Short but successful season
The 2020 motor sports season at the Nürburgring was dominated by the Covid 19 pandemic. Initially, the season started with a considerable delay. Then the motor sports year in the Eifel region started in summer with a considerably reduced and changed schedule as well as a new hygiene concept for those involved.
Nachhaltigkeit über den Unternehmenszweck hinaus
Both Zimmermann-Porsche saw the chequered flag
Mathol Racing entered two Zimmermann-Porsche cars in the 48th ADAC Total 24h-Rennen on the Nürburgring. Both cars crossed the finish line at the endurance classic. Team boss Matthias Holle: "We achieved the optimum and brought the cars over the distance. We scored two class wins."
24h-Rennen: Restart um 8 Uhr am Sonntagmorgen
Beide Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman im Ziel
24h-Rennen auf dem Nürburgring gestartet
Top teams at the top event
This year Mathol Racing is using two Porsche Cayman for Zimmermann in the ADAC Total 24h race. Team boss Matthias Holle: "Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the 24h race will not be held until September this year. That brings us a lot of news. Due to the late date we will drive much longer, about 12 hours, in the dark. And the weather forecast is not optimal either".
Valuable test on the Nürburgring
The race served mainly as a test for the upcoming 24h race on the Nürburgring.
Another class win at the Nürburgring
Positive test of the next generation of Zimmermann brake discs, which were tested under racing conditions for the first time.
Goal: Class victory at the season's highlight
Class win in the Rundstrecken-Challenge
For the first time this season, the Zimmermann-Porsche 718 Cayman S started in the Rundstrecken-Challenge Nürburgring. At the third event the Zimmermann car was part of the line-up of Mathol Racing.
Another victory in the classification group
Another class victory as well as a sovereign success in the classification group of production-based vehicles.
Continuing the winning streak
The aim is clear: class victory!
Motorsport ist technischer Wettbewerb
Strong performance at the Nürburgring
For the first time in the history of endurance racing at the Nürburgring, there was a double event with two 4-hour races on two consecutive days. Zimmermann and Mathol Racing competed with the Zimmermann-Porsche 718 Cayman S and the Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman S in the Nürburgring Langstrecken-Serie. Team boss Matthias Holle: "A challenge that our team mastered brilliantly. We clinched one classification win and three class wins."
Double start for double event
Successful start to the season
At the first race of the season at the Nürburgring, the 51st Adenauer ADAC Rundstrecken-Trophy, the Zimmermann-Porsche 718 Cayman S took a direct class victory.
VLN 2020: Zimmermann Porsche ready to start
Delayed start of the Nürburgring Langstrecken-Serie
Ready for you!
Automechanika - New Date: 2021
Postponed to 14th to 18th September 2021.
Special Edition 2019
Zimmermann special edition: saison review 2019
Testing Unit for Brake Discs
Check run out and Disc Thickness Variation on site.
We are here for you!
The good news are: we are here for you until further notice. All of our departments are available for you, our production and logistics are operating as usual.
Formula:S - Truly close to OE
“As close to Original Equipment as possible” is the strategy Otto Zimmermann has always done well with
Nürburgring-Nordschleife: a fascinating adventure
Weber: “The Nürburgring-Nordschleife is an ultimate challenge whenever you drive it. Every round is totally different.
VLN title in class V6
Zimmermann, manufacturer of brake components from Sinsheim, and partner Mathol Racing were able to celebrate the end of a successful season. The Porsche Cayman S won the title in the V6 class at the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring 2019.
Test in the „Green Hell": Zimmermann brake pads
Otto Zimmermann GmbH has been manufacturing high-quality automotive components for the spare parts market for 60 years. The company produces its products on state-of-the-art production lines that guarantee consistently high quality.
VLN Run 09-2019 Two class victories in the VLN season finale
In the ninth and final round of the VLN endurance championship Nürburgring, the 44th DMV Münsterland cup, the two Zimmermann-Porsches won two class victories.
VLN Race Number 9
The grand finale of the VLN endurance championship Nürburgring starts on the 26th of October. For the 44th DMV Münsterlandpokal 150 teams will compete.
VLN Run 08-2019: Class victory - both cars cross the finish line
In the eighth round of the VLN endurance championship Nürburgring, the 51st ADAC Barbarossa Prize, both Zimmermann-Porsche were able to cross the finish line within the first cars.
VLN 07-2019: Class victories just missed
Premiere at the seventh VLN run. For the first time in the 2019 season, Mathol Racing brought two Zimmermann Porsche Cayman cars to the Nürburgring.
Trackday in Hockenheim
For the employees it was exciting to experience what a brake disc has to endure.
