CHAMPCAR/CART: Robby Gordon To Run His Own Team

Robby Gordon's manager, Mike Heald, has confirmed that Gordon will run his own CART team next year and did not refute suggestions that leading IRL team owner John Menard will be Gordon's partner in the new team. "Some very good things are ...

Robby Gordon's manager, Mike Heald, has confirmed that Gordon will run his own CART team next year and did not refute suggestions that leading IRL team owner John Menard will be Gordon's partner in the new team. "Some very good things are developing," Heald said last weekend. "We're very hopeful." Gordon will be the only driver for Team Gordon and will race Toyota-powered Swifts next year.

This year Gordon has been Max Papis' team mate at Arcerio-Wells taking over for the retired Hiro Matsushita. Previously he had been a driver for Derrike Walker's team before taking a year off to run int he NASCAR Winston Cup series.

Source: MRN

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Robby Gordon , Max Papis