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Will Lime Rock Park Continue to be “Great Turf” for Porsche in 2018 Northeast Grand Prix?

Lime Rock Park, which hosts Saturday’s two-hour and 40-minute Northeast Grand Prix for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, occupies a special place in the lore of Porsche’s mid-engined 911 RSR race car. This race car – which made its competition debut in the 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona – represented a substantial departure from Porsche’s … Continue reading

Christina Nielsen Prepared to Take on Lime Rock Park with Porsche

The next stop in a busy summer racing schedule for Danish driver Christina Nielsen is Connecticut’s Northeast Grand Prix. The quick, technically challenging track at Lime Rock Park will host the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship race on July 21. Nielsen will race Wright Motorsports’ No. 58 Porsche Consulting/Porsche Digital Porsche 911 GT3 R in a … Continue reading

Porsche aims to repeat last year’s historic IMSA win at Lime Rock Park

The Porsche GT Team tackles round seven of the IMSA SportsCar Championship at Lime Rock Park on 21 July with two 911 RSR. The Porsche customer team Wright Motorsports fields two 911 GT3 R racers. The race in the idyllic rural region of the US state of Connecticut, at which Porsche celebrated the historic maiden … Continue reading

Park Place Motorsports returns to IMSA action at Road America

Team Principal Patrick Lindsey and Porsche Factory Driver Jörg Bergmeister have selected to run the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America Aug. 3-5. The sprint race is an addition to running the Super Season of the FIA World Endurance Championship and the Tequila Patron North American Endurance Championship. This will be the first … Continue reading

Presented with Challenges, Christina Nielsen Persists for a Top-10 Finish in Canada

Racing can be tough, and some races will test a driver more than others. During Sunday’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, driver Christina Nielsen and co-driver Patrick Long persisted through a multitude of challenges during the two-hour, 40-minute event in Canada to secure a hard-fought top-10 finish. The race day started off well for Wright … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Faced a Weekend of Challenges at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

If no one ever had bad luck, would there ever be any luck? Wright Motorsports saw the worst of it at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, after a promising weekend turned into a ninth place finish for the No. 58 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Patrick Long and Christina Nielsen and an early retirement for the … Continue reading