Gianmaria Bruni1981-05-30 (age 40)
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Porsche’s GTE Pro squad suffered a Le Mans 24 Hours to forget, after a lack of pace and several technical issues turned the race into an ordeal for the Weissach marque.
Porsche is still on a "learning curve" and isn't "100 percent there" on pace with its all-new GTE Pro contender, according to the drivers that gave it a debut win at Silverstone last weekend.
Porsche GTE Pro drivers Gianmaria Bruni and Richard Lietz have been stripped of their second-place finish in the Silverstone FIA World Endurance Championship round.
Porsche believes its Le Mans 24 Hours GTE Pro rivals are still within range after describing Gianmaria Bruni's provisional pole lap as lucky.
Pascal Zurlinden, Porsche’s director of GT factory motorsports said that Sebring 12 Hours victory in GTLM was down to a faultless run by the drivers and the team with a car that was “not the fastest over a lap.”
Ex-F1 racer Felipe Nasr was quickest in the only dark session of the pre-Daytona 24 Hours ‘Roar before the Rolex 24’ test, as Fernando Alonso got his first taste of night-time prototype driving.
Gianmaria Bruni will return to the FIA World Endurance Championship for the 2018/19 season with the Porsche GT team, the German marque has announced.
Porsche’s Gianmaria Bruni will start from pole position for round eight of the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship at Lime Rock Park.
Gianmaria Bruni is set to have to sit out the entire FIA World Endurance Championship season in 2017, after officially terminating his Ferrari contract in order to move to rival GT squad Porsche.
Nyck de Vries and Miguel Molina have emerged as lead contenders to join Ferrari's GT programme in place of Gianmaria Bruni, Motorsport.com has learned.
The AF Corse Ferrari team is set to hold a four-way shootout to decide on a replacement for Gianmaria Bruni to race in the FIA World Endurance Championship this year.
Scuderia Ferrari brings Formula 1 team to the Daytona International Speedway for the first time
Porsche topped the collective test ahead of this weekend’s Six Hours of Mexico, with Audi right behind – but Toyota suffered a setback when Stephane Sarrazin shunted the #6 car.
The #7 Audi of Andre Lotterer and Marcel Fassler will start the WEC 6 Hours of Nurburgring from pole position, as the team beat sister marque Porsche to sweep the front row after a strategic battle in mixed conditions.
The 24 hours of Le Mans is round 3 of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and awards double points.
Audi will start the first race of the new FIA WEC season with both cars on the front row, as the #7 car of Andre Lotterer and Marcel Fassler secured pole position at a damp Silverstone.
Porsche completed its clean sweep of the opening day of the World Endurance Championship Prologue test at Paul Ricard, as Neel Jani set the pace during the night session on Friday.
The 2015 results did not live up to expectations, even though the 458 Italia always looked more than capable of delivering the right results.
Gianmaria Bruni beat Laurens Vanthoor by just over two tenths of a second.
The two official free practice sessions partly run in wet conditions
Italian racing fans are well known for their deep love of Ferrari, but the same goes for the Scuderia's drivers too, as GT aces Gianmaria Bruni, Davide Rigon and Andrea Bertolini can attest.
In GTE-Pro class pole position for "Gimmi" Bruni and Toni Vilander in the AF Corse no. 51 458 Italia. The no. 71 of Rigon and Calado takes second.
Porsche scored another 1-2 in qualifying to maintain its 100 percent pole record in the 2015 WEC as Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard stretched their title lead to two points.
Ferrari increases lead over Porsche in Constructors' championship
Third place for car no. 71 driven by Davide Rigon and James Calado. Bad luck for "Gimmi" Bruni and Toni Vilander who still manage to finish in seventh.
In their sixth attempt at the Total 24 Hours of Spa, the Belgian BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS finally took their first win on home soil.
Hiroshi Hamaguchi and Tonio Liuzzi weathered all challenges for a dominant win.
A great battle between WEC, Super GT stars and Bentley factory recruits saw the record drop repeatedly across Thursday’s two unofficial sessions.
An unexpected victory and two bitter podiums.
The 458’s lined up for the Italian Team are ready for the new battle.
A penalty ruins Bruni and Vilander’s race but two GTE-Am podium positions sweeten the pill.
The AF Corse Ferrari 458’s are ready for Spa and its six-hour race.
Mok Weng Sun will again start the new season as one of the firm favourites for the title.
Porsche celebrated a 1-2 in qualifying for the first round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship at Silverstone on Saturday.
After his single-seater career came to an end, James Calado took his first steps into sportscar racing with AF Corse Ferrari in the World Endurance Championship last year. Jamie Klein spoke to him about entering his second season at Maranello.
#51 and #71 Ferrari drivers are confirmed.
AF Corse Ferrari leads the way for Ferrari with fourth place finish in GT-Daytona.
Oliver Gavin becomes 12th GTLM pole winner in 12 races.