Dominik Farnbacher
Germany
Driver

Dominik Farnbacher

1984-09-26 (age 37)

Mid-Ohio: Farnbacher Loles Racing qualifying report

Farnbacher Loles grabs pole at Mid-Ohio For the second consecutive race, a Farnbacher Loles Porsche starts from the pole in the Grand-Am Rolex series. Eric Lux turned a 1:25.892 in qualifying to grab the top spot in his ...

Voices of Lime Rock - Dominik Farnbacher

VOICES OF LIME ROCK: DOMINIK FARNBACHER One of the most pleasant stories in the first half of the American Le Mans Series season was the success of Panoz Team PTG. In a class with Posche, Ferrari, BMW and others, the Tom Milner-led team has held ...

Voices of Road America - Fernandez, Farnbacher, Leitzinger

VOICES OF ROAD AMERICA There may not be a track on the American Le Mans Series schedule that garners praise quite like Road America. It's a classic circuit, combining lightning-quick speeds and corner combinations that test all aspects of car and ...

Mid-Ohio: Farnbacher Loles Racing race report

Henzler and Ragginger take sixth place at Mid-Ohio The Farnbacher Loles Racing team had some new competition in the American Le Mans Series as the Corvette C6.R made its debut at the Mid-Ohio round. While entirely new, the Corvettes appear to be ...

Mid-Ohio: Series warmup report

MOWLEM QUICKEST IN WET WARMUP FOR MID-OHIO With its KERS-related issue fully sorted from Friday, Johnny Mowlem set the fastest time in Saturday morning's 30-minute warmup for the Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The ...

Brabham edges de Ferran for Road America win

The Patron Highcroft Racing Acura team picked the right time to break their drought. A great battle between the two Acura ARX-02as ended as David Brabham fended off the final charge from Gil de Ferran in Sunday's American Le Mans Series Time ...

Nurburgring: Pierre Ehret race report

Pierre Ehret takes Podium at 1000km Nurburgring Pierre Ehret celebrated a great third rank during the 4th round of the Le Mans Series at the Nurburgring. Together with his teammates Dominik Farnbacher and Anthony Beltoise this meant a big success ...

Road Atlanta: Flying Lizard Motorsports preview

Two to Go for Flying Lizard; Both Team and Drivers Bergmeister and Long Hold GT2 Lead September 15, 2009 - Sonoma, California - It's come down to just two remaining races in the 2009 American Le Mans Series: flagship Petit Le Mans next week at ...

Yokohama Utah preview

Race Tires Moving up in Class at Utah ALMS Race Drivers using Yokohama's Eco-Friendly Orange Oil Race Tires Moving up in Class at Utah American Le Mans Race Several teams to compete on Yokohama ADVAN ENV-R10 tires in new ALMS Challenge Series and ...

Peugeot dominates at Spa to land the victory

Peugeot won the second round of the European Le Mans Series at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. The Peugeot 908 Hdi FAP driven in the 1000km race by Nicolas Minassian, Simon Pagenaud and Christian Klien crossed the line a mere 27 seconds ...

Long Beach: Flying Lizard qualifying report

Flying Lizard Qualifies 3rd and 11th in GT2 for Long Beach April 17, 2009 -- Long Beach, Calif. -- Patrick Long qualified the Flying Lizard No. 45 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR third in GT2 and teammate Seth Neiman qualified the No. 44 11th for tomorrow's ...

Long Beach: Qualifying times (REVISED)

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Long Beach: Qualifying times

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Long Beach: Flying Lizard Motorsports preview

California-based Flying Lizard Back on West Coast for ALMS Round Three at Long Beach April 13, 2009 -- Sonoma, Calif. -- Flying Lizard Motorsports heads to Southern California this week for round three of the ALMS season: the Tequila Patron ...

St. Pete: Yokohama race report

FULLERTON, CA (Apr. 6, 2009) -- The Yokohama Tire Corporation-sponsored Panoz Team PTG is on a roll -- literally. Another third place finish -- this time at St. Petersburg, Florida, on April 4 -- propelled PTG to second-place overall in points in ...

