• Frikadelli Racing starts the 2020 season with a strong driver and vehicle lineup


    The Frikadelli Racing Team will attack again this year with two Porsche 911 GT3 R on the Nürburgring Nordschleife. In addition to the big highlight of the season in May, the 24-hour race, the team of Klaus Abbelen and Sabine Schmitz will have races for the Nürburgring endurance series of t... more

  • We say "thank you'!


    Dear sponsors, partners, supporters and helpers - We would like to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of the aid organization "Die Wiege e.V." and its patron Andrea Berg for your commitment at the 9th Frikadelli Christmas Market! Your commitment made a fantastic day possible th... more

  • Frikadelli Racing wins the 9h race Kyalami


    The Frikadelli Racing Team has won the new edition of the 9h Kyalami (South Africa). Nick Tandy, Dennis Olsen and Mathieu Jaminet brought the team of Klaus Abbelen & Sabine Schmitz a perfect end to the season. In addition to the overall victory, thanks to the points won, they also had two title ... more

  • Pole position for Frikadelli Racing in Kyalami


    Frikadelli Racing will start the 9 hours of Kyalami after a highly dramatic qualifying from pole position. Nick Tandy, who shares the cockpit with Mathieu Jaminet and Dennis Olsen, drove with the Porsche 911 GT3 R in the top-10 shootout a fabulous time of 1:52.825 min. It was four thousandths of a s... more

  • South African adventure at the end of the season


    A very special highlight awaits the Frikadelli Racing Team next weekend. The team of Klaus Abbelen & Sabine Schmitz will left the European continent at the end of the season and will competed in the Porsche 911 GT3 R at the 9h race in Kyalami, South Africa. The cockpit of the "probably the ... more

  • A laughing and a crying eye after the VLN season finale


    After the Frikadelli Racing Team was able to perfect the championship title in the Porsche Cayman GT4 (Type 981) at the last VLN race, Hendrik von Danwitz and "Jules" wanted to collect another good result before winter break. An accident two laps from the end prevented a conciliatory end o... more

  • Frikadelli Racing is gathering further important experience with the new Ligier


    After the Frikadelli Racing Team celebrated a brilliant debut with the new Ligier at the Hockenheimring a few weeks ago, the spectacular LMP3 car was re-entered at the season-finale of the Special Touring Car Trophy (STT). Although the cult crew from Barweiler should be denied a top result in the fi... more

  • Frikadelli Racing wins the Porsche Cayman GT4 Championship (Type 981) ahead of schedule


    The Frikadelli Racing Team was able to make the championship title in the Porsche Cayman GT4 Championship (Type 981) perfect by winning the penultimate VLN season round. Before the season finale, Hendrik von Danwitz and "Jules" are in the lead unassailable lead and are therefore the new ch... more

  • Nürburgring & Monza - Frikadelli Racing Team double tracked underway


    Next weekend, the Frikadelli Racing Team will be active on two racetracks in parallel. Team boss Klaus Abbelen's team is using the Porsche Cayman GT4 CS as part of the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft at the Nürburgring, and Sabine Schmitz is starting in the "Gisela" BMW 325i E90 from Sp... more

  • Third place for Frikadelli Racing in the heavy rain


    The Frikadelli Racing Team achieved third place in the Porsche Cayman GT4 classification (Type 981) at the start of the last season third of the VLN Endurance Championship. Hendrik von Danwitz and "Jules" showed a brilliant catch-up after a difficult qualifying and thus secured their sixth... more

  • Strong debut with the new Ligier JS P3


    As part of the American Fan Festival at the Hockenheimring Frikadelli Racing celebrated a brilliant debut with the new Ligier JS P3. After team boss Klaus Abbelen finished third in the first race of the Special Touring Car Trophy (STT), he secured the overall victory with the LMP3 prototype in Sunda... more

  • Frikadelli Racing extends the championship lead in the Porsche Cayman GT4 classification


    At the sixth round of the VLN at the Nürburgring, Hendrik von Danwitz and "Jules" celebrated their third victory of the season in the Porsche Cayman GT4 classification (Type 981). In a race characterized by extremely difficult weather conditions, the German-English team of drivers did... more

  • Bad luck at the 24h race in Barcelona


    With great anticipation, the Frikadelli Racing Team competed in the 24h race in Barcelona to get to know the Creventic 24h Series. At the Circuit de Catalunya, the team around team boss Klaus Abbelen managed to put on a very good performance over the weekend with the Porsche 911 GT3 R, but the coura... more

  • Frikadelli Racing is traveling to Barcelona with great ambitions for the 24h race


    After the successful guest appearance at the ADAC GT Masters at the Nürburgring, the Frikadelli Racing Team will take a closer look at another potential field of activity for the 2020 season from 29.08.2019-01.09.2019 with the 24h SERIES of Creventic. For this purpose, the crew from Barweiler s... more

  • Frikadelli Racing gains valuable experience in the ADAC GT Masters


    After the Frikadelli Racing Team has almost exclusively completed long-distance races at the Nürburgring Nordschleife in recent years, the team of Klaus Abbelen & Sabine Schmitz now celebrated their premiere in the ADAC GT Masters as part of a guest start. The cult troupe from Barweiler man... more

