Ford backed bid to keep Courtney

December 2010
Australian Auto Action;12/8/2010, Issue 1420, p4
The article reports that the deal in which racer James Courtney was brought to an FPR-run Falcon, was brokered by Ford Motor Co. of Australia Ltd. Ford was also responsible for bringing together PepsiCo Inc. and Charlie Schwerkolt, co-owner of the team DJR. However, the deal between DJR and Courtney could not materialise due to complications and Courtney will join Holden Racing Team (HRT) in the 2011 season.


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