest Porsche lap so far this weekend in a time of 2:01.306 minutes. The German shares … Continue reading

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