Porsche North America 2017 IMSA drivers announced

Porsche will be back to the North American based IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next year with two brand new factory Porsche 911 RSR cars.

The effort will be once again entered under Porsche North America banner and will feature some strong drivers.

The #911 Porsche 911 RSR will feature the new comer Dirk Werner along with the 2015 GTLM champion Patrick Pilet. They will be joined for the endurance races by Richard Lietz

The second entry, the #912 Porsche 911 RSR will be in the hands of Kevin Estre and the Laurens Vanthoor. Fred Makowiecki will join them in the long distance events.

More to follow.

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