New York, NY – While the F2000 Championship Series has become a home for aspiring drivers looking towards the top tiers of open wheel racing, it has also become one of the most competitive playing fields in the country for veteran drivers. For 2010, Masters Class drivers have flocked to the series to race against one another and some of the best up-and-coming talent in a field of more than 30 open-wheel cars representing multiple chassis and engine combinations.
New York, NY – The F2000 Championship Series released a tentative entry list for the 2010 season, which starts just around the corner on April 9 at VIR. The entry list is highlighted by a perfect mix of seasoned veterans and aspiring racers, a trend that has become a hallmark of the F2000 Series. And, the sheer number of cars is downright impressive too, with 33 cars, and more American drivers than any other open wheel series, listed for the opening rounds in Virginia.
New York, NY – Add another car and yet another team to the opening weekend at VIR for the F2000 Championship Series. 2007 Series champion Cole Morgan returns to the F2000 Series for the first time since winning the season finale at Lime Rock Park to take his championship almost two and a half years ago. He will drive the #1 RF06 Van Diemen for a joint venture between Greisiger Motorsports and K-Hill Motorsports.
New York, NY – F2000 Championship Series drivers and teams will see an enormous amount of track time at the opening rounds of the 2010 championship at VIR, April 9-11. Six hours and 30 minutes in fact. For those that have followed the series since it’s inception in 2006, this may seem standard, for those on the outside looking in, it’s anything but standard.
New York , NY – Jonathan Scarallo will become a sophomore F2000 Championship Series driver in 2010 as the teenager recently signed with R-Sport for the full 2010 season. Scarallo will pilot the #22 Van Diemen with backing from Vredestein Tires, GroupAWheels.com and Bertil Roos Racing School. He joins R-Sport teammate Keith McCrone for the full seven-weekend, 14-race 2010 tour.
New York, NY – Jesse Yorio will be back in 2010 in a brand new Piper DF5C chassis. Joining a 30-car F2000 Championship Series field dominated by Van Diemens, with expected new cars from Radon and Ralph Firman Racing, in addition to standing entries from Citation and Mygale, the new Piper will make it a season of chassis wars in the F2000 world. Yorio, out of New York, will be back for his fourth straight season, driving under the Company Motorsports banner alongside teammate Jeff McCusker.
Montreal, Quebec – Remy Audette and Audette Racing announced today their 2010 F2000 Championship Series program for the #21 Dimension Doors Van Diemen/Zetec. The Canadian will be contesting his third season in the series, after taking a sole victory at Lime Rock Park, multiple poles, and setting numerous lap records en route to a third place finish in the standings last year. In 2008, Audette finished ninth in the standings having run just four out of seven weekends.