Phil Quaife – REAL race seat insert
2011 sees Phil Quaife racing in the Le Mans Series (LMS), with CRS Racing and also race in the VLN Endurance Championship. In LMS Phil willbe driving a Ferrari 430 in the new LM GTE Am category. This year’s calendar comprises five 6-hour races at Paul Ricard, Spa-Francorchamps, Imola, Silverstone and Estoril. VLN, a championship series of races at the iconic 16.123-mile Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit in Germany. Phil is racing a BMW M3 and clinched his first Nordschleife victory with a SP10 class win in VLN Endurance Championship having scored two podium finishes already this season.
Date of birth: 27 March 1986
Place of birth: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK
Favourite tracks (UK): Donington Park, Silverstone GP
Favourite tracks (Europe): Spa, Istanbul
Favourite track (Outside EU): Abu Dhabi
Favourite street track: Monaco
Career Highlight: 2006 Carrera Cup Pro Am Champion, 2006 Radical SR8 Champion
Le Mans Series: Phil stays with CRS Racing in the Le Mans Series for the 2011 season, driving a GT2-spec Ferrari F430, in the new ‘LM GTE Am’.