Patrick Long1981-07-28 (age 37)
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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.
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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.