Tag Archive: Patrick Long

Oct 17

Muscle Milk, Corvette top testing at Road Atlanta

Nissan DeltaWing damaged in crash

ALMSALMS - Lucas Ordonez - Nissan Deltawing (1)Muscle Milk Pickett Racing was on the offensive at Road Atlanta on Wednesday as it set the fastest time in testing ahead of the 15th Annual Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda. Saturday’s 1,000-mile/10-hour race will decide the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón’s P1 championship between Muscle Milk and Dyson Racing.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

ALMS Northeast Grand Prix and Patrick Dempsey Racing at Lime Rock Park July 7

Entered: Hollywood’s Patrick Dempsey; Westport-based CEO; Indy 500 stand-out

ALMSLime Rock Park logoThe American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón starts its summer swing – six races over the next 11 weeks – with round four at Lime Rock Park July 6-7, the ninth annual Northeast Grand Prix. It’s got one of the biggest grids ever for this event: 32 entries made up of 15 prototypes and 17 GT cars.

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Oct 01

Fifth grid spot for fastest Porsche

At American Le Mans Series, round 9 / Intercontinental Le Mans Cup, round 6 in Road Atlanta, USA

Club Porsche Québec logoPetit-LeMansWith his Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, Joerg Bergmeister takes up the 1,000 mile race in Road Atlanta on Saturday from position five on the grid. In qualifying for Petit Le Mans, the final round of the American Le Mans Series, the Porsche works driver from Germany was only eight-tenths of a second shy of the top GT-class time on the storied circuit in the US state of Georgia. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 16

Patrick Long fastest Porsche pilot

In American Le Mans Series, round 2 in Long Beach, USA

Patrick Long Porsche 2010630PorscheOn the street circuit of Long Beach/California, Porsche works driver Patrick Long (USA) posted the fourth quickest time in qualifying for the second round of the American Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Guy Smith sets the pace early at Long Beach

Dyson Lola-Mazda nips Muscle Milk Aston Martin coupe

Guy Smith 2011-04-15Patrick Long 2011-04-15After a practice session dominated by Muscle Milk Aston Martin Racing, Guy Smith threw down the fastest lap for Dyson Racing on Friday morning in practice for the Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach. The Englishman set a time of 1:16.780 in Mazda-powered Lola that he will share with Chris Dyson in Saturday’s race. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 12

Strong Porsche contingent at Twelve Hour classic

American Le Mans Series, round 1 in Sebring, USA

Porsche12 Hours of Sebring 2011 logoA true classic traditionally kicks off the American Le Mans Series season: The 12 Hours of Sebring, run for the 59th time on the Sebring International Raceway in the heart of Florida on 19 March, is the oldest and toughest sports car race in the USA. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 09

Muscle Milk Aston Martin setting the Sebring pace

Quickest time in both of Wednesday’s Winter Test sessions

Aston Martin Racing Sebring test 2010-02-09Muscle MilkMuscle Milk Aston Martin Racing opened the Sebring Winter Test in strong style Tuesday with the fastest times in both sessions with its Aston Martin-powered Lola. The exotic closed-top prototype turned in a best lap of 1:50.530 (120.510 mph) with team owner Greg Pickett, Klaus Graf and Lucas Luhr sharing driving duties. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

Porsche Motorsport around the world

Flying Lizard Motorsports contests ALMS and Daytona in 2011

Forza Motorsport Flying Lizard 091029-1PorscheFull steam ahead for Flying Lizard Motorsports: After successfully defending the GT2 drivers’ title of the American Le Mans Series with Porsche factory pilots Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long, the team based in Sonoma (California) will be back in 2011. Team owner Seth Neimann again fields two Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Flying Lizard back with pair of Porsches for 2011

Eager to regain team championship in electric GT class

Flying Lizard Motorsports announced today preliminary details of its 2011 racing program. The Sonoma, Calif.,-based independent team will return to the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón, fielding two Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs – the No. 45 and No. 44 – in the GT class for the nine-race season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

Since you asked…Lime Rock Trivia !

Facts and fun from the great Northeast

To get everyone in the racing spirit this weekend, here are a few fun facts you can use to show off to your friends! Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Long feeling good vibes heading to Utah

Searching for repeat victory with Bergmeister in Lizard Porsche

It’s safe to say that Patrick Long has learned to love Miller Motorsports Park. While initially unsure about the palatial venue just outside Salt Lake City, his performances there in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón have made MMP one of his favorites. Read the rest of this entry »

May 22

Quick Klaus: Graf leads Mazda Raceway test session

Gaps less than a tenth of a second in LMPC, GTC

Seeing a Porsche out front at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is nothing new. Klaus Graf set the fastest time in Thursday’s test session for the American Le Mans Series Monterey presented by Patrón. He set his best lap of 1:15.444 in the Muscle Milk Team CytoSport Porsche RS Spyder, a car that has had tremendous success at the circuit on the Monterey Peninsula. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

”Family Showcase Weekend” at a high is here!

In support of ‘Allure of the Automobile’ exhibit

The American Le Mans Series will be part of a focal weekend in downtown Atlanta as it plays host to a “Family Showcase Weekend” at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art from Friday through Saturday in support of the museum’s “The Allure of the Automobile” exhibition. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

Porsche’s Patrick Long on Road & Track Saturday

Live from the High Museum of Art and “Allure of the Automobile

Porsche factory driver Patrick Long is making the rounds on the airwaves following a second straight class victory at Long Beach with Jörg Bergmeister in Flying Lizard Motorsports’ No. 45 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 17

Patron Highcroft scores dramatic Long Beach win

Pagenaud’s last-lap pass beats Lola-Aston Martin

Simon Pagenaud and Patrón Highcroft Racing won a titanic battle with Aston Martin Racing’s Adrian Fernandez to win the Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach on Saturday with a last-lap pass in his HPD ARX-01c. The young Frenchman beat Fernandez across the line by 0.353 seconds. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 05

Skip Barber: Pigot and Serralles win Karting Scholarship Shoot-Out

 A total of 250,000$  in scholarships was awarded during the 13th annual Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Shoot-out

After a four-day competition amongst 36 of the best young karters from around the world, it was a pair of Floridians who earned the top prizes at the 13th annual Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Shoot-out. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Two-car Flying Lizard Porsche attack again for 2010

Bergmeister/Long back together for title defense, Neiman/Law in second entry

Flying Lizard will be back in 2010 with a pair of Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs with the team in search of a third straight championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Buckler updates five Porsche effort in Rolex 24

Kevin Buckler announced plans for TRG to enter five Porsches

In the January 30-31 Rolex 24 At Daytona on Wednesday’s special edition of GRAND-AM Weekly. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 28

Patrick Long: A battle Royale

Latest from two-time GT2 champion following Mazda Raceway thriller

Patrick Long turned into a fan just like the rest of us near the end of the American Le Mans Series’ season finale at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 11

Gil de Ferran wins wild farewell race in Monterey (+photos & result)

de Ferran rode into the sunset with a victory in his final race Saturday

Patrón Highcroft Racing had its own special ride as well at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to close the 2009 American Le Mans Series. De Ferran and Simon Pagenaud won the Monterey Sports Car Championships presented by Patrón after the retiring Brazilian legend’s thrilling duel with Adrian Fernandez in the final 30 minutes of the four-hour classic. Read the rest of this entry »

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