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Wright Motorsports Sweeps Am Class in Austin GT World Challenge America

Wright Motorsports celebrated a near-perfect weekend in the opening two rounds of the 2020 GT World Challenge America championship. The No. 20 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Fred Poordad and Max Root won both of the races in the AM class at Circuit of the Americas, closing out the first event of the season as … Continue reading

Porsche World Challenge America Teams Launch 2020 Race Season

The SRO GT World Challenge America and SRO GT4 America championships launch their 2020 race seasons this weekend in Austin, Texas. 14 road car-based, Porsche-built race cars will challenge in six major events at the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) with customer race programs. Three Porsche 911 GT3 R racers will pursue victory at the … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Gears Up For GT World Challenge America Campaign With Root And Poordad

Wright Motorsports has returned for another season in the GT World Challenge America powered by AWS, beginning with this weekend’s double header at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. Wright Motorsports drivers Max Root and Fred Poordad are advancing from the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA one-make championship to race in the GT World … Continue reading

Porsche sets sights on first win with the new 911 RSR in the USA

At round five of the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC at the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin on 23 February, Porsche aims to clinch its first U.S. victory with the new 911 RSR. After a successful start to the 2019/2020 season with a one-two at Silverstone (Great Britain) as well as podium … Continue reading

World First: Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport First International Win Comes in Austin

The Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport scored its first international victory during the opening weekend of the SRO America in Austin, Texas on March 2 and 3. The recently introduced mid-engine Porsche race car won from pole position in Saturday’s 60-minute Pirelli GT4 America event at the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) forever locking the … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Claims Podiums Across the Board in Blancpain GT World Challenge America Season Opener

Wright Motorsports kicked off the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge America season with a quartet of podiums at Circuit of the Americas. Patrick Long and Scott Hargrove saw two third place finishes in the No. 58 Porsche Consulting Porsche 911 GT3 R. Anthony Imperato and Dennis Olsen took the No. 91 Henry Repeating Arms Porsche … Continue reading

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