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WEC Podium for Porsche at Silverstone – victory in the GTE-Am class

In a turbulent round three of the FIA World Sports Car Championship WEC at Silverstone in Great Britain, Kévin Estre from France and Michael Christensen from Denmark finished on third place at the wheel of the 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR with the number 92. The No. 91 sister car driven by Austria’s Richard Lietz … Continue reading

WEC Third grid row for Porsche at Silverstone – pole position in the GTE-Am class

At the qualifying for round three of the FIA WEC sports car championship in Silverstone/Great Britain, both Porsche 911 RSR secured the fifth and tenth grid spots in the GTE-Pro category. Under cloudy skies and in temperatures of around 20 degrees Celsius, Kevin Estre (F) and Michael Christensen (DK) were just 0.719 seconds off the … Continue reading

Double Le Mans winner Porsche travels to Silverstone

Silverstone hosts round three of the FIA World Sports Car Championship WEC on 19 August. After scoring a double victory at Le Mans, the Porsche GT Team travels to England leading the drivers’ and manufacturers’ classifications in the GTE-Pro class. A six-strong fleet of 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR will tackle the race on the … Continue reading

Porsche teams fully prepared for the Le Mans 24 Hours

On June 16, the 86th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours takes off. This weekend’s official pre-test marked the start of the critical phase for the world’s toughest automobile race. 180 drivers and 60 vehicles will fight for victory at Le Mans. With four car 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR contesting the GTE-Pro class, … Continue reading

Maris completes Ebimotors team for Le Mans

Last Thursday the line up of the drivers taking part to the 86th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans race was drawn up. This is the most important and prestigious endurance race of the world and it is organised by ACO (Automobile Club de l’Ouest) and scheduled on June 16th and 17th. Erik … Continue reading

The Talent Factory – Introducing Porsche’s Customer Racing Programme video

Porsche’s factory successes at Daytona, Sebring and Le Mans have made headlines in the sportscar world, but the German manufacturer’s customer teams are also winning regularly in the Porsche Carrera Cup, GT Masters and Blancpain GT series. Mobil 1 The Grid spoke to Manthey Racing factory driver Dirk Werner & Herberth Motorsport team owner Alfred … Continue reading