Englishtown: Goodyear Racing preview

GOODYEAR TIRE FAST FACTS NHRA -- Lucas Oil Super Nationals Old Bridge Township Raceway Park Englishtown, New Jersey June 19-22, 2008 TIRES: Goodyear Eagle Dragway Specials Tire Codes Rear ...

GOODYEAR TIRE FAST FACTS

NHRA -- Lucas Oil Super Nationals
Old Bridge Township Raceway Park
Englishtown, New Jersey
June 19-22, 2008

TIRES: Goodyear Eagle Dragway Specials

Tire Codes Rear Front
TOP FUEL D2420 OR D2550 D2404
FUNNY CAR D2420 or D2550 D1961 or D1962
PRO STOCK D2200 D2981

RECOMMENDED MINIMUM COLD PRESSURE:

TOP FUEL REAR -- 6.5 PSI FRONT -- 70 PSI
FUNNY CAR Rear -- 6.0 psi Front -- 45 psi
PRO STOCK Rear -- 5.0 psi Front -- 45 psi

Circumference Rear Front

TOP FUEL 115 inches 69 inches
FUNNY CAR 115 inches 72-75.5 inches
PRO STOCK 105 INCHES (D2200) 78.5 INCHES

TELEVISION:
SATURDAY, JUNE 21: 4:30-5:30 AND 7-8 P.M. (EASTERN TIME), ESPN2
Sunday, June 22: 8-11 p.m. (Eastern Time), ESPN2

Did you know? --This race will be the first in competition for Goodyear's D2550 rear drive tire for Top Fuel and Funny Car.

GOODYEAR QUOTE: Carolyn Ashbee, sales and marketing manager for drag racing -- "The Top Fuel and Funny Car teams will have their choice between our new D2550 tire and the D2420 at this race. We'll be working closely with teams in those categories, as well as our other customers, this weekend."

-credit: goodyear

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