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Capricorn: News

13. February 2018

capricorn goes Australia

Our capricorn PERFORMANCE PARTS for Porsche models are now available at BWAauto for the Australian market.

Take advantage of the typical capricorn quality and service of BWAauto.

 

BWAauto is one of the leading service workshops for Posche, Audi, BMW and VW vehicles with locations in Sydney and Melbourne.


06. February 2018

February offer

NC-coated capricorn barrel PBL-102-107. Bore 102mm with 107mm spigot. Among other things appropriate for Porsche 964-engines.

Save 30% now!

 

For more information and purchase orders please contact us via email sales[at]capricorngroup.de.

 

The offer applies only to enquiries till 28th of February 2018 and only as long as in stock. For more information please click here.

22. January 2018

Peugeot wins Rally Dakar 2018

Congratulations to Peugeot Sport and the drivers Carlos Sainz / Lucas Cruz for winning the 2018 Dakar Rally! 

Due to the farewell of Peugeot from the Dakar Rallye we would like to thank you for the successful time.


23. December 2017

Happy holidays!

The capricorn GROUP whishes a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2018.

 

capricorn GROUP

Meuspath, Mönchengladbach, St.Etienne, Basingstoke, Modena


22. December 2017

capricorn COMPOSITE at "lightweight construction" workshop

capricorn COMPOSITE successfully participated at the "lightweight construction" workshop in Neuwied. This contributed to a cooperation with the company Lohmann. A project and a joint appearance at the Hannover Messe in 2018 is already planned.

 

Click here for the Lohmann press release about the event and the cooperation with us.


06. December 2017

capricorn WORKS christmas special

capricorn carrera gravity die casting cylinder head with optimized port design.

Appropriate for carrera six engine type 901/20 and 901/21. Save up to 1.814,-€* now!

For more information and purchase orders please contact us via email sales[at]capricorngroup.de 

 
The offer applies only to enquiries till 31st of December 2017 and only as long as in stock. *For more information please click here.

 


20. November 2017

Thank you for 4 successful years!

Our sincere congratulations to the Porsche Motorsport Team for winning the drivers world championship (with Bernhard, Bamber, Hartley) as well as the manufacturers world championship 2017. 
Thanks for 4 years of great work.


14. November 2017

capricorn at the PMW in Cologne

Visit us from 15. - 17. November in hall 10.1, stand 4055 at the Professional MotorSport World Expo 2017 in Cologne! We are looking forward to constructive talks.


06. November 2017

Stock sale

Our special November offer.

Mahle air cooled barrel out of stock. Appropriate for Porsche Typ 587-engines. Save 30% now!

For more information and purchase orders please contact us via email sales[at]capricorngroup.de

 

The offer applies only to enquiries till 30th November 2017 and only as long as in stock.
Special price 1.106,22€ per set (includes 4 pieces), RRP 1.580,32€, incl. 19% tax plus delivery costs.

 


30. October 2017

Formula 1: Driver´s World Championship

Congratulations to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for winning the 4th F1 world championship! 


23. October 2017

New: capricorn DOWNLOADS!

From now on you can find all relevant information about the company, our services and products at our download area:

- capricorn company brochure

capricorn PERFORMANCE PART Catalogue

capricorn PORSCHE CARRERA ENGINE Catalogue

- capricorn Piston Installation Guide


22. October 2017

Formel 1: Grand Prix of Austin

Congrats to the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport team for winning their fourth Constructor´s Championship! Further compliments go to the team and Lewis Hamilton for the victory at COTA.


09. October 2017

Formula 1 - Japanese Grand Prix

Congrats to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for winning the Japanese GP. 


01. October 2017

Formel 1 – Malaysia Grand Prix

Congrats to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for completing the Malaysia Grand Prix at second position!


19. September 2017

capricorn at COMPOSITES EUROPE

It's show time! Come and visit us from today until 21st September 2017 at the COMPOSITES EUROPE exhibition in Stuttgart, hall 6 stand D43! We are looking forward to your visit and a great exhibition.


18. September 2017

IndyCar Sonoma Raceway

We congratulate Josef Newgarden and Chevrolet / Team Penske for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series Championship!


