KW Competition Partner

For more then 15 years, race teams world-wide have relied on the patented valve technology of KW Competition coilovers. Racers from grassroots motorsports to professional race teams have trusted in KW for their expertise and product development knowledge.

  • FALKEN Motorsports
  • Manthey Racing
  • and many more

FALKEN Motorsports

Up until 2010, the Falken Motorsports Team had used Japanese manufactured sports cars to compete at the ADAC Zurich 24-hour Nürburgring race. In 2011, they made the switch to a Porsche 911 GT3 R. Equipped with KW 3-way Competition coilovers, the team participates in the VLN Endurance Championship. Driving duties are shared among veteran drivers, Peter Dumbreck, Wolf Henzler, Sebastian Asch and Martin Ragginger besides Peter Dumbreck. The series provides a great opportunity for tire development testing on the Nordschleife. The KW Competition coilovers are relied upon for their repeatability, patented valve technology and long-term durability.

Manthey Racing – Record holder ADAC Zurich 24h Nürburgring

Manthey Racing is one of the world’s most successful Porsche race teams. With their facilities adjacent to the famous Nurburgring Nordschleife, their loyalty and relationship to this race track run deep. Team owner Olaf Manthey has been a long-time partner with KW and have used KW Competition products in each of their 5 time victories of the 24hr race (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011). Manthey Racing competes in the International GT Open, VLN Endurance Championship and the ADAC Zurich 24-Rennen Nurburgring Nordschleife. They have also been a great source of supply numerous Porsche teams with famous drivers such as: Lucas Luhr, Marc Lieb, Romain Dumas, Timo Bernhard, Richard Westbrook, Mike Stursberg, Christian Menzel, Jochen Krumbach, Philipp Wlazik and the five-time 24-hour Nürburgring race winner Marcel Tiemann.