The 24 Hours of Portimão is both a sports car and touring car automobile endurance race held annually at the Algarve International Circuit. It was inaugurated in 2017.[1][2] The race is currently part of 24H GT Series and Touring Car Endurance Series.

Entrants and participants

As with all races in the 24H Series, promoted by Dutch promoter Creventic, they are open to both professional and semi-professional teams. The races are contested with GT3-spec cars, GT4-spec cars, sports cars, touring cars and , like silhouette cars.

History

The first race took part in 2017 as part of 2017 24H Series, the 3rd season with FIA status.[3] Since 2018 the race became also part of Touring Car Endurance Series, and in that same year was part of 2018 24H Proto Series.

Race winners

Year Drivers Team Car Laps Race time Fastest Lap ref
2021
2020 Germany Jürgen Häring
Germany Michael Joos
Greece Taki Konstantinou
Germany Tim Müller
Germany Marco Seefried
Germany Herberth Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3 R (2019) 731 24:01:23.179 1:45.206 [4]
2019 Czech Republic Josef Král
Italy Matteo Malucelli
Czech Republic Jiří Písařík
Czech Republic No. 11 Bohemia Energy Racing

with Scuderia Praha

Ferrari 488 GT3 721 24:00:41.552 1:45.656 [5]
2018 Czech Republic Josef Král
Italy Matteo Malucelli
Czech Republic Jiří Písařík
Czech Republic No. 11 Bohemia Energy Racing

with Scuderia Praha

Ferrari 488 GT3 586 24:00:46.170 1:45.651 [6]
2017 Czech Republic Josef Král
Italy Matteo Malucelli
Czech Republic Jiří Písařík
Czech Republic No. 11 Scuderia Praha Ferrari 488 GT3 722 24:00:46.488 1:45.732 [7]

Manufacturer title wins

Wins Manufacturer Year(s) Team Year(s)
3 Germany Ferrari 2017, 2018, 2019 Czech Republic Scuderia Praha 2017, 2018, 2019
1 Germany Mercedes-Benz 2020 Germany Herberth Motorsport 2020

See also

References

  1. ^ Goodwin, Graham (10 January 2021). "Date Change For 24H Portimao". dailysportscar.com. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Scuderia Praha Ferrari wins the 24H Portimão". motorsport.com. 27 August 2017. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  3. ^ https://www.motorsport.com/endurance/news/scuderia-praha-ferrari-wins-the-24h-portimao-946071/3042941/
  4. ^ "24th Hankook 24H PORTIMÃO 2020 Race" (PDF). getraceresults.com. 14 June 2020. Retrieved 14 June 2020.
  5. ^ "24th Hankook 24H PORTIMÃO 2019 Race" (PDF). getraceresults.com. 7 July 2019. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  6. ^ "24th Hankook 24H PORTIMÃO 2018 Race" (PDF). getraceresults.com. 8 July 2018. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  7. ^ "24th Hankook 24H PORTIMÃO 2017 Race" (PDF). getraceresults.com. 27 August 2017. Retrieved 11 June 2021.

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