SARASOTA, FLA. (July 22, 2002) -Current Formula Ford 2000 Zetec Championship runner-up Jeffrey Jones has announced his immediate separation from Cape Motorsports.
Jones, the 20 year-old rookie, has joined Roquin Motorsports for the remainder of the season. The Greg Moore Rookie of the Year points leader, will be driving a car engineered by John Hayes, who has previously captured three championships in the Zetec Championship.
Prior to joining the Zetec Championship, Jones was a veteran of three years of European Racing. Jones drove entire seasons with series champions Haywood Racing in British and European Formula Ford, as well as British and European Formula Renault and Formula 3 champions Manor Mortorsport.
"I have enough racing experience to know when it's time to move on," said Jones who regrets leaving Cape Motorsports. "I have always admired John Hayes and look forward to working with him and Roquin Motorsports for the remainder of the season. I feel confident that this new partnership will result in a highly successful season finish. I would like to thank Roquin Mortorsports for allowing me the opportunity to race with such a fine organization."
The Formula Ford 2000 Zetec Championship season continues with Rounds Nine and Ten at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, August 10-11.