CHAMPCAR/CART: Yahoo to auction chance to be on pit crew at Honda Grand Prix

Opportunity for someone to be part of the pit crew at the Honda Grand Prix to be auctioned on Yahoo auctions. The 2001 race season will build to a crescendo with the final event, the Honda Grand Prix of Monterey featuring the Shell 300, October...

Opportunity for someone to be part of the pit crew at the Honda Grand Prix to be auctioned on Yahoo auctions.

The 2001 race season will build to a crescendo with the final event, the Honda Grand Prix of Monterey featuring the Shell 300, October 12-14.

On May 19th, 2001 at 12:00 Noon, Yahoo will be the host of a once in a lifetime auction. The winner will spend 3 days at the Laguna Seca Speedway in Monterey, California as part of the working pit crew for the Honda Grand Prix. The winner of this auction will be on the actual pit team. Winner must be available for all three days of the event and make their own travel arrangements to Monterey.

The Grand Prix features some of greatest drivers pushing the extreme in the fastest race cars known to man - the 900-horsepower carbon fiber and titanium Champ Cars of Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) and the FedEx Championship Series. More than 100,000 fans from around the world turn out every year to watch the likes of Gil de Ferran, Michael Andretti and Adrian Fernandez at one of the most popular racing events on the motorsports calendar.

With die-hard racing fans paying $600.00 a ticket for the best locations, this opportunity should generate a tremendous amount of interest from racing fans around the world.

-yahoo.com

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Series IndyCar , General
Drivers Gil de Ferran , Michael Andretti