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Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Takes Spa Podium Finish

Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Takes Spa Podium Finish

SPA, Belgium (May 7th, 2017) – Courtesy of Ford Performance – The GTE Pro cars came in two-by-two at the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium today. This time it was Ferrari that took the win and second place, closely followed by two Ford GTs in third and fourth, then two Porsches and two Aston Martins. It was the No. 66 Ford GT crew of Stefan Mücke (GER), Olivier Pla (FRA) and Billy Johnson (US) that stood on the podium after six hours of hard racing.  After starting the race in second place they looked like strong contenders...

Ford Aiming High for FIA WEC at Spa

Ford Aiming High for FIA WEC at Spa

GREATWORTH, UK (April 28th, 2017) – Courtesy of Ford Performance – The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team travels to Spa, Belgium, next week for the second round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship, leading both the Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ World Championships following a season-opening victory for the #67 Ford GT and fourth-place finish for the #66 Ford GT at Silverstone, UK. The Ford team is aiming to maintain its momentum as all of the teams start to turn their attention to the Le Mans 24 Hours race just over a month...

Ford GT Wins First Race of WEC Season

Ford GT Wins First Race of WEC Season

SILVERSTONE, UK (April 17, 2017) – Courtesy of Ford Performance – The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team has dealt the first blow in the battle for the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship by taking victory at Silverstone. Briton Harry Tincknell was first past the chequered flag in the No. 67 Ford GT at the season opener, sealing the first win of the year.  The sister No. 66 Ford GT was in contention for the win until a safety car period in the second half of the race switched the order. They fought back hard but the trio of Mücke, Pla and...

Maxwell, Buford Earn Ford’s 50th CTSC Win

Maxwell, Buford Earn Ford’s 50th CTSC Win

SEBRING, Fla (March 19th, 2017) – Courtesy of Ford Performance – The Ford Mustang GT4 has earned its first checkered flag, just one race after its debut, as Scott Maxwell carried the No. 60 NanoProMT/Ford Performance Ford Mustang GT4 to the win with a commanding drive for KohR Motorsports at Sebring International Raceway. Maxwell drove the second half of the race after his teammate Jade Buford started on pole.  It marked Ford’s 50th win in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series and first for KohR Motorsports with Ford. “The...

Ford Chip Ganassi Racing to Field Three Cars for Sebring

Ford Chip Ganassi Racing to Field Three Cars for Sebring

SEBRING, Florida (March 1st, 2017) – Courtesy of Ford Performance – Ford Chip Ganassi Racing will send three Ford GTs to the 12 Hours of Sebring March 18, 2017 as the team attempts to sweep three of the most legendary endurance sports car races in the world within nine months. It’s also a chance to continue the valuable face-to-face, cross-development the drivers and crew enjoyed at the Rolex 24 At Daytona that ultimately benefits Ford’s effort at the Le Mans 24 Hours. “We wish we could send all four cars like we did at the Rolex...