<pre> FOUNTAIN, Colo., Wednesday, June 14, 2000 - Event happenings taking place at the Radisson Indy 200 on June 16-18 at Pikes Peak International Raceway: SCHEDULE: The Radisson Indy 200 starts at 2 p.m. (MDT) Sunday, June 18....
<pre> FOUNTAIN, Colo., Wednesday, June 14, 2000 - Event happenings taking place at the Radisson Indy 200 on June 16-18 at Pikes Peak International Raceway:
SCHEDULE: The Radisson Indy 200 starts at 2 p.m. (MDT) Sunday, June 18. MBNA Pole qualifying starts at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, June 17. Practice sessions start at 11 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Friday, June 16, and 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. June 17.
The USAC MCI WorldCom National/Western Midget Car Series will conduct a race at PPIR on June 18 at 11:30 a.m.
*** TICKETS: Tickets for the Radisson Indy 200 are available by calling (888) 306-RACE.
*** ON THE AIR: The Radisson Indy 200 will be televised live on ABC at 4 p.m. (EDT) June 18. "Indy Racing 2Day" will be televised live at 11 a.m. June 18 on ESPN2. ESPN2 will televise MBNA Pole qualifying at 5:30 p.m. (EDT) June 17. The Indy Racing Radio Network will broadcast a 30-minute pre-race show at 3:30 p.m. (EDT) June 18, followed by the live race broadcast at 4 p.m. The IRRN will air MBNA Pole qualifying at 5:30 p.m. (EDT) June 17. The IRRN race broadcast also will be available live on the Internet at www.indyracing.com as part of a partnership between Indy Racing Online and Yahoo!/broadcast.com, the world's leading Web broadcast site.
AUTOGRAPHS: A Northern Light Series driver autograph session for race fans will take place June 17 from 4:45-5:45 p.m. (MDT) in the PPIR garage area.
LIVE TIMING AND SCORING: Live timing and scoring reports from Radisson Indy 200 practice, MBNA Pole qualifying and the race will be available on the Internet at www.indyracing.com.
BIG MUSIC FROM BIG HEAD TODD: Popular rock group Big Head Todd and the Monsters will perform at concert at PPIR following the Radisson Indy 200. The three members of the band are natives of Denver.
CARA PARTY: CARA Charities and Indy Racing will present the second annual Party @ Peaks "Rockin' the Rockies" at 6 p.m. (MDT) June at PPIR. Tickets are $25 and proceeds benefit CARA Charities. "Rockin' the Rockies" will feature 1950s motif, food beverages and activities such as a dunk tank and lip-sync contest.