SONOMA, Calif. - Sebastian Landy (Great Falls, Va.) had a mixed weekend his first time racing at Sonoma Raceway with finishes of seventh and eighth (in class) at the penultimate round of the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama.
On Saturday morning Landy posted a qualifying time of 1:37.019 that had him starting on the fourth row for Saturday's race one in seventh. At the drop of the green he was able to move up a position in the early going. At quarter race distance he was side-by-side with the No. 3 Porsche of Trenton Estep when Landy was forced off into the grass in Turn 5. He was able to gather the No. 49 Forto Coffee Porsche back-up and finished race one in seventh.
TAVARES, Fla. - Sebastian Landy (Great Falls, Va.) is coming off of double race wins at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) three weeks ago and is looking to keep the string of top performances going as he heads to Sonoma Raceway for the penultimate round of the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama.
Landy is currently fourth in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge standings. The young driver will be running at the 2.5-mile, 12-turn rolling road course located at the gateway to wine country for the first time.
ALTON, Va. (August 27, 2017) - Sebastian Landy (Great Falls, Va.) swept the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama doubleheader at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) this weekend by winning both races.
Landy claims the 3.27-mile, 17-turn scenic road course in southwest Virginia as his home track and this weekend that claim led to two overall Platinum Cup victories in the No. 49 entry for Alex Job Racing and Forto Strong Coffee.
TAVARES, Fla. - Sebastian Landy (Great Falls, Va.) is taking podium momentum to the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge races to be held at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) this weekend, August 25-27.
Landy stood on the podium twice in the last round of the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge at Road America. Young Landy is looking to translate that success to another long rolling road course at VIR this weekend. The 3.27-mile, 17-turn track located just outside of Danville is very similar in terrain to Road America and VIR is Landy's home track.