Since our founding in 1993 more than a hundred of drivers have already been sitting behind the steering wheels of the MRS cars. For the 2016 season we would like to present you our drivers.
Drivers Blancpain GT Series 2016
Will be announced shortly
Drivers ADAC GT Masters 2016
Will be announced shortly
Drivers Porsche MOBIL 1 Supercup 2016
Christian Engelhart; born on 13.12.1986
Career: 2001 - Karting; 2002-2003 - Formel BMW Junior Driver; 2004-2005 - Austrian Touringcar Championship (5 wins, Twice Vice Champion); 2007 - Porsche Junior Screening; 2008-2009 - Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland (1 podium); 2010 - Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland (1 win), Porsche Supercup (3rd of the Rookie Championship, 1 Podium); 2011 - Porsche Supercup (1 win); 2012 - ADAC GT Masters (3rd overall, 4 wins, best Porsche driver), Porsche Supercup (1 win, 2 podiums), 24h Race Nürburgring; 2013 - ADAC GT Masters, Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland (Vice Champion), 24h Daytona (Pole-Position GT); 2014 - Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland (3rd overall), ADAC GT Masters (4 podiums), 24h Dubai (winner overall), 24h Daytona, 12h Sebring, 12hAbu Dhabi (Class winner); 2015 - 24h Dubai, 24h Daytona, Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland (Vice Champion), ADAC GT Masters, 24h Endurance Series; 2016 - 24h Dubai, ADAC GT Masters, Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland. www.christian-engelhart.de
Christof Langer: born on 16.03.1967
Career: 2005-2012 - DMV Tourenwagen Challenge (2011 - Vice Champion); 2013 - Porsche Carrera Cup Germany; 2016 - Porsche Mobil1 Supercup.
Roar Lindland: born on 08.07.1977
Career: 1988-1989 - Gocart; 1990-1995 - Motocross; 1995-1997 - Stockcar; 1998-2000 - Rallycross (several podiums); 2001-2003 - Peugeot Cup (P5); 2004-2005 - Norwegian Cup-National Racing (twice champion); 2006-2007 - JTCC (several podiums); 2008-2009 – Porsche Carrera Cup Skandinavia; 2010-2011 - Porsche Carrera Cup Skandinavia (in both years 4th overall); 2012 - Porsche GT3 Cup (champion, 10 races with podiums and eight wins); 2013 - Porsche Mobil1 Supercup; 2014 - Porsche Carrera Cup France; 2015 - Porsche Mobil1 Supercup.
Victor Jimenez; born on 04.02.1984
Career: 2010 - Formula Palmer; 2011 - V de V Championship, CER Championship, Barc Formula, Barc Formula Winter Series (Champion); 2012 - Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain, International GT Open; 2013 - Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain (Champion in the PRO-AM1 division; 18 podiums in 20 races); 2016 - Porsche Mobil1 Supercup Barcelona.
Kenji Kobayashi; born on 20.03.1967
Career: 2000 - Porsche Challenge; 2001-2005 - Porsche Carrera Cup Japan; 2008-2010 - Porsche Carrera Cup Japan; 2010 - 24h Nürburgring; 2011 - 24h Nürburgring, GT Asia; 2012 - 24h Nürburgring, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge (Winner Open Class 996 GT3 Cup), WEC Japan; 2013 - 24h Dubai, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge (Winner Open Class 996 GT3 Cup), VLN, Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup Abu Dhabi; 2016 - Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup.
Drivers Porsche Carrera Cup Germany 2016
Ricardo Flores Ramirez; born on 03.09.1990
Career: 2009 - Movistar Challenge; 2010-2013 - 6h Race Peru (Overall winner in 2013); 2014 - Nascar All Whelen Series; 2015 - 24h Daytona; 2016 - 24h Dubai, 6h Race Peru, Porsche Carrera Cup Germany.
