IRL: Indy 500: Bryan Herta day three summary

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Bryan Herta, #7 XM Satellite Radio Dallara/Honda/Firestone

"We made some good gains with the feel of the XM Satellite Radio car and that is the key early in the week, getting the car to feel the way I want. We still haven't been working on a trimmed out race car yet. Indy always feels better when you're going faster. That little bit of extra speed gives you a little more downforce and a little more grip. You know the faster you go, the better it feels."

Bryan Herta Facts
Herta made his first major open-wheel start at the 1994 Indianapolis 500, starting 22nd and finishing ninth.
Herta has one Indy Racing League® IndyCar® Series win, coming at Kansas on July 6th last year in only his third IndyCar Series start.
In his only other start at Indy, Herta started 33rd and finished 13th in 1995.

George Klotz, Team Manager, #7 XM Satellite Radio Dallara/Honda/Firestone

"It was a really good day for the XM Satellite Radio team. We found some things that make the car go quick and we were able to make a lot of runs. Today was our best day yet."


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