Found October 17, 2013 on Formula 1 Blog:
Iowa_corn_indy_e633
Sebastien Bourdais has been named today as the driver of the car being vacated by Tony Kanaan. The four time Champ Car World Series champion joins the team after a 2 year stint at Jay Penske’s Dragon Racing. “I want to thank Kevin Kalkhoven, Jimmy Vasser and Sulli for this opportunity,” said Bourdais.” The fact that we have an agreement with KVSH Racing so early, and that I have a two-year contract, means we have the opportunity to develop as a team. I am looking forward to meeting the crew and getting started with testing as soon as possible.  I also want to thank Jay and all the guys at Dragon Racing for their support over the last two seasons. I wish them the best of luck in the future.” Since winning his last Champ Car championship, Bourdais tried a stint in Formula 1 driving for Scuderia Toro Rosso, where he struggled substantially and only scored 6 points. Also joined the factory Peugeot sports car team around that time where he finished 2nd at the 24 Hours of Le Mans 3 times ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Bourdais signs 2-year deal with KVSH

Four-time series champion Sebastien Bourdais has signed with KV Racing to replace Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan, The Associated Press has learned. Three people familiar with the signing said Wednesday that Bourdais signed a two-year contract with the team, KVSH Racing. They spoke on condition of anonymity because principals Kevin Kalkhoven, Jimmy Vasser and James "Sulli...
All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.