CHAMPCAR/CART: Houston Drive-Thru Crew Qualifying Notes

Drive-Thru Crew News Texaco Grand Prix of Houston Houston, Texas September 24-26, 1999 Circuit: 1.527-mile temporary street course Race: 100 laps/152.70 miles Broadcast: Sunday, September 26 - ABC Live 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST Saturday ...

Drive-Thru Crew News Texaco Grand Prix of Houston Houston, Texas September 24-26, 1999

Circuit: 1.527-mile temporary street course Race: 100 laps/152.70 miles Broadcast: Sunday, September 26 - ABC Live 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST

Saturday Qualifying

Tony Kanaan, #44 McDonald's Honda-Reynard - Qualified 8th:

"I think we had a car to be in the top five for sure, but I caught some traffic on my fast lap and here you only get two laps. I think we have a reasonable car for the race. It's difficult to pass, so we'll see what happens."

Top-10 Qualifiers:

1.  Juan Montoya        58.699 = 93.651 mph
2.  Bryan Herta         59.086 = 93.037 mph
3.  Paul Tracy          59.106 = 93.006 mph
4.  Dario Franchitti    59.179 = 92.891 mph
5.  Max Papis           59.192 = 92.871 mph
6.  Gil de Ferran       59.411 = 92.528 mph
7.  Naoki Hattori       59.569 = 92.283 mph
8.  Tony Kanaan         59.649 = 92.159 mph
9.  Jan Magnussen       59.727 = 92.039 mph
10. Adrian Fernandez    59.789 = 91.943 mph

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Jan Magnussen , Gil de Ferran , Max Papis , Adrian Fernandez , Paul Tracy , Dario Franchitti , Tony Kanaan , Bryan Herta , Naoki Hattori