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Absolute Racing teams signed off the 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia on a high, securing the vice-championship, the Pro-Am class crown and Porsche Dealer Trophy title and two overall podium finishes during an action-packed season finale at the Shanghai International Circuit (November 16/17).

Philip Hamprecht didn’t win the championship, but he was in good form this season, securing the vice-championship. The Team StarChase driver concluded the season with a brilliant second place finish in the last race of the year on wet conditions.

Thai driver Tanart Sathienthirakul also enjoyed a bright end to his second season in the series, finishing the weekend on high note with a third place finish in Round 12. The est Cola PTT racer finished sixth in the standings for the 2018 campaign.

Chinese rising star Daniel Lu Welong entered his rookie season carrying legitimate talent into the field. The Porsche China Junior driver amassed another sixth place finish and concluded

Absolute Racing put in a battling performance to place three cars in the top-six of the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia Round 8 at Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore.

– Team StarChase’s speed goes unrewarded
– Tanart S. and Daniel Lu performed strong
– Bao Jin Long is the new Pro-Am Class leader

The weekend had a promising start with Philip Hamprecht storming to a stunning pole position. The German driver clinched pole after blasting through the streets of Singapore and setting a 2:16.258 lap time on Saturday afternoon. Team-mates Tanart Sathienthirakul, Daniel Lu and Yuan Bo qualified all within top-8.


Sathienthirakul set a superb lap time of 2:17.040 min to sit in fifth on the time sheet. Series debutant Lu stopped the clock eight hundredth of a second behind him in seventh, with Yuan Bo taking the final top eight position with a 2:18.096 min quick lap. Pro-Am title contender Bao Jin

The Lion City is the destination for the Absolute Racing serviced teams this coming weekend thatmarks the beginning of the second half of the 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia (PCCA).

– Team StarChase aims to defend winning streak

– Pro-Am class title fight resumes for Bao Jin Long

– Li Jiaqi joins team line up

The race in support of the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix is among the highlights of the 2018 PCCA calendar, which saw the first meetings take place in Shanghai, Fuji, Sydney and in the streets of Bangsaen. It became the most famous races on the calendar and it’s easy to see why. On a merciless street circuit, the heat and humidity make it even tougher for the drivers.

Philip Hamprecht wants to keep the winning streak. Team StarChase driver won a race in every PCCA event so far this season, and he has good memories of Marina Bay Street Circuit,

Absolute Racing serviced teams picked up an Overall and a Pro-Am Class win in the second-ever visit of Porsche Carrrera Cup Asia to Sydney Motorsport Park.

– One-Two finish for Absolute Racing in race two
– Philip Hamprecht scores his fourth win of 2018
– Bao Jin Long wins again in Pro-Am class

Qualifying for Rounds 6 and 7 took place on Friday with all six Absolute Racing-serviced cars recording top ten times.

Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht posted the third-fastest time during qualifying. As the second best qualifying time determines the grid for the second race of the weekend, the German youngster placed his car second on the grid for race two while AAS Motorsport by Absolute Racing’s Maxime Jousse lined up third for the Round 7.

est cola PTT’s Tanart Sathienthirakul, who was the fastest in Free Practice 1 on Friday morning, locked the seventh-best time, right ahead of Porsche

Absolute Racing serviced teams Team StarChase, Porsche China Junior Team, AAS Motorsport by Absolute Racing, est cola PTT, Porsche Shanghai Waigaoqiao & Pudong and Zheng Tong Auto head down under, where from August 3-4 the fourth round of the 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia (PCCA) takes place at the Sydney Motorsport Park.

• Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht on title hunt
• Only Jousse, Bao and Bo raced in this track before
• Second Invitational race of the season wrap ups the weekend

With three wins in five races, Philip Hamprecht is currently second in standings, far from being out of contention, 18 points adrift from the top. This will be the first time at Sydney Motorsport Park for the #99 Team StarChase driver who is aiming to collect the maximum available points to stay in the title hunt. On the other hand, Team StarChase heads the Porsche Dealer Trophy standings by a comfortable

On a less than easy weekend in the streets of Bangsaen, Thailand, Absolute Racing serviced teams added another win to its tally. Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht won the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia (PCCA) Round 5 as Bao Jing Long took the honors for Zheng Tong Auto in the Pro-Am Class.

