Tag Archive: Ganassi Racing

Oct 08

Ganassi Racing shakes down new Ford GT at Daytona

CGR tested side-by-side with Multimatic Motorsports

Only hours after the champions’ watches were handed out at the TUDOR Night of Champions, bringing down the curtain on the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGR) brought its new Ford GT to Daytona International Speedway for the first time to continue testing for the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

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Jan 09

Roar Before the Rolex 24, Day One

All-Star Ganassi Racing lineup ondisplay with fastest practice speeds

Roar Before the 24 Once again, the Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates organization is among the favorites to win the Rolex 24 At Daytona, with a high-profile two-car team featuring stars from IMSA, IndyCar and NASCAR. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 03

Roar Before The Rolex 24 Three-Day test kicks off

Ganassi Racing unveils star-studded driver lineup

2011-02-18_0647 The pursuit for a coveted Rolex watch hit high gear on Friday as the Roar Before The Rolex 24 test kicked off at Daytona International Speedway.

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Feb 03

New addition to Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame featured in display at the CME

The Mazda stage will be a hive of activity at the Canadian Motorsports Expo

Mazda B-Spec car (Medium) Daytona Prototype in AIM liveryThe Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame will feature the latest addition to the Hall’s collection at its display during the Canadian Motorsports Expo. The three-day show runs February 10, 11 & 12 at the International Centre, adjacent to Toronto’s Pearson Airport.

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May 29

Tagliani retires at the Indy 500

Dan Wheldon wins the Indianapolis 500

Alex Tagliani & Dixon Indy 500 LRIndy 500 logoStarting from the pole for the 100th Anniversary Indianapolis 500, Alex Tagliani kept in touch with the leaders during the first half of the 200-lap race before encountering high engine oil temperature problems. The Sam Schmidt Motorsports driver had an excellent race start, leading 20 of the first 34 laps, a stint he shared with Ganassi Racing driver Scott Dixon. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 03

Alex Tagliani closes the FAZZT Race Team inaugural IndyCar season

In 13th place in the standings

Starting 19th on the grid, FAZZT Race Team driver Alex Tagliani finished 14th in Saturday night’s 2010 IZOD IndyCar Series finale at the Florida 2.414-km Homestead-Miami Speedway oval track to close the inaugural season of the FAZZT Race Team in 13th place overall in the driver standings. FAZZT played a strategy game in the race when they did not pit during a caution at the halfway point while the leaders did. Read the rest of this entry »


May 01

Briscoe ends Power domination in qualifying (+grid, + photos, + team reports)

Tagliani qualifies fifth in Kansas

A hailstorm followed by heavy rain delayed practice at Kansas Speedway and cars did not get underway for the sole practice until 15:30 pm, Eastern time. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 24

Ganassi’s preparation…(+photo)

Can it lead to fourth consecutive Rolex 24 At Daytona victory?
The months of preparation are over, and now a wide-open battle is expected when the green flag waves at 3:30 p.m. Saturday for the 47th running of America’s premier sports car race, the Rolex 24 At Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 05

Montoya seeking his second consecutive victory in Daytona

“I’m pretty excited, because the car is pretty quick” – Montoya

“It’s probably a little easier to driver around here, so we’ll have to wait and see what happens.” Read the rest of this entry »