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11/27/2006 - News Update
2005 Star Mazda Masters Series Champion John Pew began his 2006 racing season with high hopes for the year.
His plans were to defend his championship with Velocity Motorsports and compete on a limited schedule in the
Rolex Sports Car Series.
 
  09/22/2006 - Ricky Taylor to Sub for Pew at Road Atlanta
John Pew will not be able to defend his championship this season due to a recurring shoulder injury that has hampered his racing for the last two events. At Road America, Pew arrived with an aggravated shoulder injury that has bothered
him since mid-season.
 
 
09/02/2006 - Mosport Report
I arrived Tuesday night at Mosport with an injured shoulder and I was not sure if I would drive at all. My shoulder has been bothering my all summer while racing, but it usually only started to hurt after the last day and would get better between race weekends.
 
 
08/06/2006 - Back to Canada
Trois-Rivieres is one of Star Mazda's best venues of the year. It's a fun track and the fans are unbelievable. The race started well for me as I got around some cars and a crash on the first lap. It continued to go well for 23 laps.
 
 
07/22/2006 - Report from Portland
What was going to be a great qualifying run was cut short and put me towards the back with an engine problem. This was my worst qualifying position in my entire Mazda career. 30th out of 33. The Velocity team found the engine problem and I was getting psyched for a run towards the front.
 
 
07/15/2006 - Learning the new Miller Track
I am fairly happy with the result at Miller Motorsports Park considering the poor qualifying we had. An engine and clutch glitch showed up in qualifying which relegated us to the 24th spot on the grid for the start.
 
 
06/30/2006 - Pew Recounts Montreal Start
I want to thank everyone that called or emailed me and also to let everyone else know that I am fine. I had a great start and by turn 4 felt great and was thinking that a great race was going to unfold, but that was not to be....VIDEO
 
 
05/20/2006 - Velocity Motorsports race through the streets of Houston*
Fresh off a successful test at the newly paved Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course the Velocity Motorsports team arrived in Houston. The scene was a street race around the Reliant Stadium Park.
 
 
04/20/2006 - Pew and Gomez Continue to Test in Championship Form*
04/20/2006 - The Velocity Motorsports team continues to test its drivers and Star-Mazda cars in pursuit of the Star-Mazda Championship. With this goal, the team returned to the Carolina Motorsports Park to focus on setups for the upcoming street race in Houston, Texas.
 
 
03/17/2006 - Class Win at Sebring Season Opener
With one round complete, Bonilla holds both the overall and Expert Series points lead for drivers aged 30-44. In the Masters Series for drivers aged 45 and older, defending champion John Pew finished at the top of the class, running as high as fifth before finishing twelfth overall - race report from starmazda.com
 
 
01/16/2006 - Winter Testing with Velocity Motorsports in Sebring, Florida * - Prospect Hill, NC- The Velocity Motorsports team recently completed a very successful test in Sebring, Florida. This was a test for teams competing in several formula car series. Several of the top Star-Mazda teams from the 2005 season were present for the test. Returning to the team for the test was 2005 Star Mazda Masters Champion John Pew.
 
 
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