Luck was not with the Porsche customer teams at round nine of the ADAC GT Masters in Zandvoort: In a race full of incident and drama, Porsche Young Professional Mathieu Jaminet and Robert Renauer of team Precote Herberth Motorsport finished twelfth.
The Porsche GT Team fields two 911 RSR at round nine of the IMSA SportsCar Championship season on the Virginia International Raceway on 19 August.
Silverstone hosts round three of the FIA World Sports Car Championship WEC on 19 August. After scoring a double victory at Le Mans, the Porsche GT Team travels to England leading the drivers’ and manufacturers’ classifications in the GTE-Pro class.
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A silver Porsche 911 Carrera 4, model year 1989, was the last Porsche vehicle driven by Louise Piëch. It was specially designed for Ferry Porsche’s sister. And that fact stands out – particularly in the interior. Let’s take a seat for a trip back in time to the 1980s.
Fans are in for a real treat at the ADAC Rallye Deutschland contested from 16-19 August: A very special course car, the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport, will run ahead of the starter field.
Change at the top of the Taiwanese market: Mathias Busse (43), previously Chairman of the Managing Board for the Porsche Centres in Hamburg, will become the new CEO of Porsche Taiwan on September 1, 2018.
Porsche Classic is celebrating 70 years of vibrant sports car history at this year’s AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix. Showcasing the victories achieved by classic cars made in Zuffenhausen, the Nürburgring will provide the setting for another anniversary from August 10–12: the 30th anniversary of the 964 generation of the 911.
At the end of the 1970s, Jean-Claude Rude pursued his dream of becoming the fastest cyclist in the world: 240 km/h was the breathtaking speed that the French professional cyclist was aiming to beat – in the slipstream of a Porsche 935 Turbo. Racing driver Henri Pescarolo, who was behind the wheel of the Porsche still remembers it as if it were yesterday.
Porsche works drivers Timo Bernhard and Kévin Estre put in a gripping charge through the field on Saturday at the Nürburgring.
In the first six months of 2018, Porsche AG increased its operating result, revenue, deliveries and number of employees.
At round six of the PMSC, Thomas Preining turned the fastest qualifying lap in a time of 1:46.786 minutes.
The KÜS Team75 Bernhard squad has concluded the qualifying for the Spa 24-hour race on position eight. Driving for Manthey-Racing, Frédéric Makowiecki, Romain Dumas and Dirk Werner also qualified for the top-20 session.
Personnel change: Holger Peters (50) takes over as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Porsche Financial Services GmbH on August 1, 2018. He succeeds Albert Moser (67), who will leave the company and head into retirement.
Porsche has unveiled the new Macan in Shanghai. The compact SUV has been a great success since its launch in 2014, and has now been significantly enhanced in terms of its design, comfort, connectivity and driving dynamics, allowing the Macan to remain the sporty flagship in its segment.