Porsche supports its customer teams not only with competitive race cars, but also voluntarily with talented young race drivers. Currently, the Porsche works driver squad comprises 11 internationally experienced pilots, who drive in many race series worldwide and furthermore support the advancement of the race cars.
Also with view to the works drivers, Porsche emphasizes on constancy. Porsche nurtures its works drivers and gives them room for improvement and advancement with contracts lasting for several years. The support program consists of assignments for races as well as of driver trainings, fitness tests and partner meetings and events.
To be a Porsche works driver means to have a full-time job. The Porsche pilots participate in up to 25 races a year, among them many endurance races. They very often compete in different race car models. As a Porsche works driver, talent, learning aptitude, speed, stamina, discipline and flexibility are a must. To be able to adapt to fast changing situations is a premise for these professional top athletes.
Currently, 11 young men are signed as Porsche works driver. Read enclosed more about personal facts and motor sports successes.Joerg Bergmeister (GER) Timo Bernhard (GER) Romain Dumas (FRA) Wolf Henzler (GER) Marco Holzer (GER) Neel Jani (SUI) Marc Lieb (GER) Richard Lietz (AUT) Patrick Long (USA) Patrick Pilet (FRA) Nick Tandy (GBR)
* These data were obtained using the Euro 5 measurement method (715/2007/EC and 692/2008/EC) in the NEDC (New European Driving Cycle) with standard equipment. The information does not refer to an individual vehicle and is not part of the offer, but is simply provided so that comparisons can be made between different types of vehicle. Further, up to date information on the individual vehicles can be obtained from your Porsche Centre.
Consumption figures were obtained on the basis of standard equipment. Special equipment may affect consumption and performance.