to miss next round of the AF3 Series
Marcelo is pulling out of the Asian Formula Three Series,
for now, due to it being impossible to repair his car crashed
at the last round in BRC, Philippines. He hopes to return
for the last event of the season.
crashed his CJM Dallara 398 heavily at the same corner that
claimed katsuhiro Konnos car in testing for the first
event of 2005 at the Batangas Race Circuit in the Philippines.
Jem Jacinto, manager of CJM, reported that the car was beyond
repair. The chassis has a huge crack and everything
forward of the engine bulkhead is a total loss. The only undamaged
parts are the gearbox, engine and right hand rear suspension.
CJM will run just one car for team owner, Christian Jones,
at the next round.
had demonstrated he has inherited the same racing genes as
his late brother, Jovy, having qualified third in the Promotions
Class at BRC. I hope to rejoin the series at the final
round in Batangas next November reported Marcelo