An overwhelming 1-2-3 in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring22. May 2018 -
A great success in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring: the season highlight in the Green Hell saw PAGID Racing teams lock out the top three and score a total of seven class wins. The #912 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Manthey Racing secured the prestigious overall win from the #4 and #5 BLACK FALCON Mercedes-AMG GT3. In total, six cars managed to finish in the top ten with PAGID Racing brake performance.
In its 46th running, the legendary Eifel marathon again provided thrilling motorsport from the very first lap. Changeable conditions with sunshine, rain and hail faced the teams wit huge challenges. The race even having been interrupted with only a few hours remaining due to poor visibility, the big finale was on: after a captivating fight, Manthey Racing’s #912 Porsche 911 GT3 R managed to move ahead of the #4 BLACK FALCON Mercedes-AMG GT3 for the lead. Manthey Racing with its drivers Richard Lietz, Patrick Pilet, Fred Makowiecki and Nick Tandy then defended its lead until the end and celebrated already its sixth victory in the Nürburgring 24-hour race. Thus, Manthey Racing is the team with the most victories in the endurance racing classic in the Green Hell.
With a strong performance, Adam Christodoulou, Maro Engel, Manuel Metzger and Dirk Müller finished in second place with the #4 BLACK FALCON Mercedes-AMG GT3. In third place, the sister car with starting number 5 (Yelmer Buurman, Thomas Jäger, Jan Seyffarth, Luca Stolz) completed the double podium for the team from Meuspath, Germany.
With the #6 BLACK FALCON Mercedes-AMG GT3, the #44 Falken Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 R and the #16 Landgraf Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3, three further teams with PAGID Racing brake performance made it into the top ten.
A total of seven class wins rounded out the excellent achievements by PAGID Racing at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. Next to the overall win, #912 Manthey Racing also claimed victory in the SP 9 class. First place in the SP 10 class went to the #66 Mercedes-AMG GT4 of the BLACK FALCON Team IDENTICA while the #138 Porsche 991 Carrera of the BLACK FALCON Team TMD Friction sealed victory in the V6 class. In the SP-Y class, the #63 Lamborghini Huracan Super Trofeo of the Dörr Motorsport team turned out to be unbeatable. The #178 Seat Cupra TCR of Bas Koeten Racing was victorious in the TCR class. In the V3T class, the #718 Porsche Cayman with Ralf Zensen, Fabian Peitzmeier, Jürgen Bretschneider and Steven Fürsch claimed first place while the Pixum Team Adrenalin Motorsport secured victory in the V5 class with the #144 Porsche Cayman.
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Europe: A 1-2-3 in the Nürburgring 24-hour race and further top results13. December 2018 -
For PAGID Racing, the 2018 motorsport year in the European race series was a great success. Next to the outstanding 1-2-3 in the ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen at the Nürburgring, the teams using PAGID Racing Brake Performance were successful, among others, in the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft, the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup, EuroFormula Open, various TCR series as well as in rally competition.
USA: Victories in Pirelli World Challenge, at Pikes Peak and in further top race series13. December 2018 -
Successful in the USA: PAGID Racing partner and customer teams shone among others with top results in Pirelli World Challenge, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, the F3 Americas Championship and in the Thunderhill 25 Hours.
Asia: Victories at Macau and in the TCR category13. December 2018 -
In the FIA Formula 3 World Cup at Macau, PAGID Racing partner and customer teams locked out the podium: Dan Ticktum (Motopark Academy) repeated his victory from the previous year at the legendary Guia Circuit and was again crowned as the FIA Formula 3 World Champion. His teammate Joel Eriksson and Sacha Fenestraz (Carlin) claimed second and third place respectively. The Liqui Moly Team Engstler also stood out with various titles in the TCR Asia Series and in the TCR Middle East International Series.
Worldwide: Maiden victory in FIA WEC and title in FIA WTCR13. December 2018 -
A new winner: for PAGID Racing, the maiden victory of the new Aston Martin Vantage GTE at Shanghai was the FIA WEC season highlight. In the FIA World Touring Car Cup, TMD Performance GmbH’s motorsport brand also scored great achievements with 1-2s in the drivers’ and teams’ standings.
KohR Motorsports Is New Official Distributor of PAGID Racing in the United States27. November 2018 -
KohR Motorsports is a new official distributor of PAGID Racing in the United States. KohR Motorsports is a successful performance parts dealer and professional race team based out of Westland, MI. Working closely with local companies like ROUSH and Ford Performance, KohR has been pushing the boundaries of Mustang Racing for many years.
Teams’ and drivers’ titles for LIQUI MOLY Team Engstler in TCR Asia Series16. October 2018 -
Success all the way: in the season finale of the TCR Asia Series at Shanghai International Circuit, LIQUI MOLY Team Engstler locked out the first three places in the final drivers’ standings and secured the title in the teams’ championship. Furthermore, the team claimed the Car Model of the Year award for Volkswagen. In the previous year, the team had also won the drivers’ and teams’ titles.
Stable Energies Motorsports Is New Distributor Of PAGID Racing For North America14. September 2018 -
A new strong partner for an important market: With immediate effect, Stable Energies Motorsports is a new distributor of PAGID Racing for North America.
Spec MX-5 Challenge Opens New Opportunities For Racers07. August 2018 -
At the middle of the 2018 season, drivers participating in the new Spec MX-5 Challenge have been impressed with the racing and the support for this new U.S. series. Spec MX-5 Challenge was created to offer a bridge in the pro sports car racing ladder system between the extremely popular Spec Miata club racing series and the ultra-competitive Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup pro series. All cars competing in the one-make cup are equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads.
Top results in IMSA racing at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park12. July 2018 -
PAGID Racing is looking back on a very successful weekend in IMSA racing at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario Canada. Mercedes-AMG Team Riley Motorsports secured victory in the GTD category in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. In the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race, PAGID Racing customers celebrated a quadruple victory in the GS category and a 1-2 finish in the TCR class.
New Application: PAGID Racing Brake Fluid for Mini Sprint Car Racing11. June 2018 -
PAGID Racing has developed a new application for PAGID Racing Brake Fluid for Mini Sprint Cars. Chad Hartzell, two-time Plymouth Speedway Track Champion – 600 Non-Wing Sprints, is successfully counting on PAGID Racing.