Dominic Dobson, the founder of Dobson Stuttgart and former Le Mans 24 hour participant is thrilled to announce his participation in the LeMans Classic this coming June in the same Porsche 962 that he raced there in 1989 along with co-drivers, Jean Alesi and the late Will Hoy.
This glorious car is was purchased by Thomas Schlereth of Munich, Germany and was restored by Porsche recently. Join us in France this summer for a great event!
The LeMans Classic is run July 1 & 2. Keep your eyes open and cheer on Dominic and his historic Porsche 962 as they race in the Prestigious Group C race – the fastest class of the classics.
Dobson’s passion for racing began at a young age. His journey into the world of motorsport took flight when he started competing in local karting events, showcasing his natural talent and unyielding determination. Dobson’s exceptional skill behind the wheel earned him recognition and paved the way for an illustrious racing career.
Throughout his racing tenure, Dobson has participated in various forms of motorsports, ranging from open-wheel racing to sports car endurance events. His versatility as a driver was evident in his successful stints in prestigious series such as Formula Super Vee, Indy Cars and IMSA GTP.
However, it was Dobson’s success in sports car endurance racing that earned him his opportunity to race at the 1989 Le Mans 24 Hours. He earned his reputation in the racing community, particularly for his performances in the Indy Car racing, the Indy 500 and the IMSA GTP Racing.
Dobson’s career is adorned with numerous accomplishments and remarkable milestones. In 1989, he made his debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, driving for the legendary Schuppen Porsche team.
His prowess behind the wheel was further demonstrated in the IMSA GTP Championship, where Dobson’s exceptional driving skills propelled him to victories and podium finishes. He has earned his reputation as one of the most skilled and accomplished drivers of his era.
Dobson, has wide experience in the world of professional racing. He’s run in seven Indy 500 races, the LeMans 24hr, Daytona 24hr, Sebring 12hr, Baja 1000, Goodwood Hillclimb, both NASCAR and Touring Car events and is the winner of the 2015 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Unlimited class and Rookie of the Year!
Dobson to be speaker guest at Connect2Cars on Wednesday August 16