BUSCH: Fontana II: Goodyear Racing preview

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES   NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 25 -- Sony HD 500 NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 27 -- Ameriquest 300 California Speedway (2.0-mile oval) -- Fontana, Calif. Fast Facts for September 2-4, 2005   Tire: Goodyear...

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES   NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 25 -- Sony HD 500
NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 27 -- Ameriquest 300
California Speedway (2.0-mile oval) -- Fontana, Calif.

Fast Facts for September 2-4, 2005   Tire: Goodyear Eagle Speedway Radials

Number of Tires: Nextel Cup:
    Left-side -- 1,200, Right-side -- 1,200;
    Busch Series: Left-side -- 550, Right-side -- 550

Tire Codes: 
    Left-side -- D-6852; Right-side -- D-6854   Tire Circumference: 
    Left-side -- 87.4 in.; Right-side -- 88.7 in.

Technical Inspection Inflation: 
    Left Front -- 30 psi; Left Rear -- 30 psi;
    Right Front -- 48 psi; Right Rear -- 45 psi   Minimum Recommended Inflation: 
    Left Front -- 24 psi; Left Rear -- 24 psi;
    Right Front -- 44 psi; Right Rear -- 41 psi   Estimated Pit Window: Every 48-52 laps, based on fuel mileage.   Notes: This is the second consecutive race that Goodyear has brought this specific combination of left- and right-side tires to California . . . both the Nextel Cup and Busch Series will run the same tire codes this weekend . . . this is the fourth of five Nextel Cup race weekends on which this tire set-up will be run in 2005 . . . in addition to California (twice), this combination was run at Michigan (June only) and Chicagoland already, and will be run for the final time at Kansas next month . . . as on all NASCAR ovals greater than one mile in length, teams are required to run inner liners in all four tire positions at California . . . the inflation in those inner liners should be 12-25 psi greater than that of the outer tire.   Goodyear Quote -- Mark Keto, Lead Engineer, Stock Car Racing: "This tire set-up was designed for slightly higher wear and more grip at Fontana, and we saw exactly what we expected earlier this season.  We had good, competitive races back in Februray -- the teams were happy -- and we expect more of the same this weekend."   -goodyear racing-

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