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Wright Motorsports to Enter 2018 IMSA WeatherTech Competition with Patrick Long and Christina Nielsen

Wright Motorsports will be returning to endurance competition in 2018 with a full-season IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship entry. Sharing the seat of a GT Daytona (GTD) class Porsche 911 GT3 R will be reigning two-time GTD champion, Christina Advertisements

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A Successful Maiden Season for Newest Porsche 911 Racer

The Porsche 911 RSR, which Porsche factory efforts campaigned in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in North America and the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) internationally, was a completely new development for 2017. In its debut season, the

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Fritz Enzinger and Andreas Seidl take a look back at the Porsche LMP1 programme

For half a decade, almost everything in the lives of the Porsche LMP Team members revolved around the Porsche 919 Hybrid and the company’s successful return to the top category at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. On November 18, … Continue reading

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Three time Le Mans winners bid a fond farewell to the WEC

With two podium finishes at the last round in Bahrain, the Porsche LMP Team bid a fond farewell to the FIA World Endurance Championship. Drivers Earl Bamber (NZ), Timo Bernhard (DE) and Brendon Hartley (NZ), who were crowned world champions … Continue reading

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Porsche GT drivers second in the world championship

At the six-hour race on the Bahrain International Circuit, Richard Lietz (Austria) and Frédéric Makowiecki (France) secured second place in the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC. With the 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR, they finished fourth in the GTE-Pro … Continue reading

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Porsche GT drivers face catch-up race in WEC title fight

In the qualifying for the six-hour race in Bahrain – the season finale of the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC – Richard Lietz (Austria) and Frédéric Makowiecki (France) clocked the sixth fastest time in the strongly represented GTE-Pro class. … Continue reading

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