Tag Archive: de Ferran Motorsports

Jan 27

Genoa Racing hires Ragan

As Crew Chief for Its ALMS LMPC campaign

Genoa Racing is pleased to announce that it has hired Steve Ragan as crew chief for its entry into the Le Mans Prototype Challenge (LMPC) division of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 15

Pagenaud joins Patron Highcroft for 2010 assault (+photos)

Star Frenchman teaming with Brabham in HPD factory prototype entry

After going head-to-head against Patrón Highcroft Racing the last two years, young French sports car star Simon Pagenaud will join the championship-winning squad alongside David Brabham for the 2010 American Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Speedfreaks welcome Gil de Ferran on Sunday night

Gil de Ferran will be the featured guest Sunday on SpeedFreaks, which airs at 10 p.m. ET Sunday night

De Ferran Motorsports owner and now-retired driver will discuss the 2009 American Le Mans Series season that saw the two-time CART champion and Indy 500 winner take five overall victories in their XM Acura ARX-02a, the most of any team in the championship, including the season finale two weeks ago at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

Gil de Ferran’s drives…(+photos)

The best of the best

Gil de Ferran’s illustrious career comes to an end this weekend with the four-hour Monterey Sports Car Championships presented by Patrón. De Ferran Motorsports’ team owner hopes to end his run on a high note with a victory at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, the site where he scored his first IndyCar victory in the 1995 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 03

A look at the Championship Chases (+photos)

In the twilight and darkness on the Pacific coast

Since 2004, the American Le Mans Series’ annual visit to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca means four hours of the world’s premier sports cars, teams and drivers racing into the twilight and darkness on the Pacific coast. It also draws a curtain to the championship chase, and this year is no different. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 05

Acura ready for rematch with the diesels

The question all of sports car racing wants to know is three weeks from having an answer

Just how will Acura’s two LMP1 entries fare in a rematch with Audi and Peugeot at Petit Le Mans powered by MAZDA6? The first and only time the three marques competed in the same class came at Sebring in March, an epic duel between Audi and Peugeot – the sport’s two diesel powers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 08

Fourth Mid-Ohio pole for de Ferran

Gil de Ferran is on the pole at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course…again

The former CART champion and Indianapolis 500 winner was the fastest qualifier for the second straight year for the Acura Sports Car Challenge in the de Ferran Motorsports entry. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 17

Pagenaud quickest in first Lime Rock practice

Simon is driving the team’s XM Acura ARX-02a

Simon Pagenaud has picked up where de Ferran Motorsports left off two months ago in the American Le Mans Series with the fastest lap in the opening practice session for the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix on Friday. The young Frenchman’s best time was a 47.858 (112.834 mph) around the 1.51-mile, 10-turn circuit at Lime Rock Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 15

ALMS: Anderson – In his own words

John Anderson, de Ferran Motorsports

It’s hard to imagine someone with John Anderson’s pedigree being a “new kid on the block.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 03

Long, Brabham and de Ferran on St-Petersburg

Three American Le Mans Series drivers who figure to be key players

In this weekend’s Acura Sports Car Challenge of St. Petersburg were part of Media Day on Thursday in downtown St. Petersburg. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 29

Dixon keeps de Ferran on top at Sebring (+photos)

On the third and final day of annual Winter test

Scott Dixon kept de Ferran Motorsports on top of the time sheets at Sebring International Raceway on Wednesday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 28

ALMS: Acura unveils LMP1 entry (+photo)

Acura launched the car that will campaign in the American Le Mans Series LMP1 category

For the first time during pre-season testing at Sebring. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 27

Pagenaud quickest on opening day at Sebring (+photos)

Simon Pagenaud capped the first day of the American Le Mans Series’ annual Winter Test

With the fastest time of the day for de Ferran Motorsports at Sebring International Raceway on Monday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 06

ALMS: De Ferran Motorsports on to LMP1

Gil de Ferran makes his debut

The 2008 American Le Mans Series season marked the beginning of a new era for former CART champion and Indianapolis 500 winner Gil de Ferran. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 20

ALMS: Indy 500 winner Dixon to join de Ferran

IndyCar champion-elect Scott Dixon could crown his season with success in the Petit Le Mans

After agreeing to join de Ferran Motorsports for the ALMS showpiece. Read the rest of this entry »

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