Intercontinental GT Challenge

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Porsche 911 GT3 R finish eleventh and twelfth in the Suzuka 10 Hours

Craft-Bamboo Racing and Manthey-Racing finished the ten-hour race in Suzuka on positions eleven and twelve with the Porsche 911 GT3 R. Kévin Estre (France), Laurens Vanthoor (Belgium) and Mathieu Jaminet (France) crossed the finish line at round three of the Intercontinental GT Challenge in Japan directly in front of Romain Dumas, Frédéric Makowiecki (both France) … Continue reading

Best Porsche 911 GT3 R starts Suzuka 10 Hours from sixth on the grid

The Porsche 911 GT3 R fielded by the Manthey-Racing team takes up the Suzuka 10 Hours from the third grid row. The Porsche works drivers Romain Dumas, Frédéric Makowiecki (both France) and Dirk Werner (Germany) planted the number 911 customer vehicle on P6 for round three of the Intercontinental GT Challenge in Japan. Thirty-seven-year-old Makowiecki … Continue reading

Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific prepared to tackle Suzuka 10 Hours

Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific will provide comprehensive support to Craft-Bamboo Racing’s effort in this weekend’s Intercontinental GT Challenge Suzuka 10 Hours, as well as offering on-site assistance to four other Porsche entries. The event will mark the third partnership with the Hong Kong-based outfit in the last year, following the 2017 FIA GT World Cup … Continue reading

Porsche customer teams contest endurance highlight in the Far East

Five Porsche 911 GT3 R racers will tackle the Suzuka 10 Hours on 26 August. For the first time, the 47th running of the Summer Endurance Race on Japan’s Grand Prix circuit counts towards the Intercontinental GT Challenge. Manthey-Racing, Craft-Bamboo Racing and Black Swan Racing will each field one 911 GT3 R, with D’station Racing … Continue reading

Best Porsche 911 GT3 R Starts the 24 Hours of Spa from the Sixth row

The best-placed Porsche 911 GT3 R tackles the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps from the sixth grid row. In the hotly contested Super Pole, contested by the top 20 qualifiers and only one driver per team, Laurens Vanthoor (Belgium) lapped the tradition-steeped 7.004-kilometre racetrack at the wheel of the #117 nine-eleven in 2:19.894 minutes. With this … Continue reading

Craft-Bamboo Racing Secures Two Le Mans Winners for Suzuka 10 Hour Line-up

Craft-Bamboo Racing has secured two recent 24 Hours of Le Mans winners for their Suzuka 10 Hour driver line-up. This announcement comes only five days after Laurens Vanthoor and Kevin Estre took victory in the GTE Pro class at the world famous 24 Hours of Le Mans in the world’s most iconic Porsche, the ‘Pink … Continue reading