IRL: Indy 500: Roth Racing files 2006 entry

INDY PRO SERIES VETERAN ROTH TO DRIVE OWN ENTRY IN 90th INDY 500 INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, March 29, 2006 -- Roth Racing filed an entry March 27 for the 90th Indianapolis 500, with team owner Marty Roth as the driver. The 90th Indianapolis 500...

INDY PRO SERIES VETERAN ROTH TO DRIVE OWN ENTRY IN 90th INDY 500

INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, March 29, 2006 -- Roth Racing filed an entry March 27 for the 90th Indianapolis 500, with team owner Marty Roth as the driver.

The 90th Indianapolis 500 is scheduled for Sunday, May 28 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Entries must be postmarked by midnight Wednesday, April 5.

Roth, from Toronto, will drive the No. 25 Roth Racing Dallara/Honda/Firestone, with an identical backup car entered. Dave Milby is the chief mechanic, and Margaret Disher is the team manager.

Indy Pro Series veteran Roth will attempt to make his third Indianapolis 500 start. His best finish was 24th as a rookie in 2004 in a Roth Racing entry, while his best start was 29th last year in a Roth Racing/PDM Racing entry.

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Indy 500 tickets on sale: Tickets are on sale for the 2006 Indianapolis 500, the 90th running of "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing."

Fans can order tickets online at www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com, by calling the IMS ticket office at (317) 492-6700 or (800) 822-INDY outside the Indianapolis area, or at the ticket office at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Parking and camping information also can be obtained through the ticket office.

Hours for phone orders and the ticket office are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) Monday-Friday, while online orders can be made at any time.

Ticket prices start at just $20.

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