Frédéric Makowiecki

Frédéric Makowiecki

1980-11-22 (age 40)

Porsche Manthey alters driver lineup ahead of COTA

The team has announced driver changes in both of their 911's ahead of the WEC race at COTA.

Naoki Yamamoto and Frederic Makowiecki win at Fuji

The FUJI GT 300km RACE, Round 5 of the 2014 AUTOBACS SUPER GT took place at Fuji Speedway in Shizuoka Pref. on Aug. 10.

Tsukakoshi and Sasaki take Fuji poles

Qualifying is complete for the fifth round of the 2014 Autobacs Super GT championship at Fuji Speedway.

A.C.O. official race report: Audi wins a record edition!

Audi once again, claiming a 13th victory, thanks to drivers Tréluyer, Fässler and Lotterer (third success for this trio at Le Mans), part of a 1-2 finish this year.

Porsche 911 RSR finishes 24-hour marathon at Le Mans in third

Scoring second in the GTE-Am class, Porsche junior Klaus Bachler celebrated the greatest success of his career by now at his first ever Le Mans race.

Fisichella wins 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing Second

The race was won overall by the No. 2 Audi prototype driven by Marcel Fassler, Andre Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer.

Porsche 911 RSR still in the top group

After five hours at the 82nd edition of the long distance classic at the Sarthe, works drivers Joerg Bergmeister, Patrick Pilet and Nick Tandy are maintaining fourth place.

Porsche keen to repeat last year’s GT victory

At the 82nd edition of the world’s most famous long distance race, Porsche Team Manthey will again field a pair of 911 RSR in the GTE-Pro class.

Porsche teams conduct successful Le Mans test

Porsche Team Manthey’s two Porsche 911 RSR, which scored a double class win at their first Le Mans outing last year in the GTE Pro class, concluded a testing programme today.

Porsche clinches second in GTE-Pro after remarkable charge at Spa

Porsche scored second place in the GTE-Pro class at the six-hour race in Spa-Francorchamps.

Two Porsche 911 RSR lock out second grid row at Spa

Porsche works drivers Marco Holzer (Germany) and Frédéric Makowiecki (France) posted the third quickest time in the GTE-Pro class.

Spa showdown

The FIA World Endurance Championship’s competitors now head to Belgium for the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps on May 2/3.

Porsche eager to defend points lead in the Ardennes

The Porsche Team Manthey now heads to Spa-Francorchamps on May 3rd to tackle the six-hour race as the leaders of the GTE-Pro class.

WEC 6 hours of Spa-Francorchamps launched in Brussels

The second round of the 2014 World Endurance Championship is scheduled for next weekend at Spa-Francorchamps.

The Big Picture: 2014-04-23 photographers

More drivers confirmed for Silverstone

An updated version of the entry list for the 6 Hours of Silverstone has been released with the teams confirming their driver line ups for the first round of 2014.

Porsche finalizes 911 RSR program, driver lineup confirmed

Nick Tandy joins the factory Manthey squad for the WEC and Le Mans events.

MOMO NGT Motorsport gears up for season-opening Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona

MOMO NGT Motorsport will feature an impressive GT driver lineup, including the full-season pairing of Henrique Cisneros and Kuba Giermaziak.

Frédéric Makowiecki will not start Daytona 24, dispute with Aston Martin

Frenchman Frédéric Makowiecki is being seat belted into his contract with Aston Martin, holding the driver back from new gig with Porsche.

MOMO NGT Motorsport wraps up testing at the Roar before the 24 at Daytona

Miami-based MOMO NGT Motorsport participating in all eight practice sessions that the newly formed IMSA TUDOR United Sports Car Championship offered.

Frédéric Makowiecki signed as Porsche works driver

The Frenchman will drive in the FIA-WEC.

Pole-to-goal win for Oshima in the ENEOS SUSTINA SC430 at Fuji Speedway

JAF Grand Prix winners are KEIHIN HSV-010 and in GT300 the GAINER DIXCEL SLS

Blancpain Sprint & Blancpain Endurance 2014

Particular emphasis will be placed on the promotion of future talents, with a significant part of the fund allocated to pairs of young drivers.

Stefan Mücke wins Shanghai race in the Aston Martin Vantage

The Aston Martin works driver from Berlin, who shared the cockpit of the Vantage GTE V8 with his team colleague Darren Turner (Great Britain), won for the third time this season in the GTE pro class.

Aston Martin takes 1-2-3 in China to lead FIA World Endurance Championship

The result puts Aston Martin at the head of the World Cup for GT Manufacturers title race, while the victorious #97 Vantage GTE climbs to the top of the Trophy for GTE Pro Teams standings.

Stefan Mücke wants to reclaim the lead at the WEC race in Shanghai

The Berlin: „Good track for the Aston Martin Vantage“

Eneos Sustina SC430 wins its first pole position of the season at the Twin Ring Motegi

In the GT500 class qualifying, the No. 6 ENEOS SUSTINA SC430 driven by Kazuya Oshima and Yuji Kunimoto won the pole position.

Aston Martin wins in the wet at Fuji Speedway

Aston Martin Racing happy about the result in Japan and look forward to last two rounds at Shanghai and Bahrain.

Aston Martin reign in the rain-shortened 6 Hours of Fuji

Aston Martin Racing’s No.97 Vantage V8 of Darren Turner, Stefan Mücke and Frédéric Makowiecki which was classified as the winner.

