The intrepid Curt Cavin dropped this news item at the start of today's Q&A:
Bryan Herta is back in the Indy Racing League, although not as a driver. The former CART and IndyCar Series race winner has purchased the Firestone Indy Lights equipment of Playa del Racing for his new team, Bryan Herta Racing. Interestingly, the equipment was delivered to Vision Racing's shop in Indianapolis. Herta has not named a driver, or drivers, but expect that information to be forthcoming.Recall that after being fired from AGR's ALMS effort last year, Herta resurfaced as a
Further verification (or at least some interesting reading) comes from Bryan's own site.
There are some exciting projects on the horizon and I should be able to formally announce some of them in the near future. For now, thanks for checking back and I hope you are enjoying the off season, but I’m sure you will join me in saying the 2009 season can not begin soon enough!
"Exciting projects", eh? You decide: Does he mean the Indy Lights team or does he mean he's getting back together with "Bräck" for more Sex Pistols covers?
"...IIIIIII WAAAANNNA BEEEEEE ANNNNNARRRRCHYYYYYYYYYY!"
(Photo courtesy of IndyCar.com/Ron McQueeney)