Rexy the “GT3 Rawr” Ready to Take on Laguna Seca with Priaulx and Jeannette

SALINAS, Calif., (May 10, 2023) – Rexy, the beloved dinosaur-wrapped AO Racing Porsche 911 GT3 R heads to the Monterey Peninsula this weekend for the MOTUL Course de Monterey Powered By Hyundai N. Following an on-track incident in the FIA World Endurance Championship race at Spa-Francorchamps, full-season IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship driver PJ Hyett suffered […]

AO Racing’s Rexy Porsche Visits Hot Wheels Design and Development Center

LONG BEACH, Calif., (April 12, 2023) – Before AO Racing arrives in Long Beach, California for the 48th Annual Grand Prix of Long Beach, the Porsche customer racing team visited Mattel, Inc in anticipation of the upcoming Hot Wheel replica of Rexy, the team’s Porsche 911 GT3 R. The designers at Hot Wheels were able to get up close and personal with […]

Project 1-AO in 6th place in Portimao with strong driver line-up

Source: Looking back on the second race weekend of the year in the WEC, team boss Axel Funke praised the cooperation and professionalism of his team’s work. The busy Project 1 front man knows that his motivated team did an excellent job on this race weekend. “The preparations went smoothly and the knowledge gained at Sebring […]

PROJECT 1 – AO unfortunate result

Source: The team was not rewarded !!! More than the 12th place during the opening race of the WEC season in Sebring, was not in the cards for drivers PJ Hyett, Gunnar Jeannette and Matteo Cairoli. Relatively early in the race, PROJECT 1 – AO’s excellently prepared Porsche RSR 19 collided with a competitor […]

Project 1 AO Porsche RSR #56 will fight for victory!

Source:   Goal of the season: The last GTE victory in the World Championship. PJ Hyett (USA), Gunnar Jeannette (USA) and Matteo Cairoli (ITA) will compete in Project 1’s optimally prepared and restyled Porsche RSR-19 in a large and strong field of competitors in the LM GTE AM class. Last week our team, led […]

AO Racing Stomps to Sebring Twelve Hour with Full-Season T-Rex Livery

SAINT CHARLES, ILL. (March 13, 2023) – As Samuel L. Jackson’s character Ray Arnold said in 1993’s Jurassic Park, hold on to your butts. After racing under a special one-off livery at Daytona International Speedway, honoring the 1983 Rolex 24 At Daytona race winners, AO Racing has retired their Swap Shop livery in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship […]

AO Racing Relishes in Character-Building IMSA WeatherTech Debut

DAYTONA, Fla., (January 31, 2023) – The longest and possibly the most challenging race on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship concluded on Sunday afternoon, and new sports car racing team AO Racing took great pride in facing adversity to finish the Rolex 24 At Daytona. In some ways, the team faced a stacked deck with […]

AO Racing Revs Up for WeatherTech Debut at Rolex 24

DAYTONA, Fla., (January 25, 2023) – The longest event on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship kicks off the 2023 sports car racing season this week, and AO Racing is revved up and ready for the series debut of the new No. 80 Porsche 911 GT3 R (type 992). Sporting a tribute livery inspired by the […]

AO Racing Pays Special Tribute to 1983 Rolex 24 Winning Porsche 935

SAINT CHARLES, ILL. (January 17, 2023) — As AO Racing makes their IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship debut this month at the Roar Before the 24 and Rolex 24 At Daytona, the team will pay special tribute to a previous race winner highlighting the livery of the No. 80 Porsche 911 GT3 R. The new GTD […]