Three customer teams field four 911 RSRs in the GTE-Am class of the Word Endurance Championship in Shanghai this weekend. Round five of the 18-month long ‘super season’ will see another mix of experienced sports car racers alongside a hotbed of young Porsche driving talent.
The German Project 1 team, which secured its first WEC victory in Fuji, fields the #56 car for Porsche works driver Jörg Bergmeister, Egidio Perfetti and Patrick Lindsey. Supercup star and Porsche Junior Thomas Preining will contest his second WEC race with Brits Ben Barker and Michael Wainwright aboard the #86 car entered by Gulf Racing.
Meanwhile, Dempsey-Proton Racing continues to field its two RSRs, with Porsche Young Professional Matt Campbell, Porsche Junior Julien Andlauer and Christian Ried currently leading the championship with the #77 car. Pedalling the #88 sister car are Porsche Young Professional Matteo Cairoli, Riccardo Pera and Khaled Al Qubaisi
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