|DAIMLER CONTINUES ALONG ITS SUCCESSFUL PATH – STRONGEST UNIT SALES IN A FIRST QUARTER|
|◾Unit sales significantly above prior-year level at 683,900 vehicles
◾Revenue up by 2% to €35.0 billion
◾Group EBIT of €2,148 million (Q1 2015: €2,906 million)
◾Group EBIT from ongoing business of €2,680 million (Q1 2015: €2,930 million)
◾Net profit of €1,400 million (Q1 2015: €2,050 million)
◾Free cash flow of industrial business of €0.3 billion (Q1 2015: €2.3 billion)
◾Significant growth in unit sales and slight revenue growth anticipated for full-year 2016
◾Group EBIT from ongoing busi...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA RACEWAY EVENTS NAMED FINALISTS OF INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC MOTORING AWARDS|
|MONTEREY, Calif., Oct 12, 2015 - Two Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca-produced events are finalists for the Motorsport Event of the Year—the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion and Porsche Rennsport Reunion V that was co-produced with Porsche Cars North America. Both events made the shortlist today for the top award that will be presented November 19 in London at the fifth annual International Historic Motoring Awards, in association with EFG International and Octane magazine.
An esteemed p...[Read more...]|
|IMSA, PORSCHE ANNOUNCE MULTI-YEAR EXTENSION OF SINGLE-MAKE SERIES; GT3 CUP CHALLENGE USA TO CONTINUE UNDER IMSA SANCTION|
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Porsche Motorsport North America today announced a multi-year extension of their partnership to conduct the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama through the 2017 season.
The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama enters its 11th season in 2015 as one of the largest of Porsche's 20 single-make Cup Challenge series in the world. The IMSA-sanctioned series produces intense, exciting competition for semi-pr...[Read more...]|
|WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP (WEC) AND 24 HOURS OF LE MANS: PORSCHE STARTS 2014 WEC AND LE MANS WITH FOUR FACTORY CARS|
|Stuttgart/Atlanta. Porsche enters the 2014 World Endurance Championship (WEC) and the 24 Hours of Le Mans with four factory cars.
Today the Le Mans organizer, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) in Paris, announced the list of competitors selected to participate in the 82nd edition of the classic long-distance race on June 14 and 15, 2014. Porsche has registered its new works team for the two 919 Hybrid cars as 'Porsche Team' in the top category of Le Mans prototypes (LMP1). T...[Read more...]|
|LIME ROCK PARK ALMS - SPENCER PUMPELLY GIVES FLYING LIZARD MOTORSPORTS ITS FIRST GTC POLE IN PORSCHE 911 GT3 CUP|
|Lime Rock, Connecticut. Flying Lizard Motorsports, with a great GT racing heritage at Lime Rock Park including an American Le Mans Series GT victory here last year, has added to its Lime Rock record as Spencer Pumpelly (Atlanta) put the #45 team Porsche 911 GT3 Cup on the class pole for tomorrow's race. Pumpelly, who will share his drive tomorrow with Nelson Canache, Jr. (Venezuela), said the team was looking to improve its qualifying sessions.
'We have not qualified as well as we have...[Read more...]|