PAGID-Porsche: A Continued Alliance

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PAGID Racing and the Porsche Carrera Cup North America have announced the extension of their partnership into 2024, ensuring that every racer in this elite championship will continue to rely on PAGID’s advanced brake pad technology. This collaboration underscores the critical role of PAGID Racing’s braking solutions in enhancing the performance and safety of competitors in one of North America’s most esteemed one-make racing championships.

Key Highlights:

  • Extended Partnership: PAGID Racing remains the official brake pad partner for the Porsche Carrera Cup North America in 2024.
  • Championship Details: The 16-round championship, featuring Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars, kicks off at Sebring International Raceway.
  • Longstanding Relationship: The collaboration between PAGID Racing and Porsche Motorsport dates back to 1986, highlighting a history of joint success in motorsport.
  • Technical Excellence: PAGID’s brake pads are celebrated for their superior bite, friction, and control, contributing significantly to the performance of the 911 GT3 Cup cars.
  • Strategic Races: The 2024 calendar includes races at Formula 1 events in Miami, Montreal, and Austin, showcasing the championship’s prestige.
  • Executive Insights: Quotes from Porsche Motorsport North America and PAGID Racing executives emphasize the value and success of the partnership.

The partnership between PAGID Racing and Porsche Carrera Cup North America has been instrumental since the championship’s inception in 2021. It highlights the synergy between PAGID’s braking technology and Porsche’s racing prowess. As the championship prepares to illuminate the tracks — beginning with a twilight race at Sebring — the continued alliance promises to deliver unparalleled racing experiences.

TMD Friction Holdings, the parent company of PAGID Racing, with facilities in Germany and the USA, ensures rapid development and manufacturing of custom brake solutions, reinforcing the technical foundation of this partnership.

Volker Holzmeyer, President and CEO of Porsche Motorsport North America, and Matthew Greenman, Head of Global Motorsports at PAGID Racing, have both expressed their enthusiasm for the renewed partnership, highlighting its importance for achieving peak performance on North America’s iconic circuits. This collaboration not only elevates the racing experience but also affirms the commitment of both entities to maintaining the highest standards in motorsport excellence.

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