The Porsche GT Team has qualified for the Hyperpole, the final qualifying session at Le Mans, with the two 911 RSR. The six fastest cars from each of the four classes take part in this decisive shootout for the best grid spots on Friday.
The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team tackle the hotly contested GTE-Pro class featuring red-white and black-white liveries – to commemorate the first of 19 overall victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans 50 years ago.
A race at its North American home track, Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta (MRRA), might be just what the Porsche GT Team needs to capture its first race victory of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Porsche and Michelin have been collaborating closely in motorsport for more than 20 years. Now, they’re extending their cooperation to include Esports racing – additionally boosting the appeal of virtual racing.
When the Porsche 935-19 was unveiled to the world at Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI, Jeff Zwart began to formulate a plan to take the Porsche 911 road car-based motorsport model up the iconic mountain in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
With 22 overall and 78 class wins in the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the success Porsche has enjoyed at Daytona in January is well known. Slightly less well recognized is the German marque’s record at the sports car races held on the Daytona International Speedway road course in the month of July.
In episode nine of the “Inside E” podcast, Rogers discusses his origins in motorsport, his move from real to virtual motor racing, the parallels and differences between both worlds, and his collaboration with the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer.