Ryan Briscoe1981-09-24 (age 38)
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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.
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.
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.
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 Performance has stepped up preparation for the Ford GT demo run at Bathurst with a dedicated simulator test session for Ryan Briscoe.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
The Action Express Cadillac squad set the pace in final practice for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas.
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.
Max Angelelli gave Wayne Taylor Racing the fastest time in Thursday night practice ahead of the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.