Memo Gidley makes his return to the race track after suffering horrible injuries during the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January, and spends some time with The RACER Channel's Robin Miller to discuss his recovery and future plans.
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Memo Gidley recovery update: Challenges and determination
Memo Gidley was seriously injured in a crash during the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January. He brings us up to speed on how his recovery is progressing.
Hello everybody and thanks so much for your support! I wish I could respond and say thank you individually to everyone who has written and posted well wishes on various websites and forums… but recovery and healing have been absolutely non-stop for me.
Team owner Bob Stallings has been in auto racing a long time, but five weeks ago he witnessed a crash involving his driver, Memo Gidley, that took his breath away.
SPEED.com ranks the top full-season DP and GT drivers from this year’s GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series season...
- SPEED TV – Tue, 11/13/2012
Motor Authority –
Son of racing legend Dan Gurney and prominent racer in his own right, Alex Gurney regularly races the Gainsco/Bob Stallings No. 99 car--known as the Red Dragon--in the Grand Am series' Daytona Prototype class.
GRAND-AM Road Racing –
The most significant development in the history of sports car racing in North America was announced today, with plans for a landmark merger of GRAND-AM Road Racing and the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) unveiled at Daytona International Speedway.
SPEED TV –
Jon Fogarty further burnished his name as the Rolex Series all-time leading qualifier on Friday as he pushed his GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Corvette to pole position for Saturday’s Montreal 200.
SPEED TV –
The two-time GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series champion turned a best time of 1:23.035 in his Corvette DP, edging out the No. 10 SunTrust Racing Corvette of Max Angelelli by 0.015 seconds for the top spot.