Lechner Racing was founded in 1976 by Walter Lechner sr. out of the passion for motorsport. As a driver, team principal and event organizer Walter Lechner has built up a reputation in the scene. For three decades Lechner Racing has won championships in top level motorsport categories. From the Group C times with the Porsche 962 in the 80ies up to the Porsche Supercup titles in more recent years. Now, Lechner Racing has established the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East and organizes the series as a subcontractor of Porsche AG.