The AF Corse Ferrari 458’s are ready for Spa and its six-hour race.
SPA – Following three podium finishes at Silverstone, opening race in the FIA World Endurance
Championship (WEC) 2015, the AF Corse Ferrari 458’s are ready for Spa and its six-hour race.
GTE Pro category
The reigning champions among the GTE Pro drivers, Gianmaria Bruni and Toni Vilander, take on this new challenge from the first position in their classification (25 points) thanks to the victory in the “6 Hours of Silverstone”. Bruni e Vilander will race in the AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia #51.
The third spot in GTE Pro Drivers standing (15 points) - gained with the same position in the first race
of the WEC – strengthens the ambitions for the championship of Davide Rigon and James Calado in the
Ferrari 458 Italia #71; in 2014, the duo gained five podium finis hes out of eight races of the WEC.
GTE Am category
Francois Perrodo, Emmanuel Collard and Rui Aguas started their story in the FIA
WEC with the second step of the podium at Silverstone. At Spa, in the 458 Italia #83, the trio want
another great perfomance aiming for the top positions in the GTE Am (actually, they are second in the
championship with 18 points).
In the AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia #55, Duncan Cameron, Matt Griffin and Alexander Mortimer will debut
in the FIA WEC.
On the eve of the second round, Ferrari has the head of the GT Manufactures Championship with 40
points; AF Corse is first among the GTE Pro Team (25 points) and second in the GTE Am Team
The race will start at 2.30 pm, Saturday May 2nd.