The Champ Car Summit

The Champ Car Summit

On race morning in Houston last weekend, the four Champ Car World Series co-owners - Gerry Forsythe, Kevin Kalkhoven, Dan Pettit and Paul Gentilozzi - sat down with a select group of journalists to answer questions on Champ Car's current state of affairs. David Malsher was there

Q: There has been talk of dissent between the four of you. Could you address who is leading this right now and where are you taking it?

Kevin Kalkhoven: "To say we are extremely co-operative with each other would be an understatement. The whole process of getting through our first three races has been extremely difficult but I will tell you right now that Paul and I have been on the phone every four hours every day.

"Do we agree about everything? Absolutely not - you can't get four guys to agree about absolutely everything. But are we 98 per cent in agreement? Absolutely. For example, we have a planning cycle, which we are all comfortable with. The first three races have been very successful and to get to that point, Paul, Gerry Dan and I have worked together very hard.

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