2001 Bruno Junqueira Target Chip Ganassi CART IndyCar Race Worn Suit
Striking looking suit in more ways than one, worn by Brazilian driver Bruno Junqueira. The suit was used in Junqueira first season in the CART IndyCar championship 2001 while driving for the Target Chip Ganassi team. After a victorious season in Formula 3000 winning the championship. He was offered the full time drive with Ganassi the following year replacing the departing Juan Montoya who moved to Formula1. For his ‘rookie’ season Junqueira did well recording a win with other top five finishes and claiming a pole position.
This eye-catching Sparco ‘Target red’ suit has its left sleeve in yellow and a yellow edged in black lightning bolt across both the front and back. The team’s major sponsor Target brandings feature prominently on the front, back and neck. Many other sponsorship/suppliers logos are embroidered on to the suit including STP, Havoline, Toyota and Fujifilm to name but a few.
This suit would be a stand out piece in any collection.