SBRS: Patrick Long Goes British

Hoping to follow in the footsteps of Emerson Fittipaldi, James Hunt, Jody Schekter, Ayrton Senna and a host of others, Patrick Long will drive for Alain Menu Motorsports in the British Formula Ford Championship including the world famous Formula...

Hoping to follow in the footsteps of Emerson Fittipaldi, James Hunt, Jody Schekter, Ayrton Senna and a host of others, Patrick Long will drive for Alain Menu Motorsports in the British Formula Ford Championship including the world famous Formula Ford Festival.

Alain Menu Motorsports rates as one of the most successful teams in the British Formula Ford Championship. It operates as a satellite to the factory Van Diemen squad.

Long a Skip Barber Karting Scholarship winner is currently second in the Skip Barber Formula Dodge Western Race Series and with only four rounds remaining is in serious contention for the title. He has posted six victories on the season with multiple podium finishes.

It will not be his first experience abroad as he finished third in prestigious Elf Campus series in France prior to racing in the Skip Barber Race Series.

-George Tamayo

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Series Other open wheel
Drivers Ayrton Senna , Patrick Long , Emerson Fittipaldi , Skip Barber , James Hunt , Alain Menu