Czech News – Janis And Enge
With Race Alliance
Jarek Janis made a huge impression during the 2006 FIA GT Championship
– mainly in the Zakspeed Saleen. But after one race in the
RaceAlliance Aston Martin, the last one at Dubai, he’ll remain
with that team for 2007.
It seems likely
that RaceAlliance will race both of its DBR9s next year, but that
is unconfirmed. Philipp Peter and Karl Wendlinger were regulars
in #33 DBR9 throughout 2006.
For SAMAX Riley At Daytona
Tomáš Enge will extend his record of starts in major
endurance races and will race at the Rolex 24 late next month.
he will race for Peter Baron’s SAMAX team, in a Riley Pontiac.
The Czech driver
tested the car at Homestead-Miami last weekend, as already reported.
were concluded very quickly between Enge’s manager Antonín
Charouz and Peter Baron. Enge will test the car again at the test
days early in January.
after the test that Daytona was missing in my collection of prestigious
hour endurance races and would like add this race,” said Enge.
“Now this wish comes true. I don’t want to speak about
the exact target (for the race), because the line-ups for the two
cars are not complete: I will know more after testing in January.”
is for Tomas a new series, but he knows American races and I believe
that Daytona will confirm his good name,” said his manager.
is just for Daytona, but other Grand-Am events haven’t been
ruled out. Here he is talking to Marc Goossens (who occasionally
drove for SAMAX last year) at Homestead (below).