18. September 2017

WEC 6 Hours of COTA, Austin

Congratulations to the whole Porsche Motorsport Team for the double victory in the LMP1 class at 6 hours of Austin.


18. September 2017

F1 - Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix, Singapore

Congratulations to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and to the drivers Lewis Hamilton (winner of the race) as well as Valtteri Bottas (3rd position) for the double podium of Singapore GP. 


17. September 2017

WEC 6 Hours of COTA, Austin - Aston Martin Racing

Our compliments go to Aston Martin Racing for winning the FIA WEC 6h of Austin in the GT-Am class.


14. September 2017

A dozen full of power

Our capricorn WORKS October offer: the capricorn racing rocker arms.

DLC-coated forged rocker arm set, 3D-contour honed. Suitable for Porsche SOHC-engines, type 906 to 962.

Save 30% now!

For more information and purchase orders please contact us via email sales[at]capricorngroup.de

 

The offer applies only to enquiries till 31st October 2017 and only as long as in stock.

Special price 3.569,00€ per set (includes 12 pieces, RRP 5.134,00€), incl. 19% tax plus delivery costs.


13. September 2017

capricorn WORKS at Goodwood Revival 2017

From 8th to 10th September capricorn WORKS carried out full racing services for two Maserati 300S at Goodwood Revival. It was a successful weekend for our customers and for us.


04. September 2017

FIA WEC 6h von Mexico

Congratulations to the Porsche Motorsport Team for the double victory in the LMP1 class at 6h of Mexico.


03. September 2017

Formel 1 - Grand Prix of Italy

Congratulations to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for the great victory at Monza, Grand Prix of Italy. Further congrats go to Valtteri Bottas for the second position.


28. August 2017

Formel 1, Spa-Francorchamps: Hamilton wins

We would like to congratulate Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for winning the Grand Prix of Belgium. Hamilton celebrated his 58th Formula 1 victory in his 200th Grand Prix. Well done!


27. August 2017

IndyCar Gateway Motorsports Park: Success of Newgarden

Congrats to Team Penske / Chevrolet and to the drivers Josef Newgarden (winner of the race) and Simon Pagenaud (third position) for the great performance at the IndyCar Gateway Motorsports Park, Illinois.


20. August 2017

IndyCar 2017: Power wins at Pocono

Congrats to Chevrolet / Team Penske, driver Will Power (1st position) and Josef Newgarden (2nd position) for the victorious performance at Pocono Raceway.

 

 


20. August 2017

WRC ADAC Rallye Germany: Victory for M-Sport

Congratulations to M-Sport and Ott Tänak for winning the Rallye Germany. The podium is completed by Sebastien Ogier in M-Sport Ford. 


13. August 2017

capricorn at Composites Europe in Stuttgart

Come to see capricorn COMPOSITE from 19. to 21. September 2017 at the COMPOSITES EUROPE exhibition in Stuttgart, hall 6 stand D43.

We are looking forward to your visit.


11. June 2017

Formula 1 - Grand Prix of Kanada

Our compliments go to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for winning the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Canada. Further congrats to Valtteri Bottas for second position. 


11. June 2017

IndyCar 2017: Power wins in Texas

We congratulate Chevrolet and Will Power (Team Penske) for the victory in Texas. 


11. June 2017

World Rallye Championship, Rally Italia Sardegna Italien

Congrats to M-Sport and Ott Tänak/ Martin Jarveoja (Ford) who claimed their maiden WRC victory at Rally Italia Sardegna.


29. May 2017

ADAC Zurich 24h-Race Nürburgring

Congrats to Audi Sport Team Land Motorsport and drivers Markus Winkelhock, Connor de Phillippi, Christopher Mies, Kelvin van der Linde for winning the ADAC Zurich 24h-Race at Nürburgring.


28. May 2017

Indy 500

Congratulations to Team Penske / Chevrolet and driver Helio Castroneves for finishing the Indy 500 race at second position.


22. May 2017

WRC Rally Portugal

Congrats to M-Sport (Ford) and Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia for taking the win at Rally Portugal. 

