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.
Once again, the legendary Nürburgring-Nordschleife proved to be a happy hunting ground for PAGID Racing in 2018. PAGID Racing teams dominated proceedings in the legendary 24-hour race at the Nürburgring: with the #912 Porsche 911 GT3 R, Manthey Racing secured itself the prestigious overall win from the #4 Mercedes-AMG GT3 and the #5 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Mercedes-AMG Team BLACK FALCON. In total, six cars with PAGID Racing Brake Performance made it into the top ten. Moreover, the teams scored seven class wins, a strong performance record.
In the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft at the Nürburgring, PAGID Racing customer teams also racked up numerous successes. Falken Motorsports won the VLN Speed-Trophy with the #4 Porsche 991 GT3-R. With Stephan Köhler, Christian Kohlhaas (both SP8), Martin Kroll (SP6), Jörg Kittelmann (SP3T) and Andreas Gülden (TCR), five drivers who are relying on PAGID Racing together with their teams scored victories in their respective classes.
Simply the best in the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup: during the season finale at Barcelona, the driver trio of Luca Stolz/Yelmer Buurman/Maro Engel secured the drivers’ title with the #4 BLACK FALCON Mercedes-AMG GT3. Moreover, BLACK FALCON came out on top in the final teams’ standings.
Title and a new record: Felipe Drugovich enjoyed an excellent season in EuroFormula Open. The Brazilian driver of the Italian RP Motorsport team not only won the title, but also established a new record for the highest number of race wins in one season.
PAGID Racing’s success story in TCR competition continued in 2018. The motorsport brand of TMD Performance GmbH locked out the top three in ADAC TCR Germany. Harald Proczyk won the title with the #22 Opel Astra TCR run by HP Racing International ahead of Luca Engstler (Hyundai Team Engstler) and Niels Langeveld (Racing One). After a strong season, Mikel Azcona wrapped up the TCR Europe title with the #25 PCR Sport CUPRA TCR. Jean-Karl Vernay became runner-up with the #69 Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team Audi RS3 LMS. In TCR Italy, Salvatore Tavano was crowned champion with the #4 CUPRA TCR and with Luigi Ferrara and Matteo Greco, two further PAGID Racing customers secured second and third place.
Two further top results in 2018 proved that PAGID Racing is the perfect choice for rallying. Miguel Fuster and Ignacio Aviño were victorious in the Spanish Tarmac Rally Championship with the #2 Ford Fiesta R5. In the Portuguese Rally Championship, Armindo Araújo and Luís Ramalho won the title with the #46 RMC Motorsport Hyundai i20 R5.
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24h Race Nürburgring: A historic quadruple victory with PAGID Racing brake performance30. May 2016 -
In the 44th running of the ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen Nürburgring, PAGID Racing partners and customers celebrated an overwhelming quadruple victory. In extremely changeable conditions, the AMG-Team BLACK FALCON was victorious with its #4 Mercedes-AMG GT3.
FIA World Rallycross Championship: third win in a row for Mattias Ekström30. May 2016 -
Mattias Ekström, Team EKS, knows only too well what winning feels like: in the fourth FIA World Championship round in Great Britain, the Swede scored the third success in a row with his Audi S1, equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads.
Pirelli World Challenge – USA: overall victory and four class wins with PAGID Racing brake performance30. May 2016 -
With an overall victory and a total of four class wins in the sixth race weekend of the Pirelli World Challenge at Lime Rock Park, teams competing with PAGID Racing brake pads ensured a highly successful result.
PAGID Racing is a partner of the 2016 Audi Sport TT Cup19. April 2016 -
The partnership that started successfully in 2015. We are proud to inform you that PAGID Racing will continue the cooperation with the Audi Sport TT Cup, started in 2015. The premiere season of the new Audi Sport TT Cup went off exceedingly successful and helped young promising drivers to enter the world of motorsports.
Black Falcon dominates in VLN season finale04. November 2015 -
In the last race of the VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring, PAGID Racing partner Black Falcon celebrated its second overall victory in succession. In the Production Car Trophy and the Speed Trophy, PAGID Racing customers were in contention in the title race.
PAGID Racing wins title in Spanish Rally Championship16. October 2015 -
The Porsche 997 GT3 Cup equipped with PAGID RST high-temperature brake pads driven by Miguel Fuster triumphs in the Spanish Tarmac Rally Championship. One event before the end of the season, the Spaniard together with his co-driver Nacho Aviñó secured victory in the drivers’ classification.
Successful season for Hofor Racing in the 24-Hour Series12. October 2015 -
Hofor Racing has reason to cheer: The PAGID Racing customer has celebrated two overall classification wins in the 2015 24-Hour Series. With that, the Swiss team is pleased to look back on a positive season in the hard-fought endurance racing series.