Alessandro Balzan

Alessandro Balzan

1980-10-17 (age 40)


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Scuderia Corsa ends two-year win drought with PLM victory

The 23rd edition of Petit Le Mans saw the WeatherTech Racing Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 488 score its first IMSA GT Daytona victory since conquering the same race two years earlier

WeatherTech Racing joins forces with Scuderia Corsa for IMSA in 2018

WeatherTech Racing will be joining forces with reigning IMSA GT Daytona champions Scuderia Corsa to campaign a Ferrari 488 GTE in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next season.

Daytona 24 Hours: Cadillacs dominate first practice

The all-new DPi Cadillacs topped the first practice session for the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, with Christian Fittipaldi setting the pace for Action Express Racing.

More podiums for Ferrari 488 at Laguna Seca

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 488 GTE scores finishes second in GT-LeMans, captures DEKRA Green Award

First podium for Ferrari’s 488 GTE at Grand Prix of Long Beach

Risi Competizione finishes third in IMSA SportsCar Championship race

Scuderia Corsa adds Balzan to GTLM lineup

Alessandro Balzan set for GTLM debut in Ferrari 488 GTE

Ferrari commemorates first Sebring victory with first win for 488 GT3

Scuderia Corsa claims narrow victory in GT-Daytona with the race debut of the new Ferrari 488 GT3

Fisichella to race selected Blancpain Endurance rounds with AF Corse

Ex-Formula 1 driver Giancarlo Fisichella is to make his debut in the Blancpain Endurance championship as part of AF Corse's expanded presence in the series.

Ferrari 488 GT3 ready for first U.S. test

Christina Nielsen, Alessandro Balzan and Jeff Segal are expected to drive the car in the Sebring test.

Ferrari first and second at Pirelli World Challenge finale

Alessandro Balzan leads start-to-finish at Laguna Seca and Olivier Beretta finishes second in World Challenge GT season championship.

Townsend Bell, Bill Sweedler sign with Scuderia Corsa for 2015

Duo plans to pursue TUDOR Championship GT-Daytona crown in the number 63 Ferrari.

Prototype Challenge added to 2015 Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix

Virginia International Raceway maintains spotlight on GT Le Mans and GT Daytona.

Villorba Corse increases the pace in the Blancpain Sprint Series

Alessandro Balzan and Filip Salaquarda bring home precious points while their Ferrari 458 is constantly among the fastest on track at Zolder in the sixth round of the championship.

Balzan and Salaquarda back at Zolder

Scuderia Villorba Corse and the sole Ferrari 458 of the championship ready for the penultimate round to be held on October 17-19 in Belgium.

Two championships in sight for Ferrari at Petit Le Mans

NAEC and TUDOR honors up for grabs at Road Atlanta.

Balzan, Westphal score a second-place finish at VIR

Balzan and Westphal score third podium of the season in TUDOR Championship race.

Ferrari, BMW take GT wins at VIR

Risi, Turner celebrate victories at a prototype-less outing.

Double race weekend for Scuderia Corsa

Ferraris will be on the grid at TUDOR Championship race in Virginia and Pirelli World Challenge race in Sonoma.

After Road America win, Risi Competizione returns to site of 2013 victory

Ferrari continues to lead GT-Daytona manufacturer championship.

Scuderia Corsa wins one type of race at Road America

Narrow victory in Team to Win promotion is lone highlight of challenging weekend.

Ferrari takes the TUDOR Challenge championship lead to Road America

So far a banner 60th anniversary year for Ferrari North America.

Scuderia Corsa kisses the Bricks at Indianapolis

Balzan and Westphal Score Second Win of the Year at Brickyard Grand Prix

Scuderia Corsa scores GTD win in Indianapolis

Scuderia Corsa brought its Ferrari to the front to claim its second win on the season.

Scuderia Corsa presses on to Indianapolis

Balzan, Westphal, and number 63 Ferrari are looking for success at the Brickyard.

Two dramatically different races for Scuderia Corsa

Canada brings frustration, while Road America brings podiums.

Two races, same weekend again for Scuderia Corsa

TUDOR Championship team will compete at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park while Ferrari Challenge team visits Road America.

Aquaplaning cost Salaquarda both races in Zandvoort

Filip Salaquarda: "Track conditions were very difficult under the rain and I did not have any chance to keep the car under control in the aquaplaning."

A rebound at Watkins Glen and victory in Mont Tremblant for Scuderia Corsa

At Watkins Glen, no. 63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia rebounds from two laps down to finish fifth.