  • Great anticipation for the premiere in the ADAC GT Masters


    For the first time this weekend, the Frikadelli Racing Team will compete in the ADAC GT Masters. The guest start at the Nürburgring serves to gain a comprehensive insight into the "league of super sports cars". In the process, the gained empirical values will be incorporated into the ... more

  • Important points and a successful double start at the VLN season highlight


    In the 6h race of the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft, Sabine Schmitz, Hendrik von Danwitz and "Jules" achieved third place in the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport (Type 981). At the same time, Schmitz entered the season highlight of the VLN on Speedbeat Motorsport's BMW 325i E90 and finished fi... more

  • Frikadelli Racing sets the course for 2020 in the second half of the season


    After the Frikadelli Racing Team was in the first half of the year with the two Porsche 911 GT3 R at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, the team of Sabine Schmitz and Klaus Abbelen will break new ground for the rest of the season. For this purpose, the cult team from Barweiler does an further attrac... more

  • Second place and valuable championship points for the Porsche Cayman


    The Frikadelli Racing Team started the second half of the season with a good result. Hendrik von Danwitz and "Jules" secured second place in the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport (Type 981) at the fourth round of the VLN Endurance Championship on the Nürburgring. This allowed the Frikadell... more

  • Disappointing end after a strong performance at the 24-hour race


    The Frikadelli Racing Team impressed with a strong performance in the 24h race at the Nürburgring and was about to achieve the biggest success in team history. So the cult team from Barweiler was with the # 31 Porsche 911 GT3 R until three hours before the end of the race on an excellent second... more

  • Frikadelli Racing with strong driver line-up at the 24h race


    In just a few days, Frikadelli Racing will be celebrating the season's highlight with the legendary 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. The cult racing team from Barweiler sends after a successful preparatory phase both Porsche 911 GT3 R in the race and goes with a very strong driver squad at the ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing celebrates a strong final rehearsal before the 24 hour race


    The Frikadelli Racing Team can be happy with the last endurance test before the 24 hour race. At the six hour qualification-race Matt Campbell, Romain Dumas, Mathieu Jaminet and Sven Müller achieved a strong fourth place. With that result the team from Barweiler was the best Porsche team. The s... more

  • The last endurance test before the 24 hour race


    For the Frikadelli Racing Team the preparations for the ADAC Total 24h race (20.-23. June), which surely is the highlight of the season, come to an end on the next weekend. The six-hour qualification race will be the full rehearsal for the team by Klaus Abbelen and Sabine Schmitz which competes with... more

  • Joy and the sorrow in the third VLN race


    At the third VLN race joy and sorrow were very close to each other for the Frikadelli Racing Team. While the workscar with Sven Müller, Mathieu Jaminet and Romain Dumas already crashed after a few laps, the second Porsche 911 GT3 R driven by Alex Müller, Felipe Fernadez Laser and Klaus Abb... more

  • Frikadelli Racing with all cars at the third VLN race


    At the third race of the VLN-season on the Nürburgring, the Frikadelli Racing Team will again be represented by three cars. Besides the new #31 Porsche 911 GT3 R, the #30 Porsche 911 GT3 R could be repaired after the crash two weeks ago. The #962 Porsche Cayman GT4 will complete the Frikadelli ... more

  • Snow chaos inhibits the second VLN Race


    After the good start into the new season the Frikadelli Racing Team wanted to continue with good results. But due to snowfall the race had to be stopped in the second lap. One victim of this freak weather was the #30 Porsche 911 GT3 R of the team from Barweiler. Sabine Schmitz, who drove the car at ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing wants to take up the good start into the season


    After the Frikadelli Racing Team had a good start into the season with the places five and 16, the team from Barweiler wants to repeat those good results on the next weekend. This time the cockpit of the #30 Porsche 911 GT3 R will be shared by Alex Müller, Felipe Fernandez Laser and team manage... more

  • Promising start into the season for Frikadelli Racing- Fifth place in the first VLN race


    The Frikadelli Racing Team started the new season with a good result at the Nürburgring. The Porsche young professionals Mathieu Jaminet and Matt Campbell, who drove the new #31 Porsche 911 GT3 R, showed a great comeback and drove from the 27th to the fifth place. Sabine Schmitz, Alex Müll... more

  • Frikadelli Racing is well prepared for the new season


    Next Saturday the new VLN season on the Nürburgring starts. Many fans will be happy, that the five-month winter break now will be over. For the first race of the season, Frikadelli Racing is well prepared with two Porsche 911 GT3 R and strong drivers to steer the car. “On the last weeken... more

  • With two Porsche 911 GT3 R and a strong driver-lineup into the new season


    The Frikadelli Racing Teams starts the season with two Porsche 911 GT3 R. One of the cars will be the model which was successful two times for the Team from Barweiler last year. The second car will be a 911 GT3 R of the newest generation. It is planned to do some races until the 24 hour race. Due to... more

  • „Last-Minute-BoP": Frikadelli Racing takes the consequences and will leave VLN


    • Frikadelli Racing slashes the latest ‘BoP’-changes and demands prompt actions by the DMSB & the VLN • Crew chief Klaus Abbelen: - “The FIA didn’t require this new ‘Bop’” - "The track conditions get improved steadily, but GT3-cars are... more

