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October 15, 2020

Sebring, FL

New Country Competizione wins at Sebring International Raceway for round 6 of the Challenge series heading into the finals at the Misano World Circuit.

In the Trofeo Pirelli AM category, Jason McCarthy, a first year driver with the New Country Competizione team took first place once again and gained necessary points toward the finals. Currently David Musial hold the most points in this class and finished third.

Coppa Shell AM category, Anthony DeCarlo has 11 points and Dave Musial Jr. holds 97 points.

We’re racing onto to the finals and signing on Ferrari Challenge drivers from Ferrari Palm Beach, and Wide World Ferrari for the 2021 season.

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September 29, 2020

Laguna Seca

New Country Competizione drivers gave it their all at Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca for Round 5 of the Ferrari Challenge NA Championship

Dave Musial Jr. contended in the Coppa Shell AM earning his first pole position and kicked up the fastest lap in this category of 1m29.238.

Dave Musial Jr. #30 has the current championship lead in the Coppa Shell class and took two podiums in this category. Anthony DeCarlo #100 finished 7th in the Coppa Shell category and Brian Davis #8 is in fifth place with 39 championship points in this category.

Conquest Racing Director, Eric Bachelart, says Jason McCarthy had a little frustration at Laguna but since it was the first time at this track he did fairly well and enjoyed a great weekend.

VP of Ferrari Brands at New Country Motor Car Group, Michael Mastrangelo states, “Anthony DeCarlo raced in Coppa Shell starting at the 13th pole position and ended in 10th place and doing very well for his first season of racing. He also raced this year at Indy, and COTA. DeCarlo has made the best improvement so far gaining speed with each race and enjoying himself.

New Country drivers are finishing the North American challenge season at the acclaimed Sebring International track on October 9th – 11th Watch all the races online at http://www.live.ferrari.com

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July 30, 2020

Round Three Indianapolis Motor Speedway July 2020

Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli in North America went full throttle as they continued the racing series of 488 Challenge EVO cars at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

In the Trofeo Pirelli category, “Dave Musial #130 clocked a fantastic lap to claim first pole position in the Trofeo Pirelli Am and fifth overall in points. Behind him, in a very close battle was Jason McCarthy!” In Race 2, Dave took the third pole position. Jason is currently in third place having carried over his points from the Coppa Shell category. Both are looking forward to round four in Austin, Texas.

Dave Musial Jr. #30 has the current championship lead in the Coppa Shell class and took two podiums in this category. Anthony DeCarlo #100 finished 7th in the Coppa Shell category and Brian Davis #8 is in fifth place with 39 championship points in this category.

Ferrari Challenge North America will meet again at the Circuit of the Americas on August 28-30.

Michael Mastrangelo, VP of Ferrari Brands New Country Motorcar Group, says “we are thrilled to have our drivers back on the track racing again and looking forward to the next race at C.O.T.A.

March 9, 2020

Ferrari Challenge Road Atlanta

Wide World Ferrari and Ferrari of Palm Beach together with our racing team New Country Competizione would like to share the results of the Ferrari Challenge Road Atlanta last weekend!

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Over 100 cars including delights of F1 Clienti, XX Programmes, Club Competizioni GT and of course Ferrari Challenge took to the 2.54 mile circuit in celebration of the passion of racing with Ferrari.

Eric Bachelart, racing director for New Country Competizione, “I would like to congratulate all our drivers for their accomplishments last weekend in Rd Atlanta.

Jason for a perfect weekend with two wins and one pole plus two best laps in the race, David Musial for his win on Sunday, Brian Davis for his two second place podiums, Dave Musial 2.0 for his fastest lap in race 2, Anthony DeCarlo for his excellent debut in the Series and Mark Davies for setting competitive laps in race two.

We left Rd Atlanta with the points lead in the Coppa Shell Category with Jason McCarthy, we are also leading the Pirelli Am points with Dave Musial while Brian Davis is 3rd and we are also third in points with Dave 2.0 in the CS AM.

I am also very proud of all our team of technicians and engineers for a great job all weekend long.

Michael Mastrangelo, VP Ferrari Brands New Country Motor Car Group, states, “Round two of the 2020 Challenge series was held at Road Atlanta in Braselton Georgia this past weekend. It was a super exciting weekend for New Country Competizione. Despite a few weather related issues [it was super cold] that made it difficult for the slicks to get up to temperature. In spite of this, Jason McCarthy took pole in the first race of Coppa Shell and ran away with the race winning by over 20 seconds.

