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Laurens Vanthoor

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SSR Performance excited for premiere at the Norisring

SSR Performance is highly motivated for a special weekend – the Munich team will compete in front of their home crowd at the street circuit of the Norisring with Laurens Vanthoor (BEL) and Dennis Olsen (NOR) in the DTM. Before the summer break begins, the fourth DTM event of the season will take place at … Continue reading

SSR Performance finishes third DTM weekend with a top 10 finish

The DTM races in Imola were sobering for the Munich team. In the first run, Laurens Vanthoor (BEL) and Dennis Olsen (NOR) were in the top 15. On Sunday they had to park their vehicles early. Race 1 The third stop of the DTM season took place this weekend in Imola, Italy. The first free … Continue reading

KCMG ready for 24 Hours of Spa return with Porsche supported entry

KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) is set to return to the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit for the 2022 TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa on 28-31 July, with a Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific-supported entry consisting of Nick Tandy, Laurens Vanthoor and Dennis Olsen. For the third successive year, the Hong-Kong based squad enters the event with factory support … Continue reading

Porsche wins the GT class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

Porsche has won the GTE-Pro class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Works driver Gianmaria Bruni from Italy, Richard Lietz from Austria and Frédéric Makowiecki from France crossed the finish line in first place after an intensive and gripping race over 350 laps. At the wheel of the No. 91 Porsche 911 RSR, the … Continue reading

Porsche GT Team fighting for the win at Le Mans

The Porsche GT Team is leading the GTE-Pro class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. After putting in strong drives through the night in their No. 92 Porsche 911 RSR, Kévin Estre, Michael Christensen and Laurens Vanthoor have built a gap at the front of more than a minute with eight hours of racing … Continue reading

Porsche GT Team starts the Le Mans 24 Hours from the second grid row

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team will take up this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans from the second grid row. In the Hyperpole session, the two works drivers Frédéric Makowiecki from France and Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium planted the two ca. 378 kW (515 PS) 911 racers on positions three … Continue reading

Three Porsche 911 qualify for the Hyperpole at Le Mans

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team have qualified for the Hyperpole at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Works driver Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium and Frédéric Makowiecki from France concluded the qualifying session on the 13.626-kilometre racetrack in positions one and three in the GTE-Pro class. In the GTE-Am category, the … Continue reading

Porsche GT Team optimises the 911 RSR setup at the official Le Mans test day

At the official pre-test, the Porsche GT Team has continued its preparations for the 90th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans (11/12 June). In the two four-hour sessions on the 13.626-kilometre Circuit des 24 Heures, both Porsche 911 RSR run by the works team turned a total of 143 laps (1,949 kilometres). On … Continue reading

Final Le Mans appearance of the two Porsche GT Team 911 RSR

Porsche has set itself a big goal for the final GTE-Pro-class race at Le Mans for the 911 RSR: The works team is determined to secure a class win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on 11/12 June. The endurance classic on the 13.626-kilometre Circuit des 24 Heures in the west of France will … Continue reading

Bitter start to the Nurburgring 24-hours for the Porsche customer teams

The two Porsche 911 GT3 R fielded by the customer teams Manthey and Toksport WRT turned heads in the early phase of the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. However, both retired early after accidents. The No. 1 car of the defending champions from Meuspath had to throw in the towel, as did the identical ca. … Continue reading