|For Immediate Release|
March 14, 2005 - Prospect Hill, N.C. – The engines have fired up at Velocity Motorsports as the 3-car team prepares to open the 2005 Pro Mazda Series presented by Goodyear March 15-18. Drivers John Pew, Mark Patterson and Phil Saville are ready for the 1st of eleven rounds of racing in North America’s premier open wheel support series to the American LeMans Series. More than 110,000 spectators are expected at this weeks 53rd Annual Mobil-1 12 Hours of Sebring in Florida. This is a world class stage for the Velocity Motorsports team to showcase their first class operation. Team owner Ken Erb is looking forward to the 2005 season as his silver cars begin what will be their most competitive season in the Star Mazda Championship. With the addition of race engineer Ian Macpherson and driver coach Oswaldo Negri, Velocity Motorsports expects to challenge for the Masters Series Championship with Patterson and Pew and in the Expert Series Championship with Saville.
The team begins a journey that will take them across North America plus a highly anticipated race in Montreal Canada with the Formula 1 World Championship. Make sure to follow all of the exciting race action on SPEED TV and catch up on the latest news at starmazda.com .
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