Tag Archive: Wolf Henzler

Sep 02

WEC: Hola Mexico, first impressions by the drivers

Porsche sets the fastest lap of the day in Mexico City

2016-07-24-Sunday-0015 Porsche enjoyed a busy and trouble free beginning to the Mexico race weekend with the two 919 Hybrids. The first day of the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) saw a 90-minute test session and two free practice sessions of the same duration each. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

WEC: KCMG sets sight on podium at Nurburgring

6 Hours of Nurburgring

2016-06-15_Wednesday-0032 KCMG travels to the majestic Eifel mountains as FIA World Endurance Championship resumes following a drawn-out interval after Le Mans. The highly anticipated 6 Hours of Nurburgring, the fourth event of the world championship, is set to take place on July 24. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 23

Joel Camathias back to the FIA WEC in 2016 !

Swiss driver to drive the KCMG Porsche 911 RSR

Joel Camathias Joel Camathias today announced his racing plans for 2016, and what plans! The Swiss driver will return to the FIA World Endurance Championship, the pinnacle of endurance racing, driving in the LMGTE AM category a Porsche 911 RSR of Hong-Kong based team KCMG.

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Dec 13

Porsche confirms Proton Proton Racing in LMGTE Pro for 2016

The duo will compete in the LMGTE Pro category, and will be joined at the 24 Hours of Le Mans by Wolf Henzler

During the Night of Champions in Weissach, Germany, Porsche has confirmed that World GT Champion Richard Lietz will return to the FIA World Endurance Championship to defend his title with Michael Christensen, and in 2016 will race a Proton-Dempsey Racing-entered Porsche 911 RSR.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 28

TRG to unleash five-car armada at 50th Rolex 24 at Daytona

Kevin Buckler’s TRG will once again field a five-car lineup in the Rolex 24 At Daytona

Kevin Buckler's TRG Rolex 24 at Daytona 2012 logoThe Racer’s Group, one of the most successful sports car teams in history, has announced that it will bring an armada of five Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars to the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona in defense of its GT title from a year ago. TRG’s lineup of drivers will include defending champions, current veterans, Porsche factory drivers and more. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Fifth grid spot for fastest Porsche

At American Le Mans Series, round 9 / Intercontinental Le Mans Cup, round 6 in Road Atlanta, USA

Club Porsche Québec logoPetit-LeMansWith his Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, Joerg Bergmeister takes up the 1,000 mile race in Road Atlanta on Saturday from position five on the grid. In qualifying for Petit Le Mans, the final round of the American Le Mans Series, the Porsche works driver from Germany was only eight-tenths of a second shy of the top GT-class time on the storied circuit in the US state of Georgia. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

200th race in the Porsche Mobil1 Supercup

The highlights of a success story

Porsche Mobil1 SupercupShaun McKaigue 2011-07-17The Porsche Mobil1 Supercup has reason to celebrate: On 24 July, the 200th race of the world’s fastest international one-make series takes off at the Nürburgring. The series has run as support to the Formula 1 races since 1993. Some interesting facts and figures of a success story. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 16

Patrick Long fastest Porsche pilot

In American Le Mans Series, round 2 in Long Beach, USA

Patrick Long Porsche 2010630PorscheOn the street circuit of Long Beach/California, Porsche works driver Patrick Long (USA) posted the fourth quickest time in qualifying for the second round of the American Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 31

Double victory for Porsche

At long distance classic in Florida

PorscheTRG Racing GT65Porsche’s success story at the Daytona 24 hour race continues. At the 49th running of the long distance classic in Florida, the sports cars from Zuffenhausen celebrated an impressive double victory. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 30

Scott Pruett wins the Rolex 24 At Daytona (+result)

Chip Ganassi goes One-Two on the podium with Pruett and Dixon

Scott Pruett VIR 20100425Scott Pruett  Memo Rojas podium Barber 20100410For the fourth time Scott Pruett wins the 24 hours race… Ganassi Racing finished first and second in the 2011 24 Hours of Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 12

Another season, another Championship for Bergmeister

Title is fifth in six seasons for Porsche standout

In October 2005, the thought had never occurred to Jörg Bergmeister. One American Le Mans Series championship was a remarkable accomplishment. But two? Three or four? Five??? Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 15

Miller Time at Le Mans taking stock in the event

Events leading up to crash Saturday night still hazy

The first Le Mans 24 Hours for American GT racer Bryce Miller is finished, and to say it was a whirlwind would be putting things mildly. Unfortunately for Miller at the rest of the JMW Motorsport team, the Aston Martin Vantage crashed near the six-hour mark Saturday. He tried to recollect his thoughts from the accident in his final Le Mans blog. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 14

Henzler and Porsche takes GT2 honors at Le Mans

Porsche wins in class for first time since 2007

Porsche factory driver Wolf Henzler won at the 24 Hours of the Le Mans for the first time Sunday, the German winning in GT2 for Team Felbermayr Proton and its Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. Henzler – who drives for Team Falken Tire with Bryan Sellers in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón – won by two laps with Marc Lieb and Richard Lietz. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 25

Aston Martin quickest as winter test draws to close

Patrón Highcroft, Risi, Genoa Racing and Kelly Moss fastest in classes

Aston Martin Racing ended the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón’s annual Winter Test at the top of the time sheets but with a lot of work to do for the 2010 season opener. The factory Aston Martin-powered Lola B09/60 set the fastest time Tuesday with a lap of 1:46.894 (124.609 mph) at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 30

Can Suntrust Racing turn pole position into Rolex 24 at Daytona victory this weekend?

Brumos 2009 victory only sixth from pole in event’s 47-year history

Max Angelelli looks to become the second consecutive pole winner to win the Rolex 24 At Daytona – but only the seventh to win America’s premier sports car race.

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Jan 21

Henzler joins Falken Porsche lineup for 2010

Factory driver lineup also confirms Bergmeister, Long to Lizards

Factory driver Wolf Henzler will team with Bryan Sellers in the American Le Mans Series’ 2010 GT class, Porsche announced today. The German, who shared the 2008 GT2 title with Jörg Bergmeister, will drive Team Falken Tire’s Porsche 911 GT3 RSR with his new American teammate for all nine rounds of the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 18

Brabham loving Long Beach with overall pole

A year after helping Patrón Highcroft Racing score a landmark class victory at Long Beach

David Brabham took the overall pole position Friday for the Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 17

Gil de Ferran finds his way in Long Beach practice

Gil de Ferran made himself feel right at home in his return to Long Beach on Friday

With the quickest time in the lone official practice session for Saturday’s Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 28

Sebring winter test Wednesday notebook (+photos)

Dominik Farnbacher has gone from one extreme to the others

In terms of GT2 cars in the American Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 13

Sharp, Henzler collect AARWBA honors

At the 39th annual Auto Racing Banquet in Ontario, California

Wolf Henzler and Scott Sharp received their honors over the weekend as First Team All-America members at the 39th annual Auto Racing Banquet in Ontario, Calif. Read the rest of this entry »

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