As with many Carrera Cup series this year, PCCA switched to the second generation 911 GT3 Cup car, bringing faster lap times amongst a number of improvements to the 12thedition of the Bangsaen Grand Prix.

Hamprecht registered the second best time in qualifying. This year’s PCCA returnee Maxime Jousse timed in sixth fastest, while Tanart Sathienthirakul posted the seventh best time. AAS Motorsport by Absolute Racing’s Jousse and est cola PTT’s Sathienthirakul were promoted one place up the grid because of an opponent grid penalty.

Further back in the field, Yuan Bo was placed seventh on the grid, while Bao Jing Long, who did the

Absolute Racing serviced teams Team StarChase, AAS Motorsport by Absolute Racing, Porsche China Junior Team, est cola PTT, Porsche Shanghai Waigaoqiao & Pudong and Zheng Tong Auto are travelled in a positive frame of mind to Thailand’s Bangsaen Street Circuit, one of the most exciting tracks of Southeast Asia, for the third race weekend of the 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia (PCCA), July 13-15.

• Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht defends Pro class lead
• Home race for est cola PTT and AAS Motorsport
• Daniel Lu’s street racing baptism
• Yuan Bo and Bao Jing Long aiming to keep the momentum

Philip Hamprech leads the drivers’ championship standings by one point as Team StarChase heads the Porsche Deale [...]

Amongst a weekend of mixed fortunes for Absolute Racing serviced teams at Fuji Speedway, Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht claimed his second win of the season in the second event of the 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia.

The weather around Mount Fuji makes for unpredictable conditions and this weekend was no different, complicating the life of drivers and engineers.

Saturday morning saw the Absolute Racing Pro class serviced cars finishing in the top ten positions of the 30-minute qualifying session, with Hamprecht placing the #99 Team StarChase 911 GT3 in second on the grid for both races. Tanart Sathienthirakul looked very impressive too, clocking the third best time. Cup returnee Maxime Jousse timed in sixth fastest. Further back, Yuan Bo posted ninth-best time in the sess [...]

Absolute Racing serviced teams Team StarChase, AAS Motorsport by Absolute Racing, Porsche China Junior Team, est cola PTT, Porsche Shanghai Waigaoqiao & Pudong and Zheng Tong Auto are headed to Japan for the second race weekend of the 2018 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia (PCCA), June 15-17.

• Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht leads the Pro class points
• Maxime Jousse returns with AAS Motorsport
• First Invitational Race of the season

Eight long weeks after the sensational season opener at Shanghai International Circuit, the PCCA heads to Japan for Round Two, as Absolute Racing serviced teams will be looking to build on results or improve on their opening performance of 2018.

#99 Team StarChase Philip Hamprecht [...]

Absolute Racing serviced teams celebrated a 1-2 result in the opening round of the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia last weekend at the Shanghai International Circuit (14-15 of April 2018), with Philip Hamprecht taking the honour of winning the first race of the new season.

Absolute Racing headed to the “home race” with three new drivers among its six-car team. Team StarChase’s Philip Hamprecht and est Cola PTT’s Tanart Sathienthirakul continue this year, while Yuan Bo returns to the Carrera Cup Asia fold representing the new team dealer Porsche Shanghai Waigaoqiao & Pudong. Porsche China Junior’s Daniel Lu and Zheng Tong Auto’s Bao Jing Long joined the team this year. 2016 Carrera Cup Asia Vice-Champion Maxime Jousse returned to the series in this race to drive the #66 AAS Motorsport by Absolute Racing entry.

The opening qualifying session of the season took place on a grey-skyed Saturday morning with all Absolute Racing cars looking to make an

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