Scuderia Ecosse History
9 November Scuderia Ecosse embarks on its first ever GT race, the 1000kms of Le Mans. Drivers Marino Franchitti, Tim Mullen and Chris Niarchos finished the six-hour race in fourth place (NGT class).

24 March Scuderia Ecosse officially launched - The new team, led by Stewart Roden, announces its plans to contest the 2004 British GT Championship at the British F3/GT Media Day at Brands Hatch. The team runs two Ferrari 360s: A GTC for Andrew Kirkaldy and Nathan Kinch and a GT for Tim Mullen and Chris Niarchos.
3 April First British GT race - Kirkaldy and Kinch finish in 7th place.
4 April First British GT Victory - Kirkaldy and Kinch take the win after a fantastic fight through the pack from 16th place on the grid.
30 August First British GT Victory for Mullen/Niarchos - Team victory tally reaches six - The Mullen/Niarchos Ferrari 360 GT takes victory at Thruxton, followed by a win for the Kirkaldy/Kinch car in the next round on the same day.
03 October Team wins the final race of the 2004 British GT season - The last rain-soaked race of the year goes to Kirkaldy and Kinch in the Ferrari 360 GTC. The team finishes its debut season as series Runners-Up with a total of seven victories, seven pole positions and 13 fastest race laps.

13-16 January New 2005 livery launched - Scuderia Ecosse appears at Autosport International in Birmingham to unveil the new red, white and blue livery for its Ferrari 360 GTCs.
16 February Le Mans 24 Hours entry approved - It is announced that Scuderia Ecosse is entered into the 2005 Le Mans 24 Hours.
15 March Team announces 2005 plans - In 2005 Scuderia Ecosse will contest the British GT Championship, the Le Mans Endurance Series and the Le Mans 24 Hours.
03 April Kinch/Kirkaldy win opening round of British GT Championship - The Scottish duo took a dominant victory at Donington Park with a winning margin of over 40 seconds. Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen put on a great show and joined them on the podium in third spot.
18-19 June Scuderia Ecosse takes part in the 73rd running of the Le Mans 24 Hours, the greatest race of them all. Although the team doesn’t complete the race they put on a great show and gain valuable experience for next time out!
10 July Kinch and Kirkaldy finish on the podium at the Le Mans Endurance Series race at Monza with a superb second place against a competitive field of cars.
14 August Scuderia Ecosse wins the British GT Team Championship - Kinch and Kirkaldy’s second place finish in a two-hour race at Silverstone seals Championship victory for the team.
17 September Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy are crowned 2005 British GT Champions after winning the race at Mondello Park in Ireland, their ninth win of the season.
13 November Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy take a hard-fought victory in the final LMES round of the season at Istanbul. Starting from pole position the duo put in a blistering performance in the six-hour race.
December Andrew Kirkaldy receives the prestigious BRDC Silver Star in recognition of his performance in the British GT Championship. He goes on to win the Autosport British Club Driver of the Year Award, and the Ferrari Owners Club Cavallino Trophy. He was also awarded, alongside Nathan Kinch, the MSA Gold Flag, and a special award from Ferrari for winning the British GT Championship. The team also received an award from Ferrari, and were voted UK Team of the Year for the second year running by


12-15 January Scuderia Ecosse wow the crowds in the Live Action Arena at the Autosport International Show with a demonstration of live pit-stops with two Ferrari 360s.
16 April The British GT Championship season begins at Oulton Park and Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen, driving a brand new Ferrari 430, win both opening races.
06 May Andrew Kirkaldy takes pole position for the first of the year’s FIA GT Championship races at Silverstone. The Scot would go on to take an unprecedented eight out of ten poles that year.
17-18 June Scuderia Ecosse competes in the Le Mans 24 Hours for the second time. The drivers are Chris Niarchos, Tim Mullen and Andrew Kirkaldy. The Ferrari 430 goes the whole distance and becomes the first ever GT2 Ferrari to take a podium finish (third) in the Le Mans 24 Hours.
02 July Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy take the team’s first FIA GT victory at Oschersleben in Germany.
29-10 June The team completes another 24 hour race, this time getting two 430s to the finish at the Spa 24 Hours, one of which on the podium (Third for Kinch/Kirkaldy/Franchitti, Sixth for Niarchos/Mullen/Simonsen).
20 August Scuderia Ecosse takes a landslide 1-2 victory at the FIA GT round at Paul Ricard. Kinch and Kirkaldy lead Mullen and Franchitti home.
15 October Tim Mullen (partnered by Marino Franchitti for this race) takes the first FIA GT victory for Ferrari no.63 at Adria in Italy.
22 October Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen win the 2006 British GT Championship at Magny Cours after taking 10 out of 14 wins.
18 November Chris Niarchos win the final FIA GT race of the season in Dubai. The first FIA GT victory for Chris Niarchos.

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