This year, a general one-make crater calendar again includes 10 championship races during 9 venues. Like in prior years, all races are contested as support to a Formula One World Championship. The new deteriorate brings a estimable enlargement in a media coverage of a one-make cup, that was launched in 1993. All 10 rounds can be watched live on a Internet and also in full length on TV. “From this year, fans are means to follow a Supercup even improved in a audio-visual media. There are some really clever drivers entrance adult by a ranks from a inhabitant one-make crater series. At several rounds, celebrities will raise a championship during a circle of a VIP vehicle,” says Oliver Schwab, a Manager of a Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, surveying a novelties for 2019.
Proven competition calendar for a 2019 season
The Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup maintains a proven competition calendar. The 2019 deteriorate starts on a second weekend in May with a start of a European Formula One deteriorate in Barcelona (Spain) and concludes on a final weekend in Oct with a double-header eventuality on a Grand Prix circuit in Mexico City. Between these rounds, a 357 kW (485 hp) Porsche 911 GT3 Cup racers will take adult a plea in Monaco (Monte Carlo), Austria (Spielberg), Great Britain (Silverstone), Germany (Hockenheim), Hungary (Budapest), Belgium (Spa-Francorchamps) and Italy (Monza).
Open quarrel for a title
Joining a reigning Supercup champion Ammermüller on a grid this deteriorate are 5 fortifying champions from Porsche’s inhabitant one-make competition series: Tio Ellinas (champion Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain), Porsche Junior Jaxon Evans (champion Porsche Carrera Cup Australia), Ayhancan Güven (champion Porsche Carrera Cup France and Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Benelux), Gianmarco Quaresmini (champion Porsche Carrera Cup Italia) and Al Faisal Al Zubair (champion Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East) are penetrating to proof their ability in a disdainful sourroundings of a Formula One World Championship.
More VIPs as guest drivers in a Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup
The array organisers continue a prolonged tradition of using a VIP car this entrance season. At comparison rounds, distinguished guest drivers will take a circle of a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup. At a Silverstone race, Chris Hoy will join a field. The Scotsman has won 6 Olympic bullion medals in lane cycling and in 2015 clinched a LMP3 category of a European Le Mans Series. Last season, 3 VIPs took on a Supercup challenge: Dakar Rally leader Matthias Walkner contested his home competition in Spielberg, BBC’s Top Gear star Chris Harris competed during Silverstone, and Formula E motorist Felix Rosenqvist influenced adult a margin during Spa-Francorchamps. The stream IndyCar motorist from Sweden netted an considerable tenth place in Belgium. The biggest success in a VIP-Porsche was achieved by ex-Formula 1 universe champion Mika Häkkinen. The Finn won his 1993 guest starts in Monaco and Budapest.
Porsche Juniors set sights on successes
The 2019 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup deteriorate outlines an critical step in a still immature motorsport career of Jaxon Evans (New Zealand). The 22-year-old has come from a Porsche Carrera Cup Australia as a new Porsche Junior to tackle his lass deteriorate in a quick one-make crater on an general stage.
Porsche Junior Julien Andlauer (France) contests his second Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup deteriorate in 2019. The 19-year-old gave a convincing opening final deteriorate with dual victories during a double-header culmination in Mexico City.
More TV coverage
The TV channel Eurosport broadcasts all races over a whole stretch live or taped and shown during a after time. Eurosport televises to some-more than 60 countries. The free-TV hire Sport1 broadcasts all rounds of a 2019 season. The races in Spielberg, Silverstone and Hockenheim will be televised live. Sky also covers a Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup. Formula One Management (FOM) distributes TV footage of a Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup to TV stations around a world. The central Formula 1 (F1 TV) streaming use transmits all sessions of a one-make crater and offers live broadcasts for a fee.
10.05-12.05.2019, Barcelona (Spain), competition 1
23.05-26.05.2019, Monte Carlo (Monaco), competition 2
28.06-30.06.2019, Spielberg (Austria), competition 3
12.07-14.07.2019, Silverstone (Great Britain), competition 4
26.07-28.07.2019, Hockenheim (Germany), competition 5
02.08-04.08.2019, Budapest (Hungary), competition 6
30.08-01.09.2019, Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), competition 7
06.09-08.09.2019, Monza (Italy), competition 8
25.10-27.10.2019, Mexico City (Mexico), races 9+10