Virginia International Raceway

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Sprint Challenge North America: USAC-Sanctioned Series Joins Porsche Motorsport One-Make Pyramid.

Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) further strengthens its Motorsport Pyramid on the continent with the announcement of the Porsche Sprint Challenge North America by Yokohama. Following the September 25 unveiling of the Porsche Carrera Cup North America as the premier one-make championship in the United States and Canada, the new series, which will utilize previous … Continue reading

Porsche Carrera Cup North America to Debut in 2021

30-years in the making, the Porsche Carrera Cup North America is scheduled to debut in 2021. The premier one-make race series in the United States and Canada will utilize a combination of the latest yet-to-be-unveiled Porsche 911 GT3 Cup  race car and MICHELIN® Pilot® Sport Cup N3 racing slick to challenge the best road and … Continue reading

Archangel Motorsports Battles to a Top Five at VIRginia International Raceway

A Sunday packed with battles and promise saw Archangel Motorsports drivers, Alan Brynjolfsson and Trent Hindman drive the No. 7 VOLT Lighting Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 to a fifth place finish at VIRginia International Raceway. Minimal track time and shortened sessions didn’t play as a problem for Archangel Motorsports as speed found in practice translated … Continue reading

Metni Wins Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Race 2 at VIR

“One for the old guys!” exclaimed driver Alan Metni as he emerged from his No. 99 No. 99 Kelly-Moss/AM Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car in victory lane at VIRginia International Raceway Sunday morning. It was the first time Metni was presented the checkered flag, emblematic of an overall Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by … Continue reading

IMSA podium instead of victory for Porsche at VIR

The Porsche GT Team has concluded round five of this season’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on positions three and five. In an eventful race at the Virginia International Raceway in the east of the USA, Britain’s Nick Tandy and his French teammate Frédéric Makowiecki scored a podium result instead of the deserved victory in their … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Charges to Finish Fifth at VIR

The Michelin GT Challenge at VIR offered a variety of excitement this weekend as 20 GT cars in two classes battled it out for another exciting round in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The 1st Phorm No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R showed strong speeds all weekend, culminating in a run through the field from … Continue reading