Two Ex-Works Corvettes For ALMS 2005
Michael Yager has confirmed that he will be involved, as a driver,
with a two car effort in the 2005 ALMS, with ex-Pratt & Miller
Corvette C5-Rs – writes Paul Collins.
numbers 005 and 006, the former being the Fellows / O’Connell
/ Freon Sebring winner in 2003.
the cars is expected on December 15, with a full launch of the project
in the Los Angeles area “before February 12”.
Alex Figge and Alex Gurney, Michael and Blake Yager.
More details will become available in due course – team name,
tires, shakedown testing and plans beyond 2005.
Mid-America Motor Motorworks markets automotive parts and accessories
to owners of Corvettes, Porsches and classic Volkswagens. It is
expected that the race team will adopt a new name for the 2005 program.
one very positive item of ALMS news, as predicted earlier today.
Doug Fehan has recently indicated that customer cars would be running
next year, and sure enough, here's the confirmation.
This is the
only privately run C5-R so far, the Belgian SRT car, always driven
spectacularly quickly by Marc Goossens.