Porsche Motorsport Junior Programme

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Young Racers in North America Have New Program to Advance Career in Porsche Junior Programme

Porsche, in North America and around the world, has long been a supporter of young driver talent. The German sports car manufacturer was among the first to recognize the benefit of nurturing up-and-coming drivers with useful skills for on the track and off. Once placed with privateer and factory race teams, these young pilots learned … Continue reading

Michelin and Porsche announce massive prize pool for 2021 Junior Development Programme

The continued support and development of the best young drivers from around the Australasian region has been a key priority for both Michelin Australia and Porsche Cars Australia for several years now. The domestic collaboration has seen the initiative grow into benchmark driver development programme in the country and remain a vital feature of the … Continue reading

Jaxon Evans and Julien Andlauer named as 2019 Porsche Juniors

Porsche continues its successful sponsorship initiative for talented youngsters in 2019: Jaxon Evans from New Zealand will tackle next season’s Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup. All rounds of the high-calibre one-make cup are run as support to Formula 1. In a selection process, the 22-year-old beat ten other international candidates and is now ready to take … Continue reading

Evans and O’Keeffe complete 2018 Porsche Junior Shootout

Porsche Wilson Security Carrera Cup Australia front-runners Jaxon Evans and Dylan O’Keeffe have completed the Porsche Motorsport Junior Programme Shootout in France and now wait to hear the ultimate outcome in the coming weeks. Evans and O’Keeffe, who finished first and third in the 2018 Carrera Cup Australia championship, respectively, joined nine other young racing … Continue reading

Who will be the 2019 Porsche Junior?

 Eleven young upcoming racing drivers dream of taking the next step in their motor racing careers – to be accepted into the Porsche Motorsport Junior Programme. In their bid for this, the talented youngsters took part in a three-day selection process in the southern French town of Le Castellet. In addition to setting consistently fast … Continue reading

Evans confirmed for international Porsche Junior Programme Shootout

Michelin Junior Jaxon Evans will look to follow in the footsteps of a former teammate when competing in the 2018 Porsche Motorsport Junior Programme Shootout as the Porsche Wilson Security Carrera Cup Australia representative. The Queensland-based New Zealander has been confirmed as the Carrera Cup Australia nominee following a breakout season in the Porsche championship … Continue reading

O’Keeffe named Porsche Carrera Cup Australia’s 2017 Shootout nominee

Porsche young gun Dylan O’Keeffe will be Porsche Carrera Cup Australia’s top gun candidate in the 2017 Porsche Motorsport Junior Programme Shootout. The 19-year-old Victorian will travel to Europe this weekend to compete in a two-day

Kiwi ace makes Carrera Cup return

Five seasons ago, a teenage Andre Heimgartner was barely old enough to steer a road car when he became the youngest ever driver to compete in the Porsche Carrera Cup Australia championship. This weekend, the now-21-year-old returns to the

Promotion for successful Porsche juniors

Again in the 2016 season, the Porsche one make race series have lived up to their reputation as a talent hotbed for international GT motorsport. All four Porsche juniors will climb the career ladder next year. Germany’s Sven Müller (24) becomes a Porsche works driver. Porsche supports

Zamparelli takes on the best Porsche young guns in the world

Representing the Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain, 23-year-old Dino Zamparelli took on eight talented young race drivers from Porsche’s worldwide one-make race series for a coveted place on the Porsche Motorsport Junior programme. The Porsche