Gil de Ferran Bio

Full Name: Gil de Ferran

Date of Birth: November 11, 1967

Birthplace: Paris, France

Nationality: Brazilian

Residence: Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Spouse: Angela

Children: Anna, Luke


2008 Announces his return to the track as driver and team owner of de Ferran Motorsports with the Acura ARX-01b in the American Le Mans Series.
2005 -2007 Served as Sporting Director for the Honda Racing Formula One team.
2003 Indy 500 winner driving for Team Penske and runner-up in the IRL IndyCar series drivers' championship.
2000 - 2001 Two-time CART Champ Car World Series Champion driving for Team Penske. Recorded the fastest official closed-course qualifying lap in U.S. racing history with a speed of 241.428 miles per hour at California Speedway in 2001. Scored Team Penske's 100th career open-wheel race victory at Nazareth, Pa., in 2001
1997 -1999 Competed in the CART Champ Car World Series with Walker Racing, finishing runner-up in 1997.
1995 Moved to the United States to drive for Jim Hall in the CART Champ Car World Series. Crowned 1995 Rookie of the Year.
1993 -1994 Drove for Paul Stewart Racing's Formula 3000 team, finishing fourth and third in the championship consecutively.
1992 British Formula Three Champion.
1988 Moved to England to race.
Honda North America | 1919 Torrance Boulevard | Torrance, CA 90501 | Media Contacts

Related Document