CHAMPCAR/CART: da Matta, Toyota join Newman/Haas CART Team

Cristiano da Matta has signed a multi year contract with Newman/Haas Racing beginning with the 2001 season. The 27 year old Brazilian will join his fellow Brazilian driver, Christian Fittipaldi, as they contend for the CART ...

Cristiano da Matta has signed a multi year contract with Newman/Haas Racing beginning with the 2001 season. The 27 year old Brazilian will join his fellow Brazilian driver, Christian Fittipaldi, as they contend for the CART FedEx championship.

Newman/Haas Racing has changed manufacturers and will have Toyota power for the 2001 CART FedEx championship chase.

More details to follow.
nancys November 8, 2000

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Christian Fittipaldi , Cristiano da Matta