Numerous victories and titles for PAGID Racing in Europe16. December 2021 -
All over the world, but particularly in Europe, numerous partner and customer teams successfully rely on PAGID Racing Brake Performance. In 2021, again, numerous achievements at the most varied European race tracks were racked up.
Victory for Maximilian Götz in DTM
One of the undisputed highlights for PAGID Racing in the 2021 motorsport year was the DTM success by Maximillian Götz with the #4 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Haupt Racing Team. The 35-year-old secured the prestigious drivers’ title in the final race of the season at Norisring that could hardly have been more exciting. For both Maximilian Götz and PAGID Racing partner Haupt Racing Team, it was the maiden DTM title win.
Numerous achievements in the Green Hell
This year, once again, the Nürburgring-Nordschleife proved to be a happy hunting ground for PAGID Racing. Once more, many partner and customer teams were able to celebrate major achievements in the demanding Green Hell. Both in the Nürburgring Endurance Series and in the Nürburgring 24-hour race, the teams with PAGID Racing Brake Performance collected numerous class wins and podium results. In a turbulent 24-hour race that went down into the history books as the shortest endurance racing classic at the Nürburgring, PAGID Racing celebrated seven class victories.
Victory for Luca Engstler in ADAC TCR Germany
Another driver to enjoy great success was Luca Engstler in ADAC TCR Germany. The youngster had a strong season with the Hyundai i30 N TCR run by Hyundai Team Engstler and already sealed the title in the penultimate event.
Success in rallying
PAGID Racing is the perfect choice for being successful in rallying, as numerous victories and titles, among others in the FIA European Rally Championship (FIA ERC) and the Supercampeonato de España de Rallyes underline. Sara Fernández (Rallye Team Spain) achieved a historic feat by becoming the first female FIA ERC co-drivers’ title winner. Runner-up spot in the drivers’ standings for Efrén Llarena with the Škoda Fabia Rally2 Evo run by Rallye Team Spain rounded out the strong achievement. Sergio Cuesta and Pablo Sánchez won the title in the Trofeo N5 class of the Supercampeonato de España de Rallyes with the RMC Motorsport Citroën C3 N5. The rallying duo also sealed the crown in the Copa N5 RMC.
FIA RX2e Championship title for Guillaume De Ridder
Guillaume De Ridder has become the inaugural FIA RX2e champion. In an entertaining season finale at the Nürburgring, the Belgian sealed the crown. Finn Jesse Kallio, who kept the battle for the title exciting until the very end, secured runner-up spot. The PAGID Racing brake pads used in all the RX2e cars were especially developed for the FIA RX2e Championship and meet the highest environmental standards in the automotive industry.
Spectacular racing action in the BMW M2 Cup
The inaugural season of the BMW M2 Cup also provided spectacular racing action. All the BMW M2 CS Racing cars in the one-make series have been equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads. Louis Henkefend became the inaugural title winner, Fabian Kreim and Nicolas Hanke followed in second and third place respectively.
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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.
Strong Dealers for North America01. May 2019 -
PAGID Racing has further expanded its dealer network in order to ensure an even better availability of the PAGID Racing products in North America. Customers who are trusting in PAGID Racing brake performance can contact eight strong partners in the United States and Canada. They all have vast PAGID Racing knowledge and can support the drivers and teams with all questions and braking solutions.
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.