Patrick Long1981-07-28 (age 39)
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Wright Motorsports’ Ryan Hardwick has elected to stand down from the team for the Sebring 12 Hours as he continues his recuperation following a couple of hard crashes at Daytona in January.
A hard shunt for Ryan Hardwick in yesterday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge practice has forced Wright Motorsports to pull its entry from that race and hire Trent Hindman to sub for Hardwick in the Rolex 24 Hours.
Wright Motorsports’ Porsche can fight for IMSA GT Daytona-class honors in the Rolex 24 Hours, according to the team’s Michelin Endurance Cup ace, Jan Heylen.
Wright Motorsports’ Pat Long, Ryan Hardwick and Jan Heylen were left stunned by a Sebring 12 Hour GTD-class win that came despite the handicap of shock absorber failure at quarter distance.
The effects of the coronavirus pandemic on one of Wright Motorsports’ principal sponsors has forced the team to downsize for the remainder of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Klaus Bachler and Anthony Imperato will join Ryan Hardwick and Patrick Long in Wright Motorsports’ Porsche 911 GT3 R for the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season opener, the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
Wright Motorsports will enter a Porsche 911 GT3 R in the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, with Patrick Long and Ryan Hardwick as the full-time drivers.
Two-time GT Daytona champion Christina Nielsen says Wright Motorsports’ maiden IMSA win with its Porsche 911 GT3 R at Road America felt “absolutely amazing”.
Ten IndyCar drivers will be part of the lineup for this year’s Kart4Kids event on Wednesday which will raise money for the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Wright Motorsports will join the GT Daytona class in the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, with a Porsche 911 GT3 R driven by Patrick Long and Christina Nielsen.
Porsche veteran driver takes Wright Motorsports Porsche GT3 R to the titles
Titles come down to the last rounds like in 2016 with top drivers
Jorg Bergmeister and Patrick Long prevailed in the make-up race for the Pirelli World Challenge SprintX series at the Circuit of The Americas.
Long, Cooper and Parente in tight GT point battle heading to COTA
Dirk Werner and Patrick Pilet won a caution-free, GT-only round of the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship at tight and twisty Lime Rock Park, heading a Porsche 1-2.
Porsche’s Gianmaria Bruni will start from pole position for round eight of the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship at Lime Rock Park.
Porsche driver’s 1-2 finish at Road America makes him a favorite in Mid-Ohio
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.
Adderly Fong claimed victory for Bentley in round four of the Pirelli World Challenge GT class at Road America, following a controversial opening-lap collision with Cadillac Racing's Johnny O’Connell.
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
Friday's SprintX race at the Pirelli World Challenge Grand Prix of Lime Rock Park was won by Pat Long and Marc Lieb in the Wright Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 R, which won by the margin of 5.4seconds after an hour of racing.
Reigning World Endurance LMP1 champion and Le Mans winner Marc Lieb will replace Jorg Bergmeister as Patrick Long’s partner in the #58 Wright Motorsports Porsche in next weekend’s Pirelli World Challenge round at Lime Rock Park.
Over 105 entries to battle at the picturesque VIR road circuit this weekend
Factory Porsche driver Patrick Long believes his Wright Motorsports-run Porsche 911 GT3 R can continue to beat the manufacturer teams that have been attracted to the Pirelli World Challenge GT ranks.
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.
Patrick Long and Michael Schein will race Wright Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 Rs in this year’s Pirelli World Challenge GT and GTA categories respectively, while Jorg Bergmeister and Jan Heylen will join them for the SprintX rounds.
Sam Schmidt, Will Power and Rubens Barrichello are among the stars who will compete online at the virtual Phoenix International Raceway on Wednesday.
Pirelli World Challenge race stewards have penalized Cadillac Racing’s Johnny O’Connell for his collision with Pat Long on the final lap of Sunday’s finale at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
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.
Bryan Heitkotter made it a double victory in Pirelli World Challenge at Utah Motorsport Campus, leading from start to finish ahead of Adderley Fong’s Bentley.
Ryan Eversley won his second race of the Pirelli World Challenge GT weekend at Road America on Sunday.
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.
Former GP2 star Alvaro Parente completed a Lime Rock Park double in his K-Pax McLaren 650S by winning round 11 of the headline Pirelli World Challenge GT class 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.
Multi-time LeMans winner ready for the challenge of the competitive GT division
Longtime IMSA competitors score podium results In GTE Am Class
Patrick Dempsey: "It’s wonderful to be back at Le Mans."
More time for the actor to race in WEC and at Le Mans.
The Porsche Manthey squad campaigns two Porsche 911 RSR sports cars on the storied circuit in the British Midlands.