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Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific set to take on ELMS at Imola and Bathurst 12 Hour

Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific Selected Driver Yifei Ye and Absolute Racing continue their European Le Mans Series (ELMS) campaigns this weekend as the championship returns to Imola on 13-15 May. On the other side of the world, Grove Racing will be taking on the 2022 Bathurst 12 Hour in Australia. Ye will race for Swiss … Continue reading

Best Porsche finishes fourth in the Bathurst 12 Hour, victory in the Pro-Am class

At the season opening round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge at Bathurst, Absolute Racing finished on fourth place as the best Porsche customer team. The three Porsche works drivers Matt Campbell (Australia), Mathieu Jaminet and Patrick Pilet (both France) shared driving duties in the 500+hp Porsche 911 GT3 R with the starting number 911. Three … Continue reading

Matt Campbell secures first pole position for Porsche at Bathurst

An ideal qualifying for the Porsche customer team Absolute Racing at the opening round of this year’s Intercontinental GT Challenge: Porsche works driver Matt Campbell (Australia, No. 911) turned the fastest lap of the day (2:03.554 minutes) in qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour, thus handing Porsche its first pole position at the Mount Panorama … Continue reading

Grove Racing opens 2020 racing season at Bathurst 12 Hour

Grove Motorsport’s 2020 racing season kicks off at this weekend’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour as the team makes the leap into the outright class for the Intercontinental GT Challenge season opener. The Melbourne-based outfit, a four-time winner of the race in Class B, is gearing up to tackle the Mount Panorama endurance race for the … Continue reading

Five Porsche 911 GT3 R aim for a successful start to the IGTC season at Bathurst

Porsche launches its Title Defence Mission in the Intercontinental GT Challenge at Bathurst, Australia. In 2019, the sports car manufacturer claimed the IGTC titles in the manufacturers’ and drivers’ classifications. The gruelling twelve-hour race (January 31 to February 2) traditionally marks the start of the most important championship for GT3 sports cars. In the race … Continue reading

Jaxon Evans joins David Calvert-Jones and Romain Dumas in the NED Racing EBM Porsche for Bathurst 12 Hour

Following the announcement that Craig Lowndes will team up with Earl Bamber and Laurens Vanthoor for the 2020 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, Earl Bamber Motorsport (EBM) has announced a second entry backed by Australian whiskey NED that will see 2018 Porsche PAYCE Carrera Cup Australia Champion, Jaxon Evans team up with former Le Mans 24 … Continue reading

Lowndes joins Porsche factory pairing Bamber and Vanthoor at Earl Bamber Motorsport for 2020 Bathurst 12 Hour

Multiple Bathurst 1000 winner Craig Lowndes will line up with Porsche factory team-mates Earl Bamber and Laurens Vanthoor in a Meguiar’s liveried 911 GT3 R for the 2020 Bathurst 12 Hour event. As one of the most successful drivers in history on the famed Mount Panorama circuit, Lowndes’ Bathurst resume includes seven Bathurst 1000 wins … Continue reading

Absolute Racing to make 2020 Bathurst 12 Hour assault with Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific

Following a successful maiden year in GT3 competition together, Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific customer Absolute Racing will make its Bathurst 12 Hour debut in February with the 2019-spec Porsche 911 GT3 R, running a factory line-up. After seeing out the previous generation car’s racing tenure with victory at Mount Panorama last season, its replacement will … Continue reading

Team Carrera Cup Asia collects a Bathurst 12 Hour class podium

The Team Carrera Cup Asia’s #23 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup enjoyed a positive return to the Bathurst 12 Hour, with drivers Van der Drift, Hamprecht, Jinlong and Tresidder qualifying in second around the 3.861-mile circuit. The squad lost laps early on but each of the four Porsche Carrera Cup Asia talents showed race-winning pace behind the … Continue reading

Porsche takes Intercontinental GT Challenge victory in the Bathurst 12 Hour

Porsche claimed a thrilling victory in Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli’s season opener at the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour earlier today courtesy of Earl Bamber Motorsport’s Matt Campbell, Dirk Werner and Dennis Olsen. Aston Martin finished second overall but it was Mercedes-AMG that completed the Intercontinental GT Challenge podium following a nail-biting fight between … Continue reading