Matsuura, Meira Signed With Panther

Posted by Iannucci | 11/06/2006 | 2 comments »
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Just posted on the Panther Racing site:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 6, 2006) – Two-time IndyCar Series champion Panther Racing announced today a partnership with Super Aguri to run former Indianapolis 500 and IndyCar Series Rookie of the Year Kosuke Matsuura during the 2007 season.

Super Aguri Panther Racing will field Matsuura in his familiar No. 55 Panasonic ARTA Honda Dallara alongside talented veteran Vitor Meira, who finished fifth in the championship standings last year. Matsuura earned both the Indy 500 and IndyCar Series Rookie of the Year honors in 2004, and has collected 17 Top Ten finishes in an Indy-car career highlighted by a personal best finish of fourth place at Kentucky Speedway during his first season.(MORE)


  1. Anonymous // November 06, 2006 10:38 PM  

    I'd like to see Panther a huge power again...

    Kosuke needs to win now....

  2. Jennifer Coomer // November 07, 2006 11:32 PM  

    Vitor and Kosuke can practice their English together.