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Race Advance-Fast Facts Round Six of the 1998 IRL Championship Dover Downs International Speedway Pep Boys 400K, July 19, 1998 Car Title Car Package ...

Race Advance-Fast Facts Round Six of the 1998 IRL Championship Dover Downs International Speedway Pep Boys 400K, July 19, 1998

Car Title                                        Car Package
#5 Sprint PCS/RadioShack/QUALCOMM                 G-Force/Aurora/Firestone

Dover Downs International Speedway Facts

** Race will be run at 12:00 PM (EDT) on Sunday, July 19 ** The Pep Boys 400K is an inaugural event ** IRL cars will run 239 laps on the 1.0 mile oval ** Only motorsports facility to offer on-premise gambling with over 1,000 slot machines on the grounds ** The last Indy car-style winner at Dover Downs was Art Pollard in 1969 ** Dover Downs hosts two NASCAR races per year

About the Track

1.0 mile oval Straightaways: 1,076 Feet Turns: 1,564 Feet Banking in Turns: 24 degrees Banking on Straights: 9 degrees

The Pep Boys 400K will be televised live on CBS at 12:00 PM (EDT). Speedvision will air qualifying on Speedvision, July 18 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT). Race coverage will also be provided by the IMS Radio network live at noon on Sunday, with pre-race show beginning at 11:30 PM (EDT). The radio network will also broadcast qualifications at 3:30 PM (EDT) on July 18.

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