Romain Dumas

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Porsche sends no Le Mans participants to the Nürburgring

Porsche has decided to send only a reduced number of participants to tackle the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. This affects the factory-contracted racing drivers as well as members of Porsche Motorsport and Manthey-Racing who worked at the 24 Hours of Le Mans last weekend. The reason behind this decision is that three people have … Continue reading

KCMG targeting the podium at first Nürburgring 24 Hours with Porsche

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) heads to the Nordschleife for its first Nürburgring 24 Hours with the Porsche 911 GT3 R this weekend, following a successful Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS, previously VLN) campaign. In its debut season with the German manufacturer, KCMG will attempt the 24 Hours for just the second time, the annual event being … Continue reading

KCMG recovers to score top 10 in NLS 5

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) recovered from a difficult qualifying to finish ninth in the fifth round of the 2020 Nürburgring Langstrecken-Serie (NLS, previously VLN). The six-hour race is the highlight of the NLS season and marks the final round before the famous Nürburgring 24 Hours, which KCMG will attempt in three weeks’ time. Both cars … Continue reading

Lessons learned by Porsche at rehearsal for the 24-hour highlight on the ’Ring

Round five of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS) concluded on Saturday with positions nine and ten for the two best-placed Porsche contenders. The season highlight of the NLS also served as the final test run before the 24-hour race on the storied racetrack, which has been postponed to September 26-27. Over the last few metres … Continue reading

KCMG makes final N24 preparations at NLS 5

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) makes its final preparations for the Nürburgring 24 Hours this weekend during round five of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS, previously VLN). The Hong Kong squad impressed in its first two series outings in the Porsche 911 GT3 R, having finished as the best of the German marque’s cars during the … Continue reading

KCMG shows strong performance as N24 preparations continue

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) put in a strong performance at round four of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS, previously VLN) as preparations for the 24 Hours continue, finishing as the top two Porsches after qualifying on the front row and leading early on. Starting in damp conditions on slick tyres, the #18 Porsche 911 GT3 … Continue reading

KCMG aims to capitalise on strong start with Porsche at NLS 4

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) looks to build on its positive first outing with the Porsche 911 GT3 R during round four of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS, previously VLN) this weekend. The Hong Kong squad competed with the storied German manufacturer at the Nordschleife for the first time during the NLS 2/3 double header earlier … Continue reading

GT World Challenge Europe podium for GPX Racing

Since the beginning of July the GPX Racing team has announced a title in e-sport and unveiled a legendary livery. To these it has just added a marvellous podium clinched by three flesh and blood drivers on the iconic Imola circuit. The 2020 GT World Challenge Europe season has finally got under way. The two … Continue reading

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