  • Frikadelli Racing had to resign from the VLN season’s finale


     The final round of the Endurance Championship Nürburgring – VLN for short – took place without Frikadelli Racing’s participation. After a slip during the qualifying session, the number 30 Porsche 911 GT3 R could not be repaired in time. Lance David Arnold (Duisburg) and ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing entering the season’s finale with just one Porsche


    • Lance David Arnold and Alex Müller to share the Porsche customer team’s 911 GT3 R • Following an accident during the most recent round of the Endurance Championship at the Nürburgring, the sister car will not be racing • Klaus Abbelen: “A third win would be ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing doesn’t meet its own expectations at the VLN season’s penultimate round


    • The Porsche of Team Principal Klaus Abbelen, Felipe Laser and Lance David Arnold just missed out a podium finish • The car number 31 of Norbert Siedler and Alex Müller retired after a collision when lapping another car. • Misfortune in qualifying led to grid positions ten (Ab... more

  • Frikadelli Racing to adopt more aggressive strategy for VLN race eight


    • Porsche customer team from Barweiler is ready for bolder strategies in order increase chances on a third VLN victory this year • Lance David Arnold, Felipe Laser and team principal Klaus Abbelen will be racing the #30 911 GT3 R • Norbert Siedler and Alex Müller teaming up as ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing returns to the podium in the seventh VLN race


    • Second place for Frikadelli-Porsche 911 GT3 R with Norbert Siedler and Lance David Arnold at the wheel • Alex Müller, Felipe Laser and Team Principal Klaus Abbelen take the flag in fifth place after a strong performance in the four-hour race • Klaus Abbelen: “We have su... more

  • Frikadelli Racing is keen to start the final third of the season with third win


    • Porsche customer team of Sabine Schmitz and Klaus Abbelen wants to repeat the successes in VLN races four and five • Lance David Arnold and Norbert Siedler, winners of fifth VLN leg, will share the #31 Porsche 911 GT3 R • #30 GT3 R car driven by Schmitz, Abbelen and Alex Müll... more

  • Sixth-place finish for Frikadelli Porsche with Klaus Abbelen and Alex Müller


    • #30 Porsche in the top six after clean and tidy run in the sixth leg of this year’s VLN championship • Lance David Arnold and Felipe Laser in the #31 Porsche had a top result in sights but had to retire their car after 2.5 hours into the race • Felipe Laser’s outstandi... more

  • Frikadelli Racing looking for revenge after mixed results in the six-hour race


    • Porsche customer team from Barweiler near the Nürburgring has set eyes on third overall victory of the season • Lance David Arnold and Felipe Laser, winners of VLN leg 3, will drive the Porsche #31 • Fans’ darling Sabine Schmitz sharing the #30 Porsche GT3 R with team p... more

  • Frikadelli Racing starts the second half of the season with a P8 finish


    After two consecutive race wins, Frikadelli Racing kicked off the second half of the Endurance Championship Nürburgring (VLN) with an eighth place finish and one retirement. For the fifth out of nine championship rounds, the Porsche number 31 shared by Norbert Siedler from Austria and his Germ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing sets eyes on third consecutive VLN victory on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife


    • Porsche customer team dedicated to continue winning streak after the summer break • Team principal Klaus Abbelen sharing #30 car with Felipe Laser and Lance David Arnold • Norbert Siedler and Alex Müller racing the #31 Porsche • Both Frikadelli 911 GT3 R obliged to take... more

  • In the VLN series on the Nürburgring Nordschleife, Frikadelli Racing takes the chequered flag in first place for the second time in row


    • Norbert Siedler and Lance David Arnold repeat the #31 Frikadelli Porsche’s success from the previous VLN race • In qualifying, #31 car takes pole position; #30 sister car third on the grid • Sabine Schmitz, Klaus Abbelen and Felipe Laser rewarded with fifth position after a ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing set to fight for another victory in the VLN seris on the Nürburgring Nordschleife


    • After winning the third VLN leg the Porsche customer team is aiming for the next top result • Sabine Schmitz to share the #30 Frikadelli 911 GT3 R with Klaus Abbelen and race winner Felipe Laser • Frikadelli regular Norbert Siedler returns to the #31 Porsche alongside Lance David ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing wins third VLN race and celebrates successful comeback of Nürburgring queen Sabine Schmitz


    • On partly wet Nordschleife to victory: Felipe Laser and Lance David Arnold win for Frikadelli and tyre partner Dunlop after hard-fought VLN race • „SpeedBee" celebrates her Nürburgring comeback at the wheel of the Frikadelli Porsche 911 GT3 with an impeccable fifth place... more

  • Sabine Schmitz returns to the wheel of the Frikadelli Racing Porsche


    • Comeback: For the first time after defeating cancer, Sabine Schmitz will get into the Porsche 911 GT3 ‘s cockpit on Friday • Sabine Schmitz: “I wanted to drive again as soon as possible. I missed the team, the Nordschleife and the fans” • Frikadelli Racing will e... more

  • Frikadelli Racing finishes 24-hour race on the Nürburgring Nordschleife in eleventh place


