Ben Keating
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Ben Keating

1971-08-18 (age 50)
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Keating moves to TF Sport Aston Martin for 2021 WEC season

Ben Keating has joined the TF Sport Aston Martin team for his second full season in the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2021.

Keating rejoins PR1, takes on double duty for Rolex 24

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports has revealed its driver line-up for January's Rolex 24 at Daytona, which confirms that Ben Keating will be taking on double duty in the race for a second year in a row.

Lexus tops Roar GTD qualifying, Keating stuns in LMP2

Ben Keating earned fastest time in LMP2 for PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports in Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona qualifying, while the AIM Vasser Sullivan Lexus RC F of Frankie Montecalvo headed the GT Daytona class.

PR1/Mathiasen down to single Rolex 24 entry

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports will only field one of its two Oreca 07-Gibson entries in this month's Rolex 24 at Daytona, the team has confirmed.

Keating to contest Rolex 24 in two different classes

Ben Keating has revealed he will race in this month's Rolex 24 at Daytona in both the GT Daytona and LMP2 classes.

"Heroic" Keating to thank for Project 1 Bahrain win

A "heroic" triple stint from Ben Keating was the basis for Project 1 Racing's FIA World Endurance Championship victory in Bahrain, says Jeroen Bleekemolen.

Keating Porsche thrown out of Fuji qualifying

The Project 1 Porsche driven by Ben Keating and Felipe Fraga has been stripped of its class pole position for this weekend's Fuji FIA World Endurance Championship round.

Keating, Bleekemolen, Fraga to form Project 1 WEC line-up

Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and Felipe Fraga will team up for a full season in the FIA World Endurance Championship with the Project 1 Porsche team.

Keating explains win-losing tech error, vows Le Mans return

Ben Keating, owner/driver at Keating Motorsports, has described how his privateer Ford GT fell foul of post-race scrutineering in the Le Mans 24 Hours and thereby lost a brilliant triumph in the GTE Am class.

Bill Ford reacts to Keating's Le Mans disqualification

Ford executive chairman Bill Ford has expressed disappointment at the decision to disqualify Keating Motorsports' winning GTE Am entry from last weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Keating Ford loses Le Mans GTE Am class win

The Keating Motorsports squad that took GTE Am victory with a privateer Ford GT in the Le Mans 24 Hours has been disqualified.

The 10 star drivers of the 2019 Rolex 24 at Daytona

Following the 57th Rolex 24 Hours that saw 47 cars embroiled in torrid battles with each other, the elements and misfortune, it’s difficult to pick just 10 standout drivers from the 180-plus participants. Difficult, but not impossible…

Risi Ferrari teams up with Keating for Le Mans entry

Three-time Le Mans 24 Hours class winner Risi Competizione will return to the French enduro this year in the GTE Am ranks.

24H COTA USA: Herberth Motorsport crowned 2017 champions

Daniel Allemann, Alfred Renauer, Robert Renauer and Herberth Motorsport are the inaugural Champions of the Continents

Black Falcon takes pole position for the first ever 24H COTA USA

The first 14 hours of the inaugural Championship of the Continents are held from 09.00 till 23.00 hrs on Saturday

AMG GT3 Customer Sports entries complete successful Roar Before Rolex 24 at Daytona

Mercedes-AMG GT3 teams log more than 2,000 miles in preparation for Rolex 24 debut

AMG-Team Riley completes Rolex 24 lineup

Mario Farnbacher and Adam Christodoulou will join Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen in the #33 Mercedes-AMG GT3 for next month’s 55th Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona.

Viper Exchange ends Dodge Viper IMSA racing career with a victory from the pole at Petit Le Mans

Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and Marc Miller race No. 33 Gas Monkey Garage Dodge Viper GT3-R to win in Viper’s swan song

Viper Exchange determined to retire Dodge Viper a winner at Petit Le Mans

No. 33 Viper GT3-R set for Dodge Viper swan song after decades of winning success with Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and Marc Miller

Corvette scores 1-2 as Ferrari falters

Tommy Milner and Oliver Gavin led a Corvette Racing 1-2 in GT Le Mans at Lime Rock, as Magnus Racing captured GT Daytona and Starworks took the Prototype Challenge category and the overall win.

Viper Exchange looking for second-straight Canadian Tire Motorsport Park GTD victory

No. 33 Gas Monkey Garage Viper GT3-R Team returns to site of first win

Viper Exchange overcomes performance gap to finish fourth in The Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

Top Team strategy and great driving by Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen keep No. 33 Gas Monkey Garage Dodge Viper GT3-R in the hunt.

Keating and Bleekemolen racing for second-straight win Sunday in No. 33 Viper GT3-R rides momentum of Motown victory to the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

Murphy Prototypes at Le Mans 2016: the Pluck of the Irish

The Murphy Prototypes Nissan-powered Oreca 03 open-topped LMP2 prototype was driven by three drivers who already race together regularly with SRT Viper GT3 in the USA.

