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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

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 Customer Teams on GT3 Podium at IMSA Sebring Encore

Two Porsche customer teams entered IMSA’s Michelin SportsCar Encore at Sebring for a two-day after party to close the sanctioning body’s 50th anniversary. While neither was a full-season entrant in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GTD class, both Wright Motorsports and Black Swan Racing brought Porsche 911 GT3 R race cars to Sebring International Raceway … Continue reading

Porsche Customer Teams Use IMSA Sebring Event to Test

Two Porsche customer race teams will take advantage of the IMSA Michelin Encore at Sebring on November 10 to turn competition laps outside of the heat of the championship season. Black Swan Racing will utilize the four-hour endurance race to reacquaint the Tim Papas (Boston, Massachusetts)-owned program with the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The longtime … Continue reading

Dickinson Picks Up First Career Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Win As De Angelis Clinches 2019 Title at Road Atlanta

A few hours after scoring the first pole position of his Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama career, 17-year-old Riley Dickinson went on to take his first career victory in the penultimate round of the 2019 season. Dickinson led from start to finish but had to hold off Roman De Angelis in the No. … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Prepared to Finish Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Season Strong at Road Atlanta

Following a whirlwind of a season for the Wright Motorsports team, the 2019 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season comes to a close this weekend at Road Atlanta. The Ohio-based team’s trio of Porsche 911 GT3 Cup drivers – Max Root, Fred Poordad, and Charlie Luck—look to wrap things up on a high … Continue reading

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