Luca Filippi
Luca  Filippi
CFH Racing
Luca Filippi
Career stats
Verizon IndyCar Series
Indy 500 Wins
Total Poles
Race Wins
Aug 9, 1985
20 Italian National Flag
Savigliano, Italy
Savigliano, Italy
Luca Filippi started racing in the GP2 Series in 2006. In only his second year, he finished fourth in the championship and was chosen as a Formula One test driver by Honda F1. Two years later, he finished fifth in the championship and then went on to earn second place in the GP2 Asia Series in 2010.

In 2011, he finished second in both the GP2 Series (with three wins and four podiums) and the Auto GP (with one win and six podiums). He made his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in 2013.
2015 Verizon IndyCar Series 10 0 0 1 4 2 8
2014 Verizon IndyCar Series 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
2013 Verizon IndyCar Series 4 0 0 0 1 0 3
Total 18 0 0 1 5 2 13

* Under INDYCAR sanction

** Includes all poles, including those awarded based on entrant points

RAF = Running at Finish

CFH Racing

Led by co-owners Ed Carpenter, Sarah Fisher and Wink Hartman, CFH Racing was formed in August 2014 by the integration of Ed Carpenter Racing and Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing.

In 2014, Ed Carpenter Racing won three races (Long Beach and Toronto with Mike Conway driving and Texas with Carpenter at the wheel). Josef Newgarden, the 2011 Indy Lights champion, drove the SFH Racing car to front-row starting positions at Texas, Mid-Ohio, Sonoma and Fontana and placed second in the Iowa event in the No. 67 entry. He also finished second at Baltimore in 2013. Luca Filippi will drive the road and street course races in the No. 20 car for 2015.

First Start
August 4, 2013

Verizon IndyCar Series Highlights

  • 2014
    • Competed in four races for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.
    • Recorded best finish of 15th at Houston 2.
    • Qualified series-high fourth at Houston 1.
  • 2013
    • Competed in four races in Barracuda Racing car for Bryan Herta Autosport.
    • Recorded best qualifying position (eighth) and finish (10th) at Houston 1.
    • Was running at the finish in three races.

Luca's Road To Indy

  • 2013
    • Finished fourth in the Super GT Class of International GT Open with four wins in nine starts.
    • Swept doubleheader at Paul Ricard and won at Nurburgring and Jerez.
  • 2012
    • Competed in final two rounds of GP2 Series for Scuderia Coloni, winning the feature race at Monza and winning the pole at Singapore.
    • Finished 16th in the point standings despite competing in three of the 24 races.
    • Won Aston Martin Le Mans Festival from pole.
  • 2011
    • Finished second in GP2 Series driving for Super Nova and Coloni, scoring three wins.
    • Finished second in the Auto GP Championship for Super Nova with a win and six podium finishes.
  • 2010
    • Made 10 starts in GP2 with Super Nova Racing.
    • Finished fifth in the Auto GP championship with two wins.
    • Finished second in the GP2 Asia championship with one win.
  • 2009
    • Finished fifth in GP2 Series championship with a win.
  • 2008
    • Competed in GP2 and GP2 Asia.
    • Served as test driver for Honda Racing Formula One team.
  • 2007
    • Finished fourth in GP2 Series with a win.
    • Served as test driver for both Honda and Super Aguri in Formula One.
  • 2006
    • Competed as a rookie in GP2 Series for FMS International and BCN Competicion.
  • 2005
    • Served as a test driver for the Minardi Formula One team.
    • Won the Italian F3000 Championship for Fisichella Motorsports with four wins and four poles in eight starts.
  • 2004
    • Competed in Formula Renault Euro Cup and Euro 3000 events.
    • Finished third in Italian Formula Renault 2.0 with seven podium finishes.
  • 2003
    • Competed in Formula Renault 2.0 in Italy and the UK.
    • Competed in Formula Renault Euro Cup races.
  • Early Career
    • Began career at karting level at age 8.
    • Won Astra e Autosprint cercano piloti competition and earned a season in Mazda MX-5 Cup, where he earned a win and two podium finishes.