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Multimatic Mustang GT4s to Run “Throwback” Liveries in Daytona; Ford NASCAR Development Drivers Return in 2019

Multimatic Mustang GT4s to Run “Throwback” Liveries in Daytona; Ford NASCAR Development Drivers Return in 2019

DEARBORN, Mi. (January 18th, 2019) ― Courtesy Ford Performance ― Multimatic Motorsports’ two Mustang GT4 entries in the MICHELIN Pilot Challenge series event  will run Motorcraft “throwback’ paint schemes to honor the Roush Racing IMSA Mustang GTO entries of the mid-1980s, kicking off of IMSA’s 50th anniversary season at Daytona International Speedway on Jan. 25. NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers Chase Briscoe, Austin Cindric, Ty Majeski and Cole Custer return to Daytona to drive the entries as part of Ford’s Driver Development...

Sébastien Metz joins Multimatic as Motorsports Business Director

Sébastien Metz joins Multimatic as Motorsports Business Director

THETFORD, UK (January 1st, 2019) ― Multimatic Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Sébastien Metz to the newly-created role of Motorsports Business Director. As Multimatic continues to grow globally, the need arose for someone to take control of the company’s customer motorsport projects, which include the current Mazda DPi programme, Mustang GT4 and other yet-to-be-announced activities. Sébastien joins Multimatic from Onroak Automotive – Ligier, where as Managing Director of its Le Mans site, he was responsible for the...

Multimatic Mustangs to race in British GT

Multimatic Mustangs to race in British GT

GREATWORTH PARK, UK (December 11th, 2018) ― Multimatic Motorsports, the team behind the Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GTs that compete in the FIA World Endurance Championship, has entered a pair of GT4 Mustangs in the 2019 British GT Championship. The Multimatic-developed and built Mustang GT4 earned Ford the manufacturer’s title in this year’s IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and so the time is right to take on one of the toughest GT4 challenges in Europe. Multimatic Vice-President Larry Holt said: “British GT is a fantastic...

Ford Earns IMSA WeatherTech Manufacturer’s Title

Ford Earns IMSA WeatherTech Manufacturer’s Title

BRASELTON, Ga. (October 13th, 2018) ― Courtesy Ford Performance ― Ford claimed the IMSA WeatherTech manufacturer’s championship for GTLM at Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta on Saturday, the first season title for the Ford GT. Ford Chip Ganassi Racing (Ford CGR) earned five wins this year to clinch the title for the Blue Oval in the Ford GT’s third full year of competition. “Winning the GTLM Manufacturer’s Championship is a true testament to how well this Ford GT program has developed in our third year,” said Mark Rushbrook,...

Ford Earns Manufacturer’s Title in IMSA CTSC Grand Sport

Ford Earns Manufacturer’s Title in IMSA CTSC Grand Sport

BRASELTON, Ga. (October 12th, 2018) ― Courtesy Ford Performance ― Ford earned the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Grand Sport (GS) manufacturer’s title on Friday at Road Atlanta behind the strength of the Ford Mustang GT4 and a stellar season for its customer teams. Ford customer teams KohR Motorsports, VOLT Lighting, AWA and Multimatic Motorsports shared five wins and ten podiums amongst them in 2018. Ford and the Ford Mustang brand led the manufacturers’ win list in the GS category for the third year in a row, thanks to the...