Ford Performance returns to defend their win at the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours race. This year marks the 50 year anniversary of Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt’s All-American win in their Ford GT40 Mk. IV. Ford is back with 4 cars, the almighty Ford GT as part of Ford Chip Ganassi Racing. MenStyleFashion was given exclusive access to the Ford teams at Le Mans and we managed to interview 5 of its drivers.
Dirk Müller Driver of Car 68
Dirk Müller (age 41) from Germany won Le Mans 24 hours in 2016 in the Ford GT with his team mates Sébastien Bourdais and Joey Hand. Listen to what he has to say.
Harry Ticknell Driver of Car 67
British racing driver Harry Ticknell (age 25) won his first Le Mans in the LMP2 class in 2014 with Jota Sport.
Olivier Pla Driver of Car 66
French racing driver Olivier Pla (age 35) best result at Le Mans 24 hours was a 2nd position in the LMP2 class for OAK racing in 2013.
Pipo Derani Driver of Car 67
Young Brazilian racing driver Pipo Derani (age 23) best result at Le Mans 24 hours was a 4th place finish in the LMP2 class in 2015.
Andy Priaulx Driver of Car 67
Guernsey racing driver Andy Priaulx (age 42) came 5th last year with the Ford GT.