It may not have ended perfectly but it certainly did start that way as newly signed Factory Trackmagic Kart driver, and Grand Am Rolex series star, Memo Gidley, smashed the S3 Track Record at Infineon Raceway Pro-Kart North series race this past weekend being the first S3 driver ever in the 47 second bracket.
Rebuilt, revised and refreshed in the almost three months since putting in a race-leading performance in Round One of the 2009 Grand-Am season-opener at the 47th annual Rolex 24, the #77 Doran Racing / McDonald’s team is in a confident mood heading to Round Two, the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 Bosch Engineering 250 at Virginia International Raceway, next weekend.
Trackmagic Racing Karts is proud to announce a renewed relationship with karting star and Grand Am Rolex Series driver Memo Gidley. Over the course of his career, Gidley has raced and won in just about everything that moves. Starting with sailboats and BMX bikes in his youth, Gidley moved on to motocross before winning the USAC Russell Championship Series in his rookie season, then karts, FF2000, Champ Cars, Speed World Challenge, ALMS prototypes and currently Grand Am Rolex Series Daytona …Continue reading
It may not have been a current Ferrari or McLaren F1 car, but Grand Am Rolex Series star Memo Gidley did recently get a rare opportunity to feel what it’s like to drive in a number of history-making cars, including a Maserati race winning Grand Prix Car around Infineon Raceway.
Rolex Grand-Am star Memo Gidley continues to show why he is a super competitor and extreme athlete by winning Round #1 in the Super 800 Class at Salt Springs Reservoir this past weekend.
Grand-Am Rolex series star Memo Gidley, like he is known to do, turned an off weekend into a race weekend by competing in Round One of the Superkarts North series race this past weekend at Infineon Raceway.