June 25, 2013 – Los Angeles, CA – Grand-AM has reviewed the finishing order from Saturday’s Mid-Ohio competition where several penalties were issued late in the race. Upon review, Grand-AM awarded Scuderia Corsa an additional point, bringing the team to within two points of the overall championship lead. After leading almost the entire season, driver Alessandro Balzan will look to regain his driver championship lead in the Sunday, June 30th Six Hours of Watkins Glen and also move Scuderia Corsa into the lead (the team is currently running a close second) in the North American Endurance Championship. Co-driving with Alessandro Balzan will be Jeff Westphal and veteran endurance driver Craig Stanton who holds the lap record at Watkins Glen. Live coverage begins at 11:00am ET on SPEED TV or live-streaming on www.grand-am.com.
About Scuderia Corsa
Giacomo Mattioli and Art Zafiropoulo created the Scuderia Corsa racing team in 2011 for the sole purpose of supporting the racing needs of Ferrari clients. Turnkey programs include, GT3 endurance racing, Ferrari Challenge Series and track events. Giacomo Mattioli is the owner of Ferrari Maserati Beverly Hills and partner in Ferrari Maserati Silicon Valley with Art Zafiropoulo.
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