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Porsche GT Team starts the Le Mans 24 Hours from the second grid row

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team will take up this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans from the second grid row. In the Hyperpole session, the two works drivers Frédéric Makowiecki from France and Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium planted the two ca. 378 kW (515 PS) 911 racers on positions three … Continue reading

LMGTE Am Hyperpole for Ferrari at Le Mans

In the thirty-minute Hyperpole, the “restricted” challenge for pole position, introduced in 2020, the six Ferraris involved monopolised the front row in the LMGTE Am class, with Vincent Abril achieving the Maranello marque’s second ever Hyperpole after Luzich Racing’s win just two years ago. LMGTE Pro. James Calado and Antonio Fuoco took to the track … Continue reading

Three Porsche 911 qualify for the Hyperpole at Le Mans

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team have qualified for the Hyperpole at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Works driver Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium and Frédéric Makowiecki from France concluded the qualifying session on the 13.626-kilometre racetrack in positions one and three in the GTE-Pro class. In the GTE-Am category, the … Continue reading

Six Ferraris qualify for the Le Mans 24 Hours Hyperpole

Following the afternoon’s first free practice session, the Le Mans 24 Hours programme provided its first real challenge with the qualifying practice against the clock to determine which cars will take part in tomorrow’s scheduled Hyperpole. LMGTE Pro. The sixty-minute session was red-flagged shortly after the halfway point due to an accident involving the no. 93 … Continue reading

Ferrari looking for more Le Mans 24 Hours success

This weekend we have the 2022 edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours, the FIA World Endurance championships most famous race. Following Ferraris victories in the LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am classes last year, they will be looking for repeat success in these classes. In total there are fifteen Ferraris entered in this years race. … Continue reading

Porsche customer teams tackle Le Mans from pole position in both GT classes

Porsche customer teams have scored the perfect result in the Hyperpole of the 24 Hours of Le Mans: Dries Vanthoor turned a sensational lap in 3:46.882 minutes on Thursday evening and planted his Porsche 911 RSR fielded by HubAuto Racing on pole position in the hotly contested GTE-Pro class. The Belgian, who is the brother … Continue reading

The Porsche GT tackles 24 Hours of Le Mans from pole position

The Porsche GT Team will take up the 88th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans from pole position in the GTE-Pro class. In today’s Hyperpole, the Italian Gianmaria Bruni turned the fastest lap at the wheel of the No. 91 Porsche 911 RSR in 3:50.874 minutes. His brand colleague Michael Christensen from Denmark … Continue reading

Five Porsche 911 RSR qualify for the Hyperpole at Le Mans

The Porsche GT Team has qualified for the Hyperpole, the final qualifying session at Le Mans, with the two ca. 515 hp 911 RSR. The six fastest cars from each of the four classes take part in this decisive shootout for the best grid spots on Friday (September 18). In the 45-minute qualifying session, the … Continue reading