CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver: Herdez, Mario Dominguez preview


MARIO DOMINGUEZ, #55 Herdez/Lola/Ford-Cosworth/Bridgestone

Mario at Vancouver: Dominguez finished in the top ten in both his previous Champ Car races in Vancouver.

Top Five Qualifier: In just seven races, Dominguez has shattered his previous qualifying results. He qualified in the top-five on five occasions and in the top six in six of the seven races completed this season. His average starting position thus far in 2004 is 4.5. After seven races last year his average was eighth and his average at this time in 2002 was 13th.

Welcome Gevril: Herdez Competition welcomed a new associate sponsor to the team last week, Gevril, a leader in fine watches. The Gevril logo will adorn both the Herdez Competition entries the remainder of the 2004 season.

Mario on Vancouver: "Vancouver should be a good race weekend for us. I had a very fast racecar in Toronto, unfortunately I didn't get the opportunity to show it in the race, but we will definitely apply everything we learned from Toronto to our set-up in Vancouver. We have been continually developing our street circuit car all year and I think we have made big improvements. As for the city, Vancouver is one of the most beautiful cities we race in. I arrived a couple of days early just to enjoy the city, it has everything to offer and is one of my favorites for sure."


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