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Porsche tackles the FIA WEC grand finale from pole position in the GTE-Pro class

The Porsche GT Team has clinched pole position in the GTE-Pro class at the final round of the season in Bahrain. Works driver Gianmaria Bruni from Italy set the fastest qualifying lap on the Bahrain International Circuit at the wheel of the No. 91 Porsche 911 RSR. Michael Christensen from Denmark planted the No. 92 … Continue reading

Love smashes Bathurst record to claim Porsche Carrera Cup Australia pole position

THE quickest lap in one-make Porsche history at Mount Panorama has delivered Aaron Love pole position for the seventh round of the Porsche Paynter Dixon Carrera Cup Australia Championship, at the Repco Bathurst 1000.  In what turned out to be a dramatic 10-minute dash for pole position, Love flew to the top spot with a … Continue reading

Porsche customer teams play it safe in qualifying at Road Atlanta

The Porsche customer team Pfaff Motorsports has avoided taking any risks at the final qualifying session of this year’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The Brazilian works driver turned just seven cautious laps on the 4.088-kilometre Road Atlanta track at the wheel of his Porsche 911 GT3 R decked out in the popular lumberjack livery. The … Continue reading

Harry King fastest in Porsche Supercup qualifying at Monza, pole position for Marvin Klein

Harry King turned the fastest lap in a Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup qualifying session for the first time in Monza, Italy. However, due to a penalty incurred at the previous race in Zandvoort, the UK driver will tackle the last race of the 2022 season from the fourth grid spot. Instead, pole position goes to … Continue reading

Thompson-Estep Porsche Carrera Cup North America front row start at Road America

Parker Thompson (Canada) will start on the pole position for race one of the Porsche Carrera Cup North America Presented by the Cayman Islands at Road America. The driver of the No. 9 JDX Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car lapped the 4.048-mile race course in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin in two-minutes, 8.455-seconds to score … Continue reading

Sixth row start for Iron Lynx in the 24 Hours of Spa

The Superpole of the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, the most important race of the GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS, concluded with the two Ferraris in eleventh and thirteenth place. In a session involving the top twenty qualifiers, the two Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020s of Iron Lynx, yesterday’s fastest cars, were the last … Continue reading

Ferrari 1-2 in 24 Hours of Spa qualifying

The two Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020s of Iron Lynx were fastest in qualifying at the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. This session determined the twenty cars that will take part in Superpole that will decide the starting grid. Pro. With a combined time of 2:16.920, Antonio Fuoco, Daniel Serra and Davide Rigon were the fastest in … Continue reading

Porsche teams qualify three 911 GT3 R for the 24 Hours of Spa Super Pole

The Porsche customer teams have qualified three 911 GT3 R for the Super Pole session for the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. Austrians Thomas Preining and Klaus Bachler as well as Frenchman Côme Ledogar planted the fastest 911 on position eleven. In the four 15-minute heats, they posted an average time of 2:17.594 minutes for the … Continue reading

LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am pole positions for Ferrari for the 6 Hours of Monza

Two 488 GTEs will lead the field away in the LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am classes at the 6 Hours of Monza, fourth round of the FIA WEC World Championship, which gets underway tomorrow at 12:00. Alessandro Pier Guidi and Sarah Bovy proved fastest in their respective categories at the end of a hard-fought session … Continue reading

Best Porsche 911 RSR tackles Monza Temple of Speed from second grid row

The best Porsche 911 RSR in the GTE-Pro class tackles the six-hour race in Monza (Italy) from position four. At the wheel of the No. 91 car, local hero Gianmaria Bruni was 0.220-seconds faster than his brand colleague Michael Christensen (Denmark). In the GTE-Am category, Christian Ried planted the No. 77 car fielded by Dempsey-Proton … Continue reading