Patrick Long - Porsche Factory Driver

Bio

Patrick Long is one of the most accomplished sports car drivers of his generation. Since 2003, Long has served as the lone American on Porsche’s roster of factory drivers. Long has captured victory at the world’s biggest sports car races – winning at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Rolex 24 at Daytona, 12 Hours of Sebring, Petit Le Mans, and the 12 Hours of Bathurst. Long is also a three-time American Le Mans Series champion and two-time Pirelli World Challenge champion.

Long is also the creator of Luftgekuhlt. Created as a celebration of air-cooled Porsches, Luftgekuhlt has become one of the most anticipated auto events of the year with its unique blend of historically significant Porsches, unique venues and lifestyle elements. Long maintains a number of air-cooled Porsches at his home in Southern California, and regularly competes in vintage racing events.

For the 2020 season, Long is competing in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series in the No. 16 Wright Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3R, partnered with Ryan Hardwick.

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