The countdown to the 24 Hours of Daytona is on. At the official “The Roar before the Rolex 24” tests, Porsche teams used the weekend to setup the new 911 RSR and the new 911 GT3 R for the long distance classic in Florida.
Porsche has recognised outstanding achievements over the 2015 season at the Night of Champions motorsport gala in Weissach on Saturday. On this occasion, the Porsche CEO, Oliver Blume, provided the first prospects for the upcoming season.
On the storied Road Atlanta circuit, Porsche has scored its first ever outright victory at the long distance classic – and secured all championship titles in the GTLM class of the United SportsChampionship.
After scoring four wins in a row, title defender Porsche has extended its lead in the Tudor United SportsCar Championship (GTLM class). On the Virginia International Raceway, Nick Tandy and Patrick Pilet won with the 911 RSR.