St. Pete: Series race report

SHARP, BRABHAM LEAD ACURA'S ST. PETE SWEEP David Brabham and Scott Sharp scored an overall victory for Acura at the aptly named Acura Sports Car Challenge of St. Petersburg on Saturday as the auto manufacturer swept both prototype classes in the ...

St. Pete: Series practice one report

de FERRAN A QUICK STUDY AT ST. PETERSBURG Gil de Ferran turned in the quickest time in the first practice for the Acura Sports Car Challenge of St. Petersburg on Friday morning, a session that started dry but ended wet and windy. De Ferran, driver ...

St. Pete: Series pre-race spotlight - GT2 teams

KEYS TO GT2 SUCCESS IN ST. PETERSBURG With an astounding seven manufacturers present in GT2 for the Acura Sports Car Challenge of St. Petersburg, strategies and setups are likely to be different for each entry. The goal remains ...

Team PTG enters second Panoz for St. Pete race

Panoz, PTG hoping to build on Sebring podium; Team enters second Esperante GTLM for Sutherland, Phinney On the heels of a solid third-place GT2 podium finish to open the 2009 American Le Mans Series season, Panoz Team PTG has entered a second ...

Sebring: Series race report

ANOTHER DEBUT, ANOTHER AUDI VICTORY AT SEBRING One slip up, one extra minute in the pits and the story might be different. Yet it's a familiar story with a familiar ending - Audi debuts a new car with a victory at Sebring. The German marque posted ...

Sebring: Series hour nine report

KRISTENSEN LEADING CLOSE AUDI 1-2 AFTER NINE HOURS The all-out sprint at Sebring was still going strong as the 57th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida entered the last quarter of the race. Tom Kristensen in the lead ...

Audi debuts R15 TDI for ninth Sebring victory

One of Audi's brand new twin turbo, diesel-powered R15s won the 57th running of the 12 Hours of Sebring on Saturday, giving Audi its ninth overall win at Sebring in the 100th race in the history of the American Le Mans Series. The winning car, ...

Sebring: Series hour six report

PEUGEOT, AUDI LOCKED IN TITANIC BATTLE HALFWAY AT SEBRING The battle between Audi, Peugeot and Acura was living up to expectations halfway through the 57th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida. Peugeot's Franck Montagny ...

Sebring: Series Saturday warmup report

AUDIS ON TOP IN SEBRING WARMUP Audi's two new R15 TDI prototypes sat 1-2 at the end of Saturday morning's warmup for the 57th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida. The German marque can only hope that the race ends the ...

Daytona24: Kevin Roush race report

Kevin Roush had the best opportunity of his career at last weekend's 47th annual running of The Rolex 24 at Daytona and the Upland sports car racer took advantage of it by playing a key role in the Farnbacher Loles Racing team's impressive ...

Sebring Winter Test final report

DIXON FASTEST ON FINAL DAY OF WINTER TEST Scott Dixon turned in the fastest time on the final day of the American Le Mans Series' annual Winter Test on Wednesday. The reigning Indy 500 and IndyCar champion turned a lap of 1:45.671 (126.052 mph) ...

Sebring Winter Test Wednesday notebook

WINTER TEST WEDNESDAY NOTEBOOK Dominik Farnbacher has gone from one extreme to the others in terms of GT2 cars in the American Le Mans Series. He drove rear-engined Porsches in 2006 and 2007, moved to a mid-engined Ferrari last season and now is ...

Winter testing concludes at Sebring

Testing continued Wednesday at Sebring International Raceway as American Le Mans Series teams prepare for the 2009 season. Acuras topped the time charts as expected, but the highlight of the day came from Dyson Racing and the public debut of its ...

Daytona24: Patrick Long race report

Victory at the Rolex 24 At Daytona! Porsche's sole American factory driver Patrick Long captured a long-sought win at the Rolex 24 At Daytona Sunday, driving the GT-class ...

2009 entry list

@>LM P1 No. Team Chassis-Engine Drivers ---- ----------------------------- ----------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------- 007 Aston Martin Racing Lola ...

Acura quickest on opening day of testing at Sebring

It was no surprise to see Acura atop the time sheets Monday at Sebring International Raceway, as teams prepare for the 2009 American Le Mans Series season. The two brand-new ARX-02a cars ran a handful of laps during the day's three sessions, with ...

