Virginia International Raceway

This tag is associated with 91 posts

Revised 2020 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Schedule Begins At Road America

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama teams and drivers can officially begin preparing for a restart. The 2020 season – which was originally slated to begin in March at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, but was postponed after just one practice session – will finally kick off on the weekend of July 31-Aug. … Continue reading

Cooper MacNeil Wins SCCA Runoffs T2 Championship

WeatherTech Racing driver Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.) drove to the Touring 2 (T2) Class championship today at the SCCA Runoffs at Virginia International Raceway (VIR). MacNeil drove his No. 3 WeatherTech Racing Porsche 997 to a commanding win around the 3.27-mile natural terrain road circuit located north of Danville, Virginia. Pulling double duty this week, … Continue reading

Hardpoint Motorsports Rake in the Results at VIR

Hardpoint Motorsports had a highly successful weekend in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama at VIRginia International Raceway with a win and a second-place finish from Rob Ferriol and two hard-fought races from Randal Bryant who captured a top 5 finish. Ferriol’s double duty performance had him also leading laps in his debut … Continue reading

Sixth IMSA win at round nine for the Porsche GT Team

With a one-two result, Porsche continues its winning streak in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. At the third to last race of the season, Patrick Pilet (France) and Nick Tandy (Great Britain) crossed the finish line in the Porsche 911 RSR as the overall winners. Laurens Vanthoor (Belgium) and Earl Bamber (New Zealand) finished second … Continue reading

Root Doubles Up at VIR, Scores Weekend Sweep in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA

After scoring his first career Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama victory Saturday, Max Root completed his first weekend sweep Sunday morning at VIRginia International Raceway. The 20-year-old from San Diego led every lap of the 45-minute race in the No. 7 Wright Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 Cup machine after taking the lead from … Continue reading

Root Takes First Career Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Victory in Race 1 at VIRginia International Raceway

Max Root is no stranger to the front of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama field at VIRginia International Raceway, as he led the race here last year in the No. 7 Wright Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 Cup machine. But Root paid his first visit to the top step of the podium Saturday … Continue reading