    • Lance David Arnold, Alex Müller, Wolf Henzler and Matt Campbell pass the chequered flag after 24 hours just outside the top ten • Norbert Siedler posted third fastest lap of the Top 30 qualifying in 8:09.824 minutes and put the #31 Porsche on the second row of the grid • Race... more

  • Frikadelli Racing goes for it: 24-hour race Nürburgring with strongest line-up ever


    • Cult team from the Eifel village Barweiler enters two Porsche 911 GT3 R with the strongest driver line-up in the team’s history • Lance-David Arnold, Alex Müller, Wolf Henzler and works driver Matt Campbell share #30 Porsche • Norbert Siedler, Felipe Laser, Marco Seefri... more

  • Six-hour qualification race emphasizes Frikadelli Racing’s rising form curve


    • Alex Müller, Porsche Young Professional Matt Campbell and team principal Klaus Abbelen see the flag in 13th position • Number one in qualifying: Norbert Siedler takes pole position for the Top 30 qualifying but #31 Frikadelli Porsche early out of the race • Team principal Kla... more

  • Arc of tension for Frikadelli Racing builds up with qualification race for the season’s 24-hour highlight


    • Cult team from Barweiler will enter both Porsche 911 GT3 R for this wekend’s dress rehearsal • #30 car driven by Alex Müller, Matt Campbell and Klaus Abbelen • #31 shared by Norbert Siedler, Felipe Laser and Marco Seefried • Klaus Abbelen: “We learned a lot ... more

  • Last VLN leg before 24-hour race on the Nürburgring ends with 13th place for Frikadelli Racing


    • Lance David Arnold, Alex Müller and Frikadelli new member Wolf Henzler worked their way from 20th on the grid up to position 13 • Race for Felipe Laser with new team mates Marco Seefried and Porsche Young Professional Mathieu Jaminet ended prematurely • Team principal Klaus A... more

  • Frikadelli Racing uses second VLN leg as first dress rehearsal for the 24-hour race in May


    • Lance-David Arnold and Alex Müller share the #31 Frikadelli Porsche 911 GT3 R with experienced Porsche racer Marco Seefried • Felipe Laser teams up with endurance racing ace Wolf Henzler and Porsche Young Professional Mathieu Jaminet • Klaus Abbelen: “Once again we have... more

  • VLN season opener sees Frikadelli Racing’s two Porsche 911 GT3 R on places 13 and 21


    • Having started 22nd on the grid, the Pro Porsche with Klaus Abbelen, Norbert Siedler and Felipe Laser moves up to 13th place in the race • Alex Müller, Lance David Arnold and Porsche works driver Matt Campbell kept their 21st position from the grid to the chequered flag • Tea... more

  • Frikadelli Racing starts into the new VLN season with two Porsche 911 GT3 R and big ambitions


    • Lance-David Arnold, Alex Müller and Porsche junior driver Matt Campbell in the #30 Porsche’s cockpit • Norbert Siedler, Felipe Laser and Klaus Abbelen at the wheel of the second Frikadelli 911 GT3 R • Klaus Abbelen: “We are looking forward to a special season and ... more

  • Marco Seefried enhances Frikadelli Racing‘s driver line-up


    • Bavarian-born professional has been racing Porsche 911s since 2002 and has vast experience in endurance racing and competing on the Nürburgring • Marco Seefried: “Frikadelli Racing is a special team that is highly regarded by the fans” • Klaus Abbelen: “Than... more

  • Frikadelli Racing keep Norbert Siedler and Alex Müller on board for 2018


    • Popular racing team from Barweiler near the Nürburgring continues to race with Austrian Norbert Siedler and German Alex Müller • Norbert Siedler: “We have great plans for 2018 and from what I’ve seen so far the team is definitely heading in the right direction&rdqu... more

  • Expert for special cases: Felipe Laser strengthens Frikadelli Racing's driver squad


    • 29 year old racing driver from Leipzig has gained a lot of development experience at the wheel of the Glickenhaus SCG 003 • Felipe Laser: "I really want to win the 24-hour race on the Nordschleife – and in 2018, I think it’s Porsche's turn!" • Team Principal ... more

  • Lance David Arnold joins Frikadelli Racing


    • 31-year-old car racing professional from Duisburg in Western Germany sets ambitious targets for himself and the iconic Nürburgring race team • Lance David Arnold: “My return into a Porsche 911 cockpit closes a cycle” • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “With his... more

  • Frikadelli Racing Wants to Finish the Season on a High


    • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “We are prepared for any weather conditions and aiming for a victory” • CUP2 Porsche of Janine Hill, John Shoffner and Arno Klasen again fighting for class victory in the Cup 2 division • Thomas Leyherr and Herbert von Danwitz want to conf... more

  • Despite Pole Position and Fastest Lap: Frikadelli Racing Misses Podium Place


     Patrick Huisman and Norbert Siedler bring the “world’s fastest meatball”, the Porsche 911 GT3 R home in seventh position • Qualifying surprise: This season’s first pole position for Frikadelli Racing • Early accident and retirement for Frank Kräling an... more

  • Frikadelli Racing is Aiming for the Podium in this Year's Last But One VLN Race


     • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “We have tested a lot and found some very promising improvements” • Frank Kräling, Marc Gindorf and Christopher Brück are tackling their fifth win from six starts in division SP7 • Can Janine Hill, John Shoffner and Arno Kl... more

  • Frikadelli Racing Happy with Seventh Place with the BMW M6 GT3 in the VLN Season's Highlight


     • Faultless race by Klaus Abbelen, Patrick Huisman, Sabine Schmitz and Norbert Siedler in the unfamiliar BMW M6 GT3 • Frank Kräling, Marc Gindorf and Christopher Brück recover from tyre failure and end up on the category SP7 podium with their Porsche • Herbert von Da... more

  • Frikadelli Racing Tries BMW M6 GT3 for the First Time in this Weekend's Seventh VLN Leg


    • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “The Porsche 911 GT3 R’s engine still hasn’t returned from revision, so we are switching to another racing car” • Saturday’s 6-hour race is highlight of the 2016 VLN season • Cult outfit from the Eifel region will enter f... more

  • Frikadelli Racing Highly Motivated for Second Half of the Nürburgring Endurance Season


    • Team identified and solved the chassis problem on the SP9 Porsche 911 GT3 R, says team owner and driver Klaus Abbelen • Customer Porsche 911 GT3 targeting even more category wins Frikadelli Racing is tackling the second half of the Endurance Championship Nürburgring (VLN) with fre... more

  • Frikadelli Racing enters three Porsche 911 for fifth leg of VLN series Nürburgring


    • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “We will race flat out and be right there when our competitors make mistakes” • Besides the “Meatball” 911 GT3 R there will be two more Firkadelli-entered GT3 Porsches in the categories SP7 and CUP2 Barweiler (July 15, 2016). Wh... more

  • Frikadelli Racing ends dry spell with fourth position in the fourth leg of VLN series Nürburgring


    • Strong drivers‘ performance in heavy rain rewarded with season’s best result so far • Janine Hill, John Shoffner and Arno Klasen second in Cup2 category with Frikadelli-Porsche 911 GT3 Cup   Frikadelli Racing has started the second half of this year’s endurance ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing preparing for VLN leg four with proven driver quartet in the Porsche 911 GT3 R's cockpit


    • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “As always, we will do our very best to give the strong competitors a run for their money” • Frikadelli-Porsche 911 GT3 R ready to race after damages from 24-hour race have been repaired It’s “back to business” for Frikadelli ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing and new Porsche 911 GT3 R raring to go for the Nürburgring 24-hour race


    • Klaus Abbelen, Sabine Schmitz, Patrick Huisman and Norbert Siedler will be taking turns in the cockpit of the Frikadelli Porsche 911 GT3 R • Team owner Klaus Abbelen: “We want to nail it, but most of all we have to avoid problems and penalties” Frikadelli Racing is lookin... more

  • Frikadelli Racing participate in Nürburgring 24-hour race with Porsche 991 GT3 R


    • Team principal Klaus Abbelen: “Overwhelming support by the fans” • Eifel-based team welcomes the revised classification of the BoP Technical Committee Good news for all friends and followers of Frikadelli Racing: After the initial announcement to withdraw the Porsche 911 ... more

  • Frikadelli Racing will not race their new Porsche 911 GT3 R on the Nordschleife for the time being


     • Team Pricipal Klaus Abbelen: “Current Balance of Performance destroys any chance of reasonable success” • Performance of Frikadelli Porsche 911 GT3 R massively hampered by air restrictor ruling Frikadelli Racing is cancelling any race starts with their Porsche 911 G... more

  • Frikadelli Racing finishes second VLN-race on P16


    • Sabine Schmitz, Klaus Abbelen and Patrick Huisman started from 22th position after being slowed down by a yellow flag during the last qualifying lap • Halfway through the race, the Frikadelli-Porsche 911 GT3 R was on fifth position after a great catch-up • Due to small repair work... more

  • Frikadelli Racing targets strong result at VLN 2 race


    • Sabine Schmitz, Klaus Abbelen and Patrick Huisman will take the wheel of the new Porsche 911 GT3 at the 4-hour race • Frikadelli Racing wants to get rid of the bad luck experienced at the season opener as well as during the Qualifying Race for the Nürburgring 24 Hours • Mod... more

  • Frikadelli Racing Shows Brilliant Recovery at Six-hour Qualifying Race


     • Cult-team from the Eifel region finishes 18th with new Porsche 911 GT3 R • Sabine Schmitz, Klaus Abbelen and Patrick Huisman show great potential of “the world's fastest meatball” • Successful test for Nürburgring 24 Hours Excellent comeback for Frikadell... more

  • Frikadelli Racing will start the six-hour Qualifying race to prepare for the classic Nürburgring 24 Hours


     • Cult-Team from the Eifel region uses vast testing opportunity for further setup-work with the new Porsche 911 GT3 R • Sabine Schmitz, Klaus Abbelen and Patrick Huisman will receive support from Frank Stippler who was already part of the team during the 24 Hours of Daytona •... more

