Porsche is a German sports car brand owned by the Piëch and Porsche families, and Qatar Holdings. The company was founded by in 1931 by Ferdinand Porsche, an Austrian engineer, and Porsche's son-in-law Anton Piëch, an Austrian lawyer. It is now part of the Volkswagen group, which also makes and markets Audis and Bugatti Veyrons.
O'Young is Porsche champ again
Hong Kong's Darryl O'Young clinched the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia championship for the second time after a sensational final two rounds at the Bahrain International Circuit yesterday. The 28-year-old Team Jebsen driver had trailed championship leader Christian Jones of Australia by three points entering the races, but he snatched overall victory with a win and a second place yesterday. O'Young was elated with his latest title: 'It's fantastic. It's been a tough championship, much harder than the first time I won in 2006.'