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Nürburgring Endurance Series

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Porsche racing cars dominate the grid at the Nürburgring

When more than 100 racing cars take off into the 24-hour adventure through the ‘Green Hell’ on Saturday at 3.30 pm, one marque, in particular, will stand in the spotlight: Porsche. Almost a third of the participating vehicles bear the crest of the sports car specialists from Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen. No other brand is more strongly represented. … Continue reading

The Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR with new natural-fibre composite body kit

The Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR will tackle this year’s Nürburgring 24-hour race featuring a complete body kit made of natural-fibre composite materials for the first time. Since early 2019, Porsche manufactured the two doors and the rear wing of the small series racing vehicle out of a natural-fibre mix, sourced primarily from renewable … Continue reading

Edoardo Liberati set for the Nürburgring 24 Hours

Edoardo Liberati is set to race for the second consecutive year the 24 Hours of Nürburgring that marks this weekend, 26th/27th September, its 48th edition. The Italian racer will share driving duties with team-mates Josh Burdon, Alexandre Imperatori, Dennis Olsen in one of the two Porsche 911 GT3 R cars fielded by KCMG. After claiming … Continue reading

Strong Porsche driver line-up for 911 GT3 R campaign at the Nürburgring

In consultation with its customer teams, Porsche has made a last-minute change to its driver line-up for the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. New to the crew driving the 911 GT3 R are two outright Le Mans winners and endurance champions: the brand ambassador Timo Bernhard (Germany) and Earl Bamber (New Zealand). In addition, the … Continue reading

Falken Motorsports adjusts driver line up for Nürburgring 24 Hours

Following Porsche’s decision to compete in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring with a reduced number of participants, Falken Motorsports has adjusted the driver line-up for this weekend’s race. Porsche works drivers Thomas Preining (#33) and Matteo Cairoli (#44), who were both to drive for Falken, are no longer able to attend. The decision means … Continue reading

KCMG driver update for the Nürburgring 24 Hours

After positive COVID-19 tests came back from within Manthey Racing, KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) drivers for the 2020 Nürburgring 24 Hours Romain Dumas, Patrick Pilet and Richard Lietz were withdrawn from the race by Porsche as a precaution. Taking their places in the #18 Porsche 911 GT3 R will be Earl Bamber, Timo Bernhard and … Continue reading

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