Virginia International Raceway

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Wright Motorsports Shifts into High Gear for The Second Leg of The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Season

With over half of the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA season now in the books, championship battles are in full throttle as Wright Motorsports prepares for VIRginia International Raceway with their trio of Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars for Max Root, Charlie Luck and Fred Poordad. Seven overall podiums in ten rounds compliment what’s … Continue reading

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Driver Root Heading ‘Back to School’ This Week, Both On and Off the Racetrack

Earlier this week, 20-year-old Max Root was driving from his home in San Diego to Pepperdine University in Malibu, California as he begins his third year at the university majoring in business administration with an emphasis on commercial real estate. Anybody who’s driven on the highways between San Diego and Malibu will tell you it … Continue reading

Porsche keen to extend IMSA lead at the Virginia International Raceway

The Virginia International Raceway hosts round nine of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this coming weekend (23-25 August). The Porsche GT Team travels to the storied racetrack as the leader of the manufacturer and driver classifications. With five victories as well as podium finishes at every IMSA race so far this season, the works driver … Continue reading

Shoulder Injury Sidelines Dinan from Upcoming SRO America Races

Following an on track incident earlier this month at the SRO’s GT4 America event at VIRginia International Raceway, Flying Lizard Motorsports driver Michael Dinan will have to withdraw from the next two events, missing a total of eight races between the Sprint and SprintX double headers of Canadian Tire Motorsport Park and Sonoma Raceway. The … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Bounces Back with Two Podiums at VIRginia International Raceway

After a turbulent start to the weekend, Wright Motorsports salvaged two podium finishes in Race 2 at VIRginia International Raceway. The caution free round saw a second place finish for the No. 58 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Patrick Long and Scott Hargrove and a third place podium for Anthony Imperato and Matt Campbell’s No. … Continue reading

VIR Vanquishes Park Place Motorsports

Park Place Motorsports walked away from a four-race weekend with SRO America at VIRginia International Raceway earning a pole position accompanied by bumps and bruises after unfortunate circumstances end each of the races early. Alan Brynjolfsson suffered back-to-back tire failures on the No. 7 VOLT Lighting Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR in the GT4 America … Continue reading