Brian Davis took second place in his first race in the Trofeo Pirelli AM category.

Sunday New Country Competizione success continued with Jason McCarthy this time starting in the third row fought his way to the top and won the race by over 17 seconds. In the afternoon event two of our drivers in battled each for top spot with Dave Musial just getting by Brian Davis to get the win and Brian ended up in second.

I wanted to give a shout out to Anthony DeCarlo our newest team member who ran his first two races while getting used to the powerful 488 Challenge EVO in difficult track temperature and finished them flawlessly.

I’m so proud of all our drivers and to all our tech support team and also to Eric Bachelart a fantastic job!

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Apr 15, 2019

Conquest / New Country Competizione Achieve Another Successful Weekend in Sebring

Sebring, FL - April 11, 2019 - The Conquest / NCC Racing Team achieved another successful weekend in the 2019 Ferrari Challenge North America Championship at Sebring entering 6 cars for Ross Chouest ( #25 Pirelli Pro – Newport Yachts – Cport ), Dave Musial ( #30 Pirelli Pro Am – Four Seasons HVAC ), Todd Morici ( #72 Pirelli Pro Am Morici Motorsports ), Mark Davies ( #108 CS Am ), Danny Baker ( #121 CS EM Logistics) and Brian Davis ( #128 CS AM Tephseal – Kemperle).

Qualifying one saw Davis and Baker qualifying on pole in their respective categories. Davies qualified 10th, Chouest in 8th after hitting some traffic, Morici 7th, and Musial in 6th. Race 1 was controlled from the start by Baker and Davis whom each took the win in Coppa Shell and Coppa Shell AM while Davies finished at the same position that he started - 10th place. Chouest managed to grab 5th with Morici right behind in 6th, and Musial following in 7th.

Sunday started well for Davis who qualified on pole for the second time of the weekend and Baker 2nd. Davies qualified an impressive 3rd for the second weekend of his short racing career. Musial qualified 7th in Pirelli AM, Morici 8th, and Chouest 9th in the Pirelli Pro after dropping a wheel off track and breaking his right rear suspension.

Race 2 brought another victory for Davis, who has been unbeaten so far this year. Davies finished in 5th, while Baker made a mistake after a problematic start and ended up 11th. In the Pirelli Pro race, Morici moved up to 5th after some impressive passing. Musial fought hard with his competitors but ended up spinning after making contact resulting in a 7th place finish. Unfortunately, Chouest had a driveshaft failure on the warm up lap, which was a lingering consequence of his off trackexcursion during qualifying.

The Conquest / NCC Team has now won seven races so far in the 2019 Ferrari Challenge North America Championship. Both Brian Davis and Danny Baker are leading the points in the Coppa Shell AM and Coppa Shell categories.

Dave Musial Jr was participating in the Club Challenge aboard his 458 Ferrari Challenge and kept on improving his lap times and experience in preparation of his 2020 race season. Conquest / NCC Team is now preparing for a test at Laguna Seca on April 23-24, before the third event of the 2019 Ferrari Challenge North America season in Laguna Seca on May 9-12, 2019.

Ross Chouest - Driver
“The New Country Competizione team did a great job in preparing my car for the race weekend. The weekend was really competitive and unfortunately, I had a mechanical problem and wasn't able to participate in race two. I look forward ahead to Laguna Seca.”

Mark Davies – Driver
“I was delighted to finish two more races and was proud of my P3 qualifying in class on Sunday. I need to work on my race starts!”

Eric Bachelart – Team Manager
“It is hard to be totally happy when you enter so many cars as you’d like to see each driver finishing on the podium. However, we are leading two categories out of four, and at the same time, we can witness the progress of Mark and Todd. Dave and Ross have had some bad luck, but it’s only a matter of time before they will be back where they belong. The Team did a great job all weekend, and we are just having lots of fun all together!”

Mar 25, 2019

New Country Competizione Stacks WINS AT SEASON OPENER

Austin, Texas – March 19, 2019 – The Conquest New Country Competizione team had a victorious start to the 2019 Ferrari Challenge competition in North America with four wins and two additional podium finishes.

