AMER: Palm Beach Int'l Raceway news 2009-02-10

PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY ANNOUNCES "TESTING WITH A DIFFERENCE" JUPITER, FLA. (February 10, 2009) -- Palm Beach International Raceway today announced their 2009 "Testing with a Difference," program, which provides qualified drivers...

PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY ANNOUNCES "TESTING WITH A DIFFERENCE"

JUPITER, FLA. (February 10, 2009) -- Palm Beach International Raceway today announced their 2009 "Testing with a Difference," program, which provides qualified drivers with an opportunity to take the seat in a sponsored Team PBIR Formula BMW race car.

The program offers drivers multiple test days at Palm Beach International Raceway's 2-mile Road Course The program is inclusive of Engineering, media training, public relations, promotional photo shoot, fitness "Pit Fit," and "The Facts of the Sport" from Ken Ungar.

An entry fee of $15,000 includes testing expenses, tires, fuel and seat fit.

Team PBIR will provide drivers two days of track time and orientation on Palm Beach International Raceway's Road Course. The first day includes a series of programs, then progresses to rides in a two-seater Radical Racecar with 2006 Indy Lights Champion Jay Howard then to test time in the Formula BMW car. Day Two completes the 150-miles of Road Course testing.

"Testing with a Difference" has one goal - - to build a total package driver which encompasses driving ability, team communication, public relations, professional presentation and physical fitness.

-credit: racepbir.com

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Series Formula BMW
Drivers Jay Howard