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Porsche customers come to “America’s National Park of Speed”

Legendary tracks are the norm on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Teams and drivers flow from bucket list race track to bucket list race track as quickly as they go from turn-to-turn. However, even among the elite, some hold an even greater distinction. Road America is just one such place. The 4.048-mile, 14-turn natural terrain … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Strives for Championship Points at Road America

Three races remain in the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and this weekend, Wright Motorsports heads to Road America with sights set intently on the GTD class points lead. With two wins achieved so far this season, the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R of Ryan Hardwick and Jan Heylen has held firm on to … Continue reading

Debut for the newest generation of the Porsche 911 GT3 R

The new Porsche 911 GT3 R will be unveiled to the public at this year’s 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. From the 2023 season, Porsche customer teams can campaign the new racing vehicle in worldwide motorsport events that adhere to the GT3 regulations. The vehicle is based on the latest 992-generation 911. Compared to its predecessor, … Continue reading

Pfaff Motorsports earns overall win at Lime Rock

Porsche customer team Pfaff Motorsports won overall at Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. The victory, the fourth for Porsche in the GTD Pro class and sixth total for the 911 GT3 R race car thus far in the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, came in the all-GT car feature event at the … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Ready for GT-only Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park

The competitors of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship have a short but important race weekend in store in Lakeville, Connecticut at Lime Rock Park. This weekend, Wright Motorsports returns to the Northwest corner of the state to visit the 1.474-mile track, at which the team’s Porsche 911 GT3 R will compete with drivers Ryan Hardwick … Continue reading

Porsche privateers take centre stage at Northeast Grand Prix

Twice a year the GTD classes of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship have the opportunity to take center stage in the chase for overall victory. The first of those comes this weekend at Lime Rock Park for the Northeast Grand Prix in Lakeville, Connecticut. The second will come at the penultimate round of the championship … Continue reading

Porsche Canadian customer team heads IMSA CTMP entry list

Porsche customer team Pfaff Motorsports will carry both the banner of its native Canada and of the German sports car manufacturer at the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s first stop in the country since 2019. Round six of the GTD Pro class will occur at the legendary Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP), July 1 – 3. … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Due to Skip Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competes this week at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the eighth round of the 2022 season. However, Porsche customer racing team Wright Motorsports will not compete in the event, due to current Canadian vaccine policies. Canada requires international travelers to receive at least two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine for … Continue reading

Second place IMSA GTD Pro finish for Risi Competizione at Watkins Glen

After dominating the second half of the Six Hours of The Glen, Ferrari came up less than five minutes short of a GTD Pro class victory in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition on Sunday. Making its first visit to The Glen in six years, Risi Competizione was forced from the lead to pit lane for … Continue reading

Three Ferraris to start the Six Hours of the Glen

Ferrari makes its return to the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar championship with three solid entries for Sunday’s Six Hours of The Glen. Risi Competizione, AF Corse and Cetilar Racing have entered the event, the third round of the IMSA Endurance Cup. Ferrari finished second in the opening round of 2022 in the debut of the GTD … Continue reading