CHAMPCAR/CART: Cleveland: Herdez Competition Saturday notes and quotes

No. 55 Ford-Cosworth/Lola/Bridgestone Practice Time: 58.507 seconds Speed: 129.584 mph Position: 14th Qualifying Time: 58.050 seconds Speed: 130.605 mph Position: 13th Mario Domínguez - Driver "I'm very pleased with how qualifying went...

No. 55 Ford-Cosworth/Lola/Bridgestone
Practice Time: 58.507 seconds Speed: 129.584 mph Position: 14th
Qualifying Time: 58.050 seconds Speed: 130.605 mph Position: 13th

Mario Domínguez - Driver

"I'm very pleased with how qualifying went today. We made a big improvement in the lap times from yesterday. Last night we worked very hard... Tom Brown, Keith Wiggins and I... to find the right set up for the car. The chemistry between us gets better all the time. I think I am happiest about the work that we did together as a team."

Fast Facts

* This 13th place qualifying is the best for Dominguez since round five at Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca where he qualified 12th.

* The Marconi Grand Prix of Cleveland marks Domínguez's ninth start in the CART FedEx Championship Series.

* Domínguez currently stands 20th in the Drivers Championship with seven points.

What's Next

Champ Car warm up will take place at 9:30 am ET on Sunday followed by the 115-lap Marconi Grand Prix of Cleveland beginning at 1:30 pm ET.

Event Coverage

CBS Sports will carry the race live in the US beginning at 1:30 pm ET. In Mexico, the broadcast will be live on TV Azteca. Live audio and timing and scoring will be available online at www.cart.com.

-Herdez-

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Mario Dominguez , Mario D , Tom Brown