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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 Experiences Highs and Lows at Home Race

Home race week has concluded for Wright Motorsports at Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course, and Wright Motorsports closes out the event with their third podium of the 2021 IMSA season, after earning a second-place finish in the Michelin Pilot Challenge. The team showed strong pace while racing to the podium in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race but … Continue reading

Hardwick Returns in Time for Home Race Weekend

Wright Motorsports will enjoy the home track advantage this weekend at Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course in Lexington, Ohio for the next rounds of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Michelin Pilot Challenge. After a three-month hiatus, driver Ryan Hardwick will return to the team, just in time to take part in the team’s home race weekend.  … Continue reading

Podium finish for Wright Motorsports at Mid-Ohio

Wright Motorsports celebrated a well-earned third-place finish Sunday afternoon with the No. 16 1st Phorm Porsche 91 GT3 R in the Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio. The strategic drive from eighth to third netted the team their second consecutive podium of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. “What a great job by everyone on … Continue reading

Kingsley Completes Weekend Sweep in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA at Mid-Ohio

Coming into the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Jeff Kingsley owned three victories in the series. After just two days, he doubled that total to six. In the No. 16 Kelly-Moss Road and Race Porsche 911, Kingsley completed a weekend sweep of the rare tripleheader weekend in … Continue reading

Two for Two: Kingsley Sweeps Saturday Races for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA at Mid-Ohio

If this were an ordinary Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama weekend, Jeff Kingsley would be headed home, happy with two first-place trophies in hand after winning Race 1 and Race 2 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. However, this isn’t an ordinary weekend and Kingsley isn’t headed home. In fact, he’s got one more … Continue reading

Archangel Motorsports Fights to the Finish in Mid Ohio SportsCar Course Race 1

Great pace, quick pit work and top strategy couldn’t challenge unfortunate luck for Archangel Motorsports in Saturday’s IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge race at Mid Ohio SportsCar Course. After losing a lap due to contact from a competitor, Alan Brynjolfsson and Trent Hindman carried the No. 7 VOLT Lighting Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 home in fourteenth … Continue reading

One Down, Two to Go: Kingsley Wins First of Three Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Races at Mid-Ohio

A trend throughout the 2020 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season continued Saturday morning at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. In the four weekends that the series has run so far this year, the first victory of each weekend has gone to Jeff Kingsley in his No. 16 Kelly-Moss Road and Race Porsche 911 … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Rides Momentum into Home Race Weekend at Mid-Ohio

Following a successful podium run at Road Atlanta, Wright Motorsports has little distance to travel this weekend for the next round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The Batavia, Ohio based team will travel 170 miles northeast to Lexington, Ohio for the Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio. In a season filled with top-five finishes, … Continue reading