Raikkonen at Jerez Test: “A good start”

January 29, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Pensive and tightlipped as ever- but Ferrari seem to have fewer problems than most in the early Jerez testing.

Jerez de la Frontera, 28 January – “A good start.” As usual, Kimi Raikkonen’s evaluation was short and to the point, after the F14 T’s track debut. The Finn completed 32 laps on the Andalusian track, which was more than anyone else today. It was a very unusual day, although that was to be expected. It was inevitable that, with cars that are... [Read more...]

Griffin Makes Podium Down Under

February 18, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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The Clearwater Racing Ferrari 458 of Craig Baird, Matt Griffin and Mok Weng Sung

Irish GT driver Matt Griffin got has 2013 season of to a promising start by making the podium at last weekends Bathurst 12 hour endurance race in NSW Australia. The newly signed Ram Racing driver was fulfilling a prior commitment to Singapore-based Clearwater Racing. An heroic performance saw the Ferrari team go one position better than last year, as... [Read more...]

60 seconds with Matt Griffin

February 8, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Matt Griffin has recently signed a deal that will see him join Ram Racing for the European Le Mans Series

Name: Matt Griffin Age: 30 Occupation: Racing Driver GT Road Car: Mercedes 250 CDI Dream Road Car: Ferrari 288 GTO or Lancia Delta Race Car: Ferrari 458 Italia LMGTE Dream Race Car: Italian Race of My Life: 2008 International GT Open, driving AF Corse’s 430 GT2. Went from 18th to the lead on the last lap Biggest Supporter: Robin Mortimer Favourite... [Read more...]

Irish GT Ace Signs ELMS Deal

January 30, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Ram Racing's brace of Ferrari 458 Italia's for the European Le Mans Series

Newly established Ram Racing is delighted to announce the signing of Matt Griffin. The Northamptonshire-based Irishman will be joining Johnny Mowlem in one of the team’s new GTE Ferrari 458 Italia’s for the European Le Mans Series, which will be based at a new purpose-equipped facility on the edge of the Silverstone circuit in Northamptonshire. The... [Read more...]

Breezemount Motorsport: You have to love Motorsport to put up with Motorsport!

January 18, 2013 by Stuart Parker  

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Breezemount Motorsport's Philip Shields (right) and myself on the left with our array of impressive machines for 2012!

What better way to open my new blog with a racing paddock quote ‘you have to love motorsport to put up with motorsport’. It is fair to say that no matter what level you compete or work to, that quote holds true. After all, if you didn’t do it for love there would be no motivation spending late nights preparing cars or reasons for drivers spending... [Read more...]

Griffin looking for Success at Petit Le Mans

October 12, 2012 by Matt Griffin Racing  

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Ferrari GT driver Matt Griffin will be heading to the famous Road Atlanta track in Georgia to compete in one of the world’s biggest races, the Petit Le Mans

Ferrari GT driver Matt Griffin will be heading to the famous Road Atlanta track in Georgia to compete in one of the world’s biggest races, the Petit Le Mans. Along with team mates Marco Cioci and Piergiuseppe Perazzini he will pilot the Number 60 AF Corse run Ferrari 458 GTE. The 1000-mile race, which takes place on The 20th of October, is well known... [Read more...]

A win for Griffin in Silverstone!

August 30, 2012 by Matt Griffin Press Office  

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Griffin gained a well deserved place on the top step of the podium in Silverstone

Irishman Matt Griffin gained a well deserved place on the top step of the podium with Italian team mates Marco Cioci and Piergiuseppe Perazzini in round 4 of the World Endurance Championship Pro-Am class held at Silverstone, Northamptonshire this weekend. Racing the AF Corse – Waltrip run Ferrari 458 GTE Griffin, who took over from Perazzini two hours... [Read more...]

Griffin ready for Silverstone World Endurance Championship

August 21, 2012 by Matt Griffin Press Office  

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Matt Griffin is confident going into this weekend’s round 4 of the World Endurance Championship (WEC)

Irishman Matt Griffin is confident going into this weekend’s round 4 of the World Endurance Championship (WEC) event being held at Silverstone, Northamptonshire where he will Pilot the number 61 AF Corse – Waltrip entered Ferrari 458 GTE. After finishing 3rd in the Rd 2 of the WEC in Spa, The Ferrari GT driver is hungry to go two better at Silverstone,... [Read more...]