The Conquest New Country Competizione team enjoyed a successful weekend at Circuit of The America’s entering a total of eight cars that included: Ross Chouest #25 Westport / CPort, Dave Musial #30 Four Seasons Heat and AC, Todd Morici #72 Morici Motorsports, Mark Davies #108, Danny Baker #121 EM Logistics, Brian Davis #128, Bill Kemp #228 Kemp Homes, and David Musial Jr #230 in the Club Challenge Category.

Danny Baker, Brian Davis, and Mark Davies qualified respectively 3rd in the Copa Shell category and 7th and 14th in the Copa Shell AM category for Race 1 on a wet drying race track.

Baker took an excellent start and moved into first place at Turn 1. He then controlled his lead during the entire race and went on to win with a seven-second margin at the finish line. The win marked Danny’s first in the Ferrari Challenge series.

Brian Davis, who started 7th in the CS AM and 14th overall did an incredible job passing all his competitors to win in the CS AM and finishing 5th overall. Mark Davies started his first race ever and enjoyed a clean run, ending up 12th in the CS AM and developing crucial experience.

Race 2 saw Baker starting from Pole position while Davis started from 2nd and Davies from 10th. A good start from Baker led him to dominate the competition once again and finish with a four-second lead. Davis won as well in the CS AM and finished third overall with Davies finished 12th after some fierce battles on a track that is difficult to pass on.

In the Pirelli PRO and AM categories, 2018 Pirelli AM Champion Ross Chouest qualified 7th on a dry track using mandatory wet tires in the Pirelli Pro category while Todd Morici and Dave Musial qualified respectively 4th and 5th in the Pirelli AM. Chouest finished the race at the same position of 7th, Morici finished 4th after fighting hard for a podium finish, and Musial ended up 7th after a spin.

Chouest started Race 2 in P7 again and finished 9th after a tie rod suspension broke with three laps to go, Morici qualified 3rd and amazingly finished in 2nd, and Musial finishing on the podium as well.

Bill Kemp and Dave Musial Jr lapped in the Ferrari Club Challenges accumulating ample seat time in preparation for future races.

The next round of the Ferrari Challenge competition in North America will run in Sebring, Florida from April 5th to the 7th. For more information visit  https://races.ferrari.com/en/corse-clienti/north-america/

Danny Baker – Driver
“This weekend was lots of fun. I am very grateful for my wife Laura and our daughters Monroe and Harlow being there to support me. Also grateful for the World Class Team of New Country Competizione and Conquest Racing. Finally, I am grateful and excited for the other drivers on the Team. We took home a lot of hardware this weekend!”

Mark Davies - Driver
“I was thrilled at the age of 50 to complete my first two races ever. Prior to last weekend I had never even raced a go kart! Thank you to Eric and the whole team, as well as my amazing coach Guy Cosmo for a great weekend. Congrats to my teammates and their victories!”

Eric Bachelart – Team Manager
“We had a fantastic race weekend with four wins and two podium finishes. Good to see Danny on top of his game and adapting extremely well to his new 488 Challenge car. Brian was equally impressive, and we could not have hoped of a better start for him. Mark did a good job all weekend long, gaining experience and developing his race craft. On the Pirelli category, Ross did not perform where he belongs this weekend and I am convinced we’ll bounce back together. Todd was impressive and it was good to see Dave on the podium again. Thanks to the whole team who did a flawless job all weekend.”

Mar 25, 2019

Victory! Danny Baker Crushes His Cota Weekend


Racing season is upon us, and the first Ferrari 488 Challenge event of the year begins with a victory for our very own Danny Baker in car number 121. Danny qualified brilliantly putting his 488 Challenge car on the front row of the grid with a 2:12.1 lap time, nearly a full second faster than the next nearest competitor, Dale Katechis. This is Danny’s first time qualifying his 488 in pole position in his racing career, and he did so in spectacular fashion.


Competing in the Coppa Shell class, Danny dominated both the first and second race, beating out Mark Issa, Dale Katechis, and Claude Senhoreti. The races were largely undramatic for our driver as he maintained his lead through the first corner and for the entire 30 minute sprint, avoiding a collision further down the racing order. Mid-way through the his first race, Issa challenged Danny’s position, but Baker was able to hold him off and grow a steady lead amounting to 7.471 seconds in race one and slowing to 4.151 seconds in race two due as he nursed brake issues. Even so, Danny laid down very consistent lap times with his fastest lap of the race one being 2:15.823 and 2:15.783 for race two.