 

Congratulations also to Hyundai and drivers T. Neuvillle and D. Sordo for finishing the rally at second and third position. 

 

 


15. May 2017

Mercedes-AMG Petronas victory of the Spanish GP

Congrats to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis Hamilton for winning the Spanish GP in Barcelona.


08. May 2017

DTM Hockenheim

Congratulations to Mike Rockenfeller (Audi Sport Team Phoenix) for finishing race 1 at podium position and to Jamie Green (Audi Sport Team Rosberg) for the great victory of race 2.


08. May 2017

FIA WEC 6h of Spa-Francorchamps

Our compliments go to Timo Bernhard / Earl Bamber / Brendon Hartley (Porsche LMP Team) for 3rd overall win at 6h of Spa-Francorchamps in the LMP1 class.

 

Further congrats to Pedro Lamy / Paul Dalla Lana / Mathias Lauda (Aston Martin Racing) for winning the FIA WEC 6h of Spa-Francorchamps, LM GTE AM class.


01. May 2017

Mercedes-AMG Petronas wins Russian GP

Congrats to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and driver Valtteri Bottas for winning the Russian GP. This was really a great race and team work.


30. April 2017

Chevrolet as zhe winning team of Indycar Phoenix GP

Congrats to Team Penske-Chevrolet / Simon Pagenaud for winning the IndyCar Phoenix Grand Prix. Further congratulations to Simon´s teammate Will Power for finishing the race at 2nd position and Ed Carpenter Racing’s JR Hildebrand at 3rd position (also Chevrolet powered).


30. April 2017

Hyundai Motorsport´s success at WRC Rally Argentina

Congrats to an incredible win at the WRC Rally Argentina for Hyundai Motorsport and Neuville/ Gilsoul. 


30. April 2017

WRC Rally Argentina M-Sport

Our compliments go to M-Sport and Elfyn Evans/ Daniel Barritt for a great WRC Rally Argentina. 


28. April 2017

Hannover Messe 2017

Our stand at Hannover Messe, 24.-28. April 2017. Thanks for the successful presentation!


19. April 2017

capricorn at HANNOVER MESSE

The capricorn GROUP will exhibit from 24th to 28th of April 2017 at Hannover Messe.

 

There we will be present with our site in Italy, the capricorn FONDERIA. As the specialists in aluminum sand casting and in the production of engine, gearbox and vehicle components we supply the biggest and most famous sports car manufacturers as well as their motor sport divisions.

We are looking forward to your visit at stand B07 in hall 5.


17. April 2017

6h of Silverstone LMP1

Congrats to Porsche for finishing the 6h of Silverstone at 2nd and 3rd position.


17. April 2017

6h of Silverstone GTE AM

Congratulations to Aston Martin Racing for its first podium of 2017. They finished the FIA World Endurance Championship’s season opener at Silverstone in second.


10. April 2017

WRC Tour de Corse

Congrats to M-Sport for this weekend´s successful Tour de Corse rally as second overall winner.

 

Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia endured a rally of highs and lows, but at the end the result remained very positive - by securing second place. Well done!


10. April 2017

Formel 1 Shanghai

Our compliments go to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and driver Lewis Hamilton for winning the F1 in Shanghai.


10. April 2017

Victory of Hyundai at WRC Rally Korsika

Congrats to Hyundai Motorsport, Thierry Neuville and Dani Sordo for 1st and 3rd position at the Rally Tour de Corse.


09. April 2017

IMSA Bubba Burger Sport Car Grand Prix, Long Beach

Congratulations to Cadillac Europe and the drivers Ricky Taylor / Jordan Taylor for winning the Bubba Burger Sport Car Grand Prix at Long Beach last Saturday.


09. April 2017

IMSA Bubba Burger Sport Car Grand Prix, Long Beach

Our compliments go to Mazda Motorsports and drivers Jonathan Bomarito/ Tristan Nunez for finishing the Bubba Burger Sport Car Grand Prix, Long Beach, last Saturday at third position. 


27. March 2017

Formel 1 Melbourne

Congratulations to Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport for finishing the race with a podium success of 2nd and 3rd position. The drivers Hamilton and Bottas were both able to finish the race with a podium win.


