TEAM OWNER, BARRY GREEN on today's tragic loss of Champ Car driver Gonzalo Rodriguez at Laguna Seca Raceway:

"On behalf of all members of Team KOOL Green, I'd like to express our condolences to the Rodriguez family and members of Team Penske on the tragic loss of Gonzalo Rodriguez in a practice crash during preparations for Sunday 's CART Champ Car race at Laguna Seca Raceway. In truth, their loss is our loss. Rest assured that this fine young man will not be forgotten."