Davide Rigon1986-08-26 (age 34)
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The straightline performance of the Risi Competizione Ferrari 488 GTE in the Rolex 24 at Daytona was so poor that it was a struggle to pass GT Daytona traffic, claims Davide Rigon.
Ferrari's FIA World Endurance Championship drivers are having to "scrape the bottom of the barrel" in the corners to remain competitive because of the 488 GTE's lack of straightline speed, says Davide Rigon.
Local driver Dries Vanthoor took pole position for this weekend's Spa 24 Hours for the WRT Audi team.
Ferrari driver Davide Rigon says the team cannot “delude itself” with its GTE Pro podium finish in last weekend’s Spa FIA World Endurance Championship opener.
Scuderia Ferrari brings Formula 1 team to the Daytona International Speedway for the first time
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.
Scuderia Corsa claims narrow victory in GT-Daytona with the race debut of the new Ferrari 488 GT3
The 2015 results did not live up to expectations, even though the 458 Italia always looked more than capable of delivering the right results.
Kessel Racing took overall victory with the #11 Ferrari driven by Michal Broniszewski, Giancomo Piccini and Davide Rigon
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.
Ferrari increases lead over Porsche in Constructors' championship
The final round of the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series will see several teams and drivers competing at Nürburgring.
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.
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.
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.
Davide Rigon, Steve Wyatt and Michele Rugolo took their 458 Italia GT3 to fourth on the grid.
AF Corse Ferrari leads the way for Ferrari with fourth place finish in GT-Daytona.
Risi Competizione is seeking its best finish since the 2003 race when it placed second overall in the GT class.
Giancarlo Fisichella and Olivier Beretta will join Pierre Kaffer and Davide Rigon in the cockpit of the Ferrari F458 Italia.
Kaffer and Fisichella back, Beretta and Rigon added for Daytona.
Minardi and Ferrari driver Davide Rigon announce the end of their collaboration.
Without making mistakes, Davide Rigon and James Calado switched each other, holding up the pace and giving Ferrari and AF Corse a new podium.
Toyota celebrated both success in the FIA World Endurance Drivers’ Championship and winning the 6 Hours of Bahrain race today.
To defend the currently leadership is the target for Ferrari, AF Corse, Gianmaria Bruni and Toni Vilander.
Rigon completes Ferrari’s double.
All the teams present profited from the conditions to finalise their cars’ set up and work through their planned testing programmes.
This will also be the first test in racing conditions for the new Porsche 919 Hybrid, with the German manufacturer looking to take the challenge to reigning world champions Audi and WEC race winners Toyota.