Faulkner New York-bound for 5th race in US Championship series

June 20, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Faulkner will race at former F1 circuit Watkins Glen this weekend.

Leading international Porsche driver Damien Faulkner, from Donegal, is in New York State this week for his 5th race in North America’s leading new series – the IMSA United SportsCar Championship. Faulkner’s the main driver for GB (Global Barista) Autosport and says the team arrived this week to start preparing for the Sahlen’s Six Hours... [Read more...]

Damien Faulkner: The American Dream

January 25, 2013 by Damien Faulkner  

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Damien kicks off his no 2013 season with the legendary Rolex Daytona 24

I’ve been promising Leo that I’d write this piece for some time now – sorry Leo, but here goes.. I’m somewhere above Greenland on the way to Daytona Beach to kick off the 2013 season with the legendary Rolex Daytona 24. This will be my third attempt of this event. The first opportunity came in 2008 through a team called Synergy via my Porsche... [Read more...]

60 seconds with Damien Faulkner

January 11, 2013 by Leo  

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Damien leaves the pits in his Porsche GT3 Cup car. Photo: damienfaulkner.com

Name: Damien Faulkner Age: 35 Occupation: Racing Driver Road Car: Audi A3 Dream Road Car: Porsche Carrera GT Race Car: Porsche GT3 Cup Dream Race Car: One with Air Conditioning! Race of My Life: Sebring 12 hour 2011 Biggest Supporter: Family Favourite Food: Italian Favourite Restaurant: My financee’s kitchen! It’s Motorsport.ie’s round- what... [Read more...]

John Kenny: Damien Faulkner back in full-time motorsport

December 19, 2012 by John Kenny  

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Damien Faulkner: 'It's been a long road back'

Donegal’s Damien Faulkner, something of the “forgotten man” of Irish motorsport, is back in full-time motorsport having completed his comeback season in the USA. The Donegal man has secured a full time contract to race in the 2013 American Le Mans Series (ALMS). Faulkner, 35, has a huge racing pedigree and has multiple international titles... [Read more...]