CHAMPCAR/CART: De Ferran The Early Show appearance moved to Friday

Two-time FedEx Championship Series champion Gil de Ferran, originally scheduled to appear on CBS' The Early Show on Thursday, had his visit moved to Friday morning. De Ferran is scheduled to appear around 7:30 a.m. ET on the show. During...

Two-time FedEx Championship Series champion Gil de Ferran, originally scheduled to appear on CBS' The Early Show on Thursday, had his visit moved to Friday morning. De Ferran is scheduled to appear around 7:30 a.m. ET on the show.

During his visit, he will present a $500,000 check on behalf of the CART community to the New York City Public Private Initiatives, Inc. -- Twin Towers Fund to assist those who were effected by the World Trade Center tragedy on Sept. 11. Championship Auto Racing Teams announced the donation Sept. 15 as it prepared for the renamed American Memorial 500 race at EuroSpeedway in Lausitz, Germany. The donation was equivalent to the race purse to symbolize the day's activities were to benefit the relief fund.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Gil de Ferran
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