CHAMPCAR/CART: Detroit drivers autograph session

DETROIT (June 10, 2000) -- IMG Motorsports, organizers of the 19th Annual Tenneco Automotive Grand Prix of Detroit, will be holding an all CART driver autograph session on Saturday, June 17, from 4:45 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. All the drivers from the...

DETROIT (June 10, 2000) -- IMG Motorsports, organizers of the 19th Annual Tenneco Automotive Grand Prix of Detroit, will be holding an all CART driver autograph session on Saturday, June 17, from 4:45 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

All the drivers from the CART FedEx Championship Series such as Michael Andretti, Kenny Brack, Gil de Ferran, Adrian Fernandez, Christian Fittipaldi, Dario Franchitti, Juan Montoya, Max Papis, Paul Tracy, and Jimmy Vasser will be on hand to sign autographs for race fans. Additionally, select drivers from the Dayton Indy Lights Championship will participate.

"This is a unique way to say thank you to all the fans for their support over the years. For the first time in Grand Prix history, every CART driver will be available to sign autographs," said Denny Young, Vice President of IMG Motorsports. "The autograph session provides a fantastic opportunity for race fans to interact with their favorite drivers."

The autograph session will be located in the CART team motorhome area and exclusive to Tenneco Automotive Grand Prix of Detroit paddock pass holders for the first 15 minutes. It will open to the general public for the last 30 minutes of the session.

The Tenneco Automotive Grand Prix of Detroit will be held June 16-18 at The Raceway on Belle Isle. To order tickets, call 1-800-498-RACE or 313-870-7223 or visit any TicketMaster location. Anyone interested in being a part of the race as a volunteer should contact the Detroit Grand Prix Association at 313-872-3472. For further event and ticket information, visit www.imgmotorsports.com.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Gil de Ferran , Max Papis , Adrian Fernandez , Paul Tracy , Dario Franchitti , Kenny Brack