Jeff Purner
Operations Manager / Instructor

From qualifying the Panoz GTR on the pole position for the 12 Hours of Sebring to winning races in the IMSA GTP and GTU Series, formula cars to sports cars, Jeff proved to be a driver who could deliver results. He received Rookie of the Year honors in the Trans Am series and has three championships to his credit including an IMSA title driving a Porsche 944S2. He also scored top three finishes at the Daytona 24 Hour and the 12 Hours of Sebring. Starting out as a race mechanic and engine builder, Jeff has done stints as a race team manager, precision/stunt driver for commercials and movies, and television commentator. His teaching experience extends back seventeen years and encompasses racing and safety-training programs of his own design, including the formation of the Panoz Racing School. Throughout his diverse career in auto racing, Jeff has accumulated a wealth of knowledge and experience, which he now puts to use as Manager of Operations for the Porsche Sport Driving School.