This first race weekend was a very strong result for Baker’s providing him with comfortable points in the bag. There are 6 more races to go in the season, and we wish him good fortune for his next race on April 5th-7th in Sebring. Head to Ferrari’s Corse Clienti page for a full schedule and to see more coverage of Danny’s race at COTA.



Montreal, Canada– June 12th, 2018 – New Country Competizione enjoyed another successful weekend in Montreal with four podiums in total between Ross Chouest aboard the #25 Westport Yachts 488 Ferrari participating in the Pirelli Am category and Peter Ludwig aboard the Datto / Strategic Micro Systems / Kemperle Pirelli Pro entry of the Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli series in North America.



With the added fan base of the FIA Formula One World Championship watching, Ross Chouest embarked on the difficult twists and turns of Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Friday with only two twenty-minute practice sessions. Improving all weekend long, he qualified 5th in class while Peter Ludwig qualified in 2nd, behind championship leader Cooper McNeil.

Chouest had a good start in race one and gained valuable positions. Unfortunately, Chouest could not avoid an accident that unraveled in front of him but managed to keep going and finish on the podium in 3rd. Ludwig had a trouble free race but could not quite match pace and move around the leader, which left him in 2nd place.

The grid for race two was determined by the results from race one. New Country Competizione fine-tuned the car setups in between races and both drivers were very competitive. Ludwig was in a position to pass the leader, McNeil but multiple accidents among the rest of the field and full course yellow prevented a real fight between the two competitors. Chouest continued finding speed throughout the 12 turns of Circuit Gilles Villeneuve and finished on the podium again in 3rd.

Peter Ludwig is still second in the Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli series in North America standings, trailing McNeil by only 17 points. Ross is coming back towards the front, now in 5th in the Pirelli AM category.

Peter Ludwig - Driver: "We closed out Montreal F1 weekend with another second place in race two. We figured out our car setup a bit late in the game this time. The adjustments made on the cars platform for race two were a great improvement but the lack of green flag laps didn’t give us the time to challenge our competitors. Now, onward to Watkins Glen for rounds nine and ten July 27-29th. We’ll come back stronger and definitely smarter."

Ross Chouest - Driver: "The team at New Country did a fantastic job preparing the car for me and it ran great all weekend. I had never raced at this track so I really enjoyed the challenge to learn a new track in limited practice time due to F1, especially a track with limited runoff and concrete walls everywhere. Overall, I am happy with the result considering the circumstances and looking forward to Watkins Glen."

Eric Bachelart - Team manager: "We enjoyed racing in Montreal in front of the F1 crowd. I am proud of our team and our drivers. Ross did an excellent job on a new track for him and he made good progress in the Championship. We struggled with Peter in qualifying and race 1 but we made some adjustments on his car for race two that put him in a position to fight for the win again. We’ll get ready for a test in Watkins Glen to prepare for the race weekend."


Monterrey, California – May 15, 2018 – New Country Competizione had a very successful weekend at Laguna Seca after entering five cars with Peter Ludwig in the Datto – Strategic – Kemperle #11 car in the Pirelli Pro category, Ross Chouest in the Westport Yachts #25 car in the Pirelli AM category, Danny Baker in the EM Logistics #221 458, Bill Kemp with Kemp Signature Homes #228 458, and Brian Davis in the #282 458.


Day one saw different misfortunes amongst the drivers. Danny Baker and Bill Kemp qualified in the top 10 in the 458 class while first-time competitor, Brian Davis, started in an encouraging 13th place. Ross Chouest qualified 3rd and Peter Ludwig 2nd in the Pirelli Pro class but Ludwig had to start from the pit lane with a 10-second penalty following an incident during the previous race at Circuit of The Americas.

Race one brought top ten finishes for all NCC 458 drivers with Baker finishing in 7th, Brian Davis in 9th for his first ever race, and Kemp in 10th. Peter Ludwig came through the field having started from the pits, but could only finish 9th on a challenging track to pass his competitors. Despite finishing 9th, Ludwig scored the fastest lap in the race. Ross Chouest had a spin as his tires degraded, but brought home 7th.

Day two saw Chouest and Ludwig qualifying both in pole position respectively in the Pirelli Am and Pro categories. Chouest posted the fastest lap of the weekend from the entire field. The 458 drivers, Kemp and Davis kept improving under Bakers experienced guidance and they all qualified in the top 10 with Kemp in 8th, Baker in 9th and Davis in 10th.

