Davide Rigon will once again take the wheel of the Ferrari 458 Italia GTE alongside teammate James Calado with AF Corse for 2015 FIA WEC
This season represents quite the challenge as it will not be easy to repeat such a positive year as 2014. they will be defending the Constructor Title and best Team title.
The season kicks off on April 12th at Silverstone, then on to Belgium for the Spa-Francorchamps 6 Hours. The third stage takes place in France at perhaps the biggest endurance event of the Calendar: Le Mans 24 Hours (June 13-14). Following France the big show moves on to Germany and the Nurburgring 6 Hours (August 30) which is a new race this year. The schedule then sees the team cross the Atlantic to race in Austin, Texas before traveling even further east to Asia, Japan and China. The season will closes in November at the Bahrain race track.
“I am very excited about continuing my adventure in the FIA World Endurance Championship with Ferrari and AF Corse. I will take to the track with more experience and even more enthusiasm and surely my results will show accordingly. I have a great relationship with both my engineers and James and cant wait to repeat last year’s success…and hope to improve even further. The aim goal for next year is to defend the Constructors Title for Ferrari in addition to taking the Team Championship once again”, said Davide Rigon. “My personal BIG DREAM? To win the Driver’s World Championship.”
Everything will start with group tests at the Paul Ricard track for two official test days.