Written by Porsche News Release Tuesday, 06 October 2009 07:07
Porsche pilots pursue drivers’ title at final
Stuttgart. Right from the start, the race for the American Le Mans Series title was a fiercely-contested battle between Porsche, Ferrari and BMW. And the suspense continues: The drivers’ championship will only be decided at the season final on Saturday in California’s Laguna Seca. After Porsche claimed the GT2 manufacturers’ championship at the Petit Le Mans event in Road Atlanta, Porsche works drivers Joerg Bergmeister (Germany) and Patrick Long (USA) are now determined to crown a phenomenal season with the title.
Written by Porsche News Release Sunday, 27 September 2009 07:50
Porsche wins manufacturers’ title and environmental award
Stuttgart. Porsche claimed the first championship title in the American Le Mans Series already before the season final at Laguna Seca: At the spectacular 1,000 mile race of Petit Le Mans on the Road Atlanta circuit, Porsche works driver Wolf Henzler and Dirk Werner (both Germany) clinched third in their Porsche 911 GT3 RSR to secure the fiercely-contested GT2 manufacturers’ title for the Zuffenhausen-based sports car manufacturer. Porsche also won the “Michelin Green X Challenge” environmental award.