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Memorial Day Tradition: Porsche Customer Teams Triple for PWC SprintX at Lime Rock

The Memorial Day holiday has long been the traditional highpoint weekend for motorsports. The Indianapolis 500 will have its 102nd “Sweepstakes”, NASCAR will run its longest race, 600-miles at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Formula One will bask in the glory of the streets of Monaco and the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) will run twin 60-minute races … Continue reading

Christensen Podium Pair: Porsche Works Driver Takes Second and Third in PWC Races in Canada

Porsche factory driver Michael Christensen (Denmark) was the top Porsche finisher in both the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) races at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) on May 19 and 20. Christensen drove the No. 24 Alegra Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 R to a second-place finish in the first 50-minute feature on Saturday in changing weather … Continue reading

Blancpain GT class podium for the Porsche 911 GT3 R at Silverstone

The Porsche customer team Herberth Motorsport scored a podium spot at round two of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at Silverstone (UK). On Sunday, the all-German line-up of Jürgen Häring, Edward-Lewis Brauner and Wolfgang Triller secured third in the Am-class. Manthey-Racing narrowly missed out on a top ten placing. The three Porsche works drivers … Continue reading

Undefeated: Robichon’s Race 2 Win Puts Him Four-for-Four in Porsche GT3 Cup Canada

Zach Robichon’s dominance continues. Coming off a flag-to-flag victory in Race 1 for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama on Saturday, Robichon in the No. 98 Mark Motors Porsche repeated his performance Sunday to sweep the weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Starting from the pole, Robichon jumped to an early … Continue reading

Robichon Bests Mother Nature, Field for Porsche GT3 Cup Canada Victory

With heavy fog and light rain looming over Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP), Zach Robichon overcame the elements to take the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama victory on Saturday afternoon. Starting in the pole position proved to be crucial for Robichon, who opened a gap over the rest of the field … Continue reading

Iconic 911 race car flies the flag for Porsche Classic services

A restored 1965 Porsche 911 race car will take to the race circuits of Britain and Europe this year in celebration of the 70th anniversary of Porsche sports cars and highlight the Porsche Classic programme for older models. The innovative programme is managed by Porsche Cars GB and underlines the commitment of the Stuttgart sports … Continue reading