Race two reaped the win of Peter Ludwig with the fastest lap, and Chouest just missing the podium after an off-track excursion in 4th. Kemp finished with a fantastic 5th for his second appearance in the series followed closely by Baker in 6th. Davis struggled with his tires but continued on to finish 13th in the 458 class.

Driver – Ross Chouest: “New Country Competizione did a fantastic job preparing my car and supporting me. I qualified relatively well (3rd and pole) and ran 2nd in most of race one and 1st most of race two. Unfortunately, I did a poor job of managing my tires and made a few costly mistakes so I did not get the finish I hoped for but I am looking forward to Montreal to redeem myself.”

Driver - Danny Baker: “It was a decent weekend for me. There was a lot of traffic on the track during both qualifying runs and I ended up P7 on Saturday and 9th on Sunday. I’m looking forward to better results at Watkins Glenn in July.”

Driver - Brian Davis: “It was a great team effort. I’m very grateful to Eric and the New Country Competizone Team on an outstanding job preparing for a great weekend of racing. In both races, our entire 458 team either qualified or finished in the top ten. Peter and Ross in the 488’s both started on the pole in their classes on Sunday and Peter took home the win. Those results aren’t by chance and I’m proud to be part of the New Country Competizone family.”

Driver – Bill Kemp: “There was nothing easy about this weekend in Laguna and just about every driver on the team experienced some sort of obstacle or setback. Despite the uphill battle, the team advanced in points and narrowed the gap for 1st place thanks to Peter Ludwig’s Sunday win. Congratulations to Brian Davis on his debut to Ferrari Challenge and successfully completing both races in the 458 class.”

Team Manager - Eric Bachelart: “We had lots of fun in Laguna working with all our drivers. Peter and Ross were the fastest drivers in the Pirelli Pro and Am categories and I enjoyed watching the progress of our new 458 drivers Bill and Brian working so well with Danny. The team did a very good job all weekend long and it was certainly a very enjoyable weekend.”



New Country Competizione had a successful weekend in Homestead with two podium finishes in the Ferarri Challenge of North America Trofeo Pirelli Am category, and a firm grip on the championship lead of the Trofeo Pirelli category.

Running five cars in total, New Country Competizione was happy to welcome Ross Chouest to the roster who won his first ever Ferrari Challenge race and found himself on the podium again after placing third in race two. Chouest’s finish in race one marked one of the most memorable highlights of the weekend as he made his pass for the lead in his Ferrari of Palm Beach 488 Challenge car on the final lap.

Peter Ludwig struggled with tire degradation throughout the entire weekend, but that didn’t stop him from defending his championship lead. Finishing fourth in both races keeps Ludwig and his #11 Ferrari 488 Challenge car in the top spot of Ferrari Challenge of North America with a gap of five points.

Todd Morici had his third race weekend with New Country Competizione in the #72 Ferrari 488 in the Trofeo Pirelli Am class. Morici had a very strong showing in race one with a sixth place finish. Pushing hard in race two, Morici went off the track, but was able to continue and claim another sixth place finish.

Coming off a great performance in Austin, Texas, Danny Baker was competitive in both races in the #221 458 Challenge EVO. Finishing in the top ten, Baker claimed fifth place in race one and eight in race two. Also in the EVO class, Matt Brown had his first race ever and drove the #227 458 Challenge car. Brown got in some competitive laps and built great race experience while keeping his nose clean all weekend.

New Country Competizione has found great success in the North American portion of the 2017 championship. Now, Ferrari Challenge heads to Mugello, Italy for the grand finale of the season. Peter Ludwig will hit the pavement in Italy starting October 25th.

Peter Ludwig – Driver #11

“We struggled with our tires consistency over the weekend and that affected our performance in the races. I am glad we kept the championship lead though and I hope we'll confirm our participation in Mugello in the coming days to have a fair chance of wrapping the title there".

Ross Chouest – Driver #25

“I thoroughly enjoyed my first weekend racing Ferrari Challenge with New Country Competizione racing team. The car only recently arrived in the U.S. last week and the team did an excellent job preparing the car in a very short time for Homestead. With the help of my driving coach, Aaron Povoledo, Tim Neff, and Eric Bachelart we were able to quickly make adjustments to the setup of the car and allow me to finish P1 in my first race and P3 in my second race. I look forward to Daytona and racing the 2018 Season with New Country Competizione.”

