For Immediate Release
RAIN ENDS INDY RACING LEAGUE OPEN TEST AT WALT DISNEY WORLD
LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLA., December 12, 1997 -- Continuing heavy rainfall in the Orlando area forced the Indy Racing League to end open testing at Walt Disney World Speedway today, with no on-track activity to report. The forecast in the Orlando area calls for heavy rains to continue throughout the weekend. Private team testing will continue next week at the Walt Disney World Speedway. The teams are preparing for the 1998 season-opening Indy 200 at Walt Disney World presented by Aurora. The race weekend will run from January 22 - 24 and tickets are available at Ticketmaster by calling 407/839-3900.