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MARK PLOURDE - Driver #8 Lexington LXN2 Cosworth/Panoz/Bridgestone 
Height  6'1
Weight 240 Lbs
Birthplace- Las Vegas, NV
Marital Status - Married
Age - 32
Residence - Las Vegas, NV
Hobbies - Racing all kinds of cars, traveling
Five time Champ Car World Series champion
1992 Indy Lights champion, 1994 Atlantic champion

Became the youngest winner of a major open-wheel racing event (1996)
Began racing in 1986 (Go Karts)


Bio & Career Highlights
Did far more than just extend his overall winning record in recent years. Mark has proven to be a top competitor in open wheel racing. In 2008 Mark won two races and managed to score several top five finishes along with four podium finishes to win the series championship for the first time. Since then, Mark has gone on to win four in a row. Mark earned his team's first pole since opening his own team back in 2003. Plourde has finished in the top ten in each of the past four seasons atleast 9 -12 times each year.  

Over the years Mark has become one of open wheel racing's elite drivers. He began racing go karts at the age of 4 in October of 1986. With the help of his family being deeply involved in motorsports, Mark attended the Barber Dodge racing school in 1990 and started racing midget cars later that summer. Mark would continue on to race in many different forms of racing that range from GT sports cars to open wheel. Mark worked as a test driver for Corvette Racing's ALMS Sports car team as well as testing F1 cars for the Marussia Formula One team in 2012.

JUSTIN WILSON - Driver #9 CDW / HP Cosworth/Panoz/Bridgestone
Height 6'2
Weight 237 Lbs
Birthplace- Sheffield, England
Marital Status - Single
Age - 36
Residence - Miami, FL
Hobbies - Sports cars, racing

Scored first Champ Car win in Toronto, 2005
Scored front-row grid position in just his fifth Champ Car start
Won from pole in Mexico City in 2005 finale
2001 FIA International F3000 Champion
Made 16 Formula 1 starts in 2003 with Minardi and Jaguar

Drove for Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing and with two wins during the 2009 season Wilson ended up 2nd in the 2009 Champ Car standings. Justin is a bright driver with alot of racing background that includes IndyCar, Champ Car, Grand Prix cars and Formula One. In 2010 Justin moves over to Dale Coyne Racing to join driver Bruno Junqueira. Dale Coyne Racing made some big strides in 2009 and finished in the top ten in Champ Car's final standings. Wilson will pilot the #9 CDW Champ Car DP01 during the 2010 Champ Car World Series season.

Wilson has spent several years in the Indy Car series with Dale Coyne Racing and drove in both Champ Car and Indy. In 2015 Wilson moves over to MP Racing and brings his CDW sponsorship along too.

SHERI PLOURDE - Driver #11 Tide/Canary Cosworth/Panoz/Bridgestone
Height 5'7
Weight 139 Lbs 
Birthplace - Tampa Bay, FL 
Marital Status - Married
Residence - Las Vegas, NV
Age 27
Hobbies - Designing Clothes, Fashion, Being involved in motorsports, Loves cars
5 Champ Car World Series Wins

First female driver to run full-time in Champ Car World Series (2008)
First female driver to score top five finish in Champ Car (4th 08 Holland GP)

Recorded four straight top ten showings (Road America, Holland, Australia, Mexico City)
Held fastest race lap in Holland Grand Prix at 60.03 Seconds (Avg 204.129 Mph) 

Won first ever Champ Car race - Mont-Tremblant 2010                                                                                   

Bio & Career Highlights 
Sheri made history on a number of levels during her short stint in the Champ Car World Series, becoming the first female owner/driver to complete her first four Champ Car races all with top ten results. Sheri ran only four races at the end of the 2008 season. She finished 10th in her first race at Road America after starting 16th, She followed that up with a career best 4th in Holland and finished off the season strong with a nice 6th place in Australia and 8th in the season finale Grand Prix of Mexico City. Since that time she has gone onto win five races and post a top three showing in the series championship. Her fast and stunning start to her racing career has earned her a full time slot in open wheel racing. She is becoming a huge success not only in motorsports but also in the business world as well. Her skills, business knowledge and talent have propelled her to become a successful fashion designer as well as the next female rising star of open wheel racing. Since joining her husband Mark at MP Racing in 2008, Sheri handles alot of the race team's day to day operations. She spends alot of time at the race shop preparing equipment for the upcoming races.

BRUNO JUNQUEIRA - Driver #18 Z-Line Designs Cosworth/Panoz/Bridgestone

Height 5'7
Weight 150 Lbs
Birthplace- Belo Horizonte, Brazil 
Marital Status - Married
Age - 37
Residence - Miami, FL
Hobbies - Racing, Boating, Golf 
Three-time Champ Car World Series Runner-up
Captured First Career Victory at Road America During Rookie Season (2001)
Earned First Pole position at Nazareth in Third Series Qualifying Attempt
2000 FIA International F3000 Champion
First driver since Bobby Rahal to win races in each of his first five years in Champ Car
Bio & Career Highlights
Bruno Junqueira started racing go karts in Brazil and dominated Formula Three Sudamericana before moving onto Formula 3000. He tested F1 cars for the Williams Formula One team for many years, and came close to landing a full time race drive in 2000, losing out to veteran driver Jenson Button. He rebounded from this setback, winning that year's International Formula 3000 World Championship. After running with Champ Car teams Chip Ganassi Racing, Newman/Haas Racing and Dale Coyne Racing from 2001-2007, Bruno also drove part time in the IZOD Indy Car series with Sarah Fisher's race team. In 2013 Bruno returned to Champ Car with MP Racing as a third car entry. Bruno is a long time friend of team owner Mark Plourde. Junqueira first drove an open wheel race car in 2001 with the Target Chip Ganassi Racing team.



//JULY 31 - AUGUST 2, 2015

J. Wilson       P2
 M. Plourde      P3
S. Plourde      P4
 B. Junqueira   P6



01.  Oriol Servia
02.  Justin Wilson
03Mark Plourde
04.  Sheri Plourde
05.  Simon Pagenaud
01. Justin Wilson
02. Ricardo Zonta
03. Mark Plourde
04. Timo Glock
05. Sheri Plourde


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