  • Frikadelli Racing starts with P23 in new VLN season


    • “The world’s fastest meatball” showed its potential with a best lap of 8,15.267 on the Nürburgring Nordschleife • Cult outfit from Barweiler suffers from damaged underbody after a collision • Patrick Huisman, Norbert Siedler, Klaus Abbelen and Sabine Schmitz... more

  • Frikadelli Racing eager to start into new VLN season


    Klaus Abbelen, Patrick Huisman and Norbert Siedler fell well prepared for this year’s first leg of the Endurance Championship Nürburgring (VLN) New Porsche 911 GT3 R has seen its race debut in Daytona, was tested on the Nürburgring a few days ago and is now ready for the N... more

  • Frikadelli Racing looking forward to one of the team's biggest challenges ever – the Daytona 24


    • Renowned Nürburgring Nordschleife racers to start for the first time at the classic Rolex 24 • Five-strong driver line-up: “Speed Bee” Sabine Schmitz, team owner Klaus Abbelen, Patrick Huisman, Frank Stippler and Porsche junior Sven Müller • First competitive... more

  • Sabine Schmitz will race for Frikadelli Racing at Daytona


     • American endurance classic is new territory for “SpeedBee” • Cult racing team from the famous Nürburgring ready to race in the U.S. for the first time • Frikadelli Racing one of the first outfits world-wide to race the brand-new Porsche 911 GT3 R • Ver... more

  • Frikadelli Racing looking forward to the team's first appearance at the 24 Hours of Daytona


    • Celebrated local heroes from the daunting Nürburgring Nordschleife take on the great American classic • Frikadelli Racing one of the first outfits to race the new Porsche 911 GT3 R • GTD racing car was being shipped to the U.S. on December 29 • Young Californian racer C... more

  • Brilliant performance at the 24h race by the Frikadelli-Racing Team


    The Frikadelli Racing team left the Nürburgring after the race on Sunday with mixed feelings. After an extreme impressing performance until nightfall – were an overall victory was within the teams grasp – the tide was turning and in the end two other vehicles were able to reach for ... more

  • Frustrating result for the Frikadelli- Racing Team


    The Frikadelli- Racing Team started with four vehicles at the Nordschleife. It was the second run of the VLN long-distance championship and the final rehearsal before the upcoming 24h race. But despite several defects and changing weather conditions the most influential aspect which resulted in an u... more

  • Welcome back at the podium


    With a sublime second place the Frikadelli Racing team not only celebrated a stunning comeback at the last run of the VLN long- distance championship but underpinned their win with the VLN speed trophy and the victories of the bygone season. After the last run of the VLN it usually gets a bit quiet... more

  • Heavy out at the ninth run of the VLN


    At the penultimate run of the VLN long-distance championship the Frikadelli team intended to show the opponents their taillights. But a severe accident crushed the plans at the ninth run for the winner team. Typical for the Eifel, the weather conditions at the Nürburgring showed their rough si... more

  • If the 6h race goes bad ...


    After the Frikadelli team won over half of the races of the current season it hoped they should be victorious at the Opel 6h ADAC Ruhr-Pokal-Race. After a strong opening phase a victory seemed to be within reach, but the erratic Eifel- weather thwart the gun of of birthday boy Patrick Huisman. ... more

  • I believe we have won


    At the VLN long distance series at the Nürburgring the races usually take 4 to 6 hours. Has the time expired the winner is getting stopped by the wave of a flag. Well that’s the usual way. Last Saturday it was an unusually thrilling race at which end the Frikadelli- Racing team was the ha... more

  • Cast off for the „Speedbee“ in the „Frikadelli- jet“


    An overall victory under difficult and curious circumstances as well as a safe arrival of all three Frikadelli- vehicles conciliated the team after the dropping out in the 24h race two weeks earlier. In the morning the team was in high spirits. Despite the wet conditions of the track the fastest me... more

  • Green Hell – Frikadelli Racing Team 1:0


    Despite meticulous preparations und best omen the Frikadelli- Racing Team achieved no good result at the 24h- race at the Nürburgring this year. After several technical defects the team from the Eifel decided due to safety reasons to quit the race. The 24h- race is doubtlessly the biggest even... more

  • Unexspected success at VLN thriller


    A third place doesn’t sound especially exciting but the person who had followed the ups and downs of this race probably couldn’t make sense of anything in the end. For the Frikadelli- Racing Team it was actually the last test before the 24h race, once again the team wanted to test the ... more

  • A lot of bad luck at the third run of the VLN long-distance championship


    A sixth place at the third run of the VLN long-distance championship and anything but planned ending for both of the series cars production cars kept the Frikadelli-Racing Team on its toes. Tactics often sound very complicated and depending on a lot of factors. For the Frikadellis the goal was a ve... more

  • A class of its own – Frikadelli Racing team


    The overall victory for the Frikadelli-Racing Team and the achievement of a save arrival for all three vehicles during nice weather in the Eifel was cause for sensation. Despite all that the race was anything but boring and the drive to victory downright spectacular. The Porsche- factory driver Pa... more

  • Exciting beginning with Porsche double-pack


    The Frikadelli- Racing Team from Barweiler experienced a patchy weekend at the beginning of the 2014 season. While the Porsche GT3 R wanted to build on the successes of the last season, the big meatball was supported by a little brother – the new assembled Porsche Cayman. Already during train... more

  • The early meatball catches the worm!


