Patrick Pilet

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A legendary 50th anniversary livery for the three GPX Racing Porsches

In 1970, three Porsche 908/3s entered by John Wyer in the Gulf colours raced in the Targa Florio in three distinct liveries and two of them scored a resounding double! Fifty years later, GPX Racing is preparing to enter three Porsche 911 GT3 Rs decorated in an evolution of this iconic design. All the elements … Continue reading

KCMG finish as highest placed Porsche at the Nürburgring on maiden weekend together

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) scored two top 10 overall finishes at the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS, previously VLN) double header on its maiden weekend with Porsche, finishing as the best-placed of the German marque’s cars on Sunday as preparations for this year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours began. Utilising the Porsche 911 GT3 R around the Nordschleife … Continue reading

KCMG begins road to Nürburgring 24 Hours with Porsche at NLS 2&3

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) will begin its preparations for the 2020 Nürburgring 24 Hours this weekend at the second and third round of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS, previously VLN) with two Porsche 911 GT3 R. Competing with the historic German manufacturer for the first time at the Nordschleife, KCMG aims to build on the … Continue reading

GPX Racing is set to take on Europe and the world

The GPX Racing team is unveiling a double programme in the GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup and the Intercontinental GT Challenge with 100% Pro teams and reinforced allegiance to Porsche and the 911 GT3 R. The names of the driver line-ups announced today to race in the GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup show … Continue reading

Porsche tackles endurance classic at Le Mans with top crews

The driver crews are set: Porsche goes trophy hunting in the GTE-Pro class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in mid-June with 12 drivers. Four Porsche 911 RSR (2019 model year) will be driven by successful Porsche works drivers and Young Professionals. Lining up on the grid are the current WEC world drivers’ champions … Continue reading

Matt Campbell secures first pole position for Porsche at Bathurst

An ideal qualifying for the Porsche customer team Absolute Racing at the opening round of this year’s Intercontinental GT Challenge: Porsche works driver Matt Campbell (Australia, No. 911) turned the fastest lap of the day (2:03.554 minutes) in qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour, thus handing Porsche its first pole position at the Mount Panorama … Continue reading