Season Recap Blog 4: Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

  Most drivers dream of the day they can share the same track with the most elite racing series in the world, Formula 1. This year David Ostella got a taste of that dream when he took to Circuit Gilles Villeneuve for Grand Prix Du Canada. As one of the supporting series for the circuit’s […]

The Trials of Porsche Boot Camp

Porsche ended 2013 by honoring all of their champions from each series around the globe in Weissach, Germany, including David Ostella. While abroad, the Canadian was also offered the chance to go through Porsche’s physical checkup, a fitness test each factory driver endures. The boot-camp-style physical was a challenge for the 22-year-old, but one that […]

Season Recap Blog 3: Lime Rock

David Ostella’s third race of the season landed him back in the American Le Mans Series paddock, this time at Lime Rock for the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix. It was the 22-year-old’s second look at the series, but his first time racing a Porsche in the GTC class within the larger field. It […]

Season Recap Blog 2: Victoria Day Speedfest

David Ostella made his debut in the Ultra 94 GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin Series in late May at the first race of the 2013 season, the Victoria Day Speedfest at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (Mosport). Ostella benefited from being at a track he knew like the back of his hand, but he had […]

Season Recap Blog: Sebring

The 2013 season was a big year for David Ostella. The Canadian made the switch from open-wheel to sports car racing seamlessly with a win at the season opening 12 Hours of Sebring and never looked back. After catching the “Porsche bug” he spent the season dominating the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada […]