Johnny O'Connell1962-07-24 (age 59)
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Titles come down to the last rounds like in 2016 with top drivers
Long, Cooper and Parente in tight GT point battle heading to COTA
Patrick Long’s Wright Motorsports Porsche held off the Absolute Bentley GT3 of Adderly Fong in the second GT race of the weekend to reverse yesterday’s race results, while Johnny O’Connell brought Cadillac a podium.
Some 60 cars in Pirelli World Challenge competition at legendary road circuit
Five different SprintX teams/manufacturers win in 5 races; 4 different makes take GTS too
Four-time PWC GT champ makes his racing debut at the pretty VIR circuit
Over 105 entries to battle at the picturesque VIR road circuit this weekend
Porsche’s Patrick Long won round two of the Pirelli World Challenge GTs at St Petersburg on Sunday, benefiting when yesterday’s race winner Alvaro Parente locked up and ran wide at the first corner.
Cadillac V-Performance Racing will partner team incumbents Johnny O’Connell and Michael Cooper for the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge with Rolex 24 Hour winners Jordan and Ricky Taylor for the five SprintX races this season.
K-PAX McLaren driver Alvaro Parente claimed the Pirelli World Challenge GT class championship after Patrick Long ended his chances during a risky maneuver on the race-winning Cadillac of Johnny O’Connell.
Johnny O’Connell took his first step toward trying to retain his Pirelli World Challenge crown with pole at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Cadillac Racing’s Johnny O’Connell has admitted he’s in a “must-win situation” as he attempts to win his fifth straight Pirelli World Challenge championship this weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Ryan Eversley and Peter Cunningham scored a 1-2 finish for the RealTime Racing Acura squad on its home track at Road America on Saturday.
Michael Cooper became the fifth winner in seven races in Pirelli World Challenge’s GT class, after holding off everything Alvaro Parente's McLaren could throw at him.
Michael Lewis added to his maiden race victory in the GT class of the Pirelli World Challenge with a second win at St Petersburg on Sunday, a race marred by two huge crashes.
Michael Lewis dominated the first Pirelli World Challenge GT race on the streets of St Petersburg in his EFFORT Racing Porsche 911, securing his first win in the category.
As GTS champion teams with 4-time GT champ Johnny O’Connell in Cadillac Racing
Great Comeback Performance for O’Connell and Cadillac Racing after early misfortunes
Sportscar and GT veteran says winning the Pirelli World Challenge in the first season of the new Cadillac ATS meant even more than Le Mans wins.
But the race was dominated by Ferraris.
The Pirelli World Challenge series makes its first appearance at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca since 2012.
Over 100 drivers set to Battle at Road America
O'Connell fourth, Pilgrim has shift issues
This year marks the second consecutive season Pirelli World Challenge competitors will race at Barber.
The caution-marred race became a game of survival, more than a sprint to the finish.
Johnny O'Connell and Andy Pilgrim ready for concrete confines.
O'Connell finishes fifth, Pilgrim sixth
Johnny O'Connell finishes fourth, Andy Pilgrim seventh.
Deal struck at St. Pete has Pirelli World Challenge racing with Blancpain in Italy in 2016.
Since 1990, the series has competed at St. Petersburg 10 times.
Weather hampered the second-day crowd, but not the competition
O'Connell third, Pilgrim recovers for 17th
His Ferrari edges out Ryan Dalziel's Porsche in the last few laps.
O'Connell and Pilgrim qualify ninth and tenth.
The series is the headlining act this weekend at COTA.
The series' 26th season kicks off this weekend, over 100 cars are entered for the Nissan Grand Prix of Texas.
Car is built to FIA GT3 specs, allowing for a global program.
Plenty of contact makes race a survival contest.
O'Connell still in control of the GT points.
O'Connell still leading GT points.
Race two coming up tomorrow at the Pirelli World Challenge Series Honda Indy Toronto.
They'll line up for today's race at the Pirelli World Challenge Series Honda Indy Toronto.