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Jeff Gordon to run Porsche Carrera Cup at Indianapolis

NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon will get back behind the wheel of a race car in a surprise one-off appearance in the Porsche Carrera Cup of North America next month.

Suspected broken leg, punctured lung for Porsche driver

Carrera Cup Australia driver Tony Quinn has a suspected broken leg and punctured lung after a frightening crash in Townsville earlier today.

Full 2022 Australian GP schedule revealed Ferrari launch
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Full 2022 Australian GP schedule revealed

The full track schedule for the 2022 Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park has been revealed.

Mouzouris to combine Super2, Carrera Cup

Angelo Mouzouris will race in both Super2 and Carrera Cup this season.

Carrera Cup awarded championship status in Australia
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Carrera Cup awarded championship status in Australia

Carrera Cup will be recognised as an official 'national championships' by Motorsport Australia as of next season.

Porsche Cup Brazil to be broadcast on

The Porsche Cup Brazil 2021 season starts this weekend and, among the popular names in the most-produced competition cars in the world, the series’ races will now also be available on, the video platform that is bringing together more and more passionate motorsport fans around the world.

Aussie competitors fighting over new Porsche

Porsche Cars Australia will need to turn potential competitors away as it dishes out its 30-strong allocation of the new 992 Cup Car.

Frangulis to drive Oak Racing Team art car in Porsche Cup Brazil
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Frangulis to drive Oak Racing Team art car in Porsche Cup Brazil

After confirming its presence in Brazilian Stock Cars with Felipe Massa and supporting the promising youngster Rafael Câmara, the team will also be represented by Georgios Frangulis in the Porsche Cup – with a very unique, hand-drawn livery.

Lowndes locks in two Porsche starts

Supercars legend Craig Lowndes will compete in the first two rounds of the 2021 Carrera Cup Australia season.

2021 Carrera Cup Australia calendar unveiled

Carrera Cup Australia has added a New Zealand round to its schedule for the 2021 season.

EBM to race in Carrera Cup Australia

Earl Bamber Motorsport will enter the Australian market next season, running cars in both tiers of local one-make Porsche racing.

Brain cancer survivor breaks Bathurst record

A decade after being diagnosed with brain cancer, Jeff Morton can now lay claim to the production car lap record at Mount Panorama.

Supercup rookie cleared after freak surfing injury

Porsche Supercup rookie Jordan Love has been given the all-clear to return to racing after breaking his hip in a freak surfing accident.

Sydney TCR Australia, S5000 event postponed

The opening round of the Motorsport Australia Championships, featuring TCR Australia and S5000, has been officially postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Fate of Sydney TCR, S5000 round to be decided tomorrow

A decision on whether or not the upcoming Motorsport Australia Championships round in Sydney will be cancelled due to the coronavirus will be made tomorrow.

Full 2020 Australian Grand Prix weekend schedule

Check out the full weekend schedule for the opening round of the 2020 Formula 1 season, the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park.

Lowndes to race Porsche in Australian GP support event

Supercars legend Craig Lowndes will make his Porsche Carrera Cup debut at Albert Park next week.

Porsche enduro added to Australian GP schedule

The 2020 Australian Grand Prix undercard will feature a 45-minute Carrera Cup endurance race.

Testing the tiers of Porsche's motorsport ladder

Porsche now offers three UK national-level categories aimed at giving amateurs and budding professional drivers real racing experience. Ben Anderson compared the cars on a chilly day at Silverstone.

Aussie talent Prince makes Porsche step

Aussie female talent Courtney Prince will contest the rebranded Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge in 2020 with top team Sonic Motor Racing.

Villeneuve to contest Scandinavian Carrera Cup opener

Porsche Sweden has signed 1997 Formula 1 world champion Jacques Villeneuve to contest the opening round of the Scandinavian Carrera Cup.

Reigning Bathurst winner makes Porsche return

Reigning Bathurst 1000 winner Steve Richards will return to Australia's Carrera Cup for the 2019 season.

Bamber confirmed for Gold Coast Porsche drive

Earl Bamber will dovetail a Carrera Cup drive with his Supercars co-driver duties on the Gold Coast later this month.

Leanne Tander to make one-off Porsche start

Leanne Tander has been given a surprise call-up to replace Alex Davison in the Porsche Carrera Cup field for the season-opener in Adelaide this weekend.

Porsche expands junior support in Australia

Porsche Cars Australia is set to offer support for seven young drivers across the Carrera Cup and GT3 Cup Challenge series this year.

Porsche announces new young-driver funding initiative in Brazil

Brazilian series promises to cover 70 percent of 2018 sprint championship costs for one of three drivers selected.

Usain Bolt completes Porsche Carrera Cup test

Eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt tested a Carrera Cup Porsche at Winton in Australia earlier this week.

New Carrera Cup cars sold out in Australia

Porsche Cars Australia has sold all 24 new Carrera Cup cars ahead of their introduction to the series next year.

Q&A with Porsche young gun Jordan Love

Off the back of a record-breaking debut season in the GT3 Cup Challenge in Australia, newly-crowned champion Jordan Love is poised to make an early Carrera Cup debut, and already has his sights set on a future in Europe.