Keating enjoying transition from Viper to LM P2 car

For Le Mans this weekend, Ben Keating is stepping into the LM P2 ranks, sharing the No. 48 Murphy Prototypes Nissan ORECA 03R with Jeroen Bleekemolen and Marc Goossens.

Viper drivers revel in Detroit victory

Ben Keating has described yesterday’s GT Daytona-class victory for the Riley Motorsports-run #33 Dodge Viper in Detroit as a “huge deal” since it came in the car’s birthplace.

No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R back home to Detroit this weekend

Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen looking for Viper home-turf success in Saturday’s Sports Car Classic on Belle Isle in Detroit.

Solid IMSA representation on 60-entry list for 24 Hours of Le Mans

The United States leads the entry list for the prestigious endurance race on June 18-19 with 12 cars, 10 of which compete in the WeatherTech Championship.

Perfect pit stop propels No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R to sixth-place finish at Laguna Seca

Hard Work in the paddock and the pits gives Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen best 2016 finish in Monterey Grand Prix

Viper Exchange shooting for the podium and championship points at Laguna Seca

Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and the No. 33 Gas Monkey Garage Dodge Viper GT3-R Riley Motorsports Team primed for Laguna Seca success.

Murphy names Keating, Bleekemolen and Goossens as Le Mans lineup

Murphy Prototypes has confirmed Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and Marc Goosens as its drivers for the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours.

Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R finishes third in the 24 Hours of Daytona

No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R also hits the Top 10 in Daytona Opener

Riley Motorsports to defend their Rolex 24 at Daytona GTD victory in No. 93 Dodge Viper GT3-R

Ben Keating and Trans Am TA2 Champion Gar Robinson initial driver pairing confirmed for No. 93 Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R

Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen return with Riley Motorsports in No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R

Leading 2015 GT Daytona class race winners focused on capturing 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship title.

Soggy Petit takes dripping-wet green flag

Ben Keating the first victim of the soaked track.

Porsche, BMW, Corvette teams ready for battle at Petit Le Mans

Christina Nielsen looks to become first female champion.

Keating, Bleekemolen and Viper Exchange score repeat win Saturday at Circuit of The Americas

Come-from-behind victory second-in-a-row in Texas for and third-straight at COTA for Keating

Redemption for Ford and Ganassi Racing with IMSA Lone Star Le Mans win

Winless for the season, dominant victory by Pruett and Hand looked like the No. 01 of old.

Defending championship Keating and Bleekemolen return to Texas with the Viper GT3-R

No. 33 Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R team looks for second-straight home Circuit of The Americas Win Saturday

Keating and Bleekemolen race No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R to Road America victory

First 2015 win in the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase continues strong second half of IMSA TUDOR Championship season.

One-two Prototype finish for Action Express team at Road America

Porsche North America dominates GT Le Mans in TUDOR Championship race.

Ben Keating qualifies second at Road America after another pole battle in No. 33 Viper GT3-R

Second-straight IMSA-best qualifying effort has Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen well positioned for today’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase.

Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R Team rolls to Road America after first 2015 podium finish

Lime Rock runner-up placing has Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen primed for more second-half success heading into Sunday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase

Kimber-Smith, Guasch win a strange one at Lime Rock

Even the GT Daytona winner barely made it to the starting grid.

Simpson dodges rain to qualify on the Lime Rock pole

Prototype Challenge and GT Daytona the featured TUDOR Championship classes.

Riley Motorsports Viper GT3-R makes Lime Rock Park debut this weekend

Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemolen determined for success in No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R in second half of IMSA TUDOR Championship Season.

Another last-to-first victory for the Viper GT3-R at The Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

Marc Goossens, Al Carter and Cameron Lawrence race the No. 93 Viper GT3-R to second major Endurance victory of 2015.

Riley Motorsports return to two car Viper GT3-R Team for the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

Tequila Patrón NAEC leaders unveil new livery continuing passion and popularity of patriotic 24 Hours Of Le Mans campaign.

Keating and his Viper team ready to erase Le Mans letdown

Two-car effort for the Sahlen's Six Hours Of The Glen in New York.

U.S. drivers, teams make a mark at Le Mans

Corvette Racing's eighth win came under tough circumstances.

Viper drivers finally get some dry laps on Circuit de la Sarthe

Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and Marc Miller meet night laps requirement in opening 24 Hours of Le Mans qualifying.

Dodge Viper team ready for 24 Hours of Le Mans

Keating, Bleekemolen and Miller reunited with Riley Motorports.

Keating and Bleekemolen shift focus to 24 Hours of Le Mans after frustrating Detroit Grand Prix

Contact knocks No. 33 Viper GT3-R from contention in Detroit after early competitive pace.

Saturday TUDOR Challenge notebook: Keating and crew's busy weekend

Viper team heading to Le Mans for practice after Detroit race.

Ben Keating begins worldwide weekend with career-best qualifying effort in Detroit

Keating and No. 33 Dodge Viper GT3-R qualify second in Motor City; Straight to Le Mans after Saturday’s race.

Home team: Who are the U.S. drivers racing at Le Mans?

Plenty of Americans to cheer for, just not in the top class.