The ACT Government has delivered on its commitment during the 2016 election to upgrade Circuit Mark Webber into an international standard track with the upgrade to start later this year. The $200,000 ACT Government grant will transform the Canberra Kart Racing Club Circuit Mark Webber into an international standard track by extending its length from 750 metres to […]
Lutz Meschke, the head of finance and IT at Porsche, has outlined the brand’s strategy for autonomous vehicles, driver assistance and other technologies. In an interview published on the company’s corporate website, Meschke stated “digitalisation and autonomous driving [should be seen] not as a threat but as a tremendous opportunity” for the sports car brand. […]
The trio from "The Grand Tour" is back in action as the second series of the program gets ready to stream to your televisions and devices. This time around James May, Jeremy Clarkson, and Richard Hammond have bid adieu to "The American," former NASCAR driver Mike Skinner. That means they're in need of a new driver for their show. Auditions are...
Ever since The Grand Tour canned its driver, "The American," the show has been on the hunt for a replacement. Now it looks like Clarkson, Hammond and May have found a promising candidate. ex-Formula One driver Mark Webber. Watch him try to impress the trio with "hot laps" of the Porsche 911 GT2 RS and Mercedes-AMG GT R. More »
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The GT2 RS launch in Portugal gave us a chance to catch up with Mark Webber, recently retired from front-line racing duties but now working in both development and as a brand ambassador for Porsche. The 41-year old Aussie was brought along to give passenger rides on the circuit at Portimao, but sodden conditions put […]
Producer Richard Guay announced the cast of the upcoming crime drama Clover. Jon Abrahams (Meet the Parents), who will also direct, will star alongside Mark Webber (Green Room), Nicole Elizabeth Berger (All At Once), Erika Christensen (Parenthood), Julia Jones (Wind River), Jessica Szohr (Gossip Girl), and Jake Weber. Show More Summary
Every once in a while a film comes along that is so honest, and so deeply personal, it might challenge those brave enough to view it to contemplate their own life. Actor/filmmaker Mark Webber has made a new film titled Flesh & Blood, and it's a docu-drama that discusses his own life story and the immense struggles his family has been through. Show More Summary
Actor-filmmaker Mark Webber mines personal experience for “Flesh and Blood,” a quasi-memoir that hearkens back to the raw, adventurous American cinema of the ’60s and ’70s. The movie bleeds honesty, though its individual components are more memorable than how they’re assembled. Webber plays the...
Mark Webber, 41, is a nine-time grand prix winner who enjoyed an 11-year career in Formula One before winning the World Endurance Championship in 2015.
AUSTIN, Texas, Oct 19 (Reuters) - New Zealander Brendon Hartley has been grilling fellow-Antipodeans Mark Webber and Daniel Ricciardo for all the information he can get as he prepares for his Formula One debut in Texas on Sunday.
"You know how hard it is for him to try to find work out here with his record now..." Monument Releasing has unveiled a trailer for the new film both written and directed by acclaimed indie actor/filmmaker Mark Webber, titled Flesh and Blood. Show More Summary
A man fights it hard to find work after serving time in prison, but it’s even harder for him to go home again in Mark Webber’s new film, Flesh and Blood. Flesh and Blood opens in Los Angeles on October 27th and in New York City on November 10th. FLESH AND BLOOD A Film By … Continue reading Hard to Adapt Trailer: Flesh and Blood! ?
Lewis Hamilton reveals Ayrton Senna inspiration for Singapore win, Jolyon Palmer eyes Williams switch, Mark Webber on Sebastian Vettel crash, plus more.
Mark Webber has a number of racing wins and podium finishes under his belt, in both Formula One and the World Endurance Championship. In the latter, he was named a world champion. Walter Röhrl is 30 years Webber's senior, and he too knows a few things when it comes to driving a car. Röhrl has two titles in the World Rally Championship...
Mark Webber seems to be living the dream. Following his retirement from racing, he stayed on with Porsche as a consultant and brand ambassador. But, it was revealed Webber had a hand in developing the outrageous 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS and he will continue to help develop track-focused cars. The seasoned race driver may claims he clocked 209 mph...
When you have driving masters like Walter Rohrl and Mark Webber involved in the development of a sportscar from the outset, you expect a serious weapon by the time the finished vehicle reaches consumers. In the case of the ballistic new 911 GT2 RS, the fastest and most powerful 911 ever, that is very much the […]
Mark Webber isn't leaving Porsche anytime soon, though his role is changing from race cars to road cars. Following his retirement from racing in 2016, the Australian stayed on with Porsche as a consultant and brand ambassador. Now, he's going to have a hand in developing future road cars for the marque, similar to how rally legend Walter...
Watch as former F1 racer and WEC champion Mark Webber takes on the Goodwood Hillclimb with Porsche.