This year, the Porsche Cup will be awarded for the 50th time since its inception in 1970. Founded by Ferry Porsche himself, the notorious Porsche Cup honors the best performing private Porsche race drivers of the season. It’s been a testimony to racing talent and unapologetic motivation. Within this competition, Porsche supports private customer racing and promotes the professionalism and ambition of many teams and drivers.
The prestigious Porsche Cup is not only known for its talented and unique drivers, but also the variety of eligible cars. The competition is open to all Porsche drivers given they achieved their results in a Porsche produced racecar. This means, regardless if you compete in a 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport, 911 GT3 Cup, 911 GT3 R or a 911 RSR, you can win the trophy in any car!
To take home the Porsche Cup, drivers need to score the highest point total from the current classification period. Taken into account are international and national championships like the FIA Word Endurance Championship and the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship but also famous long distance races such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Daytona and Nürburgring.An impressive line-up of awards includes a Porsche vehicle for first place and several cash prizes exceeding 130,000 euros in total.