TRG Porsches bag 1-2 in GT at Daytona

While the nail-biting finish in the Daytona Prototype category will likely steal all the headlines, the Grand Touring division had a fierce battle of its own at the 47th Rolex 24 at Daytona, and endurance specialists TRG came out on top. The Kevin ...

Daytona24: Porsche hour 16 notes

PORSCHE TEAMS HOLD STRONG IN ROLEX 24 AFTER 16 HOURS; PENSKE AND BRUMOS ON TOP IN DP; FARBACHER LOLES RACING AND TRG LEAD GT CLASS AT SUNRISE January 25, 2009 - Leading more than 300 of the 482 laps completed so far at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, the ...

Daytona24: Farnbacher Loles Racing hour 18 notes

Farnbacher Loles Racing continued its strong performance at the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Sunday. The No. 86 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car, driven by Dominik Farnbacher, Eric Lux, Matthew Marsh and Kevin Roush, was fastest of the team cars, holding second in ...

Penske leads Porsche 1-2-3 in early morning at Daytona

As the sun begins to rise over Daytona International Speedway, Porsche-powered Rileys hold control for the 47th Rolex 24. However, six Daytona Prototypes remain on the lead lap and anything can still happen with nine hours remaining. ...

Daytona24: Banner Racing hour 14 notes

The Banner Racing Pontiac GXP.R running in 4th as the Rolex 24 hour passes the 15th hour Daytona Beach Florida (January 25, 2009): It is 7 AM at Daytona International Speedway as the Rolex Grand-Am competitors race into "Dawn's Early Light" and ...

Daytona24: Farnbacher Loles Racing hour six notes

Farnbacher Loles Racing led the GT class for most of the first six hours of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Saturday. Dominik Farnbacher, Matthew Marsh and Kevin Roush all led in the No. 86 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car, alternating the lead with their ...

Dixon leads at Daytona after seven hours

Scott Dixon, driving a Ganassi Racing Lexus Riley, led Antonio Garcia's Brumos Racing Porsche Riley seven hours into the 47th running of the 24 Hours of Daytona. The Penske Racing Porsche Riley of Timo Bernhard was third, followed by Joao Barbosa ...

Daytona24: Porsche hour eight notes

PORSCHES LEAD BOTH CLASSES OF ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA AFTER EIGHT HOURS; BRUMOS PORSCHE RILEY AND TRG PORSCHE 911 GT3 CUP LEAD DP, GT RESPECTIVELY January 25, 2009 - The ...

Brumos has the speed but will it carry them to victory?

Brumos Racing has been the team to beat thus far at Daytona International Speedway and heads into Saturday's Rolex 24 as the favorites in the twice-around-the-clock enduro. After claiming the pole position on Thursday, the No. 58 Porsche-powered ...

Daytona24: Farnbacher Loles Racing Thursday report

Farnbacher Loles Racing qualified six GT cars for the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Thursday. Porsche factory driver Wolf Henzler of Nurtingen, Germany, led the team contingent, qualifying the No. 85 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car fifth in class. He lapped the ...

Daytona24: Thursday qualifying times

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Daytona24: Farnbacher Loles Racing preview

Farnbacher Loles Racing is ready to race, with six Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars in this weekend's Rolex 24 At Daytona. The team is an international mix of 25 drivers and 80 crew members from 17 countries on six continents -- Australia, British Virgin ...

Panoz Team PTG announces 2009 program

PANOZ TEAM PTG ANNOUNCES 2009 PROGRAM Panoz Team PTG announced today that it will again field one Panoz Esperante GTLM in the 2009 American Le Mans Series' GT2 class with Dominik Farnbacher driving for the full season and another yet-to-be-named ...

DC's after the roar's "Meow"

MEOW Now that the "Roar Before The 24" is past, it's gotten relatively quiet at Daytona International Speedway - at least, insofar as race-car testing is concerned ... plenty of folks are spit-shining the place for Speed Weeks. In the meantime, ...

Porsche Daytona January test summary

PORSCHE POWER FASTEST IN BOTH CLASSES AT ROLEX 24 HOURS AT DAYTONA WINTER TEST THIS WEEK; BRUMOS PORSCHE RILEY AND FARNBACHER LOLES 911 BEST IN CLASS DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 9, 2009) - After eight test sessions earlier this week - seven during ...