19. March 2017

Sebring 12h Race

Congratulations for the triple win of Cadillac at Sebring! That was a powerful teamwork.


13. March 2017

IndyCar St. Petersburg

Our compliments go to Team Penske and driver Simon Pagenaud for the 2nd position at IndyCar in St. Petersburg.


30. January 2017

Daytona 24h Race

Congratulations to Cadillac for winning the 24h of Daytona at the 1st and 2nd position.

 

 

 

 


16. January 2017

Rally Dakar

Our compliments go to Peugeot for a triple win at Rally Dakar.

The team of Peterhansel / Cottret were able to make the race as winner, Loeb / Elena at 2nd position and Despres / Catera as 3rd position.


02. January 2017

capricorn at the Autosport Engineering 2017

Visit us at the Autosport Engineering in Birmingham, NEC,

from 12th to 13th of January 2017,

Hall 9 Stand E560.

 We are looking forward to meeting you there.


21. December 2016

Merry Christmas

We wish you all a peaceful and relaxing Christmas and a happy New Year 2017.


14. November 2016

Grand Prix of Brazil

Congratulations to Mercedes AMG Petronas and Lewis Hamilton for winning the Grand Prix of Brazil. 


07. November 2016

FIA WEC Shanghai

Congratulations to Porsche for the victory in Shanghai and the prematurely clinched manufacturers' title. The dominant appearance of Webber, Hartley and Bernhard with their Porsche 919 Hybrid earned them their third win of the season.


30. October 2016

WRC in Great Britain

Congratulations to Volkswagen Motorsport and Sébastien Ogier for the victory of the WRC in Great Britain. This great success earned Volkswagen its fourth consecutive WRC world championship manufacturer´s title.

 

Further we wish VW a lot of success in 2017 for their new alignment in motorsport.


24. October 2016

US Grand Prix in Austin

Congratulations to MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS for winning the US Grand Prix in Austin. Another great victory for Lewis Hamilton (1st position) and Nico Rosberg (2nd position)! We are glad to support the team.


17. October 2016

WRC in Spain

Congratulations to VW Motorsport and Sébastien Ogier / Julien Ingrassia for winning the WRC in Spain. This great victory earned Ogier his fourth world championship title. Such a great performance!


28. September 2016

Blancpain GT Series

Congratulations to the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT for the 2nd placed overall at Blancpain GT Series (Audi R8 LMS).


18. September 2016

FIA WEC 6h of Circuit of The Americas

Our compliments go to Porsche for winning the FIA WEC 6h of Circuit of The Americas.


18. September 2016

Gopro Grand Prix of Sonoma

Congrats to Chevrolet Motorsports and Simon Pagenaud /Team Penske for winning the Gopro Grand Prix of Sonoma.


11. September 2016

Singapore Grand Prix

Congratulations to MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS and Nico Rosberg for winning the Singapore Grand Prix.


06. September 2016

capricorn COMPOSITE 10 years anniversary

SUCCESS IS RUNNING THROUGH OUR VEINS. OUR EYES SET ON THE FUTURE. 10 YEARS OF CAPRICORN COMPOSITE.

Thank you for the great evening and the pleasant celebration we had together.


04. September 2016

Grand Prix of Italien

Congratulations to Mercedes AMG Petronas and Nico Rosberg for winning the Italian Grand Prix.


04. September 2016

IndyCar Grand Prix at The Glen

We congratulate Chevrolet Motorsports and Scott Dixon / Chip Ganassi Racing for winning the IndyCar Grand Prix at The Glen.

Further compliments go to Josef Newgarden / Ed Carpenter Racing for finishing the race as runner-up and to Helio Castroneves / Team Penske for 3rd position.


03. September 2016

WEC 6 hours of Mexico

Our compliments go to Porsche for winning the FIA WEC in Mexico.


27. June 2016

Nissan GT-R "Godzilla"

Good work: Our partner Litchfield Motors ran with their Nissan GT-R "Godzilla" at this year´s Goodwood Festival of Speed using several capricorn components.