Double pole for Aston Martin in Fuji

Aston Martin drivers qualify on pole position in both GTE classes at the Six Hours of Fuji

Aston Martin wins both classes in Austin

Aston Martin is now leading the GTE Am championship with the #96 Vantage GTE thanks to this win and the win in São Paulo three weeks ago.

Aston Martin leads both classes in Austin at the halfway mark

The Aston Martin Vantage teams are holding the lead in the World Endurance Championship race on the Circuit of The Americas

Aston Martin on pole for the Six Hours of Circuit of the Americas

#99 Valero-liveried Aston came out on top with an average lap time of 2:04.628 thanks to Bruno Senna and Fred Makowiecki.

Championship leaders on Pole at the Circuit of the Americas

Top of the GTE Class in Texas for Aston Martin and Ferrari

Weider Modulo HSV-010 scores an awesome victory at Suzuka

Grueling 1000km sprint race to the finish! In the GT300 class the Subaru BRZ takes its first Super GT win

2012 series champion pair take Suzuka pole position for third consecutive year

GT300 class pole goes to the Subaru BRZ, it’s fourth of the season

Firman, Matsuura claim win for Honda ARTA team at Sugo Sportsland

Sudden rain turns Sugo into a severe battle of survivors and ARTA HSV-010 stages dramatic reversal for first victory in 3 years! ARTA CR-Z GT takes GT300 win for a double ARTA triumph.

Large 28 car grid for second 6 Hours of São Paulo

The grid includes five Latin American Drivers from Argentina, Mexico, Venezuela and, of course, Brazil who will compete for the winner’s trophy on the 4.309 km Interlagos track.

Aston Martin takes third place in the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The result is dedicated by the team to its driver Allan Simonsen, who was involved in a tragic accident in the #95 car shortly after the start of the race.

Racing to win for Allan, AMR leads at 8 hour mark

The team made the decision to continue to race following an incident that took the life of the #95 driver Allan Simonsen.

2013 Le Mans 24 Hours - On the eve of battle!

Tomorrow, the 90th anniversary race will start at 15h00. In qualifying Audi locked out the front row; in LMP2 Morgan clinched pole while Aston Martin did the same in LM GTE Pro and LM GTE Am.

Double pole for Aston Martin at Le Mans

The fastest GTE lap time of the three qualifying sessions – 3:54.635 – was set by Frédéric Makowieck

Audi, Morgan and Aston Martin claim pole for the 90th Anniversary 24 Hours of Le Mans

Countdown to Le mans: 1 day to go before the green flag waves with Audi on the front row after Loîc Duval set a blistering time of 3:22.349 in qualifying yesterday. None of his teammates today could best Duval's time.

Aston Martin fastest in first Le Mans qualifying session

Aston Martin Racing topped both the timing tables in the first qualifying session of the 24 Hours of Le Mans last night.

Matsuda and De Oliveira take their first 2013 victory in Malaysia

Calsonic Impul GT-R scores Super GT GT500 win from pole position on the Sepang International Circuit. Earning their maiden GT300 win in Malaysia was the ARTA CR-Z Honda hybrid.

De Oliveira takes Malaysian pole position with a perfect run

The Calsonic Impul GT-R GT500 team of De Oliveira and Matsuda will start on the pole on the Sepang International Circuit. In the GT300, the front row goes to the two CR-Z hybrid machines!

Aston Martin begins its most ambitious 24 Hours of Le Mans at official test day

All five of Gulf-liveried Vantage GTEs take part in the official pre-race test session

Aston Martin wins home BES round at Silverstone and takes podium in every class

Add to their overall win, Aston Martin also takes a podium in every class in the Blancpain Endurance Series (BES) at Silverstone.

Two BES podium finishes for the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT at Silverstone

The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT ended the Blancpain Endurance Series contest at Silverstone with second, third and eighth.

Blancpain Endurance: Rule Brittania for Aston Martin

Wins for Aston Martin, Nissan and Porsche at Silverstone. Famous British marque takes overall win and class podiums at home circuit while Nissan seal brilliant PRO-AM class success.

Aston Martin Racing take BES pole at Silverstone

In the PRO-AM class pole position was sealed by Alex Buncombe for the Nissan GT Academy Team RJN team.

Nissan and Aston Martin star on Silverstone Saturday for the Blancpain Endurance event

It was a day filled with action for the Blancpain Endurance Series teams at Silverstone as they prepare for qualifying on Sunday morning before the main event.

Silverstone showdown for colossal GT3 BES grid

Battle of the Blancpain Endurance Series super cars heads to the UK and the winds of Northamptonshire

Aston Martin Racing ready to take on the 24 Hours of Nürburgring

Aston Martin Racing is back for one of the most challenging and demanding endurance races in the world with it's stunning V12 Vantage GT3

Aston Martin secures double WEC podium at Spa

Bruno Senna: “It’s a great result and we’re pleased to get so many points in the bag, but we also had a lot of bad luck today."

Ferraris won in LMGTE Pro and Am at 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

It was a fine race for GT cars and the perfect dress rehearsal for the next round of the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship and the biggest sportscar race in the world – the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Aston Martin confirms fifth car for Spa and announces Le Mans driver line-up

The driver line-up for Le Mans will remain the same as at Spa except for Richie Stanaway who will be replaced in France by American Le Mans Series racer, Bill Auberlen, who celebrated victory at Long Beach last week.