Daytona, 24 January – Scott Tucker (Boardwalk Ferrari) was the winner of the first race of the season in the North American Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli series. Having started from the third row, Tucker came out on top after a very close fight with the Mexican, Ricardo Perez (Ferrari of Houston) which went on almost all race long. The third step of the podium featured the Colombian Carlos Gomez (The Auto Gallery.) In the Coppa Shell, Jon Becker (Ferrari of Beverley Hills) was the clear victor, starting from pole position and keeping the lead all the way to the chequered flag. The other two podium positions went to Chris Ruud (Ferrari of Beverley Hills) and Ugo Colombo (The Collection.)
The second race takes place tomorrow morning at 9.45 local time.