Marc Lieb and Mike Rockenfeller won the GT2 class of the Tourist Trophy at Silverstone on 15 May 2005 driving the #66 GruppeM Racing Porsche 996 GT3 RSR (3.6-litre). Here the #66 Porsche exits Luffield on its way down the old pit straight.
Mike Rockenfeller became a Porsche factory driver in 2005 and in 2007 he shifted seats to drive for Audi full time. In 2003, at age 20, Marc Lieb became a full Porsche factory driver, spending his whole driving career behind the wheel of a Porsche. At the end of the 2016 season Lieb retired from racing, joining Porsche in the Customer Sport department.
Written by: Glen Smale
Images by: Virtual Motorpix/Glen Smale