May 7, 2014 by Teri Thomas
After three seasons in GP3, Daly has made the move to GP2 for 2014!
Conor Daly is pleased to announce that he has made a commitment to Venezuela GP Lazarus team for the 2014, GP2 season. Daly completed all winter testing with Lazarus in Abu Dhabi and Bahrain in March, before competing in the first two rounds of the championship in Sakhir, Bahrain. He finished 12th in race one before being sidelined with a gearbox issue... [Read more...]
April 1, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Having gone well in GP2 testing. Daly is aiming for a strong result in Bahrain.
Formula One support series, GP2, will open its season this weekend at the Sakhir International Circuit, Bahrain, and American Conor Daly will be on the grid. Daly will join Frenchman, Nathanaël Berthon in the Italian based, Lazarus GP team. After six days of preseason testing in Abu Dhabi and Bahrain in March, Daly feels well prepared for the season... [Read more...]
September 12, 2013 by Tony Gregory
A "Fintail" Mercedes, similar to the one the former Williams F1 driver will pilot at the iconic Goodwood Revival meeting.
After making his debut at last year’s Goodwood Revival, Irish born Derek Daly has again been invited to compete at the world’s premier historic racing meeting being held this weekend 13th/15th September. The ex F1 driver and 1977 British F3 champion will be sharing Stewart Imber’s 1964 300 SE Fintail Mercedes in the St Mary’s Trophy, a two-part... [Read more...]
June 28, 2013 by Leo Nulty
Daly briefly starred on his F1 debut despite world class opposition.
This is an incredible video of the 1978 International Trophy Race at Silverstone in 1978. F3 driver Derek Daly qualifies an impressive ninth in the Hesketh, makes a cracker of a start and is up to second by the first corner in atrocious conditions. A broken visor blinds him and sends him off on the first lap, but he somehow rejoins and climbs to second... [Read more...]
May 3, 2013 by Teri Thomas
New Backer for the Irish-American Driver..
Emphasizing that motor sports is a true global platform, it was announced today that Indian specialty complex engineering company, Ravilla Aerospace Industries will support Conor Daly’s GP3 program for the upcoming season. Ravilla and Daly became a successful combination during the winter when they teamed up to win the Indian MRF Challenge Championship... [Read more...]
April 2, 2013 by Teri Thomas
Conor Daly, pictured here with Motorsport.ie's Tadgh at Silverstone, will fulfill a lifetime ambition to race at the Indy 500!
WALLER, Texas – April 2, 2013 – As the son of a race driver, Conor Daly spent most of his life watching the Indianapolis 500 from the grandstands. This year the 21-year-old rising star will be seeing the race from the cockpit of an Indy car. Daly has been hired to drive A.J. Foyt’s No. 41 ABC Supply Honda in this year’s... [Read more...]
March 21, 2013 by Teri Thomas
Conor Daly testing his Hilmer Motorsport machine recently
Noblesville, IN — American Conor Daly will make his GP2 debut this weekend at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia where he will pilot one of two new team entries for German based, Hilmer Motorsport. Daly conducted three days of testing recently in Barcelona, Spain for the new team and goes to this weekend’s event with high hopes. “This... [Read more...]
February 13, 2013 by Tony Gregory
This feels good. Whenever we can jam to the American National Anthem on the podium it's a good day!
American Conor Daly is following fast in his Irish father’s footsteps, by adding another race win and championship to his career stats, when he won the final round of the Indian MRF Challenge and took the overall championship last weekend. The final four races of the Indian winter season were held over a single weekend at the Madras Motorsports Circuit... [Read more...]
January 14, 2013 by Leo
Conor behind the wheel of the No.14 ABC Supply Honda IndyCar at a test at Sebring International Raceway late last year
Name: Conor Daly Age: 21 Occupation: Driver Road Car: Subaru STI Dream Road Car: Nissan Skyline R34 GTR Race Car: GP3 Dream Race Car: F1 Race of My Life: Barcelona Race 2 GP3 2012 Biggest Supporter: My Family Favourite Food: Pizza Favourite Restaurant: Fogo de Chao Tell us something interesting about yourself? I want to race/drive with Ken Block someday Read More →
December 12, 2012 by Tony Gregory
Conor Daly will test the No.14 ABC Supply Honda IndyCar at Sebring International Raceway
Conor Daly will test the No.14 ABC Supply Honda IndyCar at Sebring International Raceway December 13th just two days before his 21st birthday. Daly who will be testing an Indy car for the first time, is the son of the ex Formula One and CART IndyCar driver Irishman Derek Daly. Daly commented on the announcement “I am honoured to have the opportunity... [Read more...]