Sporty upgrades - Zimmermann in the fast lane
VLN 06-2019: Zimmermann Porsche Cayman S braved the weather
The Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman S used by Mathol Racing finished second in the V6 class at the sixth VLN race, the 42nd RCM DMV Grenzlandrennen.
Construction of the new Zimmermann-Porsche is in progress
The new Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman, which is to drive in the VLN class VT3, has been further built in the past weeks and is about to be completed.
New Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman
The Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman S, which is used by Mathol Racing in the VLN, will have a car sibling towards the end of the 2019 season. A new Porsche Cayman for the V3T class is currently being built.
VLN 5th Run - 2019: Zimmermann team celebrates a victory
Amazing triumph for the Zimmermann-Porsche Cayman S at the fifth race of the VLN.
The team behind the Zimmermann Porsche: Mathol Racing
Mathol & Zimmermann: sucessful cooperation at the Nürburgring
VLN 4th Run 2019: Excellent performance on the Nürburgring
VLN Run 04 - 2019
Second Place in 4th Run.
24h Race 2019
Accident stopped the Zimmermann-Porsche in the 24h race 2019.
24h Race 2019: Accident stopped Zimmermann Porsche
VLN Run 03 - 2019
VLN Second Run - 2019
ECE-Zulassung ersetzt ABE
VLN First Run - 2019
The entire Team of Zimmermann wishes you happy and healthy Easter Days!
VLN Sponsoren Engagement 2019
In 2019, the Porsche Cayman S starts in a new design, which immediately gained much popularity.
The great alternative for Wave discs in the Aftermarket
Zimmermann offers a disc to replace AUDI Wave discs for the aftermarket.
Brandnew! Zimmermann Calipers
From now on also available at Zimmermann.
Thank you for interesting and informative meetings at the Automechanica in Frankfurt 2018.
Black Z: Good guys wear black
The enlargement of the Zimmermann Sport line is coming soon...
VLN: Second Run - Second Victory!
According to the driver team the conditions were absolutely difficult: "That was the hardest race I've ever driven. Frequent double yellow, accidents and dirt on the track, that was really tough!" Claudius Karch said.
First Race in VLN - Great Saison Opener
Congratulations to the driver team Karch & Jacoma on this successful season start. After four hours, the Zimmermann-Porsche crossed the finish line as a sovereign class winner.
VLN: Great Season for Zimmermann-Porsche
In short: A season with six class wins and three losses. "That's a really great result. Without the three failures we would also be able to fight for an overall victory ", Matthias Holle stated. We are already looking forward to the next season with the Zimmermann Porsche in the Mathol Team!
Automechanika Shanghai 2015
Looking forward seeing you from 2nd-5th December 2015 in Shanghai in the German Pavilion Hall 2 booth F21. If you want to date us in advance please contact us.
Zimmermann-Porsche on the top in the record heat wave
"It was not easy today," said driver Claudius Karch. Especially oil and water temperature reached absolut peak values, so the electronic reduced maximum speed every now and then not to risk any failure of the engine. "The pressure from behind was absolutely tremendous," said Karch. The brakes withstand the heat, and while some competitors had to slow down with overheated brakes, the Zimmermann Porsche keeps ahead.
Thank you for visiting us!
Thank you for interesting and informative meetings at the Automechanica in Frankfurt 2016.
First loss in VLN Saison 2015
Karch und Jacoma set the fastest time of the class. Noone was better - with 9:02.438 minutes per lap. But all fast laps were futile...
VLN3: Second victory for Zimmermann Porsche at Nürburgring
Zimmermann is Partner of Mathol Racing in the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring. The Zimmermann Porsche is not only a branded advertising medium but also development vehicle for the products of Zimmermann. At the third valuated race of the season, the Cayman S won competently his class, well ahead of the entire competition.
VLN2: Zimmermann Porsche won its first race
The first race of the Zimmermann-Porsche could not have been any better. The Cayman is fast and attract the attention of the fans immediately thanks to the large "Z" on the hood. Otto Zimmermann GmbH now hopes that the next success in motorsport can be celebrated soon.
Since 2014, our products are available in an online catalog. The menu item "catalog" takes you there.
TecDoc award for the 4th consecutive year! We are glad to achieve the quality status as TecDoc CERTIFIED DATA SUPPLIER in the second quarter of 2011.
The entire team of Zimmermann wishes you a peaceful Christmas Season and a hopeful New Year. Our company will be closed for holidays from December 23th until January 1st. We are looking forward to an ongoing prosperous cooperation in 2018.
Zimmermann Brake Kit for Sprinter
Zimmermann improves the service to make the daily business easier for the customers. The program is extended by brake kits for Mercedes Sprinter and VW Crafter. This simplifies order processing, storage and of course repair, because all parts are available when they are needed.