Drivers 24h Series powered by Hankook 2016
Charles Putman; born on 06.09.1957
Career: 2006 - SCCA World Challenge Touring Car Championship; 2008 - SCCA World Challenge Touring Car Championship (10th overall); 2010 - GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge GS Championship (winner); 2012 - NASCAR Rolex Grand-Am Sports Car Series; 2013 - NASCAR Rolex Grand-Am Sports Car Series, ADAC GT Masters Spa, Blancpain Endurance Series Monza and 1.000km Nürburgring, American Le Mans Series; 2014 - Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA, TUDOR Championship; 2015 - 24h Endurance Series, 12h Abu Dhabi (1st in Cup Class); 2016 - 24h Endurance Series.
Charles Espenlaub; born on 22.09.1968
Career: 2000-2013 - Grand-Am Sports Car Series; 2004 - American Le Mans Series; 2013 - ADAC GT Masters Spa, Blancpain Endurance Series Monza and Nürburgring, American Le Mans Series; 2014 - IMSA United Sports Car Championship; 2015 - 24h Endurance Series, 12h Abu Dhabi (1st in Cup Class); 2016 - 24h Endurance Series.
Joe Foster; born on 03.11.1965
Career: 1979-1982 - Karting; 1982-1983 - Formula Ford 1600 (8 wins); 1984 - Jim Russell Mazda Series (7 wins); 1985 - British Formula 3 Championship; 1995 - Firestone Firehawk Championship; 1996-1997 - U.S. Formula Ford 2000 Championship; 1999 - American Le Mans Series, Motorola Cup; 2000 - American, Asia Pacific Le Mans Series, Motorola Cup; 2001 - American, European Le Mans Series, Grand American Championship; 2002-2003 - American Le Mans Series; 2004-2005 - Rolex Grand American Road Racing Series; 2006-2007 - Grand American Koni Challenge Series (1 win, 1 pole); 2008 - Rolex Grand American Road Racing Series, Koni Challenge Series (2 wins, 3 poles); 2009 - Rolex Grand American Road Racing Series; 2010-2011 - Rolex Grand American Road Racing Series, Continental Tire Championship (1 win, 7 poles); 2012 - American Le Mans Series, Rolex Sports Car Series, CTSCC Series; 2013 - American Le Mans Series (2nd Place Petit Le Mans), 24 Hours of Le Mans (4th place); 2014 - American Le Mans Series, 24 Hours of Le Mans (5th place); 2015 - 24H Series Barcelona and Paul Ricard; 2016 - 24H Series.
Xavier Maassen; born on 22.06.1980
Career: 1997-2000 - Karting; 2001-2002 - Belgian Formula Ford (2x Champion), Benelux Formula Ford; 2003-2004 - Dutch Formula Renault 2.0, 24h Spa; 2005-2006 - European Formula Renault 2.0; 2007 - World Series by Renault Formula Renault 3.5; 2008-2010 - FIA GT Championship, 24h Le Mans; 2011 - 24h Zolder (1st overall), 24h Le Mans, 24h Spa; 2012-2013 - Blancpain Endurance Series (1 win), Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Benelux (3 podiums); 2014 - 24h Spa, Champion Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Benelux (6 wins, 11 podiums); 2015 - 24h Le Mans, 24h Zolder (3rd overall), 12h Zandvoort (2nd in Porsche Class), 12h Abu Dhabi (1st in Cup Class), Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Benelux (1 win, 5 podiums); 2016 - 24h Endurance Series.
Here we listed the most well-known drivers which were active in our team in the former years.
- Kurt Thiim, Danish touring car-pro, DTM, ITC (Mercedes), V8 STAR
- Roland Asch, German racing legend, DTM (Mercedes), Porsche-Cup
- Dirk Werner, young German talent, Renault Clio Champion, Porsche Carrera Cup Champion
and current BMW factory driver in the DTM
- Duncan Huisman, World Touring Car Championship (BMW), Porsche-Cup
- Kelvin Burt, British Formula 1 test driver (Jordan), BTCC, FIA-GT, Porsche-Cup
- René Rast, young German supertalent, Champion Porsche Carrera-Cup 2008
- Norbert Siedler, Austrian test driver in Formula 1, American Champ Car World Series
- Matt Halliday, New Zealand A1-GP, Indy Car, Australian Super V8, Porsche
- and many more ...
Our drivers are supported by our team of highly qualified mechanics and engineers.