Porsche claims manufacturers’ and drivers’ titles with decisive win at Kyalami
Battling through challenging conditions works driver Nick Tandy along with Porsche Young Professionals Dennis Olsen and Mathieu Jaminet managed to stay calm and focused, bringing home their Frikadelli Racing 911 GT3 R 6.746-seconds clear of the field in P1.
Spa 24H winners Lietz, Estre and Christensen claimed P3 for the customer team GPX Racing, while Bathurst winner Matt Campbell along with IMSA champions Laurens Vanthoor and Earl Bamber achieved P8 in the No. 12 car run by Dinamic Motorsport.
Porsche rounds off the 2019 Intercontinental GT Challenge season as number one in the manufacturers’ championship. After winning the season-opening event in Bathurst with last year’s model of Porsche 911 GT3 R, victories followed at the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps and at Kyalami as well as podium finishes at Laguna Seca and Suzuka.
Stay tuned for a full race report on the tribe tomorrow.