Philip Creighton Motorsport, Ltd. - Motorsport Racing Fabrication, Parts, Repair and Track Support - Alpharetta, GA
Philip Creighton Motorsport has been competing for several years and is based at a state-of-the-art shop in Alpharetta, GA. We bring extensive engineering knowledge and the capability to take on almost any racing project from complete program management to simple scaling and alignment.
Philip Creighton Motorsport includes very experienced and highly motivated members that ensure impeccable car preparation and excellent track support. Amongst all of us, we have a huge level of experience and knowledge of professional racing in several different Series, both Formula and Sports Cars, in both Oval and Road Racing, in both sprints and endurance races and winning records. We also have experience behind the steering wheel, to better understand the driver perspective.
Phil Creighton, team owner, was born and raised in the UK and has been living and working in Atlanta area for several years. He earned a Degree in Mechanical Engineering at Loughborough College specializing in Motor Vehicle Technology. Phil worked as Team Manager/Engineer/Owner in IMSA, ALMS, Grand-Am, USRRC and Camel Light and he is a former IMSA Mechanic of the Year, having run several sports car projects over the years and competed against the best in racing, achieving great results, such as the class win at the 12 Hours of Sebring and at the Petite Le Mans. He also has an extensive experience in formula car competition, having been leading teams in Indy Lights, FF 1600, FF 2000 and SCCA with extensive experience in the retail racing parts business and is the former Tatuus US Importer.
He is currently on the Board of Directors of the SCCA and SCCA Pro Racing, after serving for several years as member and Chairman of SCCA Competition Board and Formula Advisory Committee. Phil is a speaker at several functions is an SAE and IMI (Institute of the Motor Industry) member.
Rossella Manfrinato, Team Manager / Engineer, was born and raised in Italy where she developed her passion for racing. She has a Degree in Mechanical Engineering at University of Milan (Polytechnic), Italy, specializing in Vehicle Dynamic and wrote “Identification of damping and stiffness parameters of a motor racing car” while at College.
Rossella has been involved in racing for many years as an engineer and a driver. She worked in IRL, Indy Lights, FF 2000, ALMS, F. Star Mazda, Grand-Am, International F.3000, F.Renault, SCCA, USRRC, FTR with Crew Chief/ Engineer duties as well as Team Manager and Data Acquisition. She worked for both Teams and manufacturers such as Dallara and Tatuus, gaining a wide range of experience.
As a driver, Rossella competed with a FF2000 in the SCCA South East Division winning the 2007 and 2008 National Division Championship as well as the 2008 South Atlantic Road Racing Championship, with several wins, podiums, lap records and pole positions on the way! She also ran a C Sport Racer car in SCCA National competition, winning the Pegasus Passing Award at the Mid-Ohio Runoffs. She tested an Infinity Pro Series car at Texas Motor Speedway with Nunn Motorsports and Passed the Rookie Test. She also tested an American Le Mans Series GT Corvette and holds an Accus License.
Rossella attended several Motor racing functions such as Lyn St. James annual “Women in the Winners Circle” Event held at Indianapolis, Autosport Radio The Budweiser Show with Don Kay, SAE Convention “Women in Motorsport” as featured speaker.
Philip Creighton Motorsport, Ltd.
Phone: 678.366.2100 | Fax: 678.366.2101
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