    For the last time this year the VLN invited the spectators to the Nürburgring to stage the final run of the long-distance championship. Of course the Frikadelli- Racing team from Barweiler consisting of the very promising driver combination of Klaus Abbelen, Sabine Schmitz (both Barweiler), Pat... more

  • Attention: low flying laurel wreaths!


    After a less-than-ideal qualifying the Frikadelli- team achieved a second place and a third podium position at the last four races. At the second last run of the VLN long-distance championship the Frikadelli- racing team once again took everyone by surprise concerning the driver lineup. Besides th... more

  • Frikadelli- Racing once again on the victory podium


    Bright faces in glorious weather were shown at the last run at the VLN long-distance championship from the Frikadelli- Racing team from Barweiler. With the second place the private Porsche troop was standing on the victory podium again For the well-practised trio consisting of Sabine Schmitz, Klaus... more

  • Nothing ventured, nothing gained


    The Frikadelli Racing Team from Barweiler risked much at the 36. RCM DMV Grenzlandrennen long-distance championship at the Nürburging. Unfortunately with a 7th overall place and the third place in class the taken risk doesn’t paid off like the team had expected it to do. Crucial for the... more

  • No luck at the 6h- race


     After the last overall victory the highly motivated Frikadelli Team from Barweiler entered the 6h- race at the Nürburgring – which marked the height of the season of the VLN long-distance series. For the crew around Klaus Abbelen it rather could have been a thrilling race, but unfor... more

  • First win for the Frikadelli Racing Team


     Last weekend the Frikadelli-Racing Team achieved a memorable result during the 53th ADAC Reinoldus- Langestreckenrennen at the VLN long- distance championship on the Nürburgring. The first overall victory in the history of the Porsche Team gave every reason for celebration. And yet the co... more

  • Black weekend at the VLN long-distance championship


      On 20.07.2013 the fourth VLN race for the 44. Adenauer ADAC Simfy Trophy at the Nurburgring started. The race was the first run after the 24h race and could boast with a starting field of 186 vehicles. Once more the Frikadelli- Racing team took part. While the private team from Barweiler... more

  • Wildwater ride at 24h race


     The ADAC Zurich 24h- race is without a doubt the hightlight of the season for the private Porsche “Frikadelli- Racing” Team from the picturesque Barweiler. Only once a year the hot pursuit is taking place two times around the clock on a very special composition of the track of the... more

  • Hot race and the cold Ring


    The 55. ADAC ACAS H&R Cup should be the last dress rehearsal for the 24h- Race. After a sublime kick-off in the last race with an unindebted dropping out the Frikadelli- Racing Team from Barweiler wanted to build on the powerful performance and to excel itself with a good result. The omens were ... more

  • New Partnership between RSR and Sabine Schmitz


    The Queen of the Ring together with RSR now offers high-speed experiences at both the infamous Ring and mega F1 Track, Spa Franchorchamps!   RSRNurburg and RSRSpa have joined with Sabine Schmitz to increase the ever expanding service offerings for our customers. This partnership opens up ... more

  • Recommendation of the day: “meat ball” on gravel


     The Frikadelli- racing team eagerly awaited the start of the season to the second VLN run in 2013 after the first race of the year had to be cancelled due to weather. For the private team around Klaus Abbelen it should be the first kilometers in a new vehicle. As already mentioned in the last... more

  • Sporty driving entry-course with Sabine Schmitz and Hendrik Kebben


    Sporty driving entry-course with Sabine Schmitz and Hendrik Kebben You want to optimise your driving skills and feel what your car can really do? Added by a pinch of humour and loads of fun? Than you shouldn’t miss out on that one! Safe and riskless, with professional instructions, you can ... more

  • Porsche mode: Analog


    A fifth place overall was the result after the 35th RCM DMV Grenzlandrennen for Sabine Schmitz, Klaus Abbelen and Chris Brueck from Frikadelli Racing team. But this success was hard fought under difficult conditions.  In the morning of the 21st july the weather conditions were mixed. Again and... more

  • Great double success of Frikadelli


    Summer in the Eifel region in itself is remarkable, but not only the weather was unusually good in the 5th race of the VLN. Whoever did read the starter list of the 52nd ADAC Reinoldus race, thought to see a printing error, but team manager Klaus Abbelen was once again good for a surprise. The tr... more

  • Bad luck at the 43rd Adenauer ADAC Circuit Trophy


    After the 24h race a well-deserved break theVLN invited for the 43.Adenauer ADAC Circuit Trophy. Also on board again was of course again the Frikadelli Racing Team, which wanted now in 4th race ofe the season 2012 pickup on the excellent results of the 24h race. The driver combination for the week... more

  • Eifel Crime Frikadelli Style


    Eifel Crime Frikadelli Style At the 40th anniversary edition of the ADAC 24 hour race, it was lots going on for the team of Frikadelli racing. A sixth place overall, the best Porsche in the field, the most successful private team and the fastest woman could be recorded at the end. But things step b... more

