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Porsche aims to repeat last season’s Sebring IMSA victory

Porsche would like to repeat last year’s major success at the upcoming IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race in Sebring (USA). The factory team will field two ca. 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR in the venerable twelve-hour race in Florida. Like at the season-opening round in Daytona (USA), the vehicles in the GTLM category will sport … Continue reading

Porsche Holds Unprecedented Spot with IMSA and Sebring

In 50 years of International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) history, Porsche stands as the only manufacturer to enter every sports car race under the Florida-based sanctioning body’s banner. Longevity alone could account for the marque’s place at the top of all the major record columns for auto manufacturers. However, “just being there” isn’t what Porsche … Continue reading

How the Porsche GT Team prepared for the 12 Hours Of Sebring video

Mobil 1 The Grid joined Porsche GT Team during the recent Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring for a behind-the-scenes look at how the team goes racing. Hear from Team Manager Morgan Brady, Lead Mechanic Phil Reinhard and drivers Gianmaria Bruni, Laurens Vanthoor, Earl Bamber, Nick Tandy, Patrick Pilet and Frederic Makowiecki throughout the weekend, … Continue reading

Team Spirit – Porsche GT Team’s Push To Regain The IMSA Championship Crown video

After a testing season in 2017, Porsche GT Team will be fighting to regain their title as champions in arguably the most competitive category in racing this season, with the marque again fielding two 911 RSRs in the North American-based IMSA series. Mobil 1 The Grid caught up with the drivers of the #911 and … Continue reading

Nielsen, Wright Motorsports Increase IMSA WeatherTech Championship Points at Sebring

Christina Nielsen’s second race with Wright Motorsports resulted in a sixth-place finish at the famously difficult Sebring International Raceway. Her co-drivers Patrick Long, Mathieu Jaminet and Robert Renauer powered through the Mobil 12 Hours of Sebring in the team’s No. 58 Porsche Consulting/Porsche Digital Porsche 911 GT3 R. Valuable points were added to the Wright … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Overcomes Challenges at the Twelve Hours of Sebring

After a difficult start to the 66th annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, Wright Motorsports bounced back from two laps down and earned a sixth place finish for the No. 58 Porsche Consulting/Porsche Digital Porsche 911 GT3 R of Patrick Long, Christina Nielsen, Mathieu Jaminet and Robert Renauer. After qualifying eleventh in the GT-Daytona … Continue reading

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