Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit

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Porsche Cars Australia announces updated 2021 Carrera Cup Australia calendar

Due to ongoing travel restrictions in several states, Porsche Cars Australia (PCA) has revised the 2021 Porsche Paynter Dixon Carrera Cup Australia calendar in-line with the latest changes to the Repco Supercars calendar and the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix. The new calendar sees a delay of seven weeks due to the current outbreaks … Continue reading

Suhle and Belford take Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge wins at Phillip Island

The final race of the Round 1 of Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge Series in Phillip Island, was red flagged soon after the race start after Jonathan Gliksten and Matthew Belford made contact on the exit of turn 2. The altercation between the two Morris Finance Pro-Am drivers also sandwiched an unlucky Ross McGregor against the … Continue reading

Matthew Belford and Team Porsche NZ’s Callum Hedge take Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge maiden wins

After a 16-month break, twenty Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge 911 GT3 Cup cars lined-up for Race 1 of the 2021 season. Overcast, breezy conditions had replaced the sunshine and blue skies of Friday’s qualifying. While the asphalt for Saturday’s opening sprint race would be dry, a huge rain front was on the weather radar for … Continue reading

Suhle and Shahin top Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge qualifying

Sunshine and warm track temperatures greeted teams as they ventured onto the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit for the opening round of the 2021 Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge season. As expected McElrea Racing’s Ryan Suhle topped the timesheets in both the Friday practice sessions. Suhle’s advantage over the chasing Mobil Pro field in the day’s … Continue reading

Strong interest in new 992 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup sees PCA import a record number of Cup cars to Australia

Following the international launch of the new 992 generation Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car in late December 2020, interest in the latest generation of the world’s top-selling racing car has been very strong in Australia – ahead of its domestic arrival in the Porsche Paynter Dixon Carrera Cup series in 2022. As a result, Porsche … Continue reading

Solid 20-car Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge grid for Phillip Island

After a 16-month forced break as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge teams mark their return to the track this weekend at one of Australia’s most iconic race circuits. Round 1 will see a grid of twenty (20) Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars take to the Phillip Island Grand Prix start … Continue reading

Motorsport Australia announces revised date for Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge season opener

Motorsport Australia has confirmed a replacement date for the opening round of the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships. The event will now be held on 12-14 March. In addition to Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge series, Australian Racing Group categories will again be on show at the event, including the VHT S5000 Australian Drivers Championship, Supercheap Auto … Continue reading

Love leads the way in the Porsche Carrera Cup Australia at Phillip Island as Sonic sweeps, Grove takes Pro-Am

A DOMINANT Jordan Love has completed his best ever weekend in the Porsche PAYCE Carrera Cup Australia Championship, winning the third race at Phillip Island to complete a clean sweep of the weekend. Liam Talbot won the TAG Heuer Pro-Am race, while Stephen Grove took the round to move into a tie for top spot … Continue reading

Love leads Porsche Carrera Cup Australia Sonic Sweep at Phillip Island as Gilbertson and Grove take Pro Am

PORSCHE MICHELIN junior Jordan Love continued to establish his Porsche PAYCE Carrera Cup Australia championship credentials, dominating the opening two races of the third round of the 2019 championship at Phillip Island. Meanwhile, Anthony Gilbertson and Stephen Grove shared the TAG Heuer Pro-Am honours, Gilbertson taking a commending win in the Enduro Cup opener while … Continue reading

Love, Talbot score maiden Porsche Carrera Cup Australia pole awards in Phillip Island qualifying

A pair of first-time TAG Heuer Pole Award winners have highlighted qualifying for the third round of the 2019 Porsche PAYCE Carrera Cup Australia Championship, today at Phillip Island. Jordan Love stormed to the top late in the session to beat teammate Dale Wood to the outright pole for the first time, while Liam Talbot … Continue reading