The new Porsche Penske Motorsport factory race team celebrates its first victory with the Porsche 963 hybrid prototype. In the 100-minute sprint through the streets of Long Beach, California, their team colleagues Matt Campbell and Felipe Nasr took the flag in third place with the No. 7 car. In the GTD-Pro category, Pfaff Motorsports scored a podium result with the Porsche 911 GT3 R.
As part of its world tour, the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship makes a stopover for the first time in Brazil on March 25. The São Paulo E-Prix in the country’s largest city marks the sixth round on the calendar of this year’s innovative electric racing series.
The Porsche 963 narrowly missed out on securing its first triumph in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship due to an accident. In the bid for overall victory, Mathieu Jaminet in the No. 6 car and Felipe Nasr in the No. 7 sister car collided with an Acura and retired just 18 minutes before the end of the 12-hour race.
Defending champion Diogo C. Pinto has won his first feature race in the Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup. The Portuguese narrowly beat Australian Jordan Caruso on the virtual Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas to move to the top of the standings after four of the season’s 10 rounds.
The Porsche Penske Motorsport works team has wrapped up the season-opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC with positions five and six. Dane Cameron, Michael Christensen and Frédéric Makowiecki started the 1,000-mile race at the Sebring International Raceway from P7 in their Porsche 963 hybrid prototype and made up two positions in the race.
Porsche Penske Motorsport faces a busy schedule in Sebring on the third weekend in March. The works team heads to Florida fielding two Porsche 963 in the season-opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and another two in the second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
After almost two years of planning and preparation, Porsche Penske Motorsport‘s FIA World Endurance Championship campaign will formally begin this weekend as the highly-anticipated Hypercar class makes its debut in The Prologue pre-season test in Sebring, Florida.
Sebastian Job from Team Oracle Red Bull Racing Esports has won the feature race in Long Beach. In the third round of the Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup season, the 2020 champion narrowly beat Charlie Collins (VRS Coanda).
The Porsche Penske Motorsport works team tackles the 24 Hours of Le Mans with three Porsche 963. Together with the two hypercar vehicles from the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the squad will also compete with a hybrid prototype from the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Porsche continues its success streak at the Formula E debut in Cape Town: At the Cape Town E-Prix in the South African metropolis, António Félix da Costa won his first race as a Porsche works driver in the Porsche 99X Electric.
Porsche has achieved a strong team performance at the Hyderabad E-Prix: After a spirited race with the Porsche 99X Electric, António Félix da Costa clinched third place – his first podium result of the season and his first as a Porsche works driver. His teammate Pascal Wehrlein took the flag at the Formula E debut in India in fourth place.
Season five of the Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup has kicked off with the defending champion Diogo C. Pinto clinching first place in the sprint race. Victory in the feature race went to Zac Campbell. Charlie Collins achieved second place at both races on the Hockenheimring.
Major setbacks hampered the two Porsche 963 fielded by the Porsche Penske Motorsport factory squad at the 61st edition of the 24 Hours of Daytona. In the GTD category, the new Porsche 911 GT3 R had almost no chance due to an unfavorable Balance of Performance classification.
Porsche has celebrated an outstanding weekend in Formula E: after his victory on Friday Pascal Wehrlein (GER) won the second night race at the Diriyah E-Prix, at the wheel of the new Porsche 99X Electric Gen3. Thanks to this double victory in Saudi Arabia, he takes the lead in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.
From February 10 to 12 , the virtual ESL R1 racing series specifically for factory teams and large esports organizations celebrates its premiere. The series will run on the “Rennsport” simulation platform. Porsche takes on the competition with the Porsche Coanda Esports Racing Team.
The Porsche customer squad Avalanche Andretti won the opening round of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in Mexico City with its driver Jake Dennis (GBR). For the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team, the works driver Pascal Wehrlein (GER), the 2022 winner in Mexico, took the flag in second place after a spirited charge through the field.
Second place at the virtual 24 Hours of Le Mans has handed the Porsche Coanda Esports works team the title in the virtual Le Mans series. Despite several setbacks, Joshua Rogers, Mitchell deJong, Ayhancan Güven and Laurin Heinrich were just 21 seconds off the winner. Their team colleagues in the No. 23 LMP racing car came sixth.
Numerous technical details were specially developed for it: the Porsche 963. And so this top player of the coming LMDh season is like a finger pointing from the future. Head of Motorsport Thomas Laudenbach explains the new endurance phenomenon from Weissach.
Le Mans, Daytona, Sebring – Porsche returns to the top league of endurance sports in 2023, with all eyes on the 963 in the Porsche Penske Motorsport team’s red and white. For team patron Roger Penske, the goal is clear: he wants to fulfill his longtime dream of winning Le Mans.
he TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team is well prepared for the new season. With the Weissach-developed Porsche 99X Electric Gen3, the squad took part in the official pre-season Formula E tests this week at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia.
The TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team receives reinforcement from David Beckmann as the new test and reserve driver for season 9 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. In October, he drove his first test laps in the enhanced Porsche 99X Electric Gen3 in Spain.
After a two-year break, Nick Tandy returns to the Porsche Motorsport works squad. Frenchman Frédéric Makowiecki, who has been deeply involved in the development of the LMDh racing car since day one, completes the driver lineup for the coming season.
With the Porsche 99X Electric Gen3, Porsche heads into a new era of Formula E. The electric racing car, which underwent an evolution in the Porsche Development Centre in Weissach, celebrated its world premiere in the Porsche Experience Center in Franciacorta, Italy.
In the second and final qualifying round for the 2023 Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup (PESC), 34 sim racers will fight for the 15 remaining grid positions. The popular one-make cup run on the iRacing simulation platform heads into its fifth season and has long been considered one of the world’s most challenging online racing series.
The Porsche Penske Motorsport team has made big progress on the way to the first race outings of the Porsche 963. During the two-day test drives at the Daytona International Speedway, the brand-new LMDh prototype lapped the combination of the oval and twisty infield a total of 397 times.
In the manufacturer’s classification, Porsche is just one point behind the leader and is still in contention for the title as they head to the final round of this year’s FIA World Endurance Championship WEC in Bahrain on 12 November.