Wednesday, October 12, 2011

De Ferran joins V8 All Stars lineup Down Under

Retired Two-time CART Champion and 2003 Indy 500 winner Gil De Ferran has been announced as Lucas di Grassi’s  replacement and will co-drive Jonathan Webb’s Ford Falcon for the forthcoming Surfers Paradise V8 Supercars ‘Enduro event - which will see all of the Penske & Ganassi ‘Boyz, plus ‘TAG (Alex Tagliani) and Dan Wheldon compete in. Not to mention some ex-Formula 1 drivers like “Heinz 57” (Heinz Harald Frentzen) and Mika Salo to name a few, along with Grand Am’s perennial DP Champion Scott ‘Scooter Pruett.

And watching the Bathurst 1000 it was noted that the Gold Coast race will be shown live on SPEED - check your local listings for upcoming Showtime Saturday October 22nd...