  • Frikadelli Racing introduces itself


    Frikadelli racing team has long been an institution at the Nurburgring. Whether in the VLN races, or at the annual 24-hour race, the team from Barweiler is always one of the party. They always rely on vehicles of the sports car manufacturer from Zuffenhausen, which is in the current season, a Porsch... more

  • Quick end for Frikadelli Racing at the last VLN race before the 24h race


    Actually, it could have been so easy: racing, prepare car and get ready for the biggest event in this year's racing calendar, the 24h race at the Nurburgring. But the coincidence had planned other things for the Frikadelli Racing team. Already the morning practice went not really optimal. Because t... more

  • Strong performance from Frikadelli


    Only a few weeks before the 24h race at the Nürburgring race team's preparations are in full swing. Frikadelli Racing's main activities are already completed. How well the package of drivers and car working so far, should get checked at the 2nd VLN of the saison. After the unlucky la... more

  • Tricky weekend for Frikadelli-Racing


    On Saturday the 31st March was the long-awaited go-ahead for the first race of the VLN season 2012. Even before this, preparations were in full swing at the workshop of the Barweiler race team. With a brand new tank, the vehicle regulations of the car were technically entirely up to date and it was ... more

  • Perfect start for the VLN set up test days 2012


    In brilliant sunshine the Eifel invited last weekend to the VLN test and set up days in 2012. Also on board of course, the Frikadelli racing team from Barweiler, which wanted to take this appointment very extensively to test the new & old Porsche through its paces.. For Chris Brueck and Pat... more

  • Preliminary report for the season 2012


    After a number of podium places for Frikadelli Racing in the season 2011, the target for 2012 is clearly defined: First positions right in the front, even at the 24 hour race! For this ambitious task now action have to follow. The best Porsche GT3 R was improved once again after last season in deta... more

  • New merchandise-goods in the webshop


    Before we start the new season we have not only upgraded in our workshop, we upgraded in our webshop too. Next to the new bracelets in screw-wrench design we can now deliver the popular team jacket for men in size XXXL. Take a look in our extended webshop!  ... more

  • Seasonfinal for Frikadelli-Racing


    Actually the team around Klaus Abbelen and Sabine Schmitz wanted to attack in the last race of the VLN and wanted to drive the fast Frikadelli Porsche right to the top, but the gremlins had other plans. The qualifying starts for #30 started routinely and after the first lap of „Frikadelli&ldq... more

  • Sabine Schmitz and the race taxi on Discovery Channel


    During the training for the 5th VLN in june a film crew from DailyPlanet (Discovery Channel) joined Sabine Schmitz, to make a report of the “Queen of the Nuerburgring”. The episode was broadcast yesterday evening and can be viewed here. ... more

  • Galileo: Germany´s XXL Race Track


    On the 16th of october the tv journal Galileo on the german TV channel Pro7 broadcast a report of Germany´s XXL Race Track, which is of course the Nuerburgring Nordschleife. Sabine Schmitz and the Frikadelli Racing Team were also part of that report. A camera team... more

  • Impressive 3rd place in a race with strong participants


    On the 15th october the Eifel showed the participants of the 35th 250-mile race the cold shoulder. With temperatures not far from the freezing point the autumn showed the people he is there. But the autumn came with a cloudless sky and bright sunshine for the 186 starter of the 9th VLN championship.... more

  • Successful weekend for Frikadelli-Racing


    The 8th run of this year´s VLN championship was with best conditions a success for the team around Klaus Abbelen. With a 4th place for the GT3 R in the race and 2nd place in the class SP7 for the GT3 Cup Frikadelli Racing showed once again its competitiveness in the classes of cars with of bi... more

  • Record run in a Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8


    With what kind of vehicle can you actually drive round the Ring? Whether with a racing or a normal road car, wether on the back of a horse, by helicopter or even with a van: race driver Sabine Schmitz has actually nearly driven everything on the legendary Nuerburgring Nordschleife. Since yesterday t... more

  • The PS-Profis


    When Sabine Schmitz gets visit by Sidney „Sid“ Hoffmann and Jean Pierre „J.P.“ Kraemer hardcore fans know that this is not a simple gentleman visit, that is a visit of the the “PS-Profis” „Die PS-Profis - mehr Power aus dem Pott” is a tuning show whic... more

  • Frikadelli vs. Petrus


    On Saturday the 27th august 2011 the 7th run of the VLN Long Distance Championship took part and Frikadelli Racing could demonstrate ones again their strengths. Not that easy if the Eifel weather suddenly turns into a unpredictable enemy. Already the qualifying showed how powerful the two Frikadel... more

  • Photo shooting at Frikadelli-Racing


    When there is a photo shooting at Frikadelli Racing, you should assume, they would not reinvent the wheel. But in this case you definitely have to think about that statement again. Because Teamsponsor ASA / Zerra Wheels has developed with the support of Frikadelli Racing a complete new wheel for Por... more

  • 2nd in the SP9 and 3rd in the SP7 after a exciting race


    With a 2nd place overall, a 11th place overall and thus a 3rd place in the SP7 there were also the launch of the new Frikadelli Racing website to celebrate. Nearly four weeks had past since the 24h race and the last action for the team around Klaus Abbelen and Sabine Schmitz. The time of preparatio... more