Top 10 Achievements of Gil de Ferran in his whole life.


Gil de Ferran's consecutive IndyCar championships in 2000 and 2001 showcased his dominance in American open-wheel racing, solidifying his status as a top-tier driver.

Indianapolis 500

Winning the prestigious Indianapolis 500 in 2003 marked a pinnacle achievement in de Ferran's career, securing a place in the history of American motorsports.

Fastest Lap at

De Ferran set the fastest lap in the history of the Indianapolis 500 during his victorious race in 2003, demonstrating exceptional speed and skill.

Le Mans 24 Hours

Achieving success at the iconic Le Mans 24 Hours, de Ferran won in the LMP2 class in 2009, showcasing his adaptability in endurance racing.


De Ferran's victory in the International Formula 3000 championship in 1992 marked a significant milestone in his career, foreshadowing his future success.

Transition to Sports 

Successfully transitioning to sports car racing in 2004, de Ferran showcased his versatility and continued to excel in various racing disciplines.

Role as a Team

Post-retirement, de Ferran's achievements extended to team ownership and management, guiding teams to success in different racing series.

Technical Contributions

Known for his technical acumen, de Ferran's contributions to the development of race cars influenced advancements in racing technology.


Gil de Ferran's mentorship role and involvement in the development of young racing talents contributed to the growth of the sport.

Enduring Impact

Beyond individual achievements, de Ferran's enduring legacy in motorsports is marked by his impact on the racing community and the inspiration he continues to provide to aspiring racers worldwide.