Scuderia Corsa looking for second win of year at the 'Glen

What can the winners of the last round of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship accomplish this weekend at Watkins Glen?

Scuderia Corsa aiming to repeat Detroit success at Watkins Glen

Brandon Davis joins Alessandro Balzan and Jeff Westphal for Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen.

Taylor brothers take the IMSA TUDOR Championship race on Belle Isle

The TUDOR Championship race at Belle Isle today ended in spectacular fashion.

Balzan holds off late-race charge to give Ferrari victory at Detroit Belle Isle

Balzan, Westphal score GTD-Class win for Scuderia Corsa in Ferrari 458.

Ferrari tops the GT Daytona class in Detroit

Balzan, Westphal victorious for second time this season

Ferrari taking the championship points lead to Detroit

AIM Autosport Ferrari 458 Italia of Townsend Bell and Bill Sweedler at the top of GT-Daytona points

Two Scuderia Corsa Ferrari’s aiming for another Detroit podium

Balzan and Westphal look to repeat podium performance on Belle Isle, while Chris Cumming joins Kyle Marcelli in second Ferrari

Strong showing for pair of Scuderia Corsa Ferrari's at Laguna Seca

Jeff Westphal and Alessandro Balzan combine to finish seventh on home court

Home event for Scuderia Corsa sees Kyle Marcelli rejoin team

Marcelli will be partnered with Stefan Johansson this weekend in team's no. 64 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia, as Alessandro Balzan and Jeff Westphal aim for a strong race

Marcelli joins Scuderia Corsa for Laguna Seca

The Ferrari team finalizes their driver lineup for Mazda Laguna Seca this weekend.

Electrical problem ends competitive run for Scuderia Corsa at Sebring

After contending for lead in GT-Daytona, team's Ferrari 458 Italia ultimately finishes in 18th.

Porsche captures GTLM pole as Christensen Shines in qualifying for 12 Hours of Sebring

Saturday’s race serves as both the second round of the TUDOR Championship and the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup.

Bourdais puts Action Express on Sebring pole

After topping the time sheets in all four practice sessions, the Ford Rileys qualified sixth and ninth.

Stefan Johansson joins Scuderia Corsa driver lineup at Sebring

Johansson and Lorenzo Case' will partner with Alessandro Balzan and Jeff Westphal for 12 hour classic.

Scuderia Corsa bring all three entries to finish at Daytona

"I want to thank the crew for the outstanding job during this past weekend." - Team Principal Giacomo Mattioli

Scuderia Corsa after 9 hours of Rolex 24

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari #63 running top-3 through first 9 hours. Leads class over 50 laps.

Ferrari Motorsports – Rolex 24 at Daytona Saturday Evening Update

Matteo Malucelli awake and alert following incident with prototype piloted by Memo Gidley

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari sweeps front row in qualifying at Daytona

This marks the first time in eleven years that a team has taken the front row of the 24 Hours of Daytona.

Ferrari dominates front row for Rolex 24 at Daytona

Toni Vilander leads Ferrari contingent in GT-Daytona by qualifying no. 63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia on pole position; Daniel Serra qualifies second, sealing a Ferrari-only front row in GT-D field.

Motorsports veteran Stefan Johansson joins Scuderia Corsa Ferrari as sporting director

The Swedish born Stefan Johansson is also an accomplished painter and designer.

Motorsports veteran Stefan Johansson joins Scuderia Corsa Ferrari as Sporting Director

Giacomo Mattioli, team principal of the 2013 Grand-AM Rolex GT champion Scuderia Corsa racing team, has announced that legendary driver Stefan Johansson has joined the team as Sporting Director.

Championship defense for Ferrari begins at the Roar before the 24

Fresh from two consecutive GRAND-AM Rolex Series GT manufacturer’s championships, Ferrari was back on the historic banks of Daytona

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari announces 24 at Daytona driver lineup for #63, #64, #65 GTD

Team develops first voluntary carbon offset program for 2014 for TUSCC season.

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari announces driver lineup for the Daytona 24h

Team develops first voluntary carbon offset program for 2014 for TUSCC season.

Scuderia Corsa prepares for 2014 with two Ferrari 458 Italias

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari announces two entries for the inaugural USCC season. 2013 GT Champion Balzan returns in 2014.

Legge records fastest lap on final test day in Daytona

Due to the tire issues which saw two DPs getting airborne, IMSA and Continental Tire officials decided Wednesday morning to suspend testing for Prototypes.