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North America at Le Mans: Four of 10 Porsche 911 RSRs Entered for 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans Have United States Connections

Porsche will field 10 Porsche 911 RSRs in this year’s running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans and North America will play heavily in that mix. Four of the ten have direct connections to teams and drivers based in the United States. The overall tally includes four factory cars in the LMGTE-Pro class and … Continue reading

Park Place In Place: Lindsey Announces WEC and Le Mans Plans

Park Place Motorsports will be sharing its talent with German race team, Project One for the Super Season of FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). Park Place Motorsports drivers Patrick Lindsey (Santa Barbara, California) and Jörg Bergmeister (Germany) are to race in both the FIA WEC and the four IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship endurance events. Egidio … Continue reading

Triple debut for Project 1 Motorsport

For the first time in team history, Project 1 Motorsport ventures into the FIA World Endurance Championship. In close cooperation with Porsche, the team from Lohne will be using a Porsche 911 RSR in 2018. A trio of international drivers, consisting of Jörg Bergmeister, Patrick Lindsey and Egidio Perfetti, will be driving the car. Both … Continue reading

Ten Porsche 911 RSR on the 2018 Le Mans entry list

An entry list of 60 cars for this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans has been revealed today at the Rétromobile Show in Paris France. A total of 10 Porsche 911 RSR are included in the entry. In the LMGTE Pro class the Porsche GT team have four cars, while in the LMGTE Am class there are … Continue reading

Silverstone 2017 Porsche Photo-Shoot

On this grey Sunday afternoon it was a good opportunity to go through some of the pictures we took last year, and publish them. Other photo-shoots taken during the year are on our other website sportscarracingnews.com Thank you Silverstone, the marshals, motor clubs and entrants who make all this possible. We hope you like the pictures. … Continue reading

Technical Review of the Porsche 911 RSR

The Roar Before the Rolex 24 open test for IMSA cars at Daytona International Speedway, January 5 – 7, marks the one-year anniversary of the official competition debut of the current Porsche 911 RSR. Over the course of the year, much information and success flowed on the new-for-2017 racecar