26. June 2016

DTM Norisring Race 2

Congratulations to Audi Sport and Nico Mueller / Team Abt Sportsline for winning the second race at the Norisring! 


25. June 2016

DTM Norisring Race 1

Our compliments go to Audi Sport and Edoardo Mortara/ Team Abt Sportsline for the DTM victory of race 1 at Norisring.


18. June 2016

84. Run of 24h of Le Mans

Congratulations to our partner Porsche Motorsport and the divers Romain Dumas / Neel Jani / Marc Lieb for the 18th overall victory at 24 Hours of Le Mans (Porsche 919 Hybrid).

Further compliments go to Audi Sport and Lucas di Grassi / Loic Duval / Oliver Jarvis for the third place overall (Audi R18).


05. June 2016

IndyCar Detroit Race 2

Congrats to Chevrolet Motorsports and Will Power / Penske for winning Race 2 of the IndyCar Detroit 2016!


04. June 2016

IndyCar Detroit Race 1

Congratulations to Chevrolet Motorsports and Sebastien Bourdais / KVSH Racing for winning Race 1 at the IndyCar Detroit 2016!


08. May 2016

Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup

Congratulations to Audi Sport Customer Racing for the victory in Brands Hatch. The Audi R8 took the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT with Christopher Mies/Enzo Ide to its first victory of the season.


08. May 2016

WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

Congratulations to Audi Sport for winning the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps! In one of the most exciting races for a long time Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Oliver Jarvis (Audi Sport Team Joest) won with a two lap lead.


02. May 2016

Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix

Congratulations to Mercedes AMG Petronas for winning the Grand Prix of Russia. Another great victory for Nico Rosberg (1st position) and Lewis Hamilton (2nd position). We are glad to support the team.


25. April 2016

Chevrolet Motorsports wins Grand Prix of Alabama

Congratulations to Chevrolet Motorsports and Simon Pagenaud / Penske for winning the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama!


19. April 2016

capricorn at Hannover Messe

Visit us at Hannover Messe
25.04. - 29.04.2016
Hall 5
Booth B09

We are looking forward to your visit.


13. April 2016

Six Appeal

Trust the capricorn technology and quality that already proved itself in several FIA Formula 1 World Championship titles, 13 overall victories of the 24Hours of Le Mans and the Nurburgring.

High performance cylinder heads for your Porsche 904/6, 906, 914/6, 916 (motor type 901/20-21). On request for Porsche 911 2.7 RSR, 2.8 RSR, 3.0 RSR.

Information and enquiries at sales@capricorngroup.de


04. April 2016

Chevrolet wins PIR

Congratulations to our partner Chevrolet Motorsports and Scott Dixon / Chip Ganassi Racing for winning the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix.

Further congrats to Chevrolet for achieving the 2nd and 3rd place. 


21. March 2016

Double victory for Mercedes at the Australian Grand Prix

Congratulations to our partner MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS for their double victory at the Australian Grand Prix. What a perfect start into the Formula 1 season opener!


07. March 2016

VW Motorsport wins Rally Mexico

Congratulations to our partner Volkswagen Motorsport for winning the 2016 Rally México.

Further congrats to Jari-Matti Latvala / Miikka Anttila for their 16th career WRC victory!


18. January 2016

Peugeot wins Dakar 2016

 

Congratulations to our partner Peugeot Sport for winning the Dakar Rally 2016 with the driver team Stéphane Peterhansel and Jean-Paul Cottret! This success was completed by achieving the seventh overall position of Cyril Despres/ David Castera and the ninth overall position of Sebastian Loeb/ Daniel Elena.

In addition to this outstanding victory the four Peugeot 2008 DKRs claimed nine stage win out of possible twelve.


24. September 2015

capricorn at PMW Expo 2015

Visit us at Professional Motorsport World Expo
11 - 13.11.2015 
Booth 5024


24. September 2015

capricorn at Engine Expo USA

Visit us at Engine Expo USA

20-22 October 2015

Booth E166


10. September 2015

IAA 2015

Visit us at the IAA
Sep. 15–19 2015
Hall 4.1
Stand F07