CHAMPCAR/CART: SPEED Channel to host CART Thanksgiving marathon

INDIANAPOLIS (November 12, 2002) - SPEED Channel has announced plans to air a CART marathon that will entertain Champ Car fans with more than 32 hours of race coverage starting Thanksgiving morning and concluding the following evening. SPEED ...

INDIANAPOLIS (November 12, 2002) - SPEED Channel has announced plans to air a CART marathon that will entertain Champ Car fans with more than 32 hours of race coverage starting Thanksgiving morning and concluding the following evening.

SPEED Channel will rebroadcast all 13 Champ Car events televised on SPEED, starting with Monterrey, Mexico Thanksgiving morning at 9:00 a.m. ET, followed by Long Beach (11:30 a.m.), Japan (2:00 p.m.), Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca (4:30 p.m.), Vancouver (7:00 p.m.) and Elkhart Lake (9:30 p.m.) in succession. The marathon continues on into early Friday with Montreal (12:00 a.m.) and Denver (2:30 a.m.), then picks back up at 9:00 a.m. with England, Australia (11:30 a.m.), Fontana (2:00 p.m.) and concludes with the re-airing of this Sunday's season finale Gran Premio Telmex/Gigante Presented by Banamex/Visa from Mexico City (5:30 p.m.).

Friday provisional qualifying for this Sunday's Gran Premio Telmex/Gigante Presented by Banamex/Visa in Mexico City, Mexico will air on SPEED Channel (November 15, 4:00 p.m. ET) followed later that evening by CART Friday Night at 10:30 p.m. The final round of qualifying will air November 16 at 3:30 p.m. and the Round 19 CART FedEx Championship Series finale live on Sunday, November 17 at 4:00 p.m.

In addition, SPEED Channel will broadcast a CART Friday Night 2002 Season Wrap-Up next Friday, November 22, at 10:00 p.m. ET.

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