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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PAGID Racing is supporting Lemons of Love27. February 2020 -
The non-profit organization Lemons of Love is giving away a brand-new Mazda MX-5 Global Cup car equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads. The winner of the new race car will be drawn at the IMSA 12 Hours of Sebring (March 21). PAGID Racing is also supplying a “trunk load” of racing brake pads for the car.
PAGID Racing Brake Performance for the Canadian Nissan Micra Cup17. February 2020 -
New Nissan Micra Cup and PAGID Racing partnership is formed
Maximum brake performance for UTV racing10. December 2019 -
PAGID Racing developed new racing brake pads for UTV racing, which is enjoying growing popularity worldwide. PAGID Racing customers already celebrated successes with the new products in the UTV Production 1000 Championship in the United States.
Strong showing for PAGID Racing teams in SRO America29. October 2019 -
The season finale of the SRO America at Las Vegas Motor Speedway presented a strong showing for teams trusting in PAGID Racing brake performance.
Successful IMSA season for PAGID Racing partner and customer teams17. October 2019 -
PAGID Racing partner and customer teams look back on a very successful 2019 IMSA season with the TCR drivers’ and teams’ title for Bryan Herta Autosport in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge, the GTD IMSA WeatherTech Sprint Cup title for Zacharie Robichon (Pfaff Motorsports) and a historic win for Turner Motorsport in the 10-hour race Petit Le Mans.
Thrilling battle for Global Mazda MX-5 Cup title16. September 2019 -
The 2019 Global Mazda MX-5 Cup is entering its decisive stage. With only two races remaining, six drivers still have a chance of claiming the title in the hotly contested one-make series. Fans can look forward to a thrilling season finale at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca (20-22 September).
Drivers’ and teams’ titles for Liqui Moly Team Engstler in TCR Asia Series10. September 2019 -
A great success in the TCR Asia Series: Luca Engstler defended his title and is the TCR Asia Series champion again. His teammate Diego Morán rounded out the 1-2 in the drivers’ standings for Liqui Moly Team Engstler with his second place. Moreover, the long-standing PAGID Racing partner again secured the title in the teams’ classification. The Car Model of the Year Award for Hyundai crowned the successful performance.
Success in the Green Hell: Class wins and podiums at the Nürburgring 24 Hours27. June 2019 -
PAGID Racing partners and customer teams performed strongly at the Nürburgring 24 Hours. They claimed six class victories in total at the 47th staging of the endurance classic on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. The race was an eventful one, dominated by penalties, Code 60 phases, and the retirement of many of the favourites. Second place overall rounded off the strong showing in the Eifel Mountains.
Victory in WTCR: Norbert Michelisz triumphs at the Nürburgring27. June 2019 -
Norbert Michelisz took victory in the opening FIA WTCR race at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. The BRC Hyundai N Squadra Corse driver made a good start, moving to the front of the field in the first corner, before defending his lead for the rest of the race: After three laps of the Nürburgring-Nordschleife, the 34-year-old Hungarian crossed the finish line in first place in the #5 Hyundai i30 N TCR to claim his first win of the season.
New WorldSBK Safety Car with PAGID Racing brake performance02. May 2019 -
The Hyundai i30 Fastback N is the new Official Safety Car of the 2019 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK). The specially customized i30 N is equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads for maximum stopping power.