Hyundai Motorsports announces its complete Driver's Line-Up for Fontana
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC - Hyundai Motorsports today announces that young sensation, Justin Marks, will be completing the driver's line-up for the next Grand-Am race, that will be held in California, from March 21 to 24. In doing so, the talented driver become the sixth driver of the Hyundai Motorsports team and joins Mark Craig, Michael Ciasulli, Wade Gaughran, Steven Gorriaran and Chris Guerrieri.
In 2001, Justin Marks successfully competed in the Speedvision World Challenge Series, finishing second in the rookie standings.
Commenting on Marks' signing, Mark Craig, co-owner & driver of Hyundai Motorsports, said, " We are very excited to have him as a driver. Justin will be a tremendous asset to the team. He has a great deal of talent. We'll be a serious contender in Fontana."
"I am really glad to join Hyundai Motorsports. The competition in the Grand-Am Street Stock Series rivals that of any other professional series in the world and provides some of the most exciting road racing anywhere. I look forward to achieving success with Key Motorsports/Hyundai Motorsport" declared Justin.
It will be the first time a Grand-Am race will be run on this track. 2002 will mark the first year of racing on the California Speedway road course.
2001: First season of Pro racing. Finished 16th in GT class at 24 Hours of Daytona. Competed in the Speedvision World Challenge GT, finishing tenth in the final standings and second in the rookie title. Best finish: 7th in Laguna Seca.
2000: First season of road racing in SCCA ITC. 7 poles, 7 top-5's in 12 starts. Also competed in FF2000 in SCCA national events. Started World Challenge events Laguna, LV, and San Diego in Touring. 11th at San Diego.
1999: Competed in late model stockcars (first season of racing)
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