Patrick Long

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Patrick Long
HOMETOWN: Manhattan Beach, CA
AGE: 36

WEBSITE: 
patricklong.com

 FACEBOOK:
FB.com/Patrick-Long-212191555472782/

 TWITTER:
@pLmotorsport

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Pirelli World Challenge GT 58 Wright Motorsports Porsche GT3

Wright Motorsports
Porsche GT3

Personal Information

Long is married, and he and his wife welcomed their first child, a boy, into their family in 2015. Likeable and laidback, Long brings a unique style and youth to Porsche as the only factory American driver. Beyond his duties racing for Porsche, Long enjoys maintaining a physical fitness routine. To do so, he focuses on road bicycles, surfing and motocross. When possible, he continues to kart. He speaks English, French, Italian and German.

Driving Highlights

Pirelli World Challenge GT Overall Driver's Champion - 2017

Pirelli World Challenge GT Driver's Champion - 2017

Career Highlights:

Three-time ALMS GT2 Driver's Champion (2005, 2009, 2010). Pirelli World Challenge GT Driver's Champion (2011). Class 12 Winner, 2013 SCORE Baja 1000. Patrón Endurance Cup Driver's Champion (2014)

Previously:

Major Sports Car Wins - GT2/GT:

24 IMSA (ALMS, TUSC) wins; Two 24 Heures Du Mans wins (2004, 2007); One Rolex 24 at Daytona win (2009); Two 12 Hours of Sebring wins (2005, 2014); Three Petit Le Mans wins (2005, 2007); Monterey Sports Car Championship win (2005); One FIA GT Festival Bahrain win; First victory in competition for Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid at 1000kms of Zhuhai, China (2010); First overall victory for Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid, VLN Masters, Nürburgring Nordschliefe (2011).

Major Sports Car Wins - Overall

VLN Masters; Nürburgring Nordschliefe (2011); U.S. Sports Car Invitational / Daytona Prototype (2007); Homestead– Miami Grand Prix / Daytona Prototype (2006); Virginia International / Daytona Prototype (2006).

Summary
Name
Patrick Long
Job Title
Pirelli World Challenge GT Overall Driver's Champion 2017