Papis splits with PK Racing

Italian Champ Car driver Max Papis and team PK Racing have decided to go their separate ways after just seven races together.

Papis splits with PK Racing

The 33-year-old has only been with the single-car team since the Portland race in June. His last four starts have seen him finish in the top ten, with a best of fourth at Elkhart Lake.

"I very much enjoyed my time with the team and I think we had some good results," said Papis in a press release. "Our results in the last four races showed we could be competitive."

Papis was the third driver to race for PK this season. Patrick Lemarie began the season with the team before Bryan Herta replaced him for the Laguna Seca race. Papis then took over in Portland.

Papis's plans for the remainder of the season include a Grand-Am race at Mont-Tremblant and doing the Petit Le Mans event for JML Team Panoz.

The team has yet to announce a replacement for Papis for this weekend's Champ Car race on the streets of Denver.

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