Written by Porsche News Release Monday, 04 May 2009 13:58
Jeroen Bleekemolen back in Europe as front-runner
Stuttgart. After the season-opener in Bahrain, the Porsche Mobil1 Supercup returns to Europe with Formula 1. Led by Jeroen Bleekemolen (Netherlands), the pilots of the international one-make race series put the throttle to the floor on the 4.6 kilometre Circuit de Catalunya not far from Barcelona on Sunday. Competing for Konrad Motorsport, the 27-year-old title defender gave a brilliant performance at the first two races of the season, securing pole position and victory from both rounds. Holding 44 points in the championship he heads a strong group of pursuers.
Written by Porsche News Release Sunday, 03 May 2009 12:38
Porsche pilots extend overall lead
Stuttgart. With Penske Racing’s Porsche Riley, Timo Bernhard (Germany) and Romain Dumas (France) secured their first podium result at round three of the Grand-Am season. At New Jersey Motorsports Park, they finished third in torrential rain. In the production-based GT class Porsche celebrated a phenomenal quadruple success with Dirk Werner (Germany) and Leh Keen (USA) taking victory with their 911 GT3 Cup.