Candia, NH - GTP Motorsports, a long-time F2000 Championship Series team, has confirmed a five-car effort for 2010 highlighted by the new Radon chassis. GTP will field 2009 Masters Class champion Tom Fatur, alongside Watkins Glen winner Phil Lombardi in Radon-equipped Van Diemens. Peter Gonzalez and Blake Teeter will contest the full season in brand new Radon Rn-10 cars, while Paul Farmer completes the five car lineup in a Mygale.
New York, NY – SMR Motorsports announced today the formation of a new two car F2000 Championship Series team. SMR took delivery of two Van Diemens in 2009 and is vigorously preparing to contest the full 2010 schedule. 24-year old American Timothy Paul will drive the team’s #06 CellMark Paper Van Diemen/Zetec. Paul moves to the F2000 Series after years of success in sprint car and midget racing.
Miami, FL – Victor Carbone will become a second-year F2000 Championship Series driver as the young Brazilian recently signed with Alegra Motorsports for the 2010 season. The 2009 season saw Carbone and the Alegra squad move up the grid every weekend, logging a best finish of fourth during the final round of the year at Mid-Ohio. Carbone is an early favorite for the 2010 series title.
Lindenhurst, NY - Group-A Racing is pleased to announce a prize package for drivers that race with them in the F2000 Championship Series. The prize is presented by the team’s primary sponsor: Auto Trend Tire & Wheel Company.
Lee, NH (December 22, 2009) - The first images of an innovative new F2000 car, the Radon Rn.10, were released today. At least four cars have been sold and will contest the 2010 F2000 Championship Series season, which begins in April at VIR.
Sharon, CT – For the 2010 season the aspiring drivers of the F2000 Championship Series will continue to be under consideration for prestigious Team USA Scholarships. The program provides end-of-season opportunities at the Formula Ford Festival and Walter Hayes Trophy events in England for talented American drivers rising through the ranks of the open wheel ladder system. Drivers also enjoy a number of opportunities to visit manufactures and teams, including Lola Cars and the McLaren Technical Centre. F2000 Series champion Chris Miller and rookie of the year Benjamin Searcy were among the 2009 nominees.
Sharon CT - Legendary race-car designer Ralph Firman is set to be a new chassis supplier for the F2000 Championship Series in 2010. The new RFR F2000 chassis is in the final phases of production, with potential teams set to take delivery sometime in March. The project has been under-wraps since summer.