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Perfect start to the new year for Team NZ

A couple of minutes after the clock had ticked over to 1800, just as the sun was setting and the dusk was rolling over Chang International Circuit, Graeme Dowsett gunned the #77 Team NZ Porsche 997 GT3 out of Turn 12 and down the couple of hundred metres to the finishline for the 188th time that … Continue reading

Podium finish for Manthey Racing in the 24H DUBAI

The Black Falcon Mercedes-AMG GT3 (#2, Abdulaziz Al Faisal / Hubert Haupt / Yelmer Buurman / Gabriele Piana) has won the 2018 Hankook 24H DUBAI, the 13th running of the annual event that, at one point, had looked likely to be won by the sister#3 entry. Abdulaziz Al Faisal drove the #2 Mercedes-AMG across the … Continue reading

Oliphant Takes Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East Championship Lead With Landmark Win

Tom Oliphant has written his name into the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East history books after taking victory in the championship’s milestone one hundredth race at the Dubai Autodrome this past weekend (8/9 December). After

Oliphant Launches 2017/18 Middle East Campaign With Brilliant Bahrain Victory

Tom Oliphant has made a triumphant return to the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East, taking a stunning first victory in the series during the opening rounds of the 2017/18 campaign around the Bahrain International Circuit (17/18 November). Racing

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

Porsche GT drivers second in the world championship

At the six-hour race on the Bahrain International Circuit, Richard Lietz (Austria) and Frédéric Makowiecki (France) secured second place in the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC. With the 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR, they finished fourth in the GTE-Pro class at the season