Porsche GT3 Cup Brasil

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Porsche GT3 Cup Brasil
Category GT Racing
One-make racing
Country Brazil
Inaugural season 2005
Constructors Porsche
Tyre suppliers Yokohama
Drivers' champion Brazil Contantino Júnior
Official website GT3 Cup Brasil

The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Brasil is the first ever one-make championship of Porsche in South America. Was first disputed in 2005 and follows the same formula used in the Porsche Supercup and Porsche Carrera Cup championships held around the world.

The championship[edit]

The championship organization is supported by the motorsport division of Porsche AG together with their Brazilian representative, Stuttgart Sportcar, and is divided in two classes of competition:

  • Cup, that uses the same cars of the European series; Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (Type 997) with 3.6 liters, flat-6 naturally aspirated engines that produce 420 bhp (310 kW) and 420 N·m.
  • Challenge, that uses Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (Type 996) cars with a less-powerful engine.

Champions[edit]

Season Class
Cup Master Challenge Light
2005 Brazil Beto Posses
2006 Brazil Xandy Negrão
2007 Brazil Ricardo Baptista
2008 Brazil Miguel Paludo
2009 Brazil Miguel Paludo Brazil André Posses
2010 Brazil Ricardo Rosset Brazil André Posses
2011 Brazil Constantino Júnior Brazil Sylvio de Barros
2012 Brazil Ricardo Baptista Brazil Sylvio de Barros
2013 Brazil Ricardo Rosset Brazil Maurizio Billi Brazil Daniel Schneider Brazil Tom Filho

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