Alex Tagliani, the Indycar series to the Blancpain Endurance Cup


The Blancpain GT Series continues to receive pilots of talent. If a few days confirmábamos the presence of Antonio Garcia in one of the Audi R8 LMS of Team WRT, now it is the turn of confirms the arrival of a champion of the 500 Miles of Indianapolis. Alex Tagliani held the ‘Endurance Cup’ of the Blancpain GT Series with a Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the team Zakspeed Motorsport. Be the spearhead of a training fully canadian in the that also compete Darryl O Young and Jean-Frederic Laberge. The three already agreed on a first test performed by the team in Monza.

as is The case with Antonio Garcia, Alex Tagliani is a rider noticeable in the motorsport us, with the difference that Tagliani has always lacked a remarkable result, with which to consolidate as a pilot reference. This fact has led it to reduce its presence in the various categories of support for the Nascar and Indycar in recent years. In spite of this, we talk about a pilot who has taken part in 72 races in the IndyCar Series and even reached the pole position in the 500 Miles of Indianapolis, 2011, edition that won the ill-fated Dan Wheldon.

In regard to his companions, Jean-Frédéric Laberge has a certain trajectory in categories GT as may be the 24H Series and the GT3 Cup Challenge in Canada. For its part, the canadian of chinese origin Darryl O Young was for four years in the WTCC before embarking on other paths that have led her to be second in the category GTE Am the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2013 with a Ferrari of AF Corse and or be official driver of Aston Martin Racing for the WEC 2014, where it competed with one of the Vantage GTE in the category GTE-Pro.