|For Immediate Release - July 22, 2005|
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Velocity Motorsports Team Additions for the Star Mazda Series
Prospect Hill, NC - Ken Erb, owner of the Velocity Motorsports Star Mazda team, is pleased to announce some new additions to the team. Keith Mellick has joined the team as Director of Race Operations. Mellick has worked with the Star Mazda factory team and recently attended the latest rounds of the Star Mazda Championship with the team. Mellick’s Star Mazda experience includes chief mechanic for the factory team, production manager, shock technician, R & D supervisor, test driver and series technical support.
Also joining the team is Roger Kosik formerly of the Team Bucknum Star Mazda team. Kosik was the lead mechanic on the team’s sports car program and the Star Mazda race cars. Kosik will be lead mechanic on Phil Saville’s Formula-Mazda. “I am really excited by this latest development and know that adding Keith and Roger to the already existing team of Lucas, Dave, Kirstie, Ozz and Ian gives us a tremendous opportunity for success,” said Erb. Follow all of the latest racing news on drivers; Mark Patterson #73, Phil Saville #74 and John Pew #75 at www.burrismotorsport.com . The team’s next race in the Star Mazda Series presented by Goodyear is Saturday, July 30th, in Portland, Oregon.