Cutting his teeth in the world of sportscar racing in the high horsepower tube frames of the Grand American Rolex series, World Challenge GT series and the Grand Am Cup series Eric Curran has recently proved his driving prowess behind the wheel of any race car front or rear wheel drive. In the last five years of professional driving Eric has produced 12 wins, eight poles, and 26 top five finishes in Rolex, Grand Am Cup, and World Challenge GT and Touring car.
ERIC CURRAN www.ericcurran.com
Born June 8, 1975. Eric lives in Easthampton, Mass. and owns an independent Volvo dealership in Hadley Mass.
Eric enjoys racing cars, go karting and driver coaching.
He drives a 07 BMW 335i Coupe on the street and his favorite track is Lime Rock Park in Connecticut.
-Eric is now racing two General Motors products in two different racing series. He has continued in the Grand Am Cup ST series in the Georgian Bay Motorsports SCADAPack Chevrolet Cobalt SS. Eric and Jamie Holtom will continue their Championship charge in 2007, after coming so close in 2006.
-Eric has signed a deal with Sonny Whelen to drive the Whelen Motorsports #30 Chevrolet Corvette in the SPEED World Challenge GT series. Together Sonny and Eric will aim for a championship win.
- Eric Joined the Georgian Bay Motorsports Chevrolet Cobalt SS team in the Grand-Am Cup series ST class with co-driver Jamie Holtom. Together Eric and Jamie had two poles, won four of the ten Grand Am Cup races in 2006 and lead the championship for the first half of the season before having mechanical difficulties in the later part of the season. Eric still managed to finish third in the drivers championship for 2006.
-Eric returns to the SPEED World Challenge Touring car championship in RealTime Racing's Acura RSX for the full season teamed Peter Cunningham, Pierre Kleinubing, Brandon Davis and Nick Esayian. Eric finished the year with two poles, one win, seven top fives and a fifth place finish in the drivers championship after helping Acura win the manufactures championship.
- Eric Joins RealTime Racing's factory Acura team for the SPEED World Challenge Touring series season, teamed with Peter Cunningham and Pierre Kleinubing. Eric scored his first Touring car win on the streets of Denver, finished second at Portland International Raceway, third at Lime Rock, and recorded five additional top-10 finishes to end the season fifth in the drivers Championship.
- Eric re-joins the Bill Fenton Motorsports Acura RSX-S team for Grand-Am Cup ST competition. Eric qualified on the pole at California Speedway and Watkins Glen. Eric and co-driver Bob Endicott took the Daytona ST class win, finished second at Laguna Seca, third at Mid-Ohio, and fourth at Three Rivers.