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Legge, Nielsen to Finish IMSA Season in No. 88 Team Hardpoint EBM Porsche

In an announcement appropriate for International Women’s Day, Katherine Legge and Christina Nielsen were named Monday to complete the 2021 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season together in the No. 88 Team Hardpoint EBM Porsche 911 GT3R. Coinciding with that news is that the team is expanding to a two-car effort for the remainder of the … Continue reading

Porsche teams in top form in the early phase of the 24 Hours of Spa

Porsche’s customer teams are lying in promising positions after the first four hours of the endurance race at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. In the early stages of the 24-hour class in the Ardennes, last year’s winner Michael Christensen from Denmark, Austria’s Richard Lietz and Frenchman Kévin Estre have made particularly impressive progress. After the first four … Continue reading

Seven Porsche 911 GT3 R qualify for the Super Pole at Spa

Porsche’s customer teams showed excellent form during qualifying for the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. At the rainy session in Belgium, seven 911 GT3 R made it into the Super Pole. The 20 fastest vehicles from today’s qualification will take part in Friday’s final shootout for the top grid spots, which begins at 6:20 pm (CEST). … Continue reading

Wylie claims maiden overall Porsche Carrera Cup GB podium

Ross Wylie chose the perfect venue to record his first-ever Porsche Carrera Cup GB outright podium – the “Dumfries Dueller” claiming third place at his “home” Knockhill race track yesterday (30 Aug). Competing at the Fife circuit for the first time in three years, the Dumfries & Galloway race ace also bagged fifth place at … Continue reading

Strong Texas Contingent Leads Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Series Into COTA as Championship Duels Continue

The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama series is entering the final stretch of the 2016 championship season with Rounds 13 and 14 on Sept. 14-16 at Circuit of the Americas. Competitors in one of Porsche’s 20 single-make Cup

Porsche one-two in ADAC GT Masters race 1 at the Nürburgring

The Porsche duo of David Jahn (25, DEU) and Kévin Estre (27, F, both KÜS TEAM75 Bernhard) celebrated their second victory of the 2016 ADAC GT Masters in the first of two races at the Nürburgring. “At the moment, things are going really well,” said Jahn, who had already shared the top rung of the … Continue reading