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458 Takes Long 24 Hour Race in Spain

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014

Pole position, victory and the fastest race lap – for the Scuderia Praha, the 24 Hours of Barcelona, on September 6-7, was an undisputed success. With their 458 Italia GT3 (#4 -Písarík/Jirík/Malucelli/Kox), the team racked up a total of 653 laps of the 4.655 kilometers long Circuit read...

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8Star Motorsports Returns to 2014 FIA WEC

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014

The only American team in the championship, which will once again be working with Ferrari GT experts AF Corse on the operational management of the team, will be contesting the No.90 F458 Italia in the LMGTE Am category at all eight rounds including the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The driver line up will read...

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7 Ferrari 458 GT’s: 2014 FIA WEC Championship

Posted by on Feb 14, 2014

Ferrari and AF Corse will defend their LMGTE Pro world manufacturer and team titles with a pair of Ferrari 458 Italias, with 2013 champion Gianmaria Bruni in the first car and Davide Rigon in the second. The LMGTE Pro class will feature a 3rd Ferrari with a new entry from ELMS LMGTE Champions RAM Racing, the British team stepping up to the World Championship with a single Ferrari 458 Italia for Matt Griffin.   Eight entries have been received for the LMGTE Am category with four Ferraris, two Porsches and two Aston Martins.  AF Corse will run a pair of Ferrari 458s for Luis Perez Companc, the LMP2 race winning Argentine switching to GTs, and for Australian Stephen Wyatt.  2013 LMGTE Team Champion 8Star Motorsports is back to defend its title with its F458, with team principal and lead driver...

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Maranello Motorsport wins the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hours

Posted by on Feb 9, 2014

Maranello Motorsport wins the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hours after coming through an epic encounter at the legendary Mount Panorama and crossing the finish line only a few meters ahead of the Mercedes SLS in 2nd place. Craig Lowndes guided the Maranello Motorsport Ferrari 458 GT to the checkered flag read...

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AF CORSE Announces 2014 458 GT Plans

Posted by on Feb 9, 2014

AF CORSE, the 2012 Blancpain Endurance Series GT3 PRO AM Champions and last year’s runners-up in the same category, will again be a force to reckon with during the 2014 season. The Team run by Amato Ferrari will enter three cars in the Blancpain Endurance Series: one in the GT3 PRO AM category read...

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Ferrari 1st in GTD at the Daytona 24 Hours

Posted by on Jan 27, 2014

The first of this year’s major endurance races ended with a great win for the Ferrari 458 GT in the Daytona 24 Hours. The American Level 5 Motorsport team triumphed in the GTD class at the end of a race that was, to say the least, exciting. Car number 555 with Italy’s Alessandro Pier Guidi read...

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Good News After the Scare

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014

When there’s a serious accident on track, everything else becomes of secondary importance and the wellbeing of the drivers is the priority, especially for the team-mates. The accident which took place just coming up to the three hour mark and involved the prototype Corvette of Memo Gidley and read...

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