What: Round 5 of 12 of the 2000 Barber Dodge Pro Series When: Qualifying Fri. June 16, 4:45 p.m. 30 min/ Final Qualifying Sat. June 17, 12:20 p.m., 30 min/ RACE START 3:45 p.m., 40 MINUTES Where: 2.346-mile temporary circuit on the...
What: Round 5 of 12 of the 2000 Barber Dodge Pro Series
When: Qualifying Fri. June 16, 4:45 p.m. 30 min/ Final Qualifying Sat. June 17, 12:20 p.m., 30 min/ RACE START 3:45 p.m., 40 MINUTES
Where: 2.346-mile temporary circuit on the Raceway at Belle Isle, Detroit, Mich.
Who: Twenty-seven drivers from seven different countries (entry list attached)
Television: July 6 at 6:00 p.m. EDT on ESPN2 (rebroadcast 7/7 at 5:00 a.m.EDT)
* Last year's winner Todd Snyder is currently racing in the CART Dayton Indy Lights Series with Brian Stewart Racing. Pole sitter Jeff Simmons is currently driving for Team KOOL Green in the same series.
* Fastest Race Lap in 1999: Nilton Rossoni, 1:33.026 sec. (90.788 mph)
* Fastest Qualifier in 1999: Jeff Simmons, 1:33.354 (90.469mph)
* This round is the third of eight rounds that the Barber Dodge Pro Series will race in support of a CART FedEx Series event.
* Jon Fogarty of Portola Valley, Ca. currently enjoys a 14-point lead over Nilton Rossoni of Brazil
* Driver Jeff Morton will be racing to raise money for the Detroit Metro Make-A-Wish Foundation
<pre> Round 5 Entry List as of Monday, June 5, 2000 The Barber Dodge Pro Series Race at The Tenneco Automotive Grand Prix of Detroit, The Raceway on Belle Isle, Detroit Michigan
June 18, 2000
Car Driver/Hometown Sponsor(s) Color
4 Brent Sherman/ North Barrington, Ill. Serta Mattress Co. Dk. Blue 5 Sepp Koster/Heemskerk, The Netherlands Blue Bay Curacao Golf Resort; Stora-Drain; Uitert; IR Productions; Respons Black/Silver 7 Jamie Menninga/Pella, Iowa Event Marketing Enterprises, Inc.; Lee's Grinding White 8 Peter Boss/Narragansett, R.I. ITIS, Inc.; ITInfosource.com; Cross Pens; Lacoste Clothing; gadzoox; Hitachi Blue/Silver/Red 9 Roger Yasukawa/Santa Monica, Calif. "99 BDPS Co-Rookie of the Year"; Tokyo Ueno Clinic; Kenwood Black 11 Thed Bj