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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

Wright Motorsports Eager for Strong Endurance Performance at Watkins Glen

With six of the twelve rounds of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championships complete, the famed Watkins Glen International will kick off the second half of the season with the Six Hours of the Glen. Porsche customer racing team Wright Motorsports will take part in the event with the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R, piloted … Continue reading

Porsche customer team Wright Motorsports sprints into Detroit

Porsche customer team Wright Motorsports will carry the flag of the German marque into “Motor City” for Saturday’s Sports Car Classic. The sixth round of the 2022 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GTD season will highlight the final event weekend at Detroit’s Belle Isle Street Course on June 3 – 4. The 2.3-mile, 14-turn track has been … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports seeks to build on success at Mid-Ohio home race

The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship races in Lexington, Ohio this weekend, and that means Porsche customer racing team Wright Motorsports – who leads the GTD class championship – is preparing to race at the organization’s home track. Drivers Ryan Hardwick and Jan Heylen have celebrated two wins in four races and will look to continue … Continue reading

Porsche customer teams come home to Mid-Ohio with successful starts to 2022

Porsche customer teams Wright Motorsports and McCann Racing will enjoy the homefield advantage this weekend as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Michelin Pilot Challenge travel to the Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course. Batavia, Ohio-based Wright Motorsports is the sole Porsche 911 GT3 R in the field for the GTD class of the WeatherTech series. In addition … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports returns victorious to podium and reclaims WeatherTech points lead

Wright Motorsports closed out a successful race weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca on Sunday afternoon, returning the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R to victory circle for the second time this season. With their California victory, the driving duo of Ryan Hardwick and Jan Heylen reclaimed their championship points lead in the GTD class, … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Looks Ahead to Next IMSA Round at Laguna Seca

The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Porsche Carrera Cup North America Presented by the Cayman Islands return to California this weekend, and Wright Motorsports is ready for a packed event, racing four Porsches at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. The No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R will run in Sunday’s headlining event, and the three Wright … Continue reading

Porsche customer teams head to Monterey

On the surface, WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca looks like a Porsche performance paradise with its technical nature and high-commitment layout. As the leading manufacturer in race wins here with 29 major sports car victories since 1957, history would support the conclusion that the venue offers high probabilities for success. However, it is the surface the … Continue reading

The Wright Strategy Drives Porsche into Top Five at Long Beach

The streets of downtown Long Beach roared with the sound of sports cars on Saturday afternoon as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship conducted round three of the season. The Wright Motorsports duo of Ryan Hardwick and Jan Heylen put in another vigorous performance in the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R, earning a top-five finish … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Takes IMSA Championship Fight to the Streets of Long Beach 

The streets of Long Beach, California will come alive with the sound of race cars this weekend as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returns for another exciting race event. The 47th Grand Prix of Long Beach will take place April 8-10, and Wright Motorsports is on the hunt for another podium finish at the 1.968-mile temporary … Continue reading