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November 20, 2016

Victory in Bahrain Wraps Up 2016

The trio of Patrick Long, David Heinemeier Hansson and Khaled Heinemeier Hansson teamed to take their second race win of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship this weekend at Bahrain, adding to their victory in Mexico City earlier in the year. Added to …

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November 07, 2016

P4 in Shanghai

At the penultimate race of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship in Shanghai, Patrick Long, David Heinemeier Hansson and Khaled Al Qubaisi took a competitive 4th place in GTE-AM. Long was pushed off track at the start but battled back to …

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October 16, 2016

P5 in Tough Race at Fuji

Patrick Long, Khaled Al Qubaisi and David Heinemeier Hansson drove the #88 Abu Dhabi-Proton Racing Porsche 911 GT3 RSR to 5th place in the GTE-AM class in the FIA WEC’s annual visit to the legendary Fuji circuit in Japan Sunday. …

2016 PWC - Laguna Seca
October 09, 2016

P4 and a Narrow Miss at Laguna Seca

Patrick Long narrowly missed out on his second Pirelli World Challenge GT Driver’s Championship at Laguna Seca Sunday, as he was forced off track on the last lap while attacking for the race lead. Entering the weekend, Long was second in …

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September 18, 2016

P8 and P4 in Sonoma Doubleheader

After an up-and-down weekend at Sonoma Raceway, Patrick Long and the Wright Motorsports team head to the Pirelli World Challenge finale Oct. 7-9 just nine slim points behind the championship leader. A difficult qualifying session for Saturday’s round 18 yielded a …

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September 03, 2016

Victory in Mexico City!

Abu Dhabi Proton Racing claimed its first victory of the FIA WEC season Saturday in Mexico City on what would become a banner day for Porsche. The #88 navigated changing weather and an unusual level of traffic due to the …

2016 PWC - Utah Motorsports Campus
August 14, 2016

Long Rides Pair of P3s in Utah to Championship Lead

Patrick Long and Wright Motorsports rebounded from a mixed weekend last time out in Pirelli World Challenge competition, taking p3 in both races of the doubleheader at Utah Motorsports Campus in the #58 Porsche 911 GT3 R. With the twin …

2016 PWC - Mid-Ohio
August 01, 2016

P9 Times Two in Mid Ohio

Patrick Long finished both races of the Pirelli World Challenge doubleheader at Mid-Ohio in P9 this weekend, but retains 2nd place in the Driver’s Championship with five races left to run. He initially qualified the #58 Wright Motorsports Porsche 13th …

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July 24, 2016

Pole Position Gives Way to P4 at Nürburgring

The #88 Abu Dhabi Proton Racing claimed pole position for round four of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship this weekend at Germany’s famed Nürburgring, as Patrick Long and Khaled Al Qubaisi clocked the quickest average in qualifying, heading a Porsche …

2016 - PWC - Road America
June 26, 2016

P4 and P5 in PWC Road America Doubleheader

On what turned out to be a spectacular weekend of racing at arguably the United States’ most scenic racetrack, Road America, Patrick Long closed the gap to the Pirelli World Challenge championship leader by finishing ahead of him in both …

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