Farnbacher Loles Racing Daytona test 2009-01-05

Farnbacher Loles Racing set the fastest GT lap during three days of testing for the Rolex 24 At Daytona. Dominik Farnbacher of Ansbach, Germany, lapped the 3.56-mile Daytona International Speedway infield road course in one minute 50.881 seconds on ...

Series Daytona January test, day three

Law, Farnbacher Run Fastest Laps Monday in Final Day of "Roar Before the Rolex 24" Testing; Next event for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series is famed Rolex 24 At Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 5, 2009) - Darren Law and Dominik Farnbacher waited ...

DC in Daytona - Roaring through day 2

ROARING THROUGH DAY 2 UP FRONT . . . . . . Penske Racing's Porsche Riley morph from the No. 7 to No. 16 isn't going to also include a switch to a purplish color scheme as stated in this column Saturday. It'll be black and gold, as will be ...

Farnbacher Loles, Porsche preps for 2009 challenges

Following last week's driver announcement from Flying Lizard Motorsports, fellow Porsche competitor Farnbacher Loles Racing confirmed that reigning American Le Mans Series GT2 co-champion and Porsche works driver Wolf Henzler will pair with 2007 ...

Farnbacher Loles Racing announce 2009 plans

Farnbacher Loles Racing will continue its strong association with Porsche in 2009. The team will again field a host of Porsche race cars in the American Le Mans Series, Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series and Patron GT3 Cup Challenge. Farnbacher ...

Series spotlight - Tafel Racing's Farnbacher

TAFEL RACING REFLECTIONS: DOMINIK FARNBACHER Tafel Racing's Dominik Farnbacher came of age in 2008. The 24-year-old German didn't just score his first American Le Mans Series victory last season...he won four times and also finished second in the ...

Fuji: Series race report

XANAVI NISMO GT-R Wins Season Title The Final Race Is Won by CALSONIC IMPUL GT-R The FUJI GT 300km RACE, 9th and final round of the 2008 AUTOBACS SUPER GT, was held on Nov. 9 at the Fuji Speedway (one lap 4.563 km) in Shizuoka Pref. The ...

Series spotlight - Tafel Racing's Tony Dowe

TAFEL RACING REFLECTIONS: TONY DOWE Tony Dowe has long been considered one of sports car racing's most brilliant minds. It showed again in 2008 as Tafel Racing scored four GT2 victories and a runner-up championship finish in ...

Ferrari newsletter 2008-10-20

F430 triumph in four countries Maranello (Modena) - This weekend the F430 was the star of no less than four different international GT competitions, taking three one-two finishes in the FIA GT Championship, the American Le Mans Series and the ...

Laguna Seca: Michelin race report

Michelin Teams Sweep Top 10; Claim All Four Poles and Class Wins MONTEREY, CALIF. (October 18, 2008) - Michelin and its technical partner teams closed out the 2008 American Le Mans Series season in great style with a perfect weekend at Mazda ...

Standings after Zolder

@>GT1 Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver/Team Points --- ---------------------------- -------- 1. Andrea Bertolini 66 2. Fabrizio Gollin 58 3. Miguel Ramos 52 4.

Laguna Seca: Series race report

WERNER, LUHR CLAIM MONTEREY OVERALL VICTORY Marco Werner and Lucas Luhr ended their championship season in fitting style Saturday with an overall victory for Audi Sport North America in the Monterey Sports Car Championships presented by ...

Laguna Seca: Tafel Racing race report

Tafel/Bell Micro No. 71 Earns 4th ALMS Win of Season; No. 73 Finishes 11th in Monterey MONTEREY, Calif., October 18, 2008 - Tafel Racing closed out the 2008 American Le Mans Series season with its fourth GT2 class victory tonight at Mazda Raceway ...

Laguna Seca: Saturday warmup report

PENSKE'S BRISCOE ON TOP IN MONTEREY WARMUP After losing out on pole position in qualifying Friday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Porsche posted the fastest time in a 25-minute warmup for the Monterey Sports Car Championships. Penske Motorsports' ...