Holdsworth/Grant win frantic Carrera Cup Pro-Am race

Lee Holdsworth and Dean Grant won a bizarre weather-affected second leg of the Porsche Carrera Cup Pro-Am at Phillip Island.

Carrera Cup imposes professional driver limit in Australia

The Australian Carrera Cup series will impose a limit of 10 ‘professional’ drivers when the new 911 GT3 Cup car is introduced for the 2018 season.

Porsche test driver joins Australian Carrera Cup

Porsche test and development driver Lars Kern will head to Australia to race in Carrera Cup this season.

Porsche confirms endurance series for Carrera Cup Australia

The 2017 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia will include a three-round endurance series, to be staged over the Sandown, Bathurst, and Gold Coast events.

Australian Carrera Cup adds Malaysian round

The Porsche Carrera Cup Australia series will expand into Asia next season, with a round at Sepang.

Tander Carrera Cup debut confirmed

V8 Supercars ace Garth Tander’s Porsche Carrera Cup debut has been confirmed.

Holdsworth to replace McLaughlin in Porsche race

Lee Holdsworth will replace Scott McLaughlin alongside Stephen Grove at the Porsche Carrera Cup Pro-Am at Sydney Motorsport Park later this month.

Canadian Mikaël Grenier to race in Italian Porsche Cup

Back in March 2014, Canadian race car driver Mikaël Grenier was making the headlines when he was signed as an affiliate driver by IndyCar team, KV Racing Technology.

Baird steps back from racing, takes Porsche Driving Standards role

Carrera Cup Australia stalwart Craig Baird will switch driving duties for a Driving Standards Advisor role with the series for 2016.

Wall makes Porsche switch for 2016

David Wall will switch to Australian Carrera Cup for 2016 after losing his Volvo GRM V8 Supercars drive.

Carrera Cup Australia confirms 2016 calendar

The Australian Carrera Cup series has confirmed its 2016 schedule, which includes a first trip to Darwin since 2007.

Porsche launches junior programme in Australia

Porsche Cars Australia has launched a junior development programme, which will support a young driver in the GT3 Cup Challenge series.

Carrera Cup Asia to make V8 Supercars appearance

Both the Australian and Asian Porsche Carrera Cup series will race at the Sydney Motorsport Park V8 Supercars round next year.

50,000 reasons to become a Porsche Carrera Cup GB rookie

As the curtain came down on the Porsche Carrera Cup GB season at Brands Hatch last weekend, an unquestionable highlight was the dramatic conclusion to the new-for-2015 Rookie Class between IDL Racing’s Tom Sharp and GT Marques’ Dino Zamparelli.

Foster eyes LMP1 dream with Shootout chance – includes video

Nick Foster will represent Australia at this year’s Porsche Motorsport Junior Programme Shootout in Europe, and hopes it will be the first step towards an international sportscar career.

Cancer claims race team owner David Stone

Kelly Moss, Level 5 benefited from veteran manager's expertise.

Cammish completes Snetterton sweep with Race 2 win

Redline Racing's Dan Cammish continued to rule the British Porsche Carrera Cup with an iron fist, taking his fourth consecutive win in race two at Snetterton.

Cammish takes lights-to-flag victory in Race 1

Dan Cammish led every lap of the first Porsche Carrera Cup GB race at Snetterton en route to a seventh win in nine starts so far in 2015.

McBride signs last-minute Spa Porsche deal

Australia Carrera Cup driver Nick McBride has signed a last-minute deal to compete at this weekend’s joint Italian/French Porsche round at Spa-Francorchamps.

IROC historic Porsche series set for Aussie debut

The new IROC Challenge Series for historic Porsches will make its debut at Winton in less than two weeks.

Foster/Thomas win second Porsche Pro-Am

Nick Foster and Dylan Thomas won a thrilling second Porsche Carrera Cup Pro-Am race at Phillip Island.

Percat/Smollen win thrilling Porsche Pro-Am

Shane Smollen and V8 Supercars driver Nick Percat won a close-fought Carrera Cup Pro-Am at Phillip Island.

Stuttgart Cup and Mission Foods GT3 Cup back to where they began

One year after its debut, the series returns to Road Atlanta

Racing legend Nelson Piquet prepares for track comeback

Three-time F1 World Champion renews license to test Porsche GT3 Cup Brazil machine.

Sloan Urry takes weekend's first Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge race

Mistake in race two drops the JDX driver to eighth.

Canadian teenager Jesse Lazare takes Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge

First career win in the series comes at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

Nielsen collects top ten finish, valuable experience at Laguna Seca

Christina Nielsen collected more experience and a top-10 finish after two races May 4 in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

Thompson takes over point lead in Monterey

Colin Thompson came out of the Monterey GP with the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge point lead.

Percat to partner with Smollen at Phillip Island

Coates Hire Racing’s Nick Percat will co-drive with Shane Smollen in round three of the 2014 Porsche Carrera Cup at Phillip Island on May 23rd - 25th.

New cars take to the track in Adelaide

Warren Luff and Shane Smollen were setting the pace.

Almond graduates to Carrera Cup in 2014

South Australian Michael Almond will start his rookie Porsche Carrera Cup Australia campaign on home soil when the one-make championship lines up at the season-opening 2014 Clipsal 500.