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Podium finish for the Porsche GT Team in the 6 Hours of Fuji

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team have finished the 6 Hours of Fuji (Japan) in positions three and four. Works drivers Michael Christensen from Denmark and Kévin Estre from France achieved a podium result at the wheel of the No. 92 car. In the manufacturer’s classification, Porsche is just one point … Continue reading

Porsche aims to extend FIA WEC lead at the return to Fuji

Porsche travels to round five of the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC in Fuji as the series leader. The factory squad aims to clinch its third GTE-Pro class win of the season in Japan and is eager to take another step towards claiming the world title. After recovering from an illness, Richard Lietz returns to … Continue reading

Debut for the newest generation of the Porsche 911 GT3 R

The new Porsche 911 GT3 R will be unveiled to the public at this year’s 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. From the 2023 season, Porsche customer teams can campaign the new racing vehicle in worldwide motorsport events that adhere to the GT3 regulations. The vehicle is based on the latest 992-generation 911. Compared to its predecessor, … Continue reading

Double LMGTE Pro podium for AF Corse in the 6 Hours of Monza

 A well-deserved potential win for Miguel Molina and Antonio Fuoco faded in the final seconds of an intense 6 Hours of Monza, fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, forced to refuel with two laps left, in a race that nonetheless saw the pair on the podium alongside team-mates Alessandro Pier Guidi and James … Continue reading

Dempsey-Proton Racing wins the 6 Hours of Monza GTE-Am class

The Porsche 911 RSR fielded by Dempsey-Proton Racing has won the GTE-Am class at the six-hour race of the FIA WEC in Monza. In the No. 77 car, team owner Christian Ried and the two UK drivers Sebastian Priaulx and Harry Tincknell beat the opposition over the line. In the GTE-Pro class, the two works … Continue reading

LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am pole positions for Ferrari for the 6 Hours of Monza

Two 488 GTEs will lead the field away in the LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am classes at the 6 Hours of Monza, fourth round of the FIA WEC World Championship, which gets underway tomorrow at 12:00. Alessandro Pier Guidi and Sarah Bovy proved fastest in their respective categories at the end of a hard-fought session … Continue reading

Best Porsche 911 RSR tackles Monza Temple of Speed from second grid row

The best Porsche 911 RSR in the GTE-Pro class tackles the six-hour race in Monza (Italy) from position four. At the wheel of the No. 91 car, local hero Gianmaria Bruni was 0.220-seconds faster than his brand colleague Michael Christensen (Denmark). In the GTE-Am category, Christian Ried planted the No. 77 car fielded by Dempsey-Proton … Continue reading

Ferrari Le Mans Hypercar takes to the track

What happened this morning at the Fiorano circuit will go down in history. At 9:37 am, after a series of preparatory checks, two-time world endurance champion Alessandro Pier Guidi fired up the engine of the new Ferrari Le Mans Hypercar (LMH), which the Maranello-based company will use in the 2023 FIA WEC season. The Italian … Continue reading

Ferrari unveils the design of its new Le Mans Hypercar

After revealing the first features of its LMH (Le Mans Hypercar) in the run-up to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Ferrari has unveiled the prototype it will use in the top class of the FIA World Endurance Championship from 2023. “This is a very exciting moment, eagerly awaited both by the people who worked … Continue reading

Porsche aims to repeat last year’s WEC win at the Temple of Speed in Monza

Porsche travels to round four of the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC in Monza leading the series. The factory squad is determined to repeat last year’s victory in Italy. The clear goal this year is to claim the world championship title for the Porsche 911 RSR’s swan-song season in the GTE-Pro class. The Porsche works … Continue reading