Ed Brown (racing driver)

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Ed Brown (born 1963) is an American race car driver in the United SportsCar Championship.

Racing career[edit]

He was the overall winner at the 2016 24 Hours of Daytona and the 2016 12 Hours of Sebring, both for Tequila Patrón ESM.[1][2]

Brown also competed in the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans and the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans.[3]

24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2015 United States Extreme Speed Motorsports United States Johannes van Overbeek
United States Jon Fogarty
Ligier JS P2-Honda LMP2 339 15th 7th
2016 United States Extreme Speed Motorsports United States Scott Sharp
United States Johannes van Overbeek
Ligier JS P2-Nissan LMP2 341 16th 10th

WeatherTech SportsCar Championship results[edit]

(key)(Races in bold indicate pole position, Results are overall/class)

Year Team Make Engine Class 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Rank Points
2014 Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD ARX-03b Honda HR28TT 2.8 L V6 Turbo P DAY
7
SIR
5
LBH
5
LS
1
DET
7
WGL
11
MSP
7
IMS
7
ELK
8
COA
4
PET 8th 262
2015 Tequila Patrón ESM HPD ARX-04b[N 1]
HPD ARX-03b[N 2]
Honda HR28TT 2.8 L V6 Turbo P DAY
14
SIR
8
LBH LS DET WGL MSP ELK COA PET 22nd 42
2016 Tequila Patrón ESM Ligier JS P2 Honda HR35TT 3.5 L V6 Turbo P DAY
1
SIR
1
LBH LS DET WGL MSP ELK COA PET 19th 72
2017 Tequila Patrón ESM Nissan Onroak DPi Nissan 3.8 L Turbo V6 P DAY
7
SEB
10
LBH
9
COA
5
DET
7
WGL MSP ELK LS PET 14th 117
  1. ^ Round 1.
  2. ^ Round 2.

Business career[edit]

He is president and CEO of Patrón and founder of Extreme Speed Motorsports, the race team he drives for that is sponsored by Patrón.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Honda, Ligier, ESM win Rolex 24 at Daytona". Autoweek.com. 2016-01-31. Retrieved 2017-02-03. 
  2. ^ AP (2016-03-20). "Tequila Patron ESM wins 12 Hours of Sebring". Usatoday.com. Retrieved 2017-02-03. 
  3. ^ Matt (2016-06-13). "24 Hours of Le Mans Preview: Tequila Patrón ESM". Nasportscar.com. Retrieved 2017-02-03. 
  4. ^ "Patron Spirits CEO Ed Brown Doubles As Company's Car Racing Champion". Forbes.com. Retrieved 2017-02-03. 

External links[edit]

  • Ed Brown driver statistics at Racing-Reference