- Down To One For Now
The Austrian RaceAlliance team has announced its parting of the
ways with Frank Diefenbacher.
dramatic incident at the Silverstone FIA GT race, where the team's
two Aston Martin DBR9s got together right at the start, with Diefenbacher’s
race over right there and then, the German’s position within
the team was not helped by the fact that the damage to the two Astons
Martins was greater than initially assumed. Now the team has made
it known that Diefenbacher’s sponsor has failed to meet his
financial commitments. According to the team’s statement,
legal action will also be taken against the former World Touring
Car Championship driver.
This means that
only the Red Bull Aston of Karl Wendlinger / Philipp Peter will
at the next FIA GT race in Brno on May 27/28, ironically the team’s
unofficial home race, on the track closest to Austria.