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Porsche hands over 919 Hybrid mock-up to French automobile club

An exhibit from Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen arrives in France: On Saturday, 19 September, Fritz Enzinger, Vice President Motorsport at Porsche, handed over a 919 Hybrid mock-up to the President of the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO), Pierre Fillon. The presentation took place on the start and finishing straight before the official start of the 88th edition of … Continue reading

The 24 Minutes of Le Mans Video

This is the chance to get your hands on a piece of Porsche Motorsport history: The “24 Minutes of Le Mans“ are our tribute to the 919 Hybrid. A vinyl, crafted from the tyres of this legendary race car, filled with 24 breathtaking stories from the history of Porsche in Le Mans – with contributions … Continue reading

Porsche 919 Tribute Tour – Highlight Video

After retiring from endurance racing the 919 Hybrid travelled the world once more. It drove through entire cities, broke an impossible record and created glamorous moments. This was the 919 Tribute Tour. And it ends here. What stays? Far more than memories: the legend may retire, but it’s spirit lives on in every single Porsche.

Final destination Zuffenhausen: Porsche 919 Hybrid drives from Weissach to the Porsche Museum

 A convoy that compares to none: This morning the Porsche 919 Hybrid entered the Porsche Museum with the utmost class. Escorted and approved by the authorities, Mark Webber and Marc Lieb drove two Le Mans prototypes from Porsche’s research and development centre in Weissach to the Museum in Zuffenhausen. The two drivers did 25 kilometres … Continue reading

Veteran Racers – Romain Dumas, Timo Bernhard & Marc Lieb On Being Part Of The Porsche Family Video

Timo Bernhard, Romain Dumas & Marc Lieb have all achieved huge success on the sportscar scene with Porsche, including victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans aboard the manufacturer’s mighty 919 Hybrid. Mobil 1 The Grid caught up with the trio at the recent 24 Hours of Spa – which they contested in customer … Continue reading

Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo takes track record at Spa-Francorchamps

Today, on April 9, an evo version of the Le Mans winning Porsche 919 Hybrid established a new track record at Spa-Francorchamps. Porsche works driver Neel Jani lapped the 7.004 kilometre long Belgian Grand Prix Circuit in the Ardennes mountains in 1:41.770 minutes. The 34 year old Swiss has beaten the previous record by 0.783 … Continue reading

70 years of Porsche to be celebrated at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood today announces that Porsche is to be the honoured marque at the Festival of Speed, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary. The announcement coincides with the famous Stuttgart sports car manufacturer celebrating the 70th anniversary of the creation of its very first sports car – the 356. “Porsche has been one of our … Continue reading

Fritz Enzinger and Andreas Seidl take a look back at the Porsche LMP1 programme

For half a decade, almost everything in the lives of the Porsche LMP Team members revolved around the Porsche 919 Hybrid and the company’s successful return to the top category at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. On November 18, the most advanced hybrid racing car of its time took to the track for the … Continue reading

Three time Le Mans winners bid a fond farewell to the WEC

With two podium finishes at the last round in Bahrain, the Porsche LMP Team bid a fond farewell to the FIA World Endurance Championship. Drivers Earl Bamber (NZ), Timo Bernhard (DE) and Brendon Hartley (NZ), who were crowned world champions two weeks ago, finished second in what was an

First day of practice in Bahrain for Porsche: A demanding start to the final race weekend

The final race weekend for the Porsche LMP Team and the 919 Hybrid has kicked off in Bahrain. In the first two free practice sessions for the last round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship Neel Jani (CH), André Lotterer (DE) and Nick Tandy (GB) came third and fourth respectively. The new