Lime Rock Park

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Wright Motorsports Storms to the GTD Pole at Lime Rock Park

Wright Motorsports kicked off the day on top after Patrick Long drove No. 58 Porsche Consulting/Porsche Digital Porsche 911 GT3 R the GTD-class pole position ahead of this afternoon’s Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. The Porsche works driver set a new track record, securing a 0.137 second gap over the next competitor. After … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Withdraws the No.16 Entry from the Northeast Grand Prix

Wright Motorsports has confirmed that the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Michael Schein and Wolf Henzler has been withdrawn from Round 7 of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Lime Rock Park. The decision came late on Friday afternoon as a result of an unpredicted scheduling conflict for Schein. Despite the circumstances, the … Continue reading

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

Christensen Conquers: Porsche Works Driver Earns First PWC Victory for Self and Team

Porsche factory driver Michael Christensen (Denmark) came into Rounds 5 and 6 of the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) SprintX Championship at Lime Rock Park closing-in on his first victory in North America’s premier sprint-format GT car racing series. Teamed with co-driver Spencer Pumpelly (Atlanta, Georgia) in the No. 24 Alegra Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 R, … Continue reading