Todd Morici - Driver #72

"After not being in Miami for quite some time, there were no significant changes in the track with the exception of the outrageously high humidity and temperatures which were difficult for tire management. I struggled with the setup of the car and in fact I think we went the wrong way with the suspension adjustments. I had better time by over a second with the original set up we started with. I felt good after the finish of my first race, P6 overall, and while I struggled with a very loose car, I had great results. The second race didn’t go quite as well. There was a major crash on the first lap first corner. Fortunately it was behind me and no one was hurt but my result was far worse finishing well in the back of the pack only after my traction control system failed and prevented me from exiting the corners with any sustainable speed. The traction control would stop the car from accelerating quickly but it was great to practice in these conditions. A big thank you to my Team New Country Competizione, Eric Bachelart,  my Sponsors, Estrella Insurance Drive with the STARS, JPW LLC, The Responsive AUTO INSURANCE COMPANY and Morici Motorsports LLC!"

Matt Brown – Driver #277

“Expectations of my first race; be committed, be consistent and finish. Now, there's only one direction to go from this point; up in placing.”

Eric Bachelart – Team Manager

“Our team keeps on growing and everybody did a really good job in Homestead. Ross was truly impressive and we could not have dreamt of a better start. Matt Brown discovered the series as well and he did really well, especially considering it was his first race weekend ever. Danny has been improving all season long and he is a strong contender amongst the 458 category. Todd was fighting really hard in race one while he was under a lot of pressure from competitors behind him. Peter kept his championship lead, but unfortunately he did not manage to go back on the podium as he struggled with heavy tire degradation all weekend long. This season has been a lot of fun with fantastic team work and incredible support from the New Country Motor Cars group."


Austin Texas, United States, September 19th, 2017 – New Country Competizione experienced mixed fortune at their fifth round of racing for the 2017 Ferrari Challenge North America season. Running four different cars amongst the field of forty-six, the team was faced with good competition and blistering temperatures at Circuit of The Americas over the past weekend.

Championship leader, Peter Ludwig’s weekend started sour after a difficult qualifying session due to a red flag early on. The flag caused great delay and ultimately put Ludwig towards the back of the grid, but was able to make his way to fourth place to finish race one the same day. On Saturday, Ludwig started race two in fourth position, but was troubled with electronic issues resulting in a same finish as race one.

Todd Morici joined the team for the second time racing the #72 Ferrari 488 in the Trofeo Pirelli Am class. This was Morici’s first time racing at Circuit of The Americas, so each session had a learning curve. Despite his debut on the 3.4 mile circuit, Morici was able to show progress throughout the weekend finishing sixth in race one. The American was hit by a competitor in race two, but was able to finish and throw out good lap times despite the contact.

Danny Baker represented New Country Competizione in the Trofeo Pirelli 458 class. Baker’s experience at Circuit of The Americas came into play as he had his best performance of the season. After some intense battling in race one, Baker finished fifth. Nearly mirroring his result from race one, Baker claimed the sixth spot for race two.

Chris O’Donnell also had his first go-around at the All-American circuit over the race weekend. Showing good performance and speed in race one, O’Donnell had a contact on the last corner of the last lap. The crew worked hard to repair the car overnight but unfortunately he had to retire in race 2 with electric problems.

New Country Competizione will make their way to Homestead, Florida for round six of Ferrari Challenge North America. There, they will add Ross Chouest to their roster who will drive a new Ferrari 488 in the Trofeo Pirelli Am category. After racing in the Lamborghini Trofeo Challenge, Homestead will be Chouest’s debut race in Ferrari Challenge North America in preparation for the 2018 season.

Driver – Peter Ludwig

“It was a difficult weekend but fortunately we are still leading the championship by 16 points on Martin Fuentes. We will regroup and I am convinced we will be strong again for the last North American race in Homestead.”

Driver – Danny Baker

“After a frustrating season so far, it was a great weekend of racing at COTA for myself with New Country Competizione. Finishing fifth on Friday and seventh on Sunday in the 458 Challenge Class were my career first and second best finishes.”

Team Manager – Eric Bachelart

“We had a challenging weekend at COTA, especially with Peter, but it was good to see Danny being very racy and competitive while Todd had to learn the track and improving all weekend long having some very fast laps in race two.

Chris achieved his second race weekend and he is still on a learning curve. It is good to see his focus and his urge to improve all the time. We are busy preparing the cars for Homestead where we will welcome the debut of Ross Chouest.”