Virginia International Raceway

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Overall win for Pfaff Motorsports at VIR

Porsche customer team Pfaff Motorsports won the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR today in the all-GT car race at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR). The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GTD Pro class victory accounts for the fifth win of the season for the car internationally recognized as the “Plaid Porsche”. Not only did Porsche factory drivers … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports finishes fifth in fuel determining race at VIR

VIRginia International Raceway delivered the most sensational races of the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Sunday. After another flawless execution by Wright Motorsports, the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R finished fifth, in a race ultimately determined by fuel consumption. Provisionally, the top-five result–the fourth of the season for the Rolex 24 At Daytona … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports seeks positive strides at VIR

As the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season winds down, the pressure for the top honors only intensifies. This weekend, Porsche customer racing team Wright Motorsports heads to VIRginia International Raceway (VIR) in Danville, Virginia for the penultimate round of the 2022 GTD-class championship. The No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R, with drivers Ryan Hardwick and … Continue reading

Porsche GT customers headline IMSA Virginia event

For the second time in the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, GT cars will be the headliners for the two-hour, 40-minute Michelin GT Challenge at VIR. The Alton, Virginia-area VIRginia International Raceway (VIR) is the penultimate round of the sports car racing season and Porsche customer programs are deep in contention for titles in nearly … Continue reading

GT World Challenge America Pro Am win for Dalziel and Wetherill at VIR

At the VIR track, the Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020 crewed by Ryan Dalziel and Justin Wetherill of Triarsi Competizione claimed its first win in the Pro Am class in Race-1 of round three of the GT World Challenge America powered by AWS. The car finished in third place overall. The US team also triumphed … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Enjoys Points Haul at VIRginia International Raceway

After entering the Fanatec GT World Challenge powered by AWS event at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR) with high hopes and a strong race car, the No. 45 Porsche 911 GT3 R team Wright Motorsports celebrated yet another podium and a top-five finish, continuing their assault on the 2022 Pro/Am class championship points battle. “With a … Continue reading

A full weekend ahead for Ferrari teams in Europe and the USA

The Ferraris will have a busy weekend competing in the DTM Championship, International GT Open and GT World Challenge Europe. At the same time, the GT World Challenge America will be staged in the United States. DTM. The Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari at Imola will host the third round of the DTM championship, with … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Ready to Shine as Home Team at VIRginia International Raceway

The Fanatec GT World Challenge America powered by AWS journeys to VIRginia International Raceway this weekend for rounds five and six of the thirteen-race championship. The Wright Motorsports father and son-in-law driving duo of Charlie Luck and Jan Heylen soak up all of the benefits of the homefield advantage in the No. 45 Porsche 911 GT3 … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Increases Point Leads Following Podium Success at VIR

After securing four podium finishes across four races in the Fanatec GT World Challenge America and GT America series, Wright Motorsports has extended their points lead over the competition in both championships, showcasing the strength and consistency of the Porsche customer racing program. The No. 20 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Fred Poordad and Jan … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Aims to Continue Podium Streak at VIRginia International Raceway

This weekend, the 2021 Fanatec GT World Challenge America and GT America series will return to VIRginia International Raceway, and Wright Motorsports storms into the wet weekend with the points lead in both championships. With a podium finish in all eight SRO America-sanctioned races that have taken place so far this year, the Porsche customer … Continue reading