#82 MARCO CIRONE
Italian born, Marco Cirone is a great addition to the Mark Motors Race team. In 2006, Marco began racing in regional events in Ontario, before debuting in the Castrol Canadian Touring Car series co-driving with Robert Sabato. Here, Marco won eleven out of twenty-four races. The Following year, Marco competed in the Mobil1 GT series and finished second overall.
2009 saw a brief hiatus before making the big jump in 2010 to compete in the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge. Marco’s team was always running up front, achieving two podium finishes at Sebring and Road America. 2011 was a return to IMSA, but this time Marco sharpened his driving skills by competing in both the US Porsche GT3 Series, where he scored another podium finish at Road America, and the newly formed Canadian GT3 Series, where he won both races at the inaugural event held at Mosport International Raceway.
In 2012, Marco competed for the Platinum Class and overall championship in both the US and Canadian IMSA Porsche GT3 cup series. Even more impressive, Marco was the 2013 Platinum Cup Master Class Champion and finished in third place overall in the Canadian Porsche GT3 Cup series. Since then he has competed in many GT3 cup races in North America and has brought home 4 consecutive Canadian platinum cup masters championship for the Mark Motors racing team. He also holds the record for the most wins by a Masters Porsche Cup Driver in History.