Dauer 962 LM Sport

As a driver and entrant, Jochen Dauer had been a really profitable Porsche 962C proponent. Because the legendary Group C automobile's profession draw to an in depth, Dauer recognised its potential as the idea for a really excessive efficiency street automobile. In 1991, he acquired 5 unused 962C chassis from Porsche and began the event of what would grow to be the Dauer 962 LM. Utilizing Porsche chassis 962-169, the primary street automobile was unveiled on the 1993 IAA in Frankfurt.

In the course of the improvement course of, Porsche supplied backdoor assist within the type of components and experience. On the launch in Frankfurt, the challenge obtained nearer inspection by Porsche motorsports engineer Norbert Singer. He found that the automobile might very effectively kind the idea for a contest automobile as a part of the brand new GT1 laws. These required a street going model for homologation however a manufacturing run of 1 was ample. GT1 automobiles can be very a lot favoured over the present Group C automobiles to encourage the event of latest automobiles.

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