R.Ferri Motorsport and AIM Autosport announce GT effort in 2013: Max Papis and Jeff Segal to share driving duties in new Ferrari 458 Italia in Rolex GT series.
Pat Jennings, Grand-Am correspondent
AIM Autosport and R.Ferri Motorsport join forces for "Racing with Ferrari" in 2013. Driver lineup is now official for the AIM FXDD #61 and #69 Ferrari 458 Italia GT cars.
The two-time GT Champ begins 2013 with teammates Papis, Fisichella and Vilander; and AIM/R.Ferri partnership at Daytona International Speedway Roar Before the Rolex 24 testing
A sudden downpour at Road America led race officials to cancel Friday’s qualifying session and set the field for Saturday’s race by team points.
Ferrari’s first 2013 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series win is fourth for the 458 Italia, all with Segal.
No. 69 AIM/FXDD qualifies 10th and set to race with Assentato, Lazzaro, Longhi and recent addition Wilkins while No. 61 AIM/R.Ferri Ferrari qualifies 12th with Segal, Papis, Fisichella and Vilander
Assentato, Lazzaro, Longhi and Cosmo are in the No. 69 Ferrari F458; Segal and Papis to be joined by Fisichella and Vilander in the No. 61 Ferrari F458 for this year's round the clock event.
Two-time reigning GT Champ set for debut race this weekend with R.Ferri AIM Motorsport Racing with Ferrari
Mark Wilkins to join No. 69 AIM/FXDD Ferrari lineup with Assentato, Lazzaro, Longhi and Cosmo; No. 61 AIM/R.Ferri Ferrari debuts with Segal, Papis, Fisichella and Vilander