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Six Porsche 911 RSR qualify for the Hyperpole at Le Mans

In today’s Hyperpole, six Porsche 911 RSR in the GTE-Pro and GTE-Am classes get the chance to fight for the top grid spots for the Le Mans 24-hour race. The works team with drivers Kévin Estre from France and Italy’s Gianmaria Bruni wrapped up the 60-minute qualifying session on Wednesday evening in positions three and … Continue reading

WeatherTech Racing to Start Third at Road America

Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.) and Matt Campbell (Australia) will start tomorrow’s running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sportscar weekend from third on the GTLM grid.  Rainy conditions have been in the Elkhart Lake area yesterday and today. The morning practice was run in the dry with the WeatherTech Porsche 911 RSR and Matt Campbell … Continue reading

Best Porsche 911 GT3 R tackles the 24 Hours of Spa from ninth place

 The two best-placed Porsche customer teams take up the 24-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps tomorrow from positions nine and 20. In the Super Pole session on Friday evening, Porsche works driver Mathieu Jaminet turned the ninth fastest lap with GPX Racing’s 911 GT3 R. In the 20-minute shootout, the top 20 vehicles from Thursday’s qualifying competed … Continue reading

Two Porsche 911 GT3 R will fight for pole position at Spa

In qualifying for the Spa 24 Hours, two 911 GT3 R racers fielded by Porsche’s customer teams have made it into the Super Pole. The final hunt for the 20 best grid spots will be held on Friday between 7.50 am and 8.20 am (CEST). After multiple qualifying sessions, GPX Racing’s 500+PS entry emerged as … Continue reading

Third straight FIA WEC pole position for Porsche and Kévin Estre

Porsche takes up round three of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) from pole position on the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza. In the ca. 515 PS 911 RSR, works driver Kévin Estre from France turned the fastest qualifying lap on the high-speed circuit in 1:45.412 minutes. With this third consecutive top qualifying time, the Porsche … Continue reading

WeatherTech Racing Qualifies Third at Lime Rock

Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.) and Mathieu Jaminet (France) will start tomorrow’s running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Northeast Grand Prix third on the grid.  The second practice session of the day was interrupted by rain and lightning causing IMSA to stop the session. Once practice was restarted there was just 16-minutes left to run. … Continue reading