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DEC 2, 2015

VIDEO SERIES: Meet The Ford Performance IMSA GT Drivers: Richard Westbrook

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Following a promising karting and single-seater career, Richard Westbrook (above left), of England, United Kingdom, switched to GT racing and later moved on to sign a factory contract deal with Porsche. In 2009, Westbrook won the FIA GT2 Championship. In 2011, he signed with Chevrolet as a factory driver and spent the next five years driving for the manufacturer as part of both their GT and prototype programs. Westbrook has recorded eight wins, including the 2013 12 Hours of Sebring, the 2014 and 2015 Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen, and eight poles over his nine-year sports car career.