oneighturbo's award winning logo Shop Porsche USA

Archive for the 'Racing' Category

Team Nigeria Racing Eagle enters British GT with Audi R8 LMS

Team Nigeria Racing Eagle enters British GT with Audi R8 LMS

The Avon Tyres British GT Championship welcomes a sixth new team to the series this year in Team Nigeria Racing Eagle, a new racing project from the African continent, fielding an Audi R8 LMS in the GT3 category.

The project is the mastermind of Ribi Adeshokan, who has a desire to engage African people into motorsport and develop motorsport into an industry for Africa. After initial plans to run a team in the A1GP single-seater championship were halted when the series folded, Adeshokan investigated alternative options for the Nigeria Racing Eagle project. Continue reading ‘Team Nigeria Racing Eagle enters British GT with Audi R8 LMS’

FIA GT1 teams set for Algarve roller-coaster ride

The beautiful Grid gals at FIA GT1 2011 Autodromo Internacional do Algarve

The battle of the brands resumes in Portugal next weekend when the fifth round of the FIA GT1 World Championship takes place at the Autodromo Internacional do Algarve.

The undulating 4.692km (2.915 mile) circuit is known for its roller-coaster layout and provides a stern test for drivers and puts the emphasis on drivability for cars.

Continue reading ‘FIA GT1 teams set for Algarve roller-coaster ride’

Motorbase Porsche on British GT GT3 pole at Rockingham

Steve Parish / Stephen Jelley, Motorbase Porsche 997 GT3 R

Stephen Jelley and Steve Parish took pole position for today’s two-hour endurance race in their #10 Motorbase Porsche 997 GT3 R.

Motorbase worked tirelessly to re-build the rear-end of the #10 car after an earlier off by Parish in the second free practice session threatened to prevent the pair from qualifying. However, an act of good will from fellow Porsche team, Trackspeed saw the double Teams Champions lend Motorbase the necessary parts to get the car into qualifying. Continue reading ‘Motorbase Porsche on British GT GT3 pole at Rockingham’

Exim Bank Team China Porsche win GT1 at Zolder

Exim Bank Team China Porsche win GT1 at Zolder

The Exim Bank Team China Porsche duo of Matt Halliday (NZL) and Mike Parisy (FRA) produced a superb drive in challenging wet-dry conditions to secure a narrow victory in the Championship Race at Zolder.

The Porsche pair’s win followed their third place in yesterday’s Qualifying Race and lifted them to second in the drivers’ standings. Continue reading ‘Exim Bank Team China Porsche win GT1 at Zolder’

Team China Porsche on pole for FIA GT1 Zolder

Team China Porsche on pole for FIA GT1 Zolder

With the weather conditions changing and the track drying, Exim Bank Team China Porsche made the perfect move to slicks for the final qualifying session. Compared to Nagaro, Zolder has been good to the 911 GT3 R and suits its character white well. In Q1 the team was 5th, Q2 saw them 7th and the gamble paid off with a pole in Q3. Mike Parisy nailed some fast laps with a final 1:33.568 landing them on pole. Continue reading ‘Team China Porsche on pole for FIA GT1 Zolder’

Rum Bum Racing wins Barber 200 with Porsche 911

Rum Bum Racing wins Barber 200 with Porsche 911

Despite opening the weekend with a brand new car and a nearly empty notebook, Rum Bum Racing still returned to its winning ways at Barber Motorsports Park in Round 2 of the GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge championship.

Drivers Matt Plumb and Nick Longhi combined to run strongly from start to finish and bring the team to victory lane in its Porsche debut.

Longhi opened the event from the fifth position and that strong starting position played a significant role in avoiding the attrition as the 80-car combined class grid staged several multi-car incidents behind the No. 13 Rum Bum Racing Porsche 911. Longhi had a great start to the 2.5-hour race moving into third on the first lap. Continue reading ‘Rum Bum Racing wins Barber 200 with Porsche 911′

Nate Norenberg qualifies APR’s no161 VW GTI sixth in CTSCC

Nate Norenberg qualifies APR's no161 VW GTI sixth in CTSCC, Photo: © 2012 Corey Beaman | oneighturbo.com

In the CTSCC qualifying session, Nate Norenberg led the way for the team’s contingent of five ST-class Volkswagens, putting the no. 161 APR VW GTI that he shares with Josh Hurley into sixth on grid. Continue reading ‘Nate Norenberg qualifies APR’s no161 VW GTI sixth in CTSCC’

Gallery: 2012 BMW Performance 200

Rebel Rock Racing, 2012 BMW Performance 200, Daytona

The 2012 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge season started with a bang at Daytona International Speedway on Friday as a three-lap sprint to the finish made for a thrilling finish. In the end Billy Johnson and co-driver Jack Roush Jr. were able to hold off a trio of Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3s to score Roush Performance’s first career win at the 3.56-mile speedway. Continue reading ‘Gallery: 2012 BMW Performance 200′




Our Partners:


Simraceway Is Blurring The Line Between Sim Racing And Reality

SimCraft Official Provider of Simulator Systems

APR - Engineered Performance Hardware and Software for Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche Vehicles

Andy Blackmore Design Spotter Guides

Darren Pierson Photography | DPerceptions

Atlanta Motorsports Park - Home of the 100MPH Power Lunch

Save The Ring