Road America

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New Season Opener; Return To Montreal, Laguna Seca Highlight 2019 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA

The 2019 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama will feature a new season-opening round, a return to two popular venues from the series’ past and a new-for-2019 television partner as International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials revealed next year’s calendar at the site of 2018’s final event weekend. The 2019 schedule will feature an … Continue reading

2019 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Schedule Unveiled

An inaugural visit to a legendary North American road racing venue and the addition of a new class of Porsche race cars are among the highlights of the 2019 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama schedule announced today at Road Atlanta by Porsche and the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), which sanctions the series. … Continue reading

PCA Club Racing Trophy East Series Road America News and Notes

PCA Club Racing Trophy East drivers headed north to Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin over Labor Day Weekend. The series first traveled to Road America two years ago in 2016, and returned to the iconic 4.048-mile, 14-turn road course for three exciting races. SPRINT 1 SUMMARY During Sprint 1 on Sunday afternoon, pole winner Rafael Llopiz came … Continue reading

Divebomb Danger at Road America for Park Place Motorsports

An on-track incident ruined a promising run at Road America for No. 73 Park Place Motorsports Porsche GT3 R. Patrick Lindsey was holding steady in second place at Road America when a Mazda Prototype divebombed the No. 73 Porsche and sent Lindsey off into a wall. Between Turn 10 and Turn 11 at Road America … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Breaks Through with a Victory at Road America

The longer the wait, the sweeter the triumph. Wright Motorsports proved just that after Patrick Long and Christina Nielsen drove the No. 58 Porsche Consulting / Porsche Digital Porsche 911 GT3 R to a breakthrough win at Road America. This marks the Batavia, Ohio-based squad’s first win in GTD competition and Porsche’s 22nd in the … Continue reading

Victory in the GTD class, fourth and fifth for the Porsche 911 RSR at Road America

At round eight of the IMSA SportsCar Championship on Sunday, the Porsche GT Team secured positions four and five. On the Road America racetrack in the US state of Wisconsin, New Zealander Earl Bamber and Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium scored fourth place in the #912 Porsche 911 RSR after a turbulent race. The sister car … Continue reading