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Re: 88, 89 imsa cars
> I heard that Jo Hoppen has gone to Germany to talk with the folks over at
> Audi AG and see if they car start a racing team in the US once again.
> Jo Hoppen now has a large performance shop in Sarisota, FL (Jo Hoppen
> Motorsports), and I think he is proposing to build/prep these race cars
> for some NA race series.
A few years back, I heard that Jo Hoppen was quietly kicked-out of VW/Audi
due to some conflicts of interest he got himself involved with ... if that
was indeed the case -- rumors being what they are, you never know for sure
-- I'd be surprised if Audi chooses him to run their racing operation. Of
course, time heals all wounds ... well, most of them anyway. :^)
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