Virginia International Raceway

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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

A Win’s a Win for Continental Tire Challenge Street Tuner Team Bodymotion Racing

It was a bit unconventional – and a long time coming – but Bodymotion Racing finally scored its first IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Street Tuner (ST) victory. While the No. 21 Delaware Funds / Competition Motorsport Porsche Cayman GT4 crossed the finish line second in last Saturday’s Biscuitville Grand Prix at VIRginia International Raceway, … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Returns to the Podium at VIRginia International Raceway

Wright Motorsports returned to the podium at VIRgina International Raceway after a thrilling race and last lap maneuver, secured the second place position for the No. 58 Porsche Consulting/Porsche Digital Porsche 911 GT3 R of Patrick Long and Christina Nielsen. After settling for sixth in a rain-intteruped qualifying session, an extra spark of determination was … Continue reading

Christina Nielsen Celebrates Second Consecutive Podium Finish with Wright Motorsports

Christina Nielsen, Pat Long and Wright Motorsports finished an intense race at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) with a spectacular second-place result. The Porsche team’s success at Sunday’s IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship’s Michelin GT Challenge continues the streak of accomplishments the team has been working for throughout the season. This podium finish is the second in … Continue reading

IMSA Podium for Porsche 911 GT3 R at the Virginia International Raceway

Wright Motorsports celebrated their second podium result of this year‘s IMSA SportsCar Championship on Sunday with Porsche works driver Patrick Long (USA) and Porsche Selected Driver Christina Nielsen (Denmark). After winning the Road America race with the Porsche 911 GT3 R, they followed up with another top result, scoring second in the GTD class at … Continue reading

Robichon Fights His Way to Weekend Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Sweep At VIRginia International Raceway

In the three races prior to Sunday’s Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama round at VIRginia International Raceway, Zacharie Robichon had a relatively easy time en route to victory in each race. Each time – in both races at Road America two weeks ago and on Saturday here at VIR – Robichon started from … Continue reading