Series news on Advisory Committee 2010-03-26

GIL DE FERRAN ELECTED TO ICONIC IZOD INDYCAR SERIES ADVISORY COMMITTEE ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Friday, March 26, 2010 - Gil de Ferran, co-owner of Luczo Dragon Racing/de Ferran Motorsports, was elected today to the ICONIC (Innovative, Competitive,...

GIL DE FERRAN ELECTED TO ICONIC IZOD INDYCAR SERIES ADVISORY COMMITTEE

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Friday, March 26, 2010 - Gil de Ferran, co-owner of Luczo Dragon Racing/de Ferran Motorsports, was elected today to the ICONIC (Innovative, Competitive, Open-Wheel, New, Industry-Relevant, Cost-Effective) IZOD IndyCar Series Advisory Committee.

Fellow Leaders Circle team owners elected de Ferran by a majority to serve as their representative on the advisory committee, which will include individuals from key fields of the open-wheel racing industry tasked with reviewing, researching and recommending a future IZOD IndyCar Series chassis and engine platform to the Indy Racing League.

In addition to de Ferran representing team owners, the advisory board will include a league representative, an engine expert, a marketer/promoter and a racing engineer. The committee will be chaired by retired Air Force Gen. William R. Looney III.

The remaining committee members will be selected by Indy Racing League CEO Randy Bernard. Full appointments to the advisory committee will be announced next week.

-source: irl

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Gil de Ferran
Teams Dragon Racing