Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Galles Adds New Drivers, New Cars, New Sponsors.(Sports)

Byline: Dennis Latta Journal Staff Writer

Albuquerque's Galles Racing will expand to a three-car team for 2001 and has signed Casey Mears, the son of Roger Mears, and Didier Andre of France to drive with Al Unser Jr.

The Galles team competes in the Indy Racing Northern Light Series and had Unser, a two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, as its only driver last year.

Mears, 22, finished third in points in the Dayton Indy Lights Series last year, his fourth season on that circuit. He ran in the final CART race of the year on the oval at Fontana, Calif., and had the best finish ever for a Lights driver in his debut at fourth place.

''Casey is the No. …

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