CHAMPCAR/CART: Monterrey fast facts

FAST FACTS FOR THE TECATE TELMEX MONTERREY GRAND PRIX PRESENTED BY HERDEZ WHAT: Tecate Telmex Grand Prix of Monterrey Presented by Herdez WHERE: Fundidora Park, Monterrey, Mexico WHEN: Friday-Sunday, March 9-11. SUPPORT EVENTS: Dayton Indy...

FAST FACTS FOR THE TECATE TELMEX MONTERREY GRAND PRIX PRESENTED BY HERDEZ

WHAT: Tecate Telmex Grand Prix of Monterrey Presented by Herdez

WHERE: Fundidora Park, Monterrey, Mexico

WHEN: Friday-Sunday, March 9-11.

SUPPORT EVENTS: Dayton Indy Lights Championship, Copa McCormick Campeonato Mustang, Ford Focus ZX3 Celebrity Race.

CART SCHEDULE (All Times Local): FRIDAY, MARCH 9 - Champ Car practice, 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Indy Lights practice, 11:45 a.m.-12:25 p.m.; Champ Car practice, 1:30-3:15 p.m.; Indy Lights qualifying, 4:15-4:45 p.m. SATURDAY, MARCH 10 - Indy Lights practice, 8:45-9:25 a.m.; Champ Car practice, 9:45-11:15 a.m.; Indy Lights qualifying, 1-1:30 p.m.; Champ Car qualifying (two groups, 30 minutes each), 1:45-3 p.m. SUNDAY, MARCH 11 - Indy Lights warm-up, 8:45-9 a.m.; Champ Car warm-up, 11-11:30 a.m.; Indy Lights race, 1 p.m.; Grid Champ Cars, 2:15 p.m.; Tecate Telmex Monterrey Grand Prix Presented by Herdez, 3 p.m.

BROADCAST: TV - (ABC, live, 3 p.m. ET). RADIO - CART Radio Network. INTERNET - www.cart.com .

PRE-RACE PROGRAMMING: Tecate Telmex Monterrey Grand Prix Presented by Herdez pole qualifying, 3 a.m. ET Sunday, ESPN2; CART 2Day, 11:30 a.m. ET Sunday, ESPN2.

DEFENDING CHAMPION: Inaugural event.

DEFENDING POLESITTER: Inaugural event.

TRACK LAYOUT: 2.1-mile road course.

RACE LENGTH: TBD

TRACK RECORDS: Inaugural event.

RACE NUMBER: 1 of 21.

2000 FedEx CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES POINTS LEADERS: 1. Gil de Ferran, 168 points; 2. Adrian Fernandez, 158; 3. Roberto Moreno, 147; 4. Kenny Brack, 135; 5. Paul Tracy, 134.

-CART-

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Gil de Ferran , Adrian Fernandez , Roberto Moreno , Paul Tracy , Kenny Brack