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Porsche congratulates Motor Sport Legend Hans Herrmann

Hans Herrmann, one of the most successful and popular racing drivers to join the Porsche AG works team, will be celebrating his 90th birthday this year on February 23. The endurance and Monoposto specialist, born in Stuttgart in 1928, is regarded as one of the most reliable and consistent race drivers of all time. In … Continue reading

Champions, young guns and Supercar racers highlight 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia Pro series

A fast-paced Pro field will grace the Porsche Wilson Security Carrera Cup Australia grid next week as the all-Porsche championship lines up for the season opening Adelaide 500. The 2018 Pro class features a strong blend of former Supercar racers, seasoned Porsche drivers and several young guns eager to assert themselves as 2018 front-runners. Leading … Continue reading

A clear focus on motorsport: the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS

The Porsche Motorsport department is proud to present its latest project at the Geneva Motor Show; the new 911 GT3 RS. Following in the revered tradition of RS (RennSport) derivatives of the 911 coupe, the new model combines a race car chassis and a track-proven, high-revving, naturally-aspirated, four-litre engine to set a new benchmark for … Continue reading

Porsche Top 5 – Most iconic motorsport models with Derek Bell

In this week’s episode former race driver Derek Bell goes on a historical journey through the best decades of sportscar racing. Note: Contrary to what is stated in the film, the 917 KH has an output of 600 hp and the 962 C a displacement of 3.0 l. Photo. Porsche

GT3 Cup Challenge – Middle East: Season 9, Round 4, Race 2 at Yas Marina Circuit Video

Britain’s Tom Oliphant has boosted his chances of a first series win in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East by winning the second race of Round 4 at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The fine victory extends Oliphant’s lead in the championship to 19 points with only four races remaining in Season 9. … Continue reading

Test Time: 16 Porsche Racers To Get Pre-Season Sebring Test This Week

Sixteen (16) Porsches come to Sebring, Florida for IMSA’s open test at Sebring International Raceway on February 20 – 23. Testing on the bumpy 17-turn track has been ongoing for many teams but this is the first official IMSA-sanctioned test for all these classes in preparation for the March 17 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of … Continue reading