At Spa to write another piece of history
Thursday, 24 July 2014 · All News
SPA, July 24th – To reaffirm their winning ways and looking to repeat the great performances of 2013, six AF Corse Ferrari 458’s are ready for battle of the “24 Hours of Spa.” This is fourth and penultimate round in the Blancpain Endurance Series 2014, starting this Saturday afternoon, 26th July and ending Sunday afternoon.
GT Open, Hungaroring: Roda is leading the GTS standing, Sdanewitsch is first in the Gentleman classification. Podium for Cameron-Griffin and Flohr took the first position in race 1 among the Gentleman
Monday, 7 July 2014 · All News
Giorgio Roda is more and more leader in the GT Open International, GTS category. In the AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia #56, the young Italian driver – at his debut in the very hard continental competition – rules the championship’s GTS Driver standing with 42 points. From the first round onward, Roda has always finished with positive results. The latest demonstration of his potential arrived at the Hungaroring, fourth round of the championship (last weekend). Roda, together with Paolo Ruberti (fourth in the championship with 29 points) ended race 1 in second position, in the overall and GTS stading. In race 2, Roda-Ruberti were fourth.
The AF Corse Ferrari #51 won the “24 Hour of Le Mans” with Bruni, Fisichella and Vilander
Sunday, 15 June 2014 · All News
LE MANS, June 15th – Gianmaria Bruni, Toni Vilander and Giancarlo Fisichella won the “24 Hour of Le Mans”, LMGTE Pro category. In their Ferrari #51 lined up for AF Corse – the only one Italian team in the endurance race par excellence – the three drivers repeated their 2012 achievement, outclassing the opposition.
Starting from pole position, Bruni, Vilander and Fisichella fought since the very beginning for the top positions. In the night, the AF Corse Ferrari #51 moved into a solid lead maintaining it from then on. At the end of the race, the were two race ahead (the second was the Corvette #73).
A great day was completed by third position in the LMGTE Am category thanks to Luis Perez Companc, Marco Cioci and Mirko Venturi in their AF Corse Ferrari #61. The competion was very tight and they proved to be very competitive and fast.
New podiums for the AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italias in the GT Open International
Monday, 9 June 2014 · All News
PORTIMAO, June 9th – The AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italias took new podiums in the GTS category of the International GT Open. At Portimao, second round of the championship, Claudio Sdanewitsch and Michele Rugolo won race 2 in their Ferrari 458 Italia #55. In fourth position, the teammates Cedric Sbirrazzuoli and Adrian De Leener in the Ferrari 458 Italia #57. Giorgio Roda and Paolo Ruberti in the Ferrari #56 gained a new podium in race 1: thanks a great perfomance, they took the chequered flag in third position.
Following victory and two podiums in the opening race of the Championship, also at Portimao the AF Corse Ferrari did again excellent results and showing to be always among the points of reference in the championship.
The AF Corse Ferraris ready for Le Mans
Saturday, 31 May 2014 · All News
In 14 days, the mythical “24 Hour of Le Mans,” 2014 edition, will begin. The first steps of the third round in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) start with the test day, scheduled on Sunday, June 1st.
The AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italias, in both the LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am categories, are ready for the challenge and aiming straight for the podium as they have done for the past two years, laureates in both categories for the cars and drivers of the Italian team (2012: Bruni-Fisichella-Vilander win the LMGTE Pro. 2013: Perazzini- Casè-O’Young and Gerber-Cioci-Griffin, second and third respectively in LMGTE Am).