Ryan Briscoe

Ryan Briscoe

1981-09-24 (age 39)


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WEC reveals 2021 entry, Glickenhaus names first drivers
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WEC reveals 2021 entry, Glickenhaus names first drivers

Glickenhaus has named Ryan Briscoe and Gustavo Menezes as drivers for its two Le Mans Hypercars on the expanded 33-car entry list for the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship season.

Briscoe, Jones join Scuderia Corsa for Rolex 24

Former IndyCar racers Ryan Briscoe and Ed Jones will join the Scuderia Corsa team for an assault on the GT Daytona ranks in the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January.

Cadillac aces aim to retain marque’s Daytona glory run

After dominating the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona results in recent years, Cadillac drivers are aiming to attack from the start of this weekend’s WeatherTech 240, IMSA’s first mid-summer sprint race at Daytona in 11 years.

Dixon rejoins WTR for Petit Le Mans, Sebring 12 Hours

Wayne Taylor Racing has announced that Scott Dixon, one of its winning drivers in this year’s Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, will return to the team for the final two rounds of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Rolex 24: Wayne Taylor Racing Cadillac wins again

Ryan Briscoe, Renger van der Zande, Scott Dixon and Kamui Kobayashi have scored the third Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona win for Wayne Taylor Racing’s Cadillac DPi-V.R in four years, while BMW won the GTLM class for a second straight year.

Cadillac racers sure they can defend marque’s Rolex 24 legacy

Drivers from across all three Cadillac teams are convinced they can defeat the Acuras and Mazdas in this weekend’s 58th running of the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.

Briscoe, Dixon added to 2020 WTR IMSA lineup

Ryan Briscoe and Scott Dixon have been named as part of Wayne Taylor Racing's line-up for the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.

Ford IMSA outcasts in the frame for WTR drives

Wayne Taylor Racing has revealed Ford outcasts Ryan Briscoe and Richard Westbrook are contenders to join the team for the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.

Ford GT key players reveal favorite memories as program ends

Some of the main players from Chip Ganassi Racing’s Ford GT program share their best moments from the four-year campaign that will wind down this weekend at Petit Le Mans.

Briscoe: Settling for second at Sebring didn’t cross my mind

Ford GT driver Ryan Briscoe says his spin on the penultimate lap of last Saturday’s Sebring 12 Hours was a result of his determination to beat the #911 Porsche to the GT Le Mans class victory, and the need slice through GT Daytona traffic.

Ford’s Daytona victory loss a “kick in the teeth”

Richard Westbrook, part of the Ford GT crew that overcame a five lap deficit to lead the GT Le Mans class in the closing stages of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, has described missing out on the win as “really, really tough to take.”

Ford GT to race Falcon and Mustang at Bathurst

Ford's will pit its Le Mans-winning GT against a Falcon Supercar and a GT4-spec Mustang at the Bathurst 1000 this week.

Briscoe keen on competitive Bathurst return

Ryan Briscoe says he'd love to return to Mount Panorama in a competitive capacity, and that both the Bathurst 12 Hour and Bathurst 1000 are options for the future.

Ford undergoes early Bathurst test with GT simulator

Ford Performance has stepped up preparation for the Ford GT demo run at Bathurst with a dedicated simulator test session for Ryan Briscoe.

Ford GT set for Bathurst 1000 laps

Ford's Le Mans-winning GT will turn laps of the Mount Panorama circuit during this year's Bathurst 1000 weekend.

GTLM title war swings to Corvette after “terrible” Ford VIR result

Erstwhile IMSA GT Le Mans championship leader Ryan Briscoe admits Sunday’s result at Virginia International Raceway was “terrible” for his #67 Ford entry – as it allowed Corvette to take the points lead.

VIR IMSA: Garcia leads second practice for Corvette

Chevrolet’s Antonio Garcia led the second IMSA Weathertech SportsCar Championship practice session at Virginia International Raceway on Friday, lapping over half a second clear of his rivals.

