IRL: Infiniti Indy At Texas Friday Practice

The final round of the 1999 Pep Boys Indy Racing League championship takes place this weekend in Fort Worth, Texas at the 1.5-mile Texas Motor Speedway. In practice today for the Mall.com 500, Infiniti Indy driver Eddie Cheever Jr. recorded the...

The final round of the 1999 Pep Boys Indy Racing League championship takes place this weekend in Fort Worth, Texas at the 1.5-mile Texas Motor Speedway. In practice today for the Mall.com 500, Infiniti Indy driver Eddie Cheever Jr. recorded the 11th and 12th fastest laps in each of the two practice sessions.

The racing action continues on Saturday, Oct. 16 with qualifying at 1 p.m. (EDT). The battle for the PPG Pole will be televised live on Speedvision.

The Mall.com 500 race will be televised Sunday, Oct. 17 on a same-day, delayed basis at 4 p.m. (EDT) on ABC.

Practice Highlights: Practice #1 1. Scott Goodyear, 214.778 2. Sam Schmidt, 214.444 3. Davey Hamilton, 214.373 4. Scott Sharp, 214.216 5. Mark Dismore, 214.172 11. Eddie Cheever Jr., 212.927

Practice #2 1. Scott Goodyear, 216.045 2. Scott Sharp, 215.627 3. Mark Dismore, 215.069 4. Robby Unser, 213.979 5. Sam Schmidt, 213.770 12. Eddie Cheever, Jr. 212.478

Be part of something big

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series IndyCar
Drivers Eddie Cheever , Davey Hamilton , Scott Sharp , Mark Dismore , Scott Goodyear , Sam Schmidt , Robby Unser