Good morning from Watkins Glen International where the Craftsman Truck Series will be in action this weekend in the Parts America 150 along with the NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series in the Ruffles 150. Support races for the weekend will be the U.S. Formula Ford National Championship Series. They'll be competing in two seperate races this weekend on Saturday and Sunday where they'll settle the bid for the 1997 championship.

Today's schedule include:


8 am:  Gates Open for spectator admission and camping
9 - 9:50 am:  U.S. Formula Ford 2000 practice
10 am - 11:30 am:  NASCAR Craftsman Truck optional test
11:45 am - 12:15 pm:  U.S. Formula Ford 2000 practice
1:15 pm - 1:45 pm:  U.S. Formula Ford 2000 practice
2 pm - 3:20 pm:  NASCAR Craftsman truck optional test
3:30 pm - 4 pm:  U.S. Formula Ford 2000 Qualifying

Just like the Bud at the Glen weekend, if anyone has any questions about the weekend, please feel free to e-mail me at and I'll be happy to try and help you.

Stay tuned for more updates throughout the day and weekend.