IRL: CART statement on Tony Renna

SURFERS PARADISE, Australia (October 25, 2003) - What follows is a statement from CART and the Champ Car World Series expressing its grief over the tragic loss of former CART Ladder System driver Tony Renna, who perished earlier this week in a ...

IRL: CART statement on Tony Renna

SURFERS PARADISE, Australia (October 25, 2003) - What follows is a statement from CART and the Champ Car World Series expressing its grief over the tragic loss of former CART Ladder System driver Tony Renna, who perished earlier this week in a post-season testing accident. The statement should be attributed to CART President and CEO Christopher R. Pook.

"Everyone in the Champ Car community was shocked and saddened upon learning of the tragic death of Tony Renna on Wednesday. Tony competed for six years in CART's Barber Dodge Pro Series and Indy Lights Series from 1995 to 2000 and was primed to be one of the sport's future stars. We would like to express our condolences to the family, fiancee and friends of Tony Renna over this untimely loss."

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