October 24, 2020

Racing legend joins Gordon Murray Automotive

Three-time Indy 500 winner Dario Franchitti takes up development role on the GMA T.50 hypercar.

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner, Dario Franchitti, has joined Gordon Murray Automotive in a development role as the British hypercar maker forges ahead with production of its recently revealed GMA T.50.

Franchitti’s role will see him take on development work of both the GMA T.50 road car as well as the T.50s track-focussed version of the 3.9-litre, naturally-aspirated V12 hypercar.

“As a passionate road car fan, it’s exciting to be involved in the development of the T.50,” said Franchitti.

“It is going to be such an incredible car. A supercar designed and engineered with no compromises. It’s also a dream come true to work with and learn from Gordon Murray who is someone I have always had the greatest admiration for, both as an engineer and a friend. I’m looking forward to working closely

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Gordon Murray Automotive signs Scottish race legend for development role

Scottish racer Dario Franchitti has joined Gordon Murray Automotive to help develop cars and act as a senior spokesperson.

The racing legend, who has won the Indy 500 three times, is set to focus on the newly developed T.50 supercar and its racing-focused relation.

The 47-year-old will also be sharing the progress of development through behind-the-scenes videos.

Gordon Murray said: “I have been a friend and admirer of Dario for many years and I am delighted that he has joined the Gordon Murray Group family.

“His role will help us to hone the T.50 as the most driver-centric supercar ever built. His skills as a driver need no introduction but his well-known appreciation of road cars is rare for a racing driver in my experience.”

Dario Franchitti added: “As a passionate road car fan, it’s exciting to be involved in the development of the T.50. It is going to be

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