IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Walker Racing Announces Dell Computer as Technology Provider

INDIANAPOLIS, May 26, 2000 - Derrick Walker, owner of Walker Racing announced today that Dell Computer Corporation has signed on as a technology provider for Walker Racing's CART and IRL teams. "We're pleased to announce that Dell Computer ...

INDIANAPOLIS, May 26, 2000 - Derrick Walker, owner of Walker Racing announced today that Dell Computer Corporation has signed on as a technology provider for Walker Racing's CART and IRL teams.

"We're pleased to announce that Dell Computer Corporation joins our CART and IRL teams as a technical partner," said Walker. "In this day and age, the rapid development of the present-day modern day open wheel race cars requires development systems that operate with equipment that Dell, an industry leader, manufacturers and provides. Through this partnership with Dell, we will be able to supply our engineers with state-of-the-art equipment to aid our car development and our endeavors in the CART and IRL series."

Dell Computer Corporation is the world's leading direct computer systems company, based on revenues of $27 billion for the past four quarters, and is a premier provider of products and services required for customers to build their Internet infrastructures. The company ranks No. 56 on the Fortune 500, No. 210 on the Fortune Global 500 and No. 3 on the Fortune "most admired" list of companies. Dell designs, manufactures and customizes products and services to customer requirements, and offers an extensive selection of software and peripherals. Information on Dell and its products can be obtained on the World Wide Web at www.dell.com. and PowerVault storage products. The company's computers are manufactured one at a time, as ordered by the customer.

Walker Racing is the only open-wheel team to compete on a full-time basis in both the CART Fed Ex Championship Series with rookie Shinji Nakano and in the Indy Racing Northern Light Series with rookie Sarah Fisher. Walker Racing's other corporate sponsors partners are Walker Racing's corporate sponsor partners are avex, Alpine, Mitsuba, Cummins, Mead, SpeedWRX.com, NGK, St. Elmo Steakhouse, Honda, Reynard and Firestone.

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Series Automotive , IndyCar
Drivers Sarah Fisher , Shinji Nakano