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Gianmaria Bruni

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PORSCHE GT TEAM STARTS SPA WEC SEASON-OPENER FROM SECOND ROW

Porsche heads into the opening round of the Sports Car FIA World Endurance Championship on the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Saturday from the second grid row. In a breathtakingly close qualifying, Gianmaria Bruni (Italy) and Richard Lietz (Austria) set the third quickest time with their 911 RSR, just 87-thousandths of a second off pole position. … Continue reading

BEST PORSCHE 911 RSR SIXTH AT ANNIVERSARY RACE IN FLORIDA

Fifty years after Porsche’s first overall victory at the 24 Hours of Daytona, the Porsche GT Team fielded two 911 RSR this weekend at the long distance classic in Florida. The 510 hp racer with the starting number 912, driven by two-time overall Le Mans winner Earl Bamber (New Zealand), Laurens Vanthoor (Belgium) and Gianmaria … Continue reading

24 HOURS OF DAYTONA: STRONG PORSCHE CONTINGENT AT ANNIVERSARY RACE IN FLORIDA

Porsche celebrates a very special anniversary at the 24-hour race at the Daytona International Speedway: It is 50 years since Vic Elford, Jochen Neerpasch, Rolf Stommelen, Jo Siffert and Hans Herrmann, at the wheel of the 907LH (Longtail), claimed the first of 22 overall victories for Porsche at the world-famous endurance race in Florida. As … Continue reading

PORSCHE 911 RSR SECOND AT ROAD AMERICA IN A HEART STOPPING FINALE

The new Porsche 911 RSR continues on the road to success in the IMSA SportsCar Championship. A fortnight after its maiden victory at Lime Rock, the 510 hp racer from Weissach clinched second in the GTLM class in a heart-stopping finale on the legendary Road America racetrack. After the 2:40-hour race on the 6.515-kilometre circuit … Continue reading

THIRD POLE POSITION IN THREE WEEKS FOR THE NEW PORSCHE 911 RSR

First Bowmanville, then Nurburgring, and now Lime Rock: on Saturday the new Porsche 911 RSR will start from pole position for the third time in three weeks. In qualifying for round seven of the IMSA SportsCar Championship on the 2.141 kilometre circuit of Lime Rock Park Gianmaria Bruni (Italy) secured the best spot on the … Continue reading

GIANMARIA BRUNI: “I WAS VERY IMPRESSED WITH THE TEAM’S PROFESSIONALISM”

Gianmaria Bruni has waited a long time for this: On 2 July in Watkins Glen in the American state of New York, the Italian will contest his first race for Porsche with the 911 RSR. “It’s a big challenge for me to switch in the middle of the season to such a strongly supported series … Continue reading

GIANMARIA BRUNI NEW PORSCHE WORKS DRIVER

With the signing of Gianmaria Bruni, Porsche has bolstered its GT works driver squad for 2017. As one of the most successful and experienced sports car pilots, the 35-year-old Italian will undertake tests from June and contest races in the USA from July for Porsche. The ex-Formula 1 driver (Minardi 2004) celebrated his greatest success … Continue reading

BENTLEY AND FERRARI BATTLE FOR TOP GT ASIA SERIES HONOURS AT OKAYAMA

The expected battle for supremacy at Okayama International Circuit in Japan played out in spades during official practice, with little separating all six marques, powerhouses Bentley and Ferrari battling for the top spot across all three sessions before Bentley Team Absolute’s Adderly Fong claimed the top spot during P3. The young Hong Kong-based driver – … Continue reading

GIANMARIA BRUNI TAKES POLE POSITION FOR SEPANG 12 HOURS

They had already dominated the free practice sessions and now the #1 Clearwater Racing Ferrari will start the 2015 Sepang 12 Hours from pole position as well. In the top-15 shootout Gianmaria Bruni beat Laurens Vanthoor in the #17 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT Audi by just over two tenths of a second. The second … Continue reading

PASIN LATHOURAS READY FOR CHALLENGE OF ‘SPA 24’

Pasin Lathouras is counting down to one of the biggest challenges of his career to date as this coming weekend he will contest the 67th 24 Hours of Spa, one of the world’s most famous and demanding endurance races. In the race Pasin will share the #47 AF Corse Ferrari 458 GT3 with Italians Gianmaria Bruni … Continue reading

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