Pirelli Becomes Official Tire for the Challenge Club Racing Series

By Community | February 28, 2013

Pirelli Tire North America has been selected as the Official Tire for the Challenge Club Racing series.

“We are pleased to begin this relationship with Challenge Club Racing as it is a fitting addition to our portfolio of premium racing programs in North America and a natural extension of engaging with Ferrari enthusiasts”, ailment said Rafael Navarro, anabolics Vice President of Communications, Media Relations and Motorsports. “Pirelli is involved in over 250 diverse motorsport series around the world, supplying over 720,000 tires for all of these motorsport activities this year. Supplying Challenge Club Racing demonstrates our commitment to growth and emphasizes that we are the tire manufacturer that is most involved in motorsport at both national and international levels all over the world.”

Challenge Club Racing is a series built from one of the largest groups of Ferrari racing privateers in the United Sates. Ferrari owners are given the opportunity to enjoy the best tracks while sharing both competition and social aspects of the series with fellow Ferrari owners.

“Partnering with Pirelli gives our drivers the ability to race at the highest level,” said John Houghtaling, President and Founder of Challenge Club Racing. “Pirelli is internationally recognized and their involvement with Challenge Club Racing will showcase our series to a diverse audience of racing enthusiasts.” 

Challenge Club Racing will open its season in conjunction with the American Le Mans (ALMS) 12 Hours of Sebring event.