Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

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Wright Motorsports Due to Skip Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competes this week at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the eighth round of the 2022 season. However, Porsche customer racing team Wright Motorsports will not compete in the event, due to current Canadian vaccine policies. Canada requires international travelers to receive at least two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine for … Continue reading

Second place IMSA GTD Pro finish for Risi Competizione at Watkins Glen

After dominating the second half of the Six Hours of The Glen, Ferrari came up less than five minutes short of a GTD Pro class victory in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition on Sunday. Making its first visit to The Glen in six years, Risi Competizione was forced from the lead to pit lane for … Continue reading

Cetilar Racing ready for the Six Hours of the Glen

A little less than 3.4-mile thrilling and old style track. This is Watkins Glen, that hosted since 1961 twenty consecutive editions of the USA Grand Prix, and the World Sportscar Championship from the late ’60s to early ‘80s. Nowadays the Six Hours of the Glen is part of the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship, as third of four Michelin Endurance Cup rounds, … Continue reading

Wright Motorsports Eager for Strong Endurance Performance at Watkins Glen

With six of the twelve rounds of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championships complete, the famed Watkins Glen International will kick off the second half of the season with the Six Hours of the Glen. Porsche customer racing team Wright Motorsports will take part in the event with the No. 16 Porsche 911 GT3 R, piloted … Continue reading

Porsche customer teams travel to Watkins Glen

Three Porsche customer teams will be in action for the 54th running of the prestigious Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen this weekend: Pfaff Motorsports, Hardpoint and Wright Motorsports. The June 26 race at Watkins Glen International is the third endurance race of the sports car racing season. Along with the Rolex 24 At Daytona … Continue reading

Christina Nielsen, Wright Motorsports Battle the Odds; Earn Top-10 Finish at Watkins Glen

The Wright Motorsports crew and drivers showed strong consistency throughout an up-and-down race to earn a top-10 position in Sunday’s event, the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. Christina Nielsen, and her co-drivers Patrick Long and Robert Renauer, each took turns gunning for the front of the field on this 3.4-mile circuit. Nielsen gained 10 … Continue reading

Podium for Porsche at the Six Hours Of The Glen

The six-hour race at Watkins Glen in the US state of New York turned into a heated battle: In temperatures reaching 34 degrees Celsius, the ca. 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR scored positions three and four. At round five of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Sunday, the Frenchman Patrick Pilet and Nick Tandy from … Continue reading

Porsche to start the Six Hours Of The Glen from the third row

The two Porsche 911 RSR head into the six-hour Watkins Glen race in the US state of New York from the third grid row. In the 15-minute qualifying for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Earl Bamber set the fifth quickest time in the GTLM class with a time of 1:42.507 minutes. Patrick Pilet planted the … Continue reading

Defending IMSA GTD-Class Champion Christina Nielsen’s Next Target: the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

After earning a remarkable sixth place in the world-famous 24 Hours of Le Mans event in France, Christina Nielsen is ready for her next race: the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen in New York on July 1. Nielsen won this endurance race two years ago, and this weekend she’ll aim for the podium once … Continue reading

Park Place Motorsports looking for podium success at Watkins Glen

Park Place Motorsports’ IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship program joins its Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama effort for the first time since March at Watkins Glen International. The team will compete in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen and rounds seven and eight of Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama competition. This … Continue reading