HERDEZ/PAYTON-COYNE RACING PRESS RELEASE No. 149 MICHEL JOURDAIN JR., CAR ...
HERDEZ/PAYTON-COYNE RACING PRESS RELEASE No. 149 MICHEL JOURDAIN JR., CAR #19 SATURDAY,AUGUST 21,1999 FORD-COSWORTH/LOLA/FIRESTONE ROUND 15, CHICAGO
JOURDAIN JR. QUALIFIES 20th IN CHICAGO
Herdez backed driver Michel Jourdain Jr. took 20th grid position for the Target Grand Prix Presented by Shell, turning a lap of 23.697 seconds at 156.324 Mph.
Michel Jourdain Jr., Car #19 Herdez/Payton-Coyne Racing Team: "The car is a little bit better, but it's still loose entering the corners. At the middle it pushes and it is loose on exit."
Antonio Marron, Motorsports Director of the Herdez/Payton-Coyne Racing Team: "Michel (Jourdain Jr.) qualified with his fastest lap of the whole weekend. This shows some improvement and I hope for the race we can be competitive."