Sepang. It was an emotional weekend of ups and downs for FAW T2M’s Will Bamber as he executed a clean victory in Round 8 after being unable to finish the race in Round 7, bolstering his championship chances and recovering from tough luck the previous day.
Sepang. Just when the competition looked like it couldn’t get any closer for the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia championship, Team Formax’s Chris van der Drift stormed through Sepang International Circuit to take a critical win in Round 7 that puts him on top after both table leaders were sent spinning after a Turn 1 collision.
Sepang. It‘s a dead heat for the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia championship table going into mid-season. After a perfect score in Round 5 and 6, FAW T2M’s Will Bamber is now head-to-head with early-season dominator Martin Ragginger of Team Porsche Holding, with the two preparing to faceoff in a critical tie-breaker during Round 7 and 8 at Sepang International Circuit from July 21 to 23.
The Carrera Cup Asia is setting out to find the next young star, giving fledgling talent across the region the unparalleled chance to show their skills and become part of the region's premier motorsport series.
The new 911 GT3 Cup (Type 991 II) is a masterful machine built to deliver optimum performance, durability and safety for drivers. Based on the 911 GT3 street production vehicle, the new Cup car – which will debut in the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia in the 2018 season – delivers staggeringly higher performance on the track.
Zhuhai. It was a weekend of fierce fights for Porsche’s 9 entries in China GT as heavy rains at Zhuhai International Circuit wet the way for a wild Round 3 on Saturday, followed by a dry and dramatic Round 4 on Sunday.
Zhuhai. The battle continues for Porsche as a crew of ultra-talented drivers head to Zhuhai International Circuit for Round 3 and 4 of the China GT and Porsche GT3 Cup Trophy on Saturday and Sunday.
Bangsaen. It was a perfect race weekend for FAW T2 Motorsport’s Will Bamber after the young driver completed his second lights-to-flag victory in Round 6 at the Bangsaen Street Circuit on Sunday.
Bangsaen. It was a rough ride to victory for FAW T2 Motorsport’s Will Bamber who seized a lights-to-flag victory in Round 5 at Bangsaen with a fine exhibition of focused driving as the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia made its debut on one of the most unforgiving tracks seen so far this season.
Bangsaen. The Porsche Carrera Cup Asia’s 2017 season is well underway as the series prepares for its fiery debut at the Bangsaen Street Circuit in Thailand for Round 5 and 6 from June 30 –July 2.
Suzuka. Two days of intense racing at Round 5 and 6 Blancpain GT Series Asia at Suzuka International Circuit witnessed Porsche drivers eke out their first podium of the season in GT3 while heated action in GT4 saw rivals exchange two hard-fought victories.
Stuttgart. At 18:30 on Saturday evening the Le Mans 24-Hours looked over for the Porsche 919 Hybrid of Earl Bamber (NZ), Timo Bernhard (DE) and Brendon Hartley (NZ). Their car had no front axle drive anymore, was repaired for 1.05 hours and rejoined the race 18 laps behind. But the 85th running of the endurance classic in Le Mans produced such dramatic changes that the impossible ultimately came true: After an enormous effort, the trio sliced through the field from 56th position to overall victory. For Le Mans record holder Porsche, it is the 19th overall win in the world’s toughest race and the third in a row meaning the German manufacturer can now keep the famous trophy.