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.
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.
Juan Pablo Montoya fastest in opening Sprint Cup practice.
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
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
No. 69 AIM/FXDD Ferrari ninth fastest as debuting No. 61 AIM/R.Ferri Ferrari improves in every session
Two-time and reigning GT champ set for first success with new teammate Max Papis in the AIM/R.Ferri Ferrari in Saturday’s GRAND-AM of The Americas.