Ford’s GT winning streak “a hell of a ride”, says Westbrook

Ford’s latest victory in the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship’s GTLM class was hailed as “incredible” by Richard Westbrook – who took the lead of the championship along with co-driver Ryan Briscoe at Road America on Sunday.

Ganassi aims for win 200 at Rolex 24

Victory at this year’s Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona – an event Chip Ganassi Racing has won in both Prototype and GT Le Mans class – will mark the 200th win for the squad since it was founded in 1990.

Road America IMSA: Taylor sweeps to pole, Ford on top in GT

Ricky and Jordan Taylor will start this weekend’s WeatherTech Sportscar Championship race at Road America from pole position for Cadillac, outpacing the rest of the field by over a second.

Ford: “Unbelievable” lack of cautions ruined Lime Rock strategy

The Chip Ganassi-run Ford GT squad says its chances in Saturday’s GT-only IMSA race at Lime Rock Park were undone as its attempted one-stop fuel strategy required some laps under caution in the 266-mile event.

Lime Rock IMSA: Werner and Pilet lead dominant Porsche 1-2

Dirk Werner and Patrick Pilet won a caution-free, GT-only round of the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship at tight and twisty Lime Rock Park, heading a Porsche 1-2.

Ford not happy with Le Mans qualifying pace

Ford Performance’s global director Dave Pericak has described the speed of the Ford GTs during qualifying for the 85th Le Mans 24 Hours as “disappointing.”

Sebring 12h: Jani’s Rebellion Oreca beats Cadillacs to pole

Porsche’s World Endurance champion Neel Jani edged Action Express Racing’s Cadillacs to take pole position for the 65th running of the Twelve Hours of Sebring, as Christian Fittipaldi ran out of fuel on his final flying lap.

Ford ready for the “bumps and holes” of Sebring

Ford GT Chip Ganassi Racing driver Stefan Mucke says he’s prepared for the racetrack that he once mistook for a service road for emergency vehicles.

Daytona 24 Hours: Wayne Taylor Racing Cadillac tops night practice

Max Angelelli gave Wayne Taylor Racing the fastest time in Thursday night practice ahead of the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.

Ford GT job not done yet, says Pericak

Despite winning last year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, Dave Pericak, Ford Performance’s global director says he is targeting championships with the Ford GT in its sophomore season.

DragonSpeed ends Roar Before The 24 on top

Ben Hanley set the quickest time at the Roar Before the 24, lapping the Daytona International Speedway road course in DragonSpeed’s Oreca-Gibson a mere 0.02sec faster than the fastest Mazda.

Corvette scores 1-2 as Ferrari falters

Tommy Milner and Oliver Gavin led a Corvette Racing 1-2 in GT Le Mans at Lime Rock, as Magnus Racing captured GT Daytona and Starworks took the Prototype Challenge category and the overall win.

Ford GT “won on racecraft,” not performance breaks, says Ganassi chief

Chip Ganassi Racing team director Mike Hull says Balance of Performance changes is part of life in sportscar racing – but says the system opens up an unnecessary world of complication.

Ford GT earns third straight GTLM win with Briscoe, Westbrook

Even with BoP changes ahead of this weekend's race at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park, Ford could not be denied.

Pla sets record pace for Shank at Watkins Glen

All four IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar classes set unofficial record-breaking laps in practice for this weekend’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen.

Ford crew on Le Mans GT win: “We’ll go down in history”

Joey Hand says that he and the other drivers responsible for delivering Ford a historic class win in the Le Mans 24 Hours will “go down in history” for their achievements.

Ford wins Le Mans!

#68 Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT of Sébastien Bourdais, Joey Hand and Dirk Müller takes victory in LM GTE Pro category

Corvette’s Magnussen accuses Ford of sandbagging to gain performance

Corvette Racing driver Jan Magnussen believes that Le Mans 24 Hours rival Ford has been sandbagging ahead of the French sportscar classic to gain as much as possible from the Balance of Performance rules.

Ford GT scores first victory, as Shank Ligier earns Prototype win

Michael Shank Racing shook off its bad luck with a comprehensive win at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, while a Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT took the GTLM laurels through a combination of pace and fuel economy.

Dixon, Bourdais, Tincknell added to Ford Le Mans line-up

Ford Chip Ganassi Racing has revealed its driver line-ups for the Le Mans 24 Hours, with IndyCar stars Scott Dixon and Sebastien Bourdais confirmed along with Harry Tincknell and Billy Johnson.

Ford will take Daytona lessons and attack Le Mans, says Westbrook

Ford’s return to international sportscar racing as a factory team at Daytona’s Rolex 24 was a troubled affair, as expected, but both cars made the finish.

Herta “90 percent likely” to re-sign Chaves

Bryan Herta has said he is planning to retain Gabby Chaves for a second season, and will keep BHA as a one-car team – with the possible exception of Indy.

IndyCar young guns and veterans for hire

With far more drivers than seats left available, David Malsher checks out the best of those on the subs bench.

Top 10 photos of 2015

Another racing season comes to a close. 2015 was truly a remarkable year for photos and although it was a real pleasure looking back at all the fantastic images from the past year, it was a tough process getting the number down to the very best 10 captures.

Ford GT: Introducing Ryan Briscoe – video

Ryan Briscoe will pilot the No. 67 Ford GT with co-driver Richard Westbrook

Ganassi officially names full-season Ford GT drivers

Chip Ganassi has officially announced which four drivers will pilot their two Ford GT entries for full-time in 2016.

Westbrook, Briscoe, Bourdais join Ganassi’s Ford GT line-up

Motorsport.com has learned that Richard Westbrook and Ryan Briscoe will join Joey Hand as Ganassi Ford GT full-timers, while Sebastien Bourdais comes on board as a part-time driver.

Seven Indy Lights drivers to receive valuable Indy Car test time at Sonoma

Indy Lights is the third and final step on the Mazda Road to Indy driver and team development ladder.

Newgarden earns first career IndyCar pole at Milwaukee

Josef Newgarden will lead the field to the green flag for the 12th race of the 2015 IndyCar season.

A different mentality: Pack racing in NASCAR vs. IndyCar

Between Fontana and Daytona, we saw a very different reaction from the NASCAR and IndyCar communities in regards to pack racing.

From the sidelines to the front lines

Justin Wilson and Ryan Briscoe didn't have IndyCar rides at the start of 2015, but will now run the final five events of the season.

Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-07-01

Your weekly dose of top 10 photos from around the world, shot by the award-winning Motorsport.com photographers.

Is it acceptable to risk drivers’ lives to build an audience?

There's been plenty written about Saturday's IndyCar race at Fontana, but what about the big ethical question over increasing the risk for a sport's competitors to increase the ratings?

Briscoe leads opening Fontana practice for Honda

Ryan Briscoe's 217.451mph lap was enough to put the Schmidt-Peterson Honda at the top of the charts for the first practice session.

Briscoe: We can fight for Le Mans victory

Ryan Briscoe undertakes his first Le Mans in the LMGTE Pro class this weekend, and believes that he and Corvette have a good chance of fighting for victory.

Ups and downs for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports at 2015 Indy 500

Ryan Briscoe, filling in for the injured James Hinchcliffe, drove an impressive race, advancing 19 spots to finish in twelfth place.

Unlikely circumstances put Briscoe in position to make racing history

Ryan Briscoe could be the only driver since A.J. Foyt to win the triple crown of sports car races and the Indy 500, should things go his way in the next month.

Ryan Briscoe to replace injured Hinchcliffe in Indy 500

Australian racer Ryan Briscoe will pilot the No. 5 Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda in this weekend's Indianapolis 500.

Magnussen ready for Long Beach street fight

Danish ace aims to go back-to-back at Long Beach and three in a row in 2015.

BMW Team RLL misses out on podium in Sebring

BMW Z4 GTLMs finish fourth and eighth at 63rd Twelve Hours of Sebring.