Ben Barker

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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

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

Porsche teams fully prepared for the Le Mans 24 Hours

On June 16, the 86th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours takes off. This weekend’s official pre-test marked the start of the critical phase for the world’s toughest automobile race. 180 drivers and 60 vehicles will fight for victory at Le Mans. With four car 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR contesting the GTE-Pro class, … Continue reading

Gulf Racing WEC Drivers for 2017

Gulf Racing’s 2017 WEC campaign plans are now being finalised at the team’s headquarters in Milton Keynes and this of course includes the three drivers who will pilot the Porsche 991 RSR GTE from the season opening race at Silverstone. Team

Porsche Junior Matteo Cairoli wins anniversary Supercup race in Monaco

The conditions in Monaco for the second round of the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup couldn’t have been more challenging: Facing torrential rain, Porsche Junior Matteo Cairoli kept cool, calm and collected to bring his Porsche 911 GT3 Cup home in first place. “To win on this extraordinary racetrack is simply the most

Podium hopes for MOMO Megatron Team Partrax at Monaco

MOMO Megatron Team Partrax is hoping for a strong weekend in the 2016 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup at Monaco. The race there is considered as the highlight of the season due to the very special atmosphere and track in the principality

Momo Megatron Team Partrax Continues Porsche Supercup Campaign

MOMO Megatron Team Partrax formally launches its 2016 campaign this weekend in Barcelona. For the fourth consecutive year, the team will be participating in the Mobil 1 Porsche Supercup Series. The prestigious one-make Championship begins its season this weekend as a support race for the Spanish F1 Grand

Barker Does Carrera Cup GB Double At Brands Hatch

Ben Barker completed a perfect day in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB at Brands Hatch today (Sunday 30 March) when he won round two of the championship. The guest driver shot ahead at the rolling start and stayed ahead as Michael Meadows chased. By finishing second

Barker Wins Carrera Cup GB Opener At Brands Hatch

Ben Barker took a resounding victory in the opening round of the Porsche Carrera Cup GB at Brands Hatch this morning (Sunday 30 March) as the race heralded the arrival of the latest Type-911 911 GT3 Cup. Guest racer