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Brumbaugh Races With Team Lexus COLUMBIA, SC -- (October 26, 2004) --Andy Brumbaugh will compete with Team Lexus in the Sport Touring class of the Grand Am Cup at the Lexus Grand American Champions Weekend at California Speedway in Fontana, CA...

Brumbaugh Races With Team Lexus

COLUMBIA, SC -- (October 26, 2004) --Andy Brumbaugh will compete with Team Lexus in the Sport Touring class of the Grand Am Cup at the Lexus Grand American Champions Weekend at California Speedway in Fontana, CA October 29-30. This marks Brumbaugh's sixth consecutive start in the Grand Am Cup with Team Lexus after competing at Mt. Tremblant in a GS class car. Team Lexus has entered three cars in this season finale event. Brumbaugh will drive the Lexus IS300 car #0.

Brumbaugh is a former Southern California resident and took his first formative laps in a racing kart in nearby Riverside, CA. This event will mark Andy's first auto race in his former home state.

"I am very grateful for the opportunity to be with Team Lexus this year," said Brumbaugh. "This has been a great experience and hopefully we will end the season on a high note and get ready for next year."

"I am very pleased with the Andy's development with us this year. It is a big change going from professional formula cars to street based sports cars and Andy has adapted extremely well," said Team Manager Chuck Goldsborough. "I think Andy has shown he belongs and has a bright future in Grand Am racing."

Away from Grand Am competition Andy is a student at the University of South Carolina as well as an active driver coach and instructor. He also competes in vintage racing.

-www.andybrumbaugh.com

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Series Grand-Am
Drivers Chuck Goldsborough , Andy Brumbaugh