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GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series -- Race No. 17 -- Dodge Dealers Ram Tough 200 Gateway International Raceway (1.25-mile oval) -- Madison, Ill. Fast Facts for August 31-September 1, 2007 Tire: Goodyear Wrangler Speedway ...

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series -- Race No. 17 -- Dodge Dealers Ram Tough 200

Gateway International Raceway (1.25-mile oval) -- Madison, Ill.
Fast Facts for August 31-September 1, 2007

Tire: Goodyear Wrangler Speedway Radials

Number of Tires: Left-side -- 325; Right-side -- 325

Tire Codes: Left-side -- D-4104; Right-side -- D-4106

Tire Circumference: Left-side -- 87.4 in.; Right-side -- 88.6 in.

Technical Inspection Inflation: Left Front -- 20 psi; Left Rear -- 20 psi; Right Front -- 30 psi; Right Rear -- 30 psi

Minimum Recommended Inflation: Left Front -- 15 psi; Left Rear -- 13 psi; Right Front -- 29 psi; Right Rear -- 26 psi

Estimated Pit Window: Every 65-70 laps, based on fuel mileage (Nextel Cup).

Notes: This is the first time that NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series teams have run this specific combination of left- and right-side tires at Gateway . . . NASCAR Busch Series teams ran this same tire set-up at Gateway in July . . . this combination is not new to NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series teams, having been run at Milwaukee and Indianapolis earlier this summer . . . truck teams are also scheduled to run this tire set-up at New Hampshire next race and Phoenix in November . . . as on all NASCAR ovals greater than one mile in length, teams are required to run inner liners in all four tire positions at Gateway . . . air pressure in those inner liners should be 12-25 psi greater than